Lovelace Biomedical Research Institute is currently seeking a Maintenance Worker III-HVAC to join the Institute’s Facilities Team.
Under direct supervision, the Maintenance Worker III- HVAC will be responsible for performing preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and repairing central plant equipment. This includes heating hot water boilers, steam boilers, centrifugal chillers, air compressors vacuum pumps and associated support equipment. The individual will also assist with plumbing, HVAC repairs and other related duties and tasks as required or assigned.
Requires a high school diploma or equivalent and 4+ years of directly-related maintenance experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been attained. Prior documented experience working with HVAC-R, plumbing, boiler operations, supply and exhaust fans, pumps, evaporative coolers, air filtration systems, gas fired heaters and minor electrical experience is strongly preferred. Must have an EPA Certification.
Must have demonstrated skills in general maintenance and be able to troubleshoot and repair a wide variety of maintenance problems. This position requires the ability to complete associated paperwork and work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail. Must be highly motivated with good verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work independently and as a part of a team. Requires computer proficiency with Microsoft Office and the ability to learn department-specific computer systems as needed.
Physical requirements include lifting up to 50 pounds, pushing and pulling heavy equipment, bending, stooping, climbing, carrying, outdoor work and working alone for long periods of time with or without accommodation. Must be able to wear a respirator and any other required personal protective equipment.
A Post-offer background check and the ability to gain and maintain access to Kirtland Air Force base (KAFB) is required.
Work Schedule is Monday-Friday 6:30am-3:00pm.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
EEO, including disability/vets