The campus is located on 137 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in Portland’s southwest hills. Our strong commitment to sustainability is reinforced through recycling programs, energy conservation, alternative transportation options, and farm to fork initiatives. For benefit-eligible positions, we offer a competitive benefits package that includes options for health, dental, vision, tuition, life insurance, retirement and more.
Lewis & Clark College is committed to achieving a diverse workforce. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or age.
Effectively and efficiently performs HVAC system troubleshooting, maintenance and repair including control system maintenance, repair, and design services for Lewis & Clark College under the auspices of Facilities Services, within the financial resources available.
This position is a member of Teamsters Local Union No. 305.
What You'll Do
Performs highly skilled HVAC maintenance and repair along with control design and maintenance including but not limited to the following specific areas:
Designing, troubleshooting, adjusting, calibrating, and replacing HVAC controls systems
Repairing electronic and pneumatic HVAC controls systems
Analyzing and repairing analog and digital circuitry
Programming DDC controllers and software to automate systems to decrease manual transferring during temperature and season changes.
Creating and updating graphics for BMS software to improve systems oversight and functioning
Generate reports and analyze trend data from BMS software
LME work to support HVAC systems
Conducts inspections, completes PMs and repairs on a variety of HVAC systems throughout campus. Where work cannot be completed internally, position inspects work performed by HVAC contractors and ensures that they meet work requirements.
Keeps accurate records of material, labor and equipment costs on assigned tasks.
Works day, swing, graveyard, or alternate shifts as required.
Responds to on-campus emergency calls during and after hours. Operates all machinery in a safe and professional manner.
As directed, makes cost estimates and prepares lists for jobs.
The word continuously means that the work may be carried out over consecutive seven and a half-hour shifts with one half-hour rest period mid-shift, a fifteen minute rest period two hours after the start of the shift, and a fifteen minute rest period two hours before the end of the shift. Working under the conditions described above, workers are expected to vary their positions frequently, pause, or stretch in order to avoid fatigue and injury.
The College explicitly acknowledges and affirms its conviction that diversity with respect to race, ethnicity, national origin, socio-economic background, religious orientation or spirituality, physical or sensory disability, gender, and sexual orientation on the Lewis & Clark campus provides an educational benefit for all students that can be realized only if students and education professionals from diverse backgrounds are present in significant numbers within our learning community. In creating and sustaining such a community, we engage, to the extent possible, in practices that will ensure a high degree of diversity on our campus, simultaneously meeting the highest standards of academic excellence of which we are capable.
Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.
Lewis & Clark College will conduct a background check on the finalist, which will include a criminal record check. If a conviction is discovered, a determination will be made whether the conviction is related to the position for which the individual is applying or would present safety or security risks before an employment decision is made. A criminal conviction does not necessarily automatically bar an applicant from employment.
Eligibility to Work
In order to comply with US Homeland Security Department regulations, all employees must complete an I-9 form in Workday prior to or no later than the first day of work and bring originals (no photocopies) of their supporting documentation to Human Resources no later than the 3rd business day of employment. Failure to have a completed I-9 form on file with the College will result in immediate termination of employment.
About Lewis & Clark College - Portland, OR
Lewis and Clark is a private institution with a public conscience, a residential campus with global reach. Students and faculty throughout all three of Lewis & Clark’s schools—the College of Arts and Sciences, the Graduate School of Education and Counseling, and the Law School—pursue new ways of knowing by combining classic liberal learning with pioneering collaboration. Located in Portland, Oregon, the student experience is enhanced by the inspiring beauty of the college's natural setting on 137 wooded acres in Portland’s southwest hills.