HVAC Technician - 40007583

Date: Jun 23, 2022

Location: Durham, NC, US

Company: Durham County

Durham County Government employs approximately 1,900 employees that work towards providing needed services throughout the community. With a wide array of services, Durham County Government is at the heart of a rapidly growing and diverse area offering residents, employees and visitors exciting opportunities to live, work, grow and play. For more information about Durham County Government, visit www.dconc.gov.

 

DEPARTMENT:       

General Services 

DATE POSTED:            

June 24, 2022

CLOSING DATE:           

Open Until Filled

SALARY MIN:  

$45,913

SALARY MAX:

$82,643

POSITION NUMBER:            

40007583

JOB TYPE:

Full-Time 

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The work performed includes difficult skilled and technical work in the operation, maintenance and repair of a variety of mechanical equipment. Work is performed under general supervision Building Supervisor or Senior HVAC Technician

 

TYPICAL TASKS:

  • Inspects operation of building systems and equipment such as air-conditioning and refrigeration units, air handling units, elevators, fire alarms, cooling towers, electrical panels, etc.;

  • Inspects and services pumps, electrical motors, pressure gauges, boilers, compressors, heating and air-conditioning equipment;

  • Inspects and cleans or replaces bulbs, coils, condensers, rings and bushings, valves, ballasts, safety controls, couplings, fan belts, motors and related equipment;

  • Tests boiler and water treatment operation;

  • Gases, oils, greases and cleans equipment;

  • Responds to requests for service on equipment failures, power loss, etc.;

  • Maintains and repairs various electrical and mechanical equipment;

  • Keeps records on work and makes reports;

  • Performs general building maintenance work as required; and 

  • Performs other duties as assigned

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Requires a High School Diploma/GED and three years of experience servicing HVAC systems or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of the methods, materials, equipment, tools and techniques of mechanical equipment repair;

  • Knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions associated with equipment maintenance work;

  • Skilled in the operation of the tools and equipment used in the trade;

  • Ability to diagnose mechanical trouble in small machines end mechanical equipment;

  • Ability to understand and carry out detailed oral and written instructions; and

  • Ability to plan and supervise the working relationships with other employees.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Possession of a valid appropriate driver’s license issued by the State of North Carolina and an acceptable driving record. N.A.T.E certifications, EPA 608 Universal Refrigerant certification, Fire Sprinkler license required or must obtain within first year of employment.

 

PREFERRED:

NC H3-1, CFC certification preferred.

 

Durham County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer

There are incentive bonuses associated with this position

 


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh