Boston Medical Center General Services Technician -Licensed HVAC, Plant Operations (40Hrs W/T 630am to 3pm F/S 630am to 7 pm) (AFSCME) in Boston, Massachusetts

General Services Technician -Licensed HVAC, Plant Operations (40Hrs W/T 630am to 3pm F/S 630am to 7 pm) (AFSCME)

Boston, MA


Job ID 5503030 Date posted 08/24/2017

Boston Medical Center (BMC) is more than a hospital. It´s a network of support and care that touches the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in need each year. It is the largest and busiest provider of trauma and emergency services in New England. Emphasizing community-based care, BMC is committed to providing consistently excellent and accessible health services to all—and is the largest safety-net hospital in New England. The hospital is also the primary teaching affiliate of the nationally ranked Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and a founding partner of Boston HealthNet – an integrated health care delivery systems that includes many community health centers. BMC provides a full range of pediatric and adult care services, from primary to family medicine to advanced specialty care.

BMC is also committed to our employees, who are a very important piece to who we are. We pride ourselves in providing equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law. BMC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

Under general supervision, installs, maintains and repairs the hospital HVAC, refrigeration and related components for efficient and cost effective operation. Operates tests and overhauls a variety of air conditioning, ventilation, refrigeration systems and associated equipment. Performs tasks within capabilities involving piping systems, motors and controllers.

  • Graduation from high school (or GED), supplemented by completion of a Union, private (in-house), military, or trade school apprenticeship program that includes related theory and on-the-job work.

  • At least three years as a journey-level HVAC Tech

  • Basic computer proficiency to keep computerized records and prepare reports.

  • Ability to follow and give oral and written instructions in English and ability to read, comprehend, and work from plans and blueprints.

  • Highly organized and ability to maintain proper productivity and work flow for multiple projects.

  • Must be a team player and able to maintain cooperative working relationships.

  • Demonstrated sensitivity to and respect for a diverse population.

  • Must be able to perform physical activities, such as, but not limited to, lifting equipment (up to 50 lbs. unassisted), bending, standing, climbing or walking. Must be able to safely use manual tools and power equipment common in the trade. Must be able to safely handle hazardous materials.