Harvard University Steamfitter in Cambridge, Massachusetts

45885BRAuto req ID:45885BRJob Code:272000 Steamfitter Location:USA - MA - Cambridge Business Title:HVAC Steamfitter MechanicSub-Unit:Energy & Facilities Salary Grade:003Time Status:Full-time Union:42 - Int Un Oper Engineers Loc 877 Basic Qualifications:Five years related experience in steamfitting/pipefitting related work. Must be knowledgeable and experienced in the installation, operation, trouble-shooting, maintenance and repair of all types of commercial building heating and cooling systems. Experience with refrigeration maintenance and repair (with current CFC Universal Certification) strongly preferred. Must observe and comply with all standard safety codes and practices, perform work in accordance with recognized trade and University standards. Must be able to read and interpret detailed plans, specifications, operating manuals and other written materials associated with this trade. Must be able to effectively communicate with peers and customers.

Also required,

  • Current State Pipefitter’s license

  • Valid State driver’s license and satisfactory driving history

  • Complete set of hand tools

  • Must be willing to work in research laboratory environments and around hazardous materials

  • Required to receive specialized training in the inspection and maintenance of autoclaves and sterilizing equipment

  • Required to pass a Respiratory Physical and certification for use of a respirator

  • Required to wear/use appropriate safety clothing/equipment at all times

  • Required to properly wear a uniform and maintain a professional image at all times

  • A current address and telephone number must be provided as an ongoing condition of employment.

Additional Information:Must be able to lift up a minimum of 50 lbs. and transport piping and equipment in excess of 200 lbs. with others. May use chain falls and come along for heavier lifting. Must be able to push and pull heavy loads as listed. Must be able to stoop and bend for long periods of time and work on hands and knees and other awkward positions for extended periods, routinely walk to and from various buildings carrying tools, equipment and other essentials to the job site. Must be able to work alone and climb multiple sets of stairs, work of ladders, staging, lifts, etc.

Emergency Status Designation: Critical Operations PersonnelDepartment:103691Hourly Rate From:40.02Hourly Rate To:40.02Pre-Employment Screening:Criminal, DMV, Drug Testing, Education, Identity, License/Cert.Schedule:Monday-Friday 7:00 AM- 3:30PMJob Function:Facilities Duties & Responsibilities:Installs, modifies, and repairs all types of boilers, heating systems, cooling systems and auxiliary equipment. Fabricates, installs, modifies and repairs high and low pressure piping systems. Interprets mechanical plans and prints and updates as necessary. Provides responsive customer support in all phases of building maintenance and operations. Assists and advises customers on maintenance solutions and provides follow-up on progress and status of work. Performs other core skills of the trades and related duties as required. May be assigned to work independently or as part of a multi-trade team under the guidance and direction of the Area Supervisor and/or Working Foreperson.

School/Unit:Campus Services EEO Statement:We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.