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Posted: 01-10-18 Company: Federal Reserve Bank Location: Boston

Job Opportunity:  HVAC Technician – 3rd Shift

The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston has an immediate need for an experienced HVAC Technician to operate, maintain, repair and renovate the building's heating, ventilating, air conditioning, refrigeration, and fire protection, emergency generator, pumping, water, air and steam distribution systems within our 33 story Financial District office tower.

The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (FRB Boston) is part of the nation’s central banking system and activities conducted within our facility are essential to the health and performance of the US economy. FRB Boston is a leading employer with a focus on work-life balance and provides all employees with a comprehensive benefit package including: an employer funded pension plan, a 401K plan with employer matching contributions, medical, life and vision care insurance, as well as vacation and sick time benefits.

Our facility is easily accessible from South Station and offers on-site food services, a fitness center, and medical services. If you are career focused and have an interest in earning a market-based income while contributing to the goals of a public service organization, we encourage you to consider the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.

Job Summary;

This position is responsible for operating, maintaining, repairing and renovating the building's heating, ventilating, air conditioning, refrigeration, and fire protection, emergency generator, pumping, water, air and steam distribution systems.

Principal Accountabilities;

1. Take and evaluate operational readings of utilities and equipment, interpreting status and needs, and take appropriate corrective actions.
2. Inspect, test, locate trouble in, and make repairs to all assigned equipment located throughout the building including off shift responsibility for check conveyor system and emergencies in building areas.
3. Test, evaluate and take appropriate action to chemically treat the building's piping distribution system.
4. Operate power tools and equipment in the safest efficient manner within operating parameters.
5. Interpret schematics, as well as systems and building diagrams and blueprints.
6. Complete shop related paperwork and assist other trade areas as necessary.
7. Respond to off shifts service and emergency calls.


This position is not required to directly supervise others.

Knowledge and Experience;

Knowledge and experience normally acquired through, or equivalent to, the completion of a high school diploma or G.E.D. and vocational or technical training and a minimum of 5 years of experience working in large central plant operations. This position also requires a Massachusetts HVAC Journeyman's license and EPA Universal Refrigerant Recovery Certification. Must have a successful track record of working collaboratively on HVAC teams. Must have a strong working knowledge of energy management best practices and must be committed to a continuous program of professional development in energy management strategies. A CEM Certification a plus.

All employees assigned to this position will be subject to FBI fingerprint/ criminal background and Patriot Act/ Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) watch list checks at least once every five years.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work required of this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or skills associated with this position or the personnel so classified.

Instructions to Apply:

Email resume and cover letter (Please include position title in subject line) to: Rob Stella / Senior Recruiter- Diversity Specialist, PRC
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston / 600 Atlantic Ave / Boston, MA 02210
Phone 617.973.3478 / Fax 617.573.5481 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)