16 days old

General Services Maintenance Technician III

City of Salem
Salem, OR 97301
  • Job Code
Salary: $27.55 - $33.69 Hourly
Job Type: Regular (Full-Time)
Job Number: 21-0606-02
Location: Salem, OR
Department: Personnel Department

Job Summary
City of Salem Facilities has an exciting career opportunity for you! We are recruiting for a skilled HVAC Technician to maintain the City's heating, cooling, and other mechanical equipment. Do you enjoy working with your hands, troubleshooting building operating systems issues through automated building controls, or installing new HVAC equipment in a commercial environment? Do you excel at customer service, solving problems, and working in a small team of other skilled technicians? If these work activities appeal to you, then consider applying with the City of Salem!

Perks of working for the City of Salem include excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits for you and your family. In addition, the City also provides its own Health Hub clinic for employees and their dependents for routine care, immunizations, etc., most often with same-day appointments available, at no additional cost to you (depending on the chosen medical plan)! The City also contributes both the employer AND the employee portions toward retirement! As a full-time employee, you will receive 10 paid holidays and up to two paid personal holidays each year, plus sick leave and vacation to make for a great family-work balance.

What are the minimum qualifications?
  • High school graduate or trade school supplemented by the completion of technical courses in heating systems, ventilating systems, air conditioning systems, pump repair, basic electricity/electronics, or related subjects to the position being filled, and five years of experience in facility refrigeration systems, air conditioning maintenance and repair, and HVAC related systems of facilities or mechanical equipment systems, or any combination of experience and training that demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skills, and abilities as listed, and ability to perform the essential job functions
  • Currently possess or ability to obtain EPA 608 Universal certification and Brazing certification within six months of hire.
  • Must pass the pre-employment background check and physical examination
  • Must have an Oregon Driver's license and meet the City of Salem's driving standards
  • Must pass criminal background check necessary to obtain Criminal Justice Information System clearance and Law Enforcement Data System certification within 30 days of hire (clearance must be maintained throughout employment)
Desired attributes, but not required, include:
  • Limited Energy Technician Class B (LEB) Certification highly desirable or ability to obtain within one year.
  • Proficiency in use of personal computers, technology, and software

Where can I find out more about the position?
Go to the menu option for Class Specifications and search for Facility HVAC Tech or view by clicking here.

How can I apply?

The City of Salem invites individuals of all diverse communities and backgrounds to apply for our available job opportunities as we strive to provide the best service to everyone. The City of Salem is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all and has a culture that values diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, we are better able to serve the community.

To apply, click on the green "Apply" button to complete your application. Make sure that you specify how you meet the qualifications outlined in the class specification and complete the application.

Applicants that meet the minimum qualifications as outlined above but not selected for this position may be placed on an eligibility list, and candidates may be hired from the list. Eligibility lists are valid for six months. The City will send email notifications to eligible candidates about potential hiring opportunities so please ensure your email settings accept our system generated email notifications.

You may subscribe for automatic notification of job openings at the City through the Job Interest Cards - sign up today!

For more information about employment at the City of Salem, please visit our website at www.cityofsalem.net/jobs .




Posted: 2021-03-29 Expires: 2021-04-29

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