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HVAC Technician

Apply now Department: 3670060010 Fac Building Maintenance
Job no: 504011
Work type: Staff Full Time (USS)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Categories: Facilities / Grounds / Skilled Trades

About This Role:

Journey level knowledge of the HVAC trade including refrigeration and air conditioning work heating systems including electric, gas fired, heat pump, steam and hot water.  Knowledge of electronic control service and repair.

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University employees take pride in making a difference in nearly 25,000 lives at the nation's first operational land-grant university. In fact, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities recently designated K-State as an Innovation and Economic Prosperity University. As the Princeton Review's No. 7 best-run university, K-State also takes pride in its employees. Beyond offering an unmatched sense of community and inclusiveness, K-State provides employees with a variety of benefits, including health care, retirement options, discounted event tickets and much more.

This position is benefits eligible: health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, tuition assistance program, paid time off - vacation, sick and holidays.

To learn more visit: http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits/

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's dedication to the Principles of Community.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Requires two years of relevant experience. Education may be substituted for experience as determined relevant by a hiring manager. This position is covered by the Kansas Association of Public Employees (KAPE) agreement.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prefer four years of  experience in refrigeration and air conditioning work including two at the journey level. Prefer journey level experience in electronic control service and repair. Prefer journey level experience in heating systems including electric, gas fired, heat pump, steam, and hot water.  
  • Responsible to know, understand, and follow safety guidelines in accordance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations, to include K-State and Facilities policies and procedures. Responsible to comply with the safe work practices identified in the departmental Job Hazard Analysis, Personal Protective Equipment Assessment and Departmental Safety Orientation Acknowledgment form. Responsible for the implementation of safety regulations, guidelines and work practices to prevent injury to yourself and others.

Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
  • Valid drivers license and valid EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certificate with a universal rating required upon employment. This position is considered essential.  Subject to on-call, standby and inclement weather response.   Medical certification for respirator use within probationary period.  Maintain medical certification for respirator annually.

How to Apply:

Please complete the online application form.

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until 6/25/2018

Salary Range/ Pay Rate:

$17.63 to $27.33

Please note: the minimum salary for this position is $17.63. Actual salary will be determined based on the candidate's experience, education, internal equity and departmental funding. Salary offers are typically made between the minimum and midpoint of the salary range. The range indicated includes both the typical hiring range and potential future progression.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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