JOB SUMMARY/ESSENTIALJOB FUNCTIONS: Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, thisposition fabricates and installs ductwork and sheetmetal projects on campus. This position also provides leadership, guidance, andtraining for less skilled personnel.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Sizes, fabricates, and installs ductwork, VAV boxes, drain pans, hood covers, and AC Units.
Reads blueprints and installs new equipment needing ductwork.
Uses schematics, wiring diagrams, equipment flow charts, technical support from manufacturers and distributors to aid with the installation/repair of ductwork and HVAC equipment.
Sizes, installs, or replaces exhaust fans.
Troubleshoots and verifies that HVAC air handling systems are designed, installed, and calibrated according to design standards. Uses flow hoods and other special tools.
Tests and balances fume hoods and AC systems.
Orders, lays out, and fabricates various types of duct systems with the understanding of duct design including static pressure, velocity, and friction rates
Installs and inspects existing smoke dampers and other related sheet metal items such as facia, gutters, down spouts, wall louvers, coping, and flashing.
The mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to bring the benefits of the health sciences to the achievement and maintenance of human health, with a focus on the citizens of Tennessee and the region, by pursuing an integrated program of education, research, clinical care, and public service.