Reporting to the Plant Supervisor, is responsible for overseeing, inspecting, repairing, and installing all mechanical and related facility process systems in a group of Institution buildings and laboratories to ensure safe and efficient continued scientific and administrative operations and maintenance. Systems include HVAC, refrigeration, and hot water; maintains compliance with state/local building and heating/cooling codes and regulations.
Requires limited direction; through training and/or work experience, is skilled in several trades, enabling the application of technical knowledge to perform assigned tasks independent of supervision; unusual and unprecedented situations are reviewed with Plant Supervisor.
Desired Education/Experience for Hiring
Trade school certification(s) representing demonstrated technical knowledge in several work areas, building codes, and safety regulations related to the position or equivalent on-the-job training; minimum 10 years directly related experience including experience in refrigeration equipment of 30-ton capacity or larger. Must have or be eligible to obtain required local, state, and federal licenses and certifications; valid State refrigeration technician required. Must have ability to read schematics and blueprints and/or technical manuals. Must have demonstrated ability to exercise independent judgment as well as commitment to working collaboratively with colleagues. Valid MA driver's license and Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) required.