HVAC Technician II, Facilities Management, Chalon Campus (UPDATED)
Mount Saint Mary's University
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: 3933313
HVAC Technician II, Facilities Management, Chalon Campus (UPDATED)
About Mount Saint Mary's University:
Mount Saint Mary's is the only women's university in Los Angeles and one of the most diverse in the nation. The University is known nationally for its research on gender equity, its innovative health and science programs, and its commitment to community service. As a leading liberal arts institution, Mount Saint Mary's provides year-round, flexible and online programs at the undergraduate and graduate level. Weekend, evening and graduate programs are offered to both women and men. Mount alums are engaged, active, global citizens who use their knowledge and skills to better themselves, their communities and the world. www.msmu.edu
Mount Saint Mary's University is an equal opportunity employer. The University is thoroughly committed both to providing equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees, and to providing a work environment that is free from harassment, discrimination and retaliation. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
Applicants must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States. The University will not assist applicants with any visa matters. A background check will be required. Applicants must also provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination of condition of employment.
Installation of HVAC and furnace units; inspection and preventive maintenance of HVAC, furnaces, and water heaters; other trade-related duties as assigned. This position reports to 'both' campuses, although the staff will continue to have a 'regular' campus they report to weekly.
Hourly Rate Range: $20.14 - $32.00
Hiring salary can be above the posted pay range if candidate's qualifications are determined to be above the minimum requirements of the position description.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Installs, troubleshoots, repairs, and maintains at a technician level 5 or greater a variety of HVAC brands and types.
Performs basic plumbing, electrical, and electronic duties related to HVAC.
Adheres to safe working practices as defined by industry and regulatory standards
Represents the University in a professional manner at all times and conduct oneself per policies and standards.
Other Duties and Responsibilities:
When assigned, perform other duties in different trades such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical, custodial, moving, etc.
Participates in team assignments and projects supporting the University's needs.
Principles and practices of HVAC maintenance and repair; hazard and safety practices common to the trade.
HVAC controls and safety devices; appropriate MSDS sheets; tools of the trade; materials and refrigerant recovery equipment and procedures used in installing, repairing, and maintaining HVAC systems.
Computerized electrical circuits and systems related to air-conditioning, heating, ventilation, and refrigerated cooling. Sheet metal, electrical, plumbing, and carpentry.
Currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
Appropriate specialized training in the skills needed in heating and air-conditioning systems repair and installation.
Occupational License or certification. EPA R410A certification is required.
A DMV background check is required.
Abilities and Skills:
Ability to read, write and speak English in order to communicate effectively and carry out assignments, including digital documentation.
Must be able to work well with other technicians, including outside vendors and contractors, other university departments, and a diverse community.
Must possess excellent time management skills and be able to prioritize and categorize repairs and preventative maintenance independently.
Proven ability to read and understand blueprints.
Must be able to install, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain. At a technician level 5 or greater, various HVAC brands and types exist.
Must have an understanding of basic plumbing, electrical, and electronic systems as they relate to HVAC.
Working knowledge of water heaters, steam boilers, associated pumps, motors, and other equipment is preferred.
Knowledge and experience in the Installation of HVAC ductwork, including flexible tubing and sheet metal construction, is preferred.
Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to the position
Demonstrated ability to adhere to safe working practices as defined by industry and regulatory standards
Knowledge of safe driving practices as defined by California
Ability to work in a variety of physical environments, including on ladders, man lifts, etc., with heights of up to 30 feet, confined spaces, etc.
Ability to perform maintenance and repair on TRANE, Fujitsu, LG, Samsung, YORK, and Carrier
5 - 7 years of journeyman experience in heating, air-conditioning, and energy management systems in commercial environments.
A High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
Licenses and Certifications:
Valid class 'C' driver's license.
Work Location: Chalon Campus (West Los Angeles)
Start Date: Immediately
Applications Deadline: Open until filled
The University is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse student population and workforce as a reflection of our commitment to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of learning. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and parenting status), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or genetic information in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply to be a student or to work for the University.
Mount Saint Mary's University is an independent, Catholic, liberal arts university which provides a values-based undergraduate education for women, as well as innovative programs for professional men and women on two historic campuses in Los Angeles. The Mount is the only Catholic university primarily for women in the Western United States. It is also nationally recognized for its academic programs, its culturally diverse student body, and its focus on preparing the next generation of citizen leaders.