HVAC Technician
at Air T, Inc.

Date Posted: 5/4/2017

Job Description

HVAC Tech Wanted
Are you looking for a career that uses your full potential? Join the Global team and “Raise the Bar” on your career. Use your knowledge and unique skill set to provide high quality maintenance and repairs on a variety of Stationary Equipment.
Good Employees are at the heart of our company. Our customers rely on us to keep their equipment in top working order and to get the most out of their assets. Because of that, we rely strongly on employees who display exemplary traits like: Integrity, Service, Leadership and Eagerness to Grow.
With over 300 mechanics serving 85 airports our success relies on us doing quality GSE, Fleet
and Facility Maintenance with a sense of “Aviation Industry Urgency” and to abide by our core values of:
People First – Quality Service – Integrity Always – Trust Earned.
Come help us “Raise the Bar” - Apply today!

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: This class specification represents only the core areas of responsibilities; specific position assignments will vary depending on the needs of the department.
• Performs skilled work in the installation, maintenance and repair of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment
• Installs and maintains electrical, electronic and pneumatic information and control systems associated with HVAC equipment.
• Tests and troubleshoots HVAC system malfunctions, repairs or orders and replaces components, and tests equipment prior to placing back into service.
• Observes safety precautions when working with energized equipment.
• Inspects, maintains and repairs high- and low-pressure boiler and related piping and control equipment
• Inspects, diagnoses and repairs mechanical, electrical and hydraulic system defects in heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, baggage handling, lighting and power distribution regarding passenger loading bridges.
• Reads blueprints, drawings and diagrams to troubleshoot, diagnose and make repairs to electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems.
• Maintains electrical circuits and components of electrical systems up to 480 volts.
• Maintains records of repairs made, orders, and time worked.
• Scale calibrations
• Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Certification requirements: Universal Refrigeration certificate
• Minimum 3 years of proven repair experience in the mechanical field.
• Must have strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills.
• Checking system pressures
• Knowledge of refrigeration cycle
• Recover/reclamation of refrigerant
• Basic computer skills
• Maintaining refrigerant log books
• Preventative maintenance
• Troubleshooting
• Diagnosing and repair of up to 100 ton units (R22 & 407C)
• Strong knowledge of control circuits, motors, high mechanical aptitude and knowledge of PLC’s a plus.


CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Employment is conditional upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check that includes employment verification, motor vehicle record (MVR), and school verification. All mechanics must have an MVR that is compliant with our company motor vehicle insurance.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
• Lifting ability up to 70 pounds.
• Ability to assume various lifting positions and static postures.
• Ability to kneel, stoop, sit, climb on and lay under GSE.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT
All maintenance is performed outdoors; diagnostics are performed via laptop and proprietary unit software, work done is entered into an equipment/maintenance database.
Employee may be required to perform maintenance on additional airport equipment and perform upgrades on equipment as directed
WORKING HOURS
Schedule to be determined; must be willing to work weekends, holidays and additional shifts as assigned.

REPORTS TO
Supervisor, or Manager.

BENEFITS
Our comprehensive list of benefits gives our employees and their families the flexibility they need.
• Medical Insurance with two plan options (Rx included)
• Flex Spending Plan and HSA
• Dental Insurance
• Vision Care
• Life/Supplemental Life (Employee, Spouse, Child) and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
• Disability Insurance (LTD Company Funded)
• 401(k) Savings and Investment Plan with company match
• Wellness/Fitness Benefit
• Educational Benefits
• Wellness/Fitness Benefit, Smoking Cessation Program
• Vacation – Sick – Holiday (Two Floating) – Bereavement

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS FOR FT TECHNICIANS
• Tool Allowance – Bi-Weekly
• Safety Boot and Red Wing Discount Program - Yearly
• Prescription Safety Glasses Allowance – Yearly
• Free Uniforms
• ASE Certification Pay Increase Program
• Technical Training

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer through Affirmative Action. Women and Minorities Are Encouraged to Apply. We appreciate the values, leadership and unique skills service members bring to the workforce and encourage opportunities to hire Guardsmen, Reservists, and Veterans.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Global Aviation Services was established in 2007 to meet the growing demand for a GSE, Fleet, and Facilities Maintenance Service Provider who was committed to customer service performed with integrity.

Our leadership team grew up in the aviation industry. We understand, first hand, the challenges and importance of running and efficient GSE operation successfully. We founded our company on these principles:

Hire Great People - Through great people, we provide the best customer service we can as a GSE service provider.

Provide Exceptional Service at a Fair Price - We ensure exceptional service through Quality Assurance and Customer Feedback.

A Deep Commitment to Integrity - We have a deep commitment to integrity in all we do. Integrity with our customers, with our employees, and or vendors that ensure they continue working with Global without reservation

Today, we are one of the fastest growing maintenance service providers in North America. Our network of more than 180 technicians at 53 airports gives us a unique perspective of the current challenges that accompany serving the aviation industry.