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HVAC Mechanic – Technical Craft Specialist A

Posted on May 14, 2019

School: Community College of Philadelphia

POSITION TITLE: HVAC Mechanic – Technical Craft Specialist A

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The Technical Craft Specialist A, HVAC Mechanic maintains College HVAC systems and performs specific functions on a paraprofessional level. The HVAC Mechanic exhibits knowledge and skills appropriate to the tasks of the assignment, exercises good judgment and maintains a professional manner.

• Operate air handing systems via computer.
• Change/install filters on all types of fans.
• Grease and lubricate all types of fans.
• Repair and maintain compressors, condensers, etc. on split system and self-contained conditioning system and large fans.
• Repair and maintain institutional heating plant.
• Repair and maintain cooling towers, chillers, condenser/chiller water pumps and refrigeration equipment.
• Repair and maintain VAV systems, diffusers, thermostats and heating coils.
• Provide assistance in institutional renovation HVAC projects.
• Provide assistance in the maintenance and repair of pneumatic and electrical control equipment and instruments.
• If not permanently assigned to a regional center, may involve travel and work at regional center sites on a temporary basis.
• Perform light electrical, plumbing and general maintenance repairs.
• Deliver quality customer services to both internal and external constituents in a professional, helpful and courteous manner.
• Communicate and coordinate work and assignments with members of the Technical Services team.
• Maintain sensitivity, understanding and respect for a diverse environment inclusive of students, faculty and staff.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

• High school diploma or GED required.
• Minimum two (2) years vocational or trade school training required.
• Five (5) years’ experience maintaining HVAC systems required.
• Valid City of Philadelphia Engineer’s Grade “A” Operator’s License required.
• Valid CFC certification required.
• Valid driver’s license required.
• Ability to work evenings and weekends, as needed, required.

Community College of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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