Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.
Background Check Statement:
Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University's receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.
Eligibility for Employment:
Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Duties responsibilities of the HVAC Technician position include:
Responsible for the repair and maintenance of systems and equipment in his assigned zone area.
Check all operating characteristics of chillers, cooling towers, air handling units and associated HVAC equipment for efficient operation while maintaining temperature and humidity control in the assigned buildings according to present schedules/setpoints.
Install HVAC units, wire controls, fabricate and install duct work and associated piping.
Remove and replace controlling valves, joints, or lengths of pipe for heating/chilled water, and steam distribution systems.
Completion of high school or GED and 3 years' experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of HVAC equipment and systems.
Ability to operate Johnson Controls automation system.
Working knowledge of the design and operation of pneumatic control systems.
Above average skills in the maintenance and repair of plumbing and electrical systems.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.