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University Of Denver HVAC Technician, Main Campus in Denver, Colorado

The Department of Facilities Management supports the mission of the Universityof Denvers physical resources in order to provide a healthy and safeeducational environment for campus community through services of thedepartments of Capital Projects and Planning, Facilities Management,Parking and Mobility Services, Auxiliaries and Real Estate, and Businessand OperatioPosition SummaryWith minimal or no supervision, this position repairs, maintains andinstalls heating, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment, includingbut not limited to: boilers, pumps, fans, compressors, coolingtowers, chillers, air compressors, pneumatic and electrical controls andheat exchangers. This position will service the Main Campus.Essential FunctionsPerforms daily rounds to check equipment in various mechanical roomsthroughout campus to include, but not limited to: 1) checks andmaintains alignment of motors with pumps, compressors and V-belt driveequipment, 2) checks and maintains operation of electric controls andstarters, 3) logs equipment temperatures, pressures and amperage draw,4) monitors all water columns, gauges, meters, thermometers and otherindicating equipment, and 5) performs chemical analysis and adds chemicalsto eDiagnoses repair needs on all heating and cooling equipment and performs fullcorrective actions.Performs seasonal changeover of heating and cooling systems as well asseasonal shutdown and start-up of various systems.Cleans waterside equipment, cooling towers, condenser tubes and pumpstrainers.Able to operate steam and hot water boilers, auxiliary equipment,transmission and distribution systems.Reads and sk etches control diagrams and schematics.Works with high temperature solders, brazing methods, oxyacetylene andelectric arc welding.Keeps records and prepares analytical reports. Completes work ordersdistributed by the foremen on a daily basis and tracks time and material foreach work order.Regulates and adjusts operating controls.Responds to call outs for all shops and takes appropriate action.This position will be part of an on-call rotation.Must have adequate computer skills to monitor building automation system andto respond to alarms generated by the software.Knowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesMust be able to read and interpret construction drawings and specificationsand must be able to effectively communicate with supervisor, co-workers andother staff and faculty within the community.Detailed procedures. Daily priorities are established by the employee.Employee responds to situations requiring immediate attention.Expert skills.Competency in electrical fields/functions.Ability to read and understand service manuals technical specifications,control diagrams, schematics and blueprints.Computer skills necessary.Must be knowledgeable of related OSHA and EPA regulations and able to takeappropriate safety precautions.Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot control circuits with and without printedschematics, using a multi- meter.Required QualificationsHigh School Diploma or G.E.D.Journeyman skill level and minimum of five years experience in HVAC field.EPA Universal Refrigeration Certificate.Must possess a valid Colorado Drivers License and be insurable underUniversity guidelines.Must be knowledgeable of related OSHA and EPA regulations and be able toeffectively communicate regulations to others.Pass a pre-employment physical exam, and lift 100 lbs.Preferred QualificationsStationary Engineer Certificate or Boiler Operator's Class A or B licenseSupervisor Steamfitter Journeyman License or Heating and VentilationJourneyman.Class A or B Supervisor License or Refrigeration Journeyman Class A or BSupervisor License.Work ScheduleVariesApplication DeadlineFor best consideration, please submit your application materials by 4:00p.m. (MST) onThurs day, March 25, 2021.Special InstructionsCandidates must apply online through to be considered. Onlyapplications submitted online will be accepted.Salary Grade NumberThe salary grade for t