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REFRIGERATION MECHANIC - 42001622

Date:  May 26, 2022
Location: 

TALLAHASSEE, FL, US, 32399


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Requisition No: 548481 

Agency: Agriculture and Consumer Services

Working Title: REFRIGERATION MECHANIC - 42001622

Position Number: 42001622 

Salary:  $27,040.00 - $35,000.16 

Posting Closing Date: 06/09/2022 

REFRIGERATION MECHANIC

FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES

DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATION
BUREAU OF GENERAL SERVICES

***OPEN COMPETITIVE OPPORTUNITY***

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Two (2) years of experience in the operation and maintenance of air-conditioning and refrigeration systems.

Vocational/technical training in air-conditioning and heating mechanics can substitute at the rate of 720 classroom hours for each year of the required experience.

Possession of a valid Driver License.

***ATTENTION CANDIDATES***

To be considered for a position with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services:

  • All fields in the Candidate Profile must be completed.
  • Work history, hours worked, and formal education fields must be filled out to determine qualifications for this position.
  • Responses to Qualifying Questions must be verifiable in the Candidate Profile.

 

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services values
and supports employment of individuals with disabilities. Qualified
individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Universal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Certificate required.

NOTES:

Successful applicant must pass a background screening, including fingerprinting, as a condition of employment.

JOB DUTIES:

This is an intermediate-level position that performs a variety of routine and non-routine maintenance and repair functions to the heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) and mechanical systems in the Conner Complex Labs, Conner Administration Building, Mayo Building and as required at any other facilities owned by the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.   Such duties and responsibilities require the incumbent to accomplish tasks related to refrigeration, plumbing, electrical and mechanical systems.

Performs and completes necessary repairs.  Performs inspection, operation and repair of various types of mechanical equipment such as pumps, electrical motors, Air Handling Units (AHU’s), Variable Frequency Drives (VFD’s), Variable Air Volumes (VAV’s), boilers, water heaters, chillers, fans, ducts, hydraulic systems, or hydronic systems.  Monitors Siemens controls and gauges to determine and maintain proper equipment operation in accordance with standard operating procedures or manufacturer requirements.

Performs preventative maintenance on HVAC, boiler or chiller equipment in accordance with standard operating procedures or manufacturer requirements, such as changing filters, lubricating bearings, adjusting belts and keeping drains clear.  Keeps debris cleaned from around equipment and roof tops.

Maintains accurate and up-to-date preventative maintenance records on HVAC system, boilers and chillers.  Ensures all required inspections are scheduled and completed in a timely manner.  Manages vendor contracts and relationships for HVAC, boiler and chiller equipment. 

Performs other-related duties as required. Assist maintenance section with duties as needed.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Skilled in the general use of a computer.

SPECIAL NOTES:

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Certain service members may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 


Nearest Major Market: Tallahassee