Hvac Service Technician
HVAC (Heating Ventilating and Air Conditioning)/Maintenance technician is primarily responsible for the repair and maintenance of West Nottingham Academy s HVAC systems. We are looking to hire a detail-oriented HVAC Technician to install, maintain and repair HVAC systems and to assist with daily Maintenance needs of the department. The candidate should also have the following: Must have CFC certification. Valid driver s license. Successful completion of a background check and fingerprinting Understanding of advanced principles of air conditioning, refrigeration and heating. Working knowledge of boiler systems. Proficient in balancing air and water treatment systems in line with HVAC protocols. Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills. Proficient in reading schematics and work plans. Ability to work after hours, over weekends and on public holidays with short or no notice. Ability to work in confined spaces Job Requirements: Inspect, repair, modify and install HVAC equipment Conduct regular preventive maintenance inspections of refrigeration units, isolated heating and ventilating units, including oil and gas boilers, and electrically operated air-conditioning equipment, and make necessary adjustments or repairs; service and repair evaporative coolers. Repair or replace defective parts in units and equipment and their controls, including thermostats, automatic switches, fan controls, log switches, damper motors, louvers, relays, filters, controls, belts, compressors, heat exchangers, high limit controls, pressure controls, safety valves, and automatic gas valves. Perform skilled electrical maintenance work in the repair, installation and alteration of HVAC equipment, components, timers, motors and wiring systems as needed; connect motors to control panels. Test and examine boiler operations, observing meter and pressure gauges; adjust burner combustion. Lubricate heating, ventilation, refrigeration, and air-conditioning motors, pumps, fans, and other equipment. Install and calibrate systems; install copper tubing and repair pipes and tubing as necessary; test joints and insulate pipes of refrigeration and air conditioning systems; flush boilers, descale tubing; rebuild hot water heating pumps. Install, rebuild, replace or repair fans, motors, thermostats, fuses, filters, bearings, valves, controls, gaskets and other equipment as necessary. Knowledgeable in sheet metal, AC duct fabrication and assembly. Identify, locate, and operate all shut-off valves for equipment and all utility shut-offs for buildings. Test, troubleshoot and perform basic repair on all types of equipment when required. Plans, recommends, and carries out an approved program on scheduled maintenance. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested.