Job Site


HVAC Refrigeration Mechanic II – 40 Hours

Posted: 07-31-18 Company: Massachusetts Maritime Academy Location: Buzzards Bay Campus

A special mission college within the Massachusetts state university system

HVAC Refrigeration Mechanic II – 40 Hours/Part-time 20 Hours

Posting:                                June 2018 (Revised)               
Start Date:                            September 2018
Position Number:                  FY18-17
Application Deadline:           25 August 2018
Division:                               Operations
Union Affiliation:                  AFSCME Unit II
Supervision received:         Reports to Assistant Director of Facilities, Director of Facilities

General responsibilities: Incumbents of positions in this series install heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment including related fixtures. Checks heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment for malfunctions and maintains and repairs equipment. Performs related work such as assembling metal ducts, structural components, shelves, cabinet systems and functional components of heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems. Order supplies and equipment and performs related duties as required. This position is designated “ESSENTIAL PERSONNEL” to respond to work for emergency situations.

Qualifications and requirements: Applicants must possess the ability to communicate in an oral and written manner. Applicants must possess physical stamina and endurance including the ability to lift and carry heavy objects, stand or walk for extended periods of time, and climb and work from ladders. Based on assignment, applicants may be required to operate a motor vehicle and therefore must possess a valid Massachusetts Class 3 Motor Vehicle Operator’s license. Applicants must have at least two years of full-time or equivalent part-time technical experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of heating, refrigeration, ventilating and air conditioning systems, or any equivalent combination of the required experience and substitutions below. Substitutions: A certificate or diploma from a recognized institution above the high school level, as evidence of completion of a two-year program in refrigeration and heating, may be substituted for one year of the required experience. EPA Section 608 Universal Technician Certification. Education toward such a certificate or diploma will be prorated on the basis of the proportion of the requirements actually completed.

Salary: Grade 17/Step 4: $1,964.10; Bi-weekly; $51,066.60 Annually

Shift & Days Off: 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Sunday through Thursday Initial assignment only, subject to change according to Administration.  20 hour/week part-time 2nd shift Friday & Saturday.

Instructions to Apply:

Application deadline:  25 August 2018.  To view the job Classification Specification visit: To apply, please submit a cover letter, a resume, an MMA Employment Application, Affirmative Action form, and the contact information of three (3) professional references. These forms are located on the employment quick link on our website: Application materials may be saved, attached, and sent electronically to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).  Alternatively, you may submit application materials by USPS to:  Human Resources Department, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532.  Finalist must complete a pre-employment physical, drug screening and background check. 

MMA is an AA/EEO/Veteran/Disabled employer.  Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.