Vanderbilt Universityhas an exciting opportunity for an HVAC Mechanic Lead to join the Zone 4Maintenance Team in Plant Operations and Facilities Management. The HVAC team isresponsible for heating and air conditioning systems, chill water systems,heating/hot water systems, steam systems, etc. As an HVAC Mechanic Lead you will be tasked with maintaining the comfort heating & cooling systemsfor academic buildings, dormitories, and athletic buildings on campus. As anHVAC Mechanic Lead in Plant Services, you will also troubleshoot & repairrefrigerators, ice machines, air machines, chillers, and do preventativemaintenance (PM) on all equipment.
Plant Operationsprovides facilities support for all construction, renovation, and routinemaintenance of University Central space and facilities; housekeeping servicesfor approximately 5.8 million square feet of academic, administrative,residential, and recreational space; grounds care for 330 acres that are aregistered arboretum; turf care for athletic fields; and utilities for theUniversity Central and the Medical Center.
Facilities annual budgetexceeds $100 million in operating expenses and includes over 400employees. Facilities manages major capital project expenditures totaling~$125 million annually and facility renewal, replacement and large maintenanceproject expenditures totaling ~$20 million annually.
Respond to hot/cold calls
Change filter in FCU
Change filter in AHU
Repair PRV station
Repair or replace pump motor
Repair fan motor
Repair exhaust units
Repair intake fans
Check building pressure
Check building temperature
Check condition of electric motors
Check condition of pumps
Check condition of AHU
Check condition of intake fans
Check control compressor
Check equipment for proper and safe operation
Perform all PM tasks on HVAC equipment
Repair steam/condensate/AHU piping, including replacing valves, traps,using any applicable tools and equipment
Repair, rebuild, replace pumps
Remove/install pop-off valves on steam stations
Keep equipment rooms clean and free of clutter/debris
Assist zone technician, plumber, and carpenter in performance of theirduties
Utilize work order system in all aspects, including parts ordering,printing work orders, parts look-up
Set up and monitor personal work order query
Process daily work order time sheet
Operate vehicle/golf cart and perform operator level maintenance
Other duties related to classification
Profile of an IdealCandidate
Typically we expect thesuccessful candidate to have at least 5 years of experience in a relevantposition. We also expect the ideal candidate to have a Universal HVAC License.
About Vanderbilt University
Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tennessee, is atop-15 private research university offering a full range of undergraduate,graduate and professional degrees. Vanderbilt is situated on a 330-acre campusnear the thriving city center, serving more than 12,000 students and employingalmost 7,000 faculty and staff. Theuniversity's students, staff, and faculty frequently cite Nashville and thesurrounding area as one of the many perks of being a part of the Vanderbiltcommunity. Vanderbilt University is a placewhere your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded, and yourabilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity is sought andcelebrated. Vanderbilt was recentlynamed as one of "America's Best Large Employers" and the top employer inTennessee and the Nashville metropolitan area in 2019 (Forbes).
Vanderbilt Universityoffers a competitive, flexible benefits package including health, dental,vision, life, accidental death & dismemberment, disability insurance, paidtime off, and a 403(b) retirement plan with employer match. Vanderbilt offerstuition assistance to employees, spouses, anddependent children.
Commitment to Equity,Diversity and Inclusion
Vanderbilt University iscommitted to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic communityof faculty, staff, and students. We seekindividuals who are committed to this goal and our campus values.
Internal Number: 1900306
About Vanderbilt University
Vanderbilt University is a center for scholarly research, informed and creative teaching, and service to the community and society at large. Vanderbilt will uphold the highest standards and be a leader in the quest for new knowledge through scholarship, the dissemination of knowledge through teaching and outreach, and the creative experimentation of ideas and concepts. In pursuit of these goals, Vanderbilt values most highly intellectual freedom that supports open inquiry, equality, compassion, and excellence in all endeavors.