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Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 9:36 AM

IAP Ingenuity & Purpose

As a leading international services company for more than 65 years, IAP provides a broad spectrum of services and solutions to U.S. and international government agencies, and organizations. A world-class leader in providing seasoned program management, IAP leverages and integrates its capabilities IT & Communications, Aviation & Engineering Solutions, Power Solutions, Infrastructure & Logistics - to provide safe, innovative, and reliable solutions to meet customers' diverse and complex challenges. With 2,500 team members, IAP operates in more than 110 locations in 27 countries worldwide and maintains offices in the Washington D.C. area, Florida, Maryland, Oklahoma, the United Kingdom, and the Middle East.


The Heating, Ventilation, and Air-Conditioning Mechanic installs, services and repairs environmental-control systems in residences, department stores, office buildings, and other commercial establishments, utilizing knowledge of refrigeration theory, pipefitting and structural layout, mounts compressor and condenser units on platform or floor, using hand tools, following blueprints or engineering specifications, fabricates, assembles and installs ductwork and chassis parts, using portable metalworking tools and welding equipment, and installs evaporator unit in chassis or in air-duct system, using hand tools. This mechanic also cuts and bends tubing to correct length and shape, using cutting and bending equipment and tools, cuts and threads pipe, using machine-threading or hand-threading equipment, joins tubing or pipes to various refrigerating units by means of sleeves, couplings or unions, and solders joints, using torch, forming complete circuit for refrigerant, installs expansion and discharge valves in circuit.

This worker connects motors, compressors, temperature controls, humidity controls, and circulating ventilation fans to control panels and connects control panels to power source; installs air and water filters in completed installation, injects small amount of refrigerant into compressor to test systems and adds Freon gas to build up prescribed operating pressure. This mechanic observes pressure and vacuum gauges and adjusts controls to insure proper operation, tests joints and connections for gas leaks, using gauges or soap-and-water solution, wraps pipes in insulation batting and secures them in place with cement or wire bands, replaces defective breaker controls, thermostats, switches, fuses and electrical wiring to repair installed units, may install, repair and service air conditioners, ranging from fifteen to twenty tons cooling capacity in warehouses and small factory buildings.

Essential Job Functions: (not limited to duties as described performs related duties as requested)

* Coordinate and perform inspections on HVAC systems and components (e.g. heating units, building exhaust fans, ventilation units, etc.) to evaluate condition, identify necessary repairs and recommend preventive maintenance

* Perform installations of HVAC equipment and systems and monitors repairs on systems and/or components (e.g. pumps, motors, air handlers, fan coils, piping, etc.)

* Coordinates with HVAC Lead and/or Trade Shop Supervisor reference completing projects and work orders efficiently

* Diagnoses causes of problems and/or failures in HVAC systems for the purpose of identifying equipment and/or systems repair and/or replacement needs

* Tracks performance of routine and preventive maintenance to ensure the availability of HVAC systems

* Prepares written reports (work order status, activity logs, etc.) for documenting activities and/or conveying information

* Requests equipment and supplies to maintain correct inventory amounts and ensure availability of items required to complete installations and/or repairs

* Responds to emergency situations during or after hours to resolve immediate safety concerns

* Knowledge of Direct Digital Control Systems (DDC) and their components

Education & Experience: (or equivalent)

* Minimum six (6) years' experience as a HVAC Journeyman Technician

License & Certifications:

* Must possess HVAC Universal Certification, EPA Clean Air Act Section 608

* Completed HVAC Journeyman Technician program required

Knowledge & Skills:

* Must have an excellent understanding of all safety directives and polices regarding the operation of equipment

* Mechanical knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance

Physical Demands/Working Environment:

* Work is generally conducted on-site at maintenance and project locations in out-of-doors areas with potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions.

* Work may require lifting up to 50 lbs.


Associated topics: batt, boiler, environmental, gas, heat, hvac, hvac r, insulation, repair, ventilation


• Location: West Point, Westchester

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