Number of Vacancies:
Campus Facilities Operations
Scope of Job:
To provide supervision and journeyman level skills in the operation
and maintenance of all air conditioning and related mechanical
equipment and utility systems.
Description of Duties:
• Inspects the operation of the HVAC systems and assigns or
performs preventative maintenance.
• Responsible for overseeing and inspecting the repair and
maintenance on all air conditioning systems.
• Supervises and participates in the calibration, installation,
maintenance, and repair of pneumatic thermostats, air handlers,
refrigeration devices, refrigerators, ice makers, compressors,
fans, motors, water pumps, insulation, valves, boilers, and all
other equipment and devices.
• Provides technical direction to other HVAC mechanics.
• Coordinates emergency repairs and preparations.
• Performs other duties as assigned.
General direction from the assigned supervisor.
Supervises assigned staff.
High School Diploma. Vocational School training in Air
As condition of employment this position requires the applicant to
be authorized to operate a University-Owned Vehicle for Official
University Business. Per University of Texas System Policy 157,
applicants will be subject to a motor vehicle record check for
their most recent thirty-six (36) month history. Out of State
Drivers are required to submit a 36-month history MVR from their
prior State of residence(s).Requires technical certification or
licensing directly related to the job.
Five (5) years of skilled/journeyman level experience as a
refrigeration or AC mechanic including one (1) year in a
Skill in the use of all equipment of the A/C trade.
Needs to be able to successfully perform all required duties.
Exposure to outside environments, hot, dry, wet, and cold; some
work in restricted spaces, exposure to dust, some duties and
working conditions may create bodily strain and discomfort.
Duties may involve the lifting and moving of heavy objects,
stooping, crawling, climbing, reaching, and other activities
requiring physical exertion. Danger of falls, chemicals, electrical
shock and burns, and hazards and conditions inherent to the trade
or assignment. This position will be subject to a pre-employment
Commensurate with Experience
Commensurate with Experience
Position Available Date:
Grant Funded Position:
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It is the policy of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley to
promote and ensure equal employment opportunities for all
individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, sex,
age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, genetic information or protected veteran status. In
accordance with the requirements of Title VII of the Civil Rights
Act of 1964, the Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972,
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans
with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended, our University is
committed to comply with all government requirements and ensures
non-discrimination in its education programs and activities,
including employment. We encourage women, minorities and
differently abled persons to apply for employment positions of
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Dear Applicant, Human Resources will not be held responsible for
redacting any confidential information from the documents you
attach with your application. The confidential information includes
the following: *Date of Birth *Gender *Ethnicity/Race Please make
sure that you omit this information prior to submission. We are
advising that Human Resources will be forwarding your application
to the department as per your submission. The University of Texas
Rio Grande Valley reserves the right to discontinue accepting
applications prior to the stated close date of this position, after
meeting the posting requirement of three (3) calendar days. If you
have any questions, please visit our Careers site at https://careers.utrgv.edu
detailed contact information.
UTRGV is a distributed location institution and working location is
subject to change based on need.
All UTRGV employees are required to have a criminal background
check (CBC). Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Substitutions to the above requirements must have prior approval
from the VP of HR & Talent Development .
To apply, visit https://careers.utrgv.edu/postings/40750