Job Overview


Why is it Great to Work for the Federal Bureau of Prisons?

Do your career justice and consider a career with the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP).  In addition to being regarded as a family and career-oriented agency, the BOP offers a broad range of exciting career opportunities in a work environment that promotes integrity, diversity, and professional development.  With over 38,000 highly motivated individuals, the Federal Bureau of Prisons is one of the most unique agencies in the United States Department of Justice where each employee's day-to-day performance makes a difference.

Will the Federal Bureau of Prisons Pay for me to Move?

Reimbursement IS NOT authorized for travel and transportation for this position.


The incumbent serves as an Air Conditioning Equipment Mechanic Supervisor (HVAC Foreman) and is responsible for training, motivating, and directing an inmate work crew in the maintenance, repair, modification, installation, and troubleshooting of refrigeration, heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment.
The incumbent supervises inmate workers involved in the new construction, rehabilitation, repair, and maintenance of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. This includes installing, dismantling, recognizing the cause of faulty equipment and making necessary repairs on a variety of domestic and commercial refrigeration, heating and air conditioning units and systems. Incumbent performs routine preventive maintenance on systems that operate continuously. This equipment includes but is not limited to switches, refrigeration chillers, ice machines, freezers, exhaust fans and equipment that control the climatic conditions of the buildings such as electric, electronic and direct digital controls.