Posting Summary: Facilities Management (FM) supports the University of Virginia's wide range of research, academic and patient care programs. With over 1,200 employees dedicated to excellence, Facilities Management is responsible for the day-to-day operation, repair and maintenance of U.Va.'s buildings, infrastructure and grounds as well as other University-owned and leased properties.
We have an exciting opportunity for multiple HVAC Mechanics for our maintenance zones, who perform journey level installation, repair, and maintenance on a variety of package and central heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems. Other duties include preventative maintenance; servicing, overhauling, and maintaining a variety of window and small package units or large central units; and determining equipment needs. The incumbent receives job assignments from a supervisor however most work is performed with little supervision.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required. A minimum of four years of experience in the HVAC trade, as well as a Journeyman HVAC License or higher is required. A valid driver's license, with a positive points balance is also required for this position. A working knowledge of the installation, maintenance, and repair of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment and of employed hand tools and diagnostic equipment is essential. Demonstrated ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and schematics is required. Demonstrated written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills is also essential. HVAC Mechanics must be able to work nights and weekends on an as needed basis and to work an adjusted schedule as needed to meet deadlines.
To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0623785 and complete the application. We would also encourage a resume/CV be attached as well. This position is open until filled, however review of applications will begin on August 23, 2018.
For questions about this position please contact Eirine Vlavianos at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Required Minimum Level of Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required
Required Specific Degree/Training: High School Diploma or Equivalent required.
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: Not a Requirement
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Considerable - 4 to 7 years
Required Specific Experience: A minimum of four years of experience in the HVAC trade.
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Extensive - 7 years plus
Preferred Specific Experience: Some training or experience in building automation programs and field devices.
Required License or Certification: Valid Journeyman HVAC License or higher required. Valid Driver's License, with a positive points balance.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Working knowledge of the installation, maintenance, and repair of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment and of employed hand tools and diagnostic equipment.
Demonstrated ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and schematics
Demonstrated written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to work nights and weekends on an as needed basis and to work an adjusted schedule as needed to meet deadlines.
Required Computer Applications: Microsoft Outlook
Preferred Computer Applications: Working knowledge of both Metasys and WebCTRL.
Internal Number: 353_85186
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.