Heat/Ven A/C Tech Specialist II

The Aerospace Corporation - El Segundo, CA (30+ days ago)4.0

Requisition ID: 39486
All Locations: El Segundo, CA (California)
A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation. A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to commercial, you’ll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nation's space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration – to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves. When you join our team, you’ll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game-changing innovators. Are you ready to launch your career?


Responsible for installing, modifying, rebuilding, and repairing air-conditioning and refrigeration systems and equipment. Performs periodic inspection to locate and determine cause of equipment malfunctions; conducts maintenance program to prevent failure of equipment; checks and test for leaks; sets and adjusts controls and regulators.
Demonstrates behavior that is consistent with the company's values of Dedication to Mission Success, Technical Excellence, Commitment to Our People, Integrity and Objectivity.


Ensures all heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration systems are maintained and operating properly including systems cleanliness, efficient operations, repairs, installations, overhauling, and emergency services.
Performs scheduled preventative maintenance.
Operates and repairs energy management computer controlled systems and electric/pneumatic control systems.
Procures equipment and services in a timely manner and at a reasonable cost. Investigates existing and developing new sources of supply. Performs job walks, obtains and evaluates price quotations.
Coordinates equipment shutdowns. Ensures all customer are met for shutdown.
Interacts with customers to resolve problems and make adjustments to heating, ventilation, and air conditioning as requested.
Assists in construction projects. Performs and checks work from blueprints, electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, drawings, verbal and written instructions.

This role is a 2nd shift position (3pm-Midnight or 2pm -Midnight)


5 or more years of relevant experience with certification in assigned area and High School Diploma or equivalent
EPA Universal Refrigerant Certification
Experience with software programs related to HVAC control
A current security clearance OR the ability to obtain one through the Aerospace Corporation? U.S. citizenship is required to obtain a security clearance.
This position requires the ability to work 2nd shift (3pm-Midnight OR 2pm-Midnight)

Customer service orientation
Ability to quickly troubleshoot problems
Must work well in a team environment
Must be detail oriented
Ability to prioritize tasks and projects
Must possess strong organizational skills
Ability to handle multiple priorities and projects at one time
Effective interpersonal skills to coordinate efforts and work with other internal and external organizations
Demonstrated flexibility and ability to adapt to changing organizational needs
Strong written and oral communication skills
Ability to work under minimal supervision, to self-initiate activities, and to work within timelines
Must possess time management and project management skills

Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time.
Ability to communicate with individuals and groups in person, by phone and telepresence.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may visit locations with varying temperatures and floor surfaces, and may be exposed to seasonal elements.
Intermittent travel to gain access to work areas and buildings.
Requires lifting, bending, crawling, and climbing a ladder.
Possible exposure to chemical and biological hazards.
May be required to work in cramped, tight, and/or high places.

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Additional Requisition Details
System Job Title : HEAT/VEN A/C TECH SPEC II
Clearance Requirement: Secret
Access: None
Polygraph: None
Relocation Available: No
Employment Type: Regular
Work Schedule: Full Time

Company Statement
The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all national security space programs. We also apply more than 50 years of experience with space systems to provide critical solutions to technologically complex systems in such areas as communications, shipping, law enforcement, and cyber, among others.
From our inception, our highly skilled technical staff has focused on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the world. Our greatest asset is the technical expertise of our people. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists in the world.

Equal Opportunity Commitment
The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.
You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster and the supplement , as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement .