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The HVAC/R Technician is responsible for inspecting, repairing, replacing parts and performing preventative maintenance on a variety of HVAC/R equipment including packaged RTUs, AHUs with economizers, make-up air units, fan powered VAV boxes, cooling towers, boilers, chillers, unit heaters, water cooled heat pumps, ground source heat pumps, Indirect Direct Evaporative Cooling (IDEC) units, evaporative condensers, waste oil burners, circulating water pumps, walk-in coolers & freezers, air compressors, exhaust fans, working with PC based work order system, DDC controls, Building Automation Systems and associated systems such as Fire Alarm and smoke evacuation systems.
| Duties: |
|The following duty statements are illustrative of the essential functions of the job and do not include other non-essential or marginal duties that may be required. The County reserves the right to modify or change the duties or essential functions of the job at any time. |
Operate, maintain and troubleshoot HVAC/R and all other HVAC/R related building systems including associated plumbing and electrical systems.
Work with Building Automation Systems (BAS), work order tracking system, electrical troubleshooting and repair, water treatment and testing.
Fulfill the requirements for Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) CFC certification and assist with the maintenance of site records for refrigerant recovery.
Coordinate maintenance efforts with in-house maintenance workers and outside contractors as directed by the HVAC/R Supervisor.
Assist with, and on some occasions, manage installation and modification of building HVAC/R equipment and related systems.
Provide operational input, evaluate and recommend upgrade maintenance operations and/or implement savings opportunities to the HVAC/R Supervisor.
Make periodic preventative maintenance inspections for all HVAC/R Systems and sub-components and maintain all equipment as required per the Preventive Maintenance requirements.
Prepare and maintain maintenance logs and records. Input time into computer maintenance management systems and navigate to all fields that are applicable.
Respond quickly to emergency situations. Prioritize service calls, and follow-up to completion.
Adhere to all site standards for safety, quality, housekeeping and security.
High School diploma or GED equivalent. Associates degree or HVAC certificate is preferred. Stationary Engineer operating license desired.
Must possess EPA universal certification for refrigerants.
Five (5) years of prior experience in building operations/engineering and maintaining HVAC/R equipment and systems.
(An equivalent combination of education and work experience that satisfy the requirements of the job may be sufficient.)
Security clearance required. Must successfully pass pre-employment physical, drug screen, background and motor vehicle check.
Possession of a valid Colorado Class "R" Driver's License or the ability to obtain one within two weeks of appointment.
Work is "on-call" for HVAC/R emergency issues, one week a month on a rotating basis
Position is deemed essential and incumbents must be available for winter storm emergencies and be available to respond to emergency phone calls all of which may require evenings, holidays and weekends.