Maintenance Mechanic III

Building Maintenance Mechanic III (HVAC Technician III) City of Charlottesville Application Deadline: April 6, 2018 at 5pm EST. Apply online at: The Building Maintenance Mechanic III (HVAC Technician III) for the City of Charlottesville performs responsible skilled work in the maintenance and installation of mechanical fixtures and equipment for City and School facilities. Typical tasks include: • Inspecting HVAC equipment and facilities to find the source of a problem and making required corrections and tests for satisfactory and safe operation; • Inspecting building systems such as HVAC and electrical equipment; installing, maintaining and making general repairs to mechanical equipment on an emergency or scheduled basis; • Installing and maintaining electronic control systems; participating in approved training programs to develop skill sets for advancement to higher or improved levels of competency; • Maintaining records of work performed; and performing related tasks as required. Position requires comprehensive knowledge of methods, materials, equipment and tools of mechanical repairs and pertinent safety requirements; general knowledge of HVAC systems usually found in office buildings and schools; general knowledge of mechanical and electrical equipment operation, and general knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions associated with equipment maintenance work. Also requires demonstrated ability to: perform general field and shop repairs on HVAC equipment; follow written and oral instructions; and, ability to read and work from engineered plans and specifications. Minimum Qualifications: • Completion of high school, vocational school or GED required; • Extensive experience as a HVAC technician supplemented by course work in the field also required; • A Master license in HVAC is required for this position, or a minimum 4 years' experience as a HVAC Technician; • Completion of a vocational training program in the HVAC trade with demonstrated ability in servicing, maintaining and repairing mechanical equipment is required. Special Requirement: - Requires EPA Refrigerant Certification by employment start date; - A valid Virginia driver's license, or ability to obtain valid Virginia driver's license by employment start date, is required; - Satisfactory health condition in order to meet the physical requirements of the job. Starting hiring range: $17.10 to $20.60 an hour To view a more complete job posting and to apply, visit The City of Charlottesville is an Equal Opportunity Employer The Daily Progress. Keywords: Building Maintenance Worker, Location: Charlottesville, VA - 22902
City of Charlottesville
Full time
Charlottesville, Virginia 22902, US