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HVAC Mechanic I

Apply now Job no: 493195
Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: UMBC Campus
Categories: Facilities/Grounds/Skilled Trades


 Facilities Management/HVAC Shop

UMBC is, a vibrant 14,000-student suburban research university ranked one of the world's top universities by Times Higher Education, the selected candidate will join an innovative and diverse team working at an institution named by the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the best academic workplaces in the nation for the past nine years.  For more information on UMBC visit:



The HVAC Mechanic installs, services and repairs a variety of residential and commercial heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC) equipment. The incumbent is responsible for repairing and servicing a variety of institutional and commercial heating ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC) equipment.  Specific duties include:  repairing, servicing, and installing commercial and institutional centralized air conditioning systems up to 100 tons, and performing other duties as assigned.  Systems may contain several zones with VAV distribution.  In addition, the incumbent will perform other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

High School Diploma or GED and four years of progressively responsible experience in the HVAC/air conditioning/refrigeration trade.

Must possess a valid Non-commercial class C or equivalent driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications: 

Familiarity with computerized automation system desired.

CFC certification 

Closing Date:  For best consideration, apply by January 16, 2021.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Salary: Pay Range 13 (starting at $48,580) based on the University System of Maryland Pay Program
Hours: Full-time 
Type: Regular 
FLSA Status: Nonexempt 

UMBC offers a benefits package for regular and grant-funded regular employees including generous leave, excellent health, life, and disability insurance, retirement plans, tuition remission, on-site preschool, and numerous professional development and wellness opportunities.   

 Equal Opportunity Statement:  UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Title IX

As an institution that receives federal financial assistance, UMBC adheres to Title IX and does not discriminate on the basis of sex. For more information about Title IX and contact information for Title IX Coordinator click here.


If you require a reasonable accommodation for a disability for any part of the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 410-455-2337 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Work Authorization   As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.

Advertised: Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Open Until Filled

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