IUOE Air Cond & Refrig Mech A

Rochester, NY


Installs, tests, troubleshoots, and repairs a variety of air conditioning (i.e. heating, ventilating, cooling, filtration, humidifying), controls, and refrigeration systems; maintains air conditioning and refrigeration equipment of all types including absorption, centrifugal and compressor units. Performs required preventive maintenance on installed equipment. Uses electrical, electronic, pneumatic and refrigeration gauges and other trades tools as required. Inspects and examines various components which make up the system to detect mechanical or electrical failures. May change filters, clean units and perform other maintenance. Disassembles various related equipment to note condition and make necessary repairs or replacements. May check electrical, electronic and pneumatic controls peculiar to air conditioning and refrigeration equipment and make necessary adjustments, repairs or replacements. May pump down and charge units with appropriate refrigerants. Performs installation of equipment as outline by engineer, using blueprints, sketches, specifications and manufacturers recommendations. Tests and balances air and chilled/hot water systems. Keeps records and makes reports of daily work, emergency/service calls investigated, service rendered, results of troubleshooting and general condition of equipment and systems. Makes recommendations for modification. May review controls and control systems for proper operation, sequencing and optimum efficiency and recommends changes to achieve optimum operation. Performs work to accomplish same. Required to adhere to all University, Departmental, and OSHA safety policies, practices, and requirements, as a condition of employment. Performs other related duties of similar complexity, including the maintenance of tools, etc.


High school education and 4-6 years’ experience as a building heating, ventilating, cooling and controls mechanics plus the ability to speak and understand English in a manner that is sufficient for effective communication; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Environmental Protection Agency Refrigerant Certification required.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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INTERNATIONAL UNION OF OPERATING ENGINEERS: How to bid for Transfer/Promotion: Employees represented by IUOE must electronically bid in HRMS within the five-day posting period each time they wish to be considered for a job opportunity. On-time qualified bidders for IUOE positions must be considered prior to any other candidates.

Pay Range

Pay Range: $ 27.27 - $ 35.03 Hourly

The referenced pay range represents the first and last step pay rates for this job, as set forth in the applicable collective bargaining agreement. Individual pay will be set in accordance with terms of the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

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Location: Eastman School Music
Full/Part Time: Full-Time