High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent. Technical/vocational training related to job duties would be helpful. Two years as an air conditioning mechanic required. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Provides service and maintenance of an apprentice level skill on heating and air-conditioning systems, plants, boilers and all equipment associated with the University Campus. Works under general supervision of journeyman HVAC Technician and is responsible for the installation, maintenance, repair, and replacement of various heating ventilation and air conditioning systems, boilers, plants, and various refrigeration equipment across the University campus.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Assist with new equipment installation, maintenance, service and repair of air conditioning systems, equipment, boilers, and refrigeration units. Repairs, replaces, or adjusts worn or broken parts, condensers, compressors, water, and/or vacuum pumps. Tests and inspects units and equipment. Provides preventive maintenance, service, and installation of boilers, chillers, air handling equipment, various pumps, and related equipment. Assist with the installation and services of all electrical and control devices as well as general HVAC shop work and coordination. Reviews, schedules and records data in the work order system as needed. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 21885
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.