HVAC Maintenance Technician

HVAC Maintenance Technician
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US-MI-Detroit
Patrick Muller

 

Position:

HVAC Technician

Department:

Facilities

Location:

Warren, MI Grow Facility

FLSA

Nonexempt

Reports to:

Facilities Manager

Effective Date:

April 27 th, 2020

 

Job Description: 

 

We are currently seeking a highly-skilled, reliable, self-motivated HVAC Technician to join our growing team. In this role, you will respond to all service tickets, perform routine maintenance, and provide infrastructure upgrades as needed. To succeed in this position, you will be an independent, competent, and thorough professional who takes great pride in their work and is committed to safety.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL:

Repairs and Maintains all HVAC equipment such as chillers, cooling towers, air handlers, fan coil units, splits systems, rooftop units, exhaust fans, heating water and chilled water pumps and related systems.

Conducts self in an appropriate manner as a representative of Livwell, working effectively in a diverse working environment.

Works in the cultivation facilities, offices and stores to repair and maintain the facilities and assist other trades.

Prepares materials lists and performs tasks to ensure completion of the work in a timely and efficient manner.

Document work performed, coordinate, list any open action items per Livwell standards.

Perform daily monitoring, repair, and preventative maintenance activities on the facilities critical systems and equipment.

 

Identify maintenance risks on equipment.

 

Keep daily logs and records of all maintenance functions.

 

Must have the ability to troubleshoot HVAC systems, chillers, centrifugal pumps, chilled & hot water systems, cooling towers and electrical systems.

 

Must have the ability to replace equipment and or components per GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) standards.

 

Ability to clearly document repairs and adjustments.

 

Performing emergency repairs promptly and efficiently.

 

Ensure compliance with Occupational Health and Safety Act.

 

Comply with service standards, work instructions and safe work environment standards.


Operates hand and power tools, Livwell facilities maintenance equipment, snow removal equipment, company vehicles, scissor/ bucket lifts and/or other heavy equipment as needed.

Works under minimum supervision and on occasion may direct the work of others in assigned duties.

Works on occasion in confined spaces, at unusual heights, outdoors in all weather conditions, in a garage environment and lifts objects such as motors up to 50 lbs. in weight.

OTHER

Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

The successful candidate must have knowledge of HVAC system operation, BAS operation, maintenance, repair, codes and installation and be able to troubleshoot and repair such systems.

AA/AS or certificate of completion from a two-year technical school in the mechanical/electrical field with 5+ years experience, or a high school diploma with 8+ years of experience in HVAC service and maintenance.

Knowledge of major trades such as electrical, plumbing and HVAC/refrigeration including the ability to interpret control schematics, blueprints, technical manuals.

 

Understanding control systems and computers a plus.

 

Understanding of advanced principles of air conditioning, refrigeration, and heating.

 

Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills.

 

Ability to take direction in a positive manner.

 

Able to work after hours, over weekends and on public holidays with short or no notice.

 

Build a rapport with supporting vendors & contractors.

 

Valid driver’s license.

 

The HVAC Repair and Preventative Maintenance Technician will assist other Technicians and also have the ability to work independently, be available for on-call/overtime and adhere to safety practices.

 Candidates should have EPA Type II Refrigerant Usage Certification or the ability to obtain within a year.

Must possess a minimum set of hand tools as required of trade.

Must be able to acquire knowledge of EPA, MED, Dept of AG and other related safety rules and regulations and have knowledge and ability to follow safe work practices.

Must be able to read and understand at the appropriate level technical manuals, schematics, blueprints and technical trade code books pertaining to facilities and equipment serviced.

Must be able to work under minimum supervision and be capable of directing others in assigned duties.

Must be able and willing to work changing shifts, in confined spaces, at heights, in a garage environment, outdoors in inclement weather and to lift objects up to 50 lbs. in weight.

Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a diverse workforce.

Applicants must be at least 21 years old.

 

 

 

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.