Job Site


HVAC Equipment Mechanic

Posted: 02-09-18 Company: Brown University Location: Providence, RI

Performs skilled journeyman level work in the maintenance, repair and installation of refrigeration, heating, air conditioning and ventilating systems, and their controls.  A minimum if two years of directly relevant experience. Must possess a thorough knowledge of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, and the ability to apply that knowledge and skills in an effective manner.  Must be able to read and interpret Service Orders and instructions.  Must be able to read and understand plans, blueprints and schematics related to HVAC and refrigeration systems.   Must be capable of working independently on all HVAC and refrigeration maintenance and repair projects.   Must have the knowledge and ability to balance air and hydronic heating and cooling systems.   Must hold and maintain a valid motor vehicle operator's license.   Must possess own hand tools.   Must be physically able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.   Must have the physical ability to walk throughout the campus and to climb stairs throughout the duration of the shift.   Must be able to climb and work from ladders, lifts, scaffolding, bucket truck, and staging at various heights.  Must be a high school graduate or possess a GED.

Shift is Monday - Friday 7:30am-4pm

Union rate is $26.81/hour with Journeyperson RI HVAC license, $27.31 per hour with Master RI HVAC license


Licenses/Certifications Required

State of RI Refrigeration/Journeyman II license; City of Providence Refrigeration Machine Operator license; Universal Technician Certification (awarded by a program certified by the EPA); A valid motor vehicle operator's license.

Instructions to Apply:

Submit and online application through this link: