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Where: Yorktown, VA (USCG Training Center)
Type: Full Time, Hourly
Wage: Competitive Wage DOE
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), Wellness program, Life & Disability Insurance, Paid Vacation and Paid Holidays
Skookum’s mission is “Creating Opportunities for People with Disabilities”.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. *
To apply : visit our website at www.skookum.org to complete an application and upload your resume.
Skookum is seeking a reliable, experienced and safety-centered HVAC Mechanic. This individual must be factory trained by Siemens Building Technologies Energy Management Control Systems. This individual will perform a variety of HVAC trade functions such as the installation, maintenance or repair of equipment and environmental control systems. for the generation, distribution, or utilization of electric energy.
Typical duties include but are not limited to:
The HVAC Mechanic shall operate, inspect, test, maintain, alter, procure and install, remove, repair, replace, and construct as necessary, all Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and refrigeration equipment, fuel systems, and associated components and control systems including the Energy Management and Control System (EMCS).
Utilizing knowledge of refrigeration theory, pipefitting and structural layout, mounts compressor and condenser units on platform or floor, using hand tools, following blueprints or engineering specifications, fabricates, assembles and installs ductwork and chassis parts, using portable metalworking tools and welding equipment, and installs evaporator unit in chassis or in air-duct system, using hand tools.
Responsible for performing maintenance and repair on various kitchen equipment as required.
EPA approved certificate of training to handle refrigerants is required.
All personnel performing maintenance or repair on HVAC systems shall be trained, qualified technicians by the manufacturer of existing installed systems.
Minimum of 5 years of direct experience working on commercial heating/air conditioning/refrigeration systems and controls required.
Ability to read and understand schematics and blueprints.
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Must be able to provide customer service in a professional and courteous manner.
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. Must be able to push and pull up to 70 lbs.
Must have exceptional eye-hand coordination, manual dexterity and a good sense of balance.
Must be able to reach, kneel, walk, stand and use repetitive motion for several hours at a time.
Must be able to work in a variety of different environments, including inclement weather and high man lifts.
Valid Driver’s license required. Must be able to obtain and maintain approval to operate a vehicle by Skookum’s insurance company.
Must be able to obtain and maintain installation access and CAC card. A background check will be conducted for this position.
This position is contingent upon contract award and funding. Position anticipated to begin September 28, 2019.
Skookum is an Equal Opportunity Employer- W/M/Veteran/Disabled • Skookum participates in E-Verify • *Javits-Wagner-O’Day Act ( 41 U.S.C. 46-48c )