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Shift: Tuesday through Saturday, 10:30pm - 7:00am
The Maintenance Mechanic III supports the operations of a 24 hour a day 7 day a week building maintenance and response team to provide coverage and emergency response. S/he performs work on A/C and heating repairs, ventilating and pumping equipment, as well as repairs and troubleshoots all plumbing repairs (fire alarms, lock outs electrical outages, water main breaks, building floods). The incumbent performs technical trades work to maintain heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment as part of the services provided by the facilities management department to maintain university buildings . As required, the Maintenance Mechanic III also assists other trade shops in Facilities Operations Division with basic electrical and plumbing system maintenance and repair work. Reporting directly to the Supervisor of the Maintenance Shop working within the Facility Operations Division along with employees of other trades, and trades helpers. Reporting directly to the Supervisor of the Maintenance Shop, and working within the Facility Operations Division along with employees of other trades, additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Performs technical trades work to maintain heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment.
Assists other trade shops with basic electrical and plumbing system maintenance and repair work.
Completes repairs /maintenance of HVAC and refrigeration systems and components in accordance with DDC control logic.
Inspects, adjusts, calibrates and installs pneumatic and mechanical devices, using associated test instruments and diagnostic tools.
Maintains working order of the pneumatic air compressor, air lines, actuators, dampers, valves, thermostats, end devices, and pneumatic-electronic (PE) switches.
Performs master mechanic level maintenance and repairs in accordance with industry/trade practices.
Provides daily maintenance support on assigned shift to building users, responding to calls for service, and completes scheduled preventive maintenance inspections and work orders.
Performs scheduled preventive maintenance and unscheduled or special work such as overhauls, repairs, replacements, surveys, and similar projects.
Uses all standard tools, equipment, materials, and supplies of the trade.
Observes all safety rules, regulations, and precautions in performing all duties.
Requirements and Qualifications
High school diploma or certified equivalency
Journeyman's license AND 4 to 5 years of experience under a MM supervision required - preference for Master Mechanic License
Knowledge of building automation systems; specifically, DDC system and computer controls and a good working knowledge of pneumatic controls.
A valid driver license, and, if hired, qualify for certification as an authorized University driver
The Maintenance Mechanic III is an emergency position that requires the incumbent to report to work during inclement weather at the regularly scheduled time, regardless of whether the University is closed, opening late, or closing early.
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