Facilities Management (FM) supports the University of Virginia's wide range of research, academic and patient care programs. With over 1,200 employees dedicated to excellence, Facilities Management is responsible for the day-to-day operation, repair and maintenance of U.Va.'s buildings, infrastructure and grounds as well as other University-owned and leased properties.
We have an exciting opportunity for an HVAC Mechanic in our West Grounds Zone who performs journey level installation, repair, and maintenance on a variety of package and central heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems. Other duties include preventative maintenance; servicing, overhauling, and maintaining a variety of window and small package units or large central units; and determining equipment needs. HVAC Mechanics receive job assignments from a supervisor however most work is performed with little supervision.
Perform HVAC installation and repairs, along with diagnostic and preventative maintenance on a variety of air conditioning units, ventilation equipment, and temperature and humidity controls, and refrigeration equipment.
Specify, estimate, and install equipment, refrigeration, and systems in accordance with applicable standards and requirements.
Respond to emergency requests.
Inform customers of job status, reasons for and duration of expected delays, as well as refer customers to the supervisor when appropriate.
Perform all work in accordance with safety rules and procedures, such as OSHA, federal, state, and local regulations, the National Electrical Code, and The Joint Commission.
Assist other trades and become familiar with various equipment and sequence of operation.
Perform miscellaneous duties such as snow and ice removal, as assigned by the supervisor.
In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.
Position Compensation Range: $20.19 - $24.04 Hourly
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Experience: A minimum four years of HVAC experience.
Licensure: Journeyman or higher HVAC license. Also, a valid Driver's license, with a positive points balance.
For this position, the selected candidate will need to complete the following background checks: criminal, sexual offender, DMV and journeyman or higher license validation.
Employee will be required to crawl, kneel, squat, bend and twist in order to perform their work. Employee must walk around job sites. Employee will work with materials of different weights and perform repetitive motions.
To apply, visit https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs and search for 'R0004555' and complete the online application, also attaching the following required documents:
Three professional references (name, email address and telephone number).
Incomplete applications or missing required documents will not be given full consideration. The position will remain open until filled
Questions regarding the application process should be directed to Eirine Vlavianos, Academic Recruiter at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician's Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.