HVAC Mechanic

Employer
EchoStar
Location
Germantown, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Market Job Title HVAC Mechanic Requisition Number 8165BR Company Hughes Network Systems Job Category Facilities/Maintenance Geographic Location (posting location) MD-Germantown-EXP Job Description (Do of the Job) EchoStar Corporation is transforming the satellite and telecommunication industries with its renowned enterprise, government, and consumer solutions and services. The corporate functions supporting these technologies offer employees career growth and success in fields such as Accounting/Finance, Human Resource, Information Technology, Legal, and more! With locations coast to coast - come launch your career with EchoStar and see where the future takes you!Hughes is seeking a HVAC Mechanic to assist engineers with the preventative and corrective maintenance of systems, plants and building functions which are necessary in maintaining the physical structures, HVAC/mechanical/electrical systems, utilities and grounds, and properties in an operative and safe working condition. Assists with installations and upgrades of equipment. Monitors and troubleshoots connections, traffic, and outages. Has understanding of various responsibilities and troubleshooting techniques involving HVAC systems.Responsibilities:Assist workers engaged in installation, repair, and service of environmental control systems.Fabricate, assemble, and install duct-work and chassis parts.Cut, bend, fit, thread and join piping and tubing.Install air and water filters. Adjusts controls as necessary.Connect, adjust, and troubleshoot temperature controls systems.Lubricate fans, motors, and control units. Must be able to follow blueprints or engineering specificationsPerform general facilities maintenance tasks including snow removal, painting, cleaning, landscaping, and other tasks as assigned.Will be one of a team of three primary HVAC technicians responsible for the facility's HVAC systemsPerform trade work such as maintenance, repair, and installation of HVAC equipmentSupport the commercial systems (installed between 1980 and 2000) at our headquarters facility, but will also provide support to our two other facilities in Gaithersburg Qualification/Skills (Know of the Job) Basic Requirements:High School DiplomaCFC Certified5 or more years of experience troubleshooting, servicing, repairing and/or replacing medium to large commercial HVAC (not residential) systems with minimal supervision, including Liebert Systems BoxesEssential Qualifications: Must be able to do the following with or without reasonable accommodation:Travel within the Germantown/Gaithersburg area to support our three (3) facilities in Montgomery CountyBe "On-Call" which rotates for one (1) week approximately every six (6) weeksEchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) headquartered in Englewood, CO, with additional locations world-wide, is a premier global provider of satellite solutions and technology services. Together with its major subsidiaries-EchoStar Satellite Services and Hughes Network Systems- EchoStar offers employees the opportunity to explore the boundaries of what's possible in the fields of engineering and the business functions transforming this engineering into revenue. At EchoStar we know the excitement of new endeavors. We pride ourselves in not just our engineering expertise, but as pioneers forging technological change to improve the lives of our customers. We are Connecting the World in new and exciting ways, and offer you the opportunity to learn more about how EchoStar family of companies could be the right destination for you! EchoStar and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. US Citizenship is required for certain positions. EEO is the law.