Job Description

Extended Job Title
Tradesman Leader

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
202511 - Bldg Maint and Op Ama

Position Description
Performs supervisory and participatory work in the construction, erection, installation, and repair of structures and fixtures. Responsibilities include the supervision of a work crew involved in the construction, alteration, repair, and maintenance of equipment, furnishings, and various other structures and fixtures. Duties also include the actual hands-on work in this area. Work is performed under the general supervision of the foreman with evaluation based on results obtained. May supervise other assigned workers.

Requisition ID

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
Service and repair: air handling units, pumping equipment, pneumatic and electronic controls (i.e.) valves, damper, frequency drives, DDC, thermostats, and humidistats.  Making sure the above is operating effectively and efficiently.  Other assignments as deemed necessary by supervision and/or Sr. Director.  Assumes lead role in the absence of the foreman, in regard to HVAC systems.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Applicant should have at least two years training or four years experience in the HVAC field, preferably commercial systems. Knowledge should include: pneumatic controls, air-handling systems, exhaust equipment, refrigeration repair, steam, and all types of hydronic heating and cooling. Ability to read and follow blue prints, schematics and other relevant documentation. Ability to do research and learn new systems.

HSC - Amarillo

Bldg Maint and Op Ama

Required Attachments
Professional/Personal References

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Skilled Crafts


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Proficiency in written and mathematical skills as may reflected in the completion of high school or equivalent. Two years experience as a licensed journeyman in designated trade; or five years related experience. Job-related vocational training or education may substitute for required experience on a year-for-year basis.

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