HVAC Technician

  • University of Idaho
  • Moscow, ID, USA
  • Sep 20, 2022
Full time Facilities Management

Job Description


University of Idaho

HVAC Technician

Location: Moscow

Division/College: Facilities Management

Employee Category: Classified

Pay Range: Commensurate with experience

FTE: 1

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:
The HVAC Technician ensures proper operation of HVAC mechanical systems by troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining air handling equipment, fan coil assemblies, air compressors and circulation pumps; upgrading and maintaining air filtration systems.
This is an essential position that will be called upon in the event of an emergency and/or University closure.
  • Responding to service calls
  • Assisting troubleshooting HVAC systems
  • Testing systems for proper operation
  • Diagnosing problems and malfunctions
  • Maintaining, repairing and replacing parts and equipment
  • Other duties as assigned

Benefits include:
  • A consistent/regular schedule
  • 12 paid holidays, 12+ paid vacation days and 12 days of sick leave per year
  • Reduced-cost education opportunities
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance with employer cost-sharing
  • State of Idaho PERSI annuity retirement program

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 3 years of verifiable experience working with HVAC systems including air handlers, pumps and associated mechanical equipment.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • HVAC trade vocational certificate.
  • Experience in the following areas:
    • Maintaining and repairing air handler units, fan coil units, fume hoods and unit heaters
    • Installing commercial air handling equipment and associated duct work
    • Maintaining pumps, valves, air compressors and electric motors
    • Using and maintaining tools and equipment normally associated with HVAC mechanical repair and service.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
  • Ability to:
    • Lift, carry and/or otherwise move items weighing approximately 50 pounds, climb ladders, bend, stoop, and work in awkward positions
    • Crawl through small tunnels that are hot, muddy, and wet.

  • May require working in confined spaces which necessitates participation in a medical surveillance program and respirator fit testing

Required Licensures, Certifications or other
  • Responding to emergency calls.
  • Must possess: a valid motor vehicle operator’s license and be able to meet policy requirements for driving University Vehicles.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

Posting Number: SP003595P

Posting Date: 09/16/2022

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:
First review date for applications is 10/3/22. Applications after that date will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until positions are filled.

When entering employment history, be sure to include all past work experience relevant to the duties of this position in the Employment Experience section of the application.

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

To apply, please visit: jobs.uidaho.edu

EEO Statement
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

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