Job Summary: In a career as a HVAC Mechanic, maintains and repairs heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems. And you are often the backbone of Boys Town's success when it comes to ensuring our operations are running successfully and smoothly. You aren't just a supporting player, but someone that others can count on when it comes to innovations to benefit the organization and our mission. No matter the role you play at Boys Town, you contribute to helping us change the future of America's youth.
Schedule: Full Time, Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and rotating on call shifts
Installs and maintains heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems.
Performs routine and preventative maintenance such as changing filters, lubricating equipment, and balancing airflow.
Mounts, fabricates, assembles, installs, and repairs ductwork, compressors, icemakers, pressure gauges, air conditioners, refrigerators, freezers, and boilers.
Evaluates equipment or systems for hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement. Evaluates building performance using computer application.
Advises department managers on control systems changes, layouts, and design.
Receives written information per job order; completes service order forms, and records work performed, duration, and materials used.
Maintains shop materials; tracks and completes necessary equipment certifications to fulfill licensing requirements.
Drives Boys Town vehicles as needed to complete duties of the job.
Other Duties: This job description incorporates the essential functions and duties required for this position. However, other duties may be required and assigned at times and as determined by a supervisor in order to meet the needs of the organization
Serves as a role model in carrying out the Father Flanagan's Boys' Home mission.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of a broad range of HVAC practices, techniques, tools, equipment, and safety procedures.
Skills in installation, repair, or restoration HVAC systems.
Ability to understand and interpret written and verbal instructions and ability to communicate with individuals in an articulate, professional manner.
Ability to organize assigned tasks for completion.
High school diploma or equivalent; Associate's degree in HVAC preferred.
1 to 2 years of experience including HVAC.
Must possess a valid driver's license with a good driving record and pass an annual Motor Vehicle Registration (MVR) check.
This position is on-call (continuously or rotationally) to provide support and many work evenings, weekends, and holidays if needed.
Refrigerant EPA Certification within 90 days of hire. Boys Town will pay for the certification!
Physical Requirements and Equipment Usage: Position requires moderate to heavy physical activity including having to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds without assistance and 100 pounds with assistance, extended periods of time walking or standing, and the agility to work in attics, crawl spaces, basements, and boiler rooms.
About Boys Town: Boys Town has been changing the way America cares for children and families since 1917. With over a century of service, our employees have helped us grow from a small boardinghouse in downtown Omaha, Nebraska, into one of the largest national child and family care organizations in the country. With the addition of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, our services branched out into the health care and research fields, offering even more career opportunities to those looking to make a real difference.
Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town's mission, which is why we are proud of their commitment to making the world a better place for children, families, patients, and communities. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town physicians and free prescriptions under the Boys Town Medical Plan, tuition assistance, parenting resources from our experts and professional development opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job, it is a way of life.
Date Posted: April 12, 2022
This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.
Since the opening of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, the hospital has been internationally recognized as a leader in clinical and research programs focusing on childhood deafness, visual impairment and related communication disorders. We have developed national medical programs that are now instituted in hospitals and clinics across the country.
Today, the hospital offers a broad range of clinical services, including ear, nose and throat services at the Boys Town Ear, Nose and Throat Institute, general pediatric care with Boys Town Pediatrics, and orthopaedic, internal medicine, pediatric gastroenterology, allergy, asthma, pediatric pulmonology, behavioral health, audiological and ophthalmologic care.
The hospital has expanded to offer surgical and clinical services at two Omaha locations: 555 North 30th Street in Omaha and 14000 Hospital Road on the campus of Boys Town, Nebraska.
Boys Town National Research Hospital has assembled national leaders in research who are making important contributions in the areas of genetics, hearing, language, vision and speech disorders. Applying these findings with new technologies, distance learning and the exploration of ne...w research frontiers, the opportunities for new medical diagnoses, evaluation and treatment discoveries are endless.
Accredited by The Joint Commission, Boys Town National Research Hospital is dedicated to providing leading edge clinical care, pioneering translational research and improving the lives of children and their families through applied technology and educational outreach programs. The hospital annually serves more than 40,000 children and families from across the United States.