At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Facilities Management-Engineering and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The HVAC/Refrigeration/ Facilities Automation Mechanic will be responsible for:
Responding to routine and emergency Heating /Cooling, Ventilation, Refrigeration and Facilities automation control service requests via on-line work order, radio dispatch or as assigned by Group Leader/Supervisor.
Planning assigned work by selecting and obtaining needed equipment and materials and determining appropriate sequence of tasks.
Trouble shooting and repairing Basic Facilities Automation and control components. IE: thermostats, VAV box controllers, Both Pneumatic and DDC Cooling Valves, Heating valves and sensors etc.
Installing and maintaining refrigeration Equipment. IE: Ice machines, DX split systems and Refrigerators/Freezers.
Pressurizing and inspecting piping/tubing for leaks, soldering joints, repairing, adjusting and replacing valves and refilling or reclaiming refrigerant as needed.
Installing and maintaining air conditioning and refrigeration equipment, fixtures and component parts. Disassembling devices as necessary and removing, adjusting, cleaning, lubricating and/or replacing mechanical parts/equipment such as motors, compressors and filters.
Trouble shooting and repairing basic heating ventilation and cooling issues pertaining to VAC box systems, Air Handlers, and Fan coils.
Maintaining communication with other engineering department personnel in order to plan and coordinate work assignments and describe and refer problems/issues outside scope of authority/trade.
Completing, filing and/or routing a variety of logs and records required to document work performed and ensure compliance with hospital and regulatory requirements.
Maintaining neatness and safety of work area. Cleaning and maintaining tools and equipment in working condition, reporting items in need of repair or replacement to Group Leader/Supervisor.
Maintaining technical knowledge and skills through attendance at in service and continuing education programs and participation in other related activities.
In order to qualify, the candidate must have:
A high school level of educational development and up to 2 years of basic technical training and 3 years of HVAC experience. 4 years of HVAC Health care facilities experience is preferred.
The analytical skills to resolve problems that require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical principles. Knowledge of Facilities Automation system controls is preferred.
The ability to perform as a team member assisting all trades when required.
Certification, Registration, or Licensure Required:
Current Massachusetts Refrigeration Technician License is required
3:00pm - 11:00pm
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 3050694
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.