HVAC Technician - 2719743

Vectrus
  • HVAC Technician Jobs in Kuwait City - 2719743

    Vectrus
  • 0 - 3 Years
  • Kuwait City (Kuwait City)
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2719743

Job Description

HVAC Technician ( KBO001756 )

Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Performs the installation, inspection, maintenance and trouble-shooting of industrial HVAC equipment such as boilers and chillers, light commercial units to include, package, DX and split units and residential units to include split, mini-split and window units This job requires theoretical knowledge of air conditioning and the production of chilled water as well as practical a mechanical and electrical understanding Technicians deal with refrigerant and Freon gas which could have a serious environmental effect if improperly handled Verifies actual hours worked by personnel to reduce manpower expenditure Completes all tasks in accordance with the local Environmental, Safety and Health directives Correctly captures data on maintenance work order requests and preventative maintenance inspection forms before upload into a Computer Maintenance Management System (Maximo)

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES

Performs inspections on HVAC systems and components (eg heating units, building exhaust fans, ventilation units, etc) to evaluate condition, identify necessary repairs and repair parts and recommend preventive maintenance improvements

Uses Maximo to order repair parts, track work order progress and to update a work order status

Completes and oversees installations of heating and air conditioning equipment and systems to provide enhanced andor upgraded capabilities

Conducts repairs on HVAC systems andor components (eg pumps, motors, air handlers, fan coils, piping, etc)

Diagnoses causes of problems andor failures in heatingair conditioning systems for the purpose of identifying equipment andor systems repair andor replacement parts needed

Maintains vehicles, tools and equipment in a serviceable status

Participates in meetings, workshops, training and seminars

Requests equipment and supplies to maintain correct inventory amounts and ensure availability of items required to complete necessary installations andor repairs

Responds to emergency situations during or after hours

Fabricates equipment parts to meet specialty needs andor replace unavailable parts

Transports a variety of tools, equipment and required supplies to the job site

Perform other duties as assigned

MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED

A basic set of hand tools used on the job, such as wrenches, pliers, tape measures, utility knifes, sockets and screwdrivers

Refrigerant gauges, vacuum pumps, ODS reclaimrecycle equipment, torch sets, temperature reading devices and other HVAC related toolsequipment

Repair parts used on various types and sizes of HVAC units

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Duties will involve the conduct of work in the outdoors with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions including frequent dust storms, and high temperatures up to 130F degrees in the summer months Potential exposure to chemical or biological agents could exist Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in certain areas is required Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices Normal work week is 48 hours, but must be able to work overtime or shift as required

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES

Physical requirements include lifting, climbing, extended sitting or standing, or other physical efforts that are normally required In addition, visual acuity, hearing and speaking requirements would be considered Consider this section carefully; any physical requirements must be able to be tied back to the major job activities Refer to the general physical requirement, physical activities, visual acuity, and working conditions checklist for more information

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

EducationCertifications One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required

Requires a high school diploma or equivalent

Vocational training in HVAC or equivalent required along with a valid US license

Must possess and maintain a valid drivers license from country of origin for the purpose of obtaining and maintaining a valid Military or Kuwait Drivers License

Mechanical knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance

Must have excellent communication skills in English, both written and oral

Experience

Minimum two (2) years experience as a HVAC Technician

Completed HVAC technician apprenticeship program required

Must have an excellent understanding of all safety directives and polices regarding the operation of equipment

Mechanical knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance

Skills

Must have excellent communication skills in English, both written and oral

Knowledge of the tools, equipment, and materials common to the HVAC trade

Knowledge of applicable HVAC codes

Knowledge of the mechanical operation of equipment such as window, split and package HVAC units

Skill in the installation, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of all types of HVAC systems

SUPERVISORYBUDGET RESPONSIBILITIES

Will be required to oversee FN HVAC Technicians

Primary Location Kuwait

Job Technical SpecialtySkilled Trade

Clearance Level required at Start Date NACI

Travel Yes, 5 PERCENT of the Time

Work Status Full-time

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace Vectrus is an Equal OpportunityAffirmative Action Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability EOEMinorityFemaleDisabledVeteran

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Role:Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance

Industry:IT-Software

Salary:As per Industry Standards

Function:Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging

Deadline:09th Oct 2024

Company Profile

Company:Vectrus
Website http://www.vectrus.com/
Industry Other Services (Other Services)
Company Turnover 1 - 100 Crores
Company Size 1 - 10 Employees



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