Assistant Heating, Ventilating, Air Conditioning (HVAC) Service Engineer

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No.: OC-68849 Name: Assistant Heating, Ventilating, Air Conditioning (HVAC) Service Engineer
Type: Civil Service Exams Deadline: 01/02/20 05:00PM
Exam Date: 02/29/20 08:30AM Price: $15.00
Salary: Varies with other agencies

Description of Duties

This is an entry-level service position responsible for assisting in the repairing, installing and servicing of HVAC systems. Work is generally performed alongside a more skilled engineer. (The employee may also operate HVAC systems in a building not requiring licensing as per City of Rochester requirements.) This title differs from Heating Ventilating, Air Conditioning Service Engineer by virtue of its responsibility for more routine work. The employee reports directly to, and works under the direct supervision of a Lead HVAC Service Engineer or other higher level staff member.


Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma, plus either:

(A)   Two (2) years paid full time or its part time equivalent*** experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of HVAC systems found in commercial or public buildings including experience in heating, and in the installation, maintenance, and repair of refrigeration equipment*; OR,

(B)   Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associate’s degree or Certificate in Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning; OR,

(C)   An equivalent combination of education and experience defined by the limits of (A) and (B) above.

*Minor repair and preventive maintenance tasks such as changing filters and belts and lubrication of HVAC and refrigeration equipment will not be considered as qualifying experience.

Possession of a universal refrigerant transition and recovery certificate issued by the United States environmental protection agency (epa) or epa approved certifying organization**. 
**submit copy of certificate with application.I


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