HVAC Mechanic/Controls Technician - Job Requisition: JR00064364

  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
  • Jun 20, 2023
Full time HVAC

Job Description

  • Must have High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must meet the following job requirements:  


1) Must be able to perform the physical demands of the position including extensive walking, standing, bending, climbing stairs/ladders, and lifting at least 50 pounds. Must be able to accept shift work if required.


2) Must possess valid driver’s license, free of any suspension/revocation from the individual state of permanent residence.


3)  Must have experience and willingness to conduct work in a multi-trades job environment, work on multiple types of building equipment and systems, and work other trades personnel as assigned


4) Must have successfully completed one of the following: A). An approved accredited apprenticeship 4-5 year in HVAC.  B). HVAC trade specific vocational school 9 months to 2-year program. C). HVAC trade specific military school(s) or a corporate training program, with 5 to 7 years of experience with industrial and commercial HVAC systems. 


5) Must have knowledge of methods used in the maintenance and repair of commercial/industrial HVAC and Hydronic systems.


Must have the following Trade specific skills:

  • Knowledge of Building system HVAC, SCADA/Controls systems, to include a minimum of one of the following; Allen Bradley Automated Logix, American Automatrix, Honeywell, Johnson controls, Lon works, Siemens.   
  • Ability to install, troubleshoot and repair HVAC electric, electronic and mechanical devices.
  • Ability to interpret and work from drawings, sketches and O&M manuals.
  • Knowledge and practices with rules and regulations required by NEC, OSHA, and NFPA70E understand all the PPE required to perform work assignments.
  • Knowledge and understanding of sequence of operation for AHU's VAV's and hydronic systems.
  • Knowledge and understanding of how steam is utilized in building steam systems. 
  • Ability to troubleshoot repair / replace pneumatic HVAC control system devices.  
  • Ability to be trained to being able to proficiently use a laptop computer to troubleshoot digital HVAC control systems.
  • Background Check and COVID vaccination required