HVAC-R Piping Mechanics

Mechanical Engineering Construction Corporation - Ashburn, VA

Full-timeEstimated: $40,000 - $52,000 a year
Skills

Job Description
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION, CORPORATION
HOURLY JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title: Piping Mechanic Department: Construction

Grade: Mechanic Supervisor: Foreman

POSITION SUMMARY:
Directly responsible for and have experience with all phases of central plant construction
including boiler, chiller, and cooling tower installation, coil connections, pumps, and heat
exchangers.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Read plans to perform necessary work
  • Perform layout
  • Maintain a complete set of tools

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for company assets used on job site
  • Make purchases at local supply houses following Company procedure
  • Hold a valid driver license
  • Other duties as assigned

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Completion of a four-year apprenticeship in specified field preferred.
  • Journeyman gasfitter’s license
  • Minimum two+ years of commercial piping experience as a mechanic.
  • Experience with control valve, two-way valve, and three-way valve installation.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Able to run projects.
  • Ability to understand written sentences and paragraphs in work-related documents
  • Able to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of solutions and

approaches to problems

  • Complete knowledge of hydronic piping including copper pipe, soldering and brazing,

and screw/weld pipe fabrication.

  • Able to pass sample weld and brazing test, if required
  • Able to perform mathematical calculations
  • Knowledge of tools and equipment needed to complete a job

PHYSICAL AND MENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have the ability to lift up to 60 pounds
  • Spend long periods of time standing
  • Ability to climb ladders to perform work
  • Work in high elevations

Job Type: Full-time