Trades Specialist AQT (HVAC-R) at Miami University

Trades Specialist AQT (HVAC-R) at Miami University

Job Type
Posting Date
December 22, 2016
Location of Position

Oxford, OH

Company Summary

Welcoming Workplace

Imagine the possibilities with a career at Miami…

Miami University is a major public university with a small college feel.  Creating environments for learning excellence and providing career opportunities in Oxford, Hamilton, Middletown, West Chester and Luxembourg, our faculty and staff are the fuel that drives Miami!

We rank first nationally among public universities for best teaching by U.S. News & World Report.  Our opportunities for growth and advancement aren't limited to students in the classroom.  Our faculty, staff and student employees are highly valued for their contribution toward the Miami experience.

Miami’s main campus is located in Oxford, Ohio, 35 miles north of Cincinnati.  A true college town, Oxford features a wide variety of shops and restaurants within walking distance of the main campus.  Our regional campuses are located in Hamilton, Middletown and the Voice of America  Learning Center in West Chester, Ohio.

Miami offers a great work environment and competitive benefits. We invite you to experience Miami and see how you can support the University’s academic mission.

Thank you for your interest in the career opportunities at Miami.

Duties and Responsibilities

Check out our new starting pay rate – $17.20/hr!!

Job Summary: Job ID: 3656 – AFSCME – FT (Hourly)

Position performs the installation, maintenance, repair and troubleshooting of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, (HVAC) and refrigeration components, equipment, and systems for a university campus consisting of approximately 200 buildings. Position’s primary purpose is ensuring that all HVAC and refrigeration systems and auxiliary equipment are in good working order and that any repairs are completed promptly and properly.

Position Requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five or more years of verifiable previous experience in HVAC-R preferred
  • NATE Certification, Journeyman Card in a relevant trade, or successful completion of an apprenticeship program
Required Experience

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Three years verifiable previous experience in HVAC-R and an HVAC-R certification through an accredited technical school required or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Universal refrigerant handling certification required
  • 410A refrigerant handling certification required
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license

Apply Here

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Criminal background check required. All campuses are smoke and tobacco free.