HVAC Technician

Job Description

Specific Responsibilities

  • Maintains, adjusts, repairs, installs, tests and operates all types of air conditioners, chillers, environmental chambers, heating systems, hydraulic systems, vacuum pumps, and DDC controls and component parts for each of the above systems.
  • Works from prints, sketches, diagrams, handbooks and manufacturer's instructions to analyze, diagnose, adjust and restore malfunctioning heating, air conditioning and ventilating systems and chambers in order to ensure efficient operating conditions.
  • Localizes disturbances in systems and plans / executes the replacement of worn or defective parts.
  • Checks all areas of the plant for proper temperature, humidity, volume and velocity of air and adjusts actuating controls to balance air & water systems as required.
  • Installs heating, air conditioning, ventilation and refrigeration systems. Checks, balances, calibrate, adjusts and modifies systems and equipment after installation, modification or overhaul.
  • Utilizes computerized preventive maintenance schedule. Records and logs work performed.
  • May perform some of the duties of other trades, such as Power plant mechanic, plumber, and electrical type work.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all work is performed and completed as specified by contract, engineering drawings / specifications and applicable codes.
  • May be required to participate on special teams, including but not limited to snow removal, emergency response and must be responsive to off-hour emergencies.
  • May be required to clean and service equipment that may contain hazardous substances and to participate in the sorting and accumulation of hazardous waste materials in accordance with Federal, State and Local regulations.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.
  • 12. Must be willing to be "on call" on a rotational basis.
    13 Must produce a valid driver's license.

    Required Skills and Education
    Requires a High School diploma or equivalent and completion of at least 60% of a recognized Certificate program in HVAC (complete program will involve 984 hours of classroom training). An EPA Universal Certification (Class IV) for the proper use of refrigerants and minimum of (4) years of commercial / industrial experience in the HVAC trade is required.

    About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
    BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.


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