ABOUT POMONA COLLEGE: Located near Los Angeles, California, Pomona College is widely regarded as one of the nation's premier liberal arts colleges. Established in 1887, Pomona College is known for small classes, a challenging curriculum, close relationships between students and faculty, and a range of student research and leadership opportunities. Pomona is a member of The Claremont Colleges.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Maintenance/HVAC Technician II serves primarily as an HVAC technician visually inspecting and assessing all HVAC equipment for repairs, preventative maintenance, service, modifications and troubleshooting, including refrigeration and preventative maintenance on equipment.
Education: High School Diploma or GED is required. Education and experience in HVAC field are preferred.
Licenses/Certifications: EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification is required. A valid driver’s license or equivalent means of reliable transportation to off-site meetings and events is required. Must take and successfully pass a functional capacity test after job offer and prior to hire.
Experience: A minimum of 10 years of HVAC experience with increasing responsibility in Air and Hydroid Balancing is required. Completion of a Union, private (in-house), military, or trade school apprenticeship program that includes theory and on-the-job work. Lock out tag out, fall arrest, confined space, MSDS, asbestos and lead identification, ladder safety, emergency evacuation, in-house OSHA and respirator training required.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Reporting to the Assistant Director, HVAC, the HVAC Technician II performs the following essential duties and responsibilities: Visually inspect and assess all HVAC Equipment for any abnormalities, repairing and documenting all repairs needed on 72 buildings. Must have knowledge and proficiency in chillers, boilers, air handlers, cooling towers, etc. Performs skilled tasks independently or as part of a regular service crew. Monitoring and documentation of water treatment program including condenser water loops, chilled water loops, heating hot water loops and water filtration system. Responds to trouble calls and complete all necessary service reports. Ability to work on HVAC equipment and insure proper efficient and safe operation of equipment. Work from diagrams, sketches, manufacturer’s data and written or oral instructions to install equipment if needed. Ability to assess and repair refrigeration equipment. Perform preventative maintenance tasks on HVAC equipment to include filter changes, greasing/ lubricating motors bearings on various A/C systems, large air handlers, fan/coils, pumps, etc., including documentation of maintenance completed. Perform special projects/tasks and provide assistance as assigned
REQUIRED HOURS: The regular hours for this full time position are 40 hours per week, 5 days per week. On-call, overtime, holiday, weekend and evening work hours are required when needed. Regular hours may vary due to needs of the College or division.
ADDITIONAL POSITION DETAILS: Regular, full-time, non-exempt, benefits eligible. Starting pay rate: $32.27 per hour.
TO APPLY: Please submit your resume and cover letter. You may submit both resume and cover letter as one attachment in the My Experience section of the application under the "resume/CV" upload section. Once you submit your application, you will not be able to attach additional documents.
POMONA COLLEGE REWARDS: Pomona College offers a wide variety of benefits and perks including health, dental, and vision plan options; paid time off; flexible spending accounts; retirement benefits; tuition assistance; fitness and wellness programs; rideshare incentives; and so much more!
Pomona College prides itself in being an open, competitive, and equal opportunity employer.
The Claremont Colleges, a consortium of five undergraduate liberal arts colleges, two graduate institutions, and Claremont University Consortium, which provides shared institutional support services, is reminiscent of the Oxford-Cambridge model. The undergraduate colleges include Pomona College, Scripps College, Claremont McKenna College, Harvey Mudd College, and Pitzer College. The two graduate institutions include Claremont Graduate University and Keck Graduate Institute.