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    If you have experience with carpentry, installing, maintaining, repairing and modifying ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC/R) equipment AND you want to play a significant role in a dynamic organization, consider joining the NIH Office of Research Facilities (ORF). For more information, visit http://orf.od.nih.gov/

    The vacancy is focusing on Heavy Carpentry and Heavy Electrical.

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    Working as a Maintenance Mechanic with the Office of Research Facilities (ORF), you will:

    • Install, repair, and maintain large commercial and industrial ventilation, refrigeration, air conditioning (AC), and cooling systems with complex problems and extensive repairs.
    • Install, modify, overhaul, repair, replace, and maintain a variety of heating systems.
    • Perform preventive maintenance on HVAC/R systems and equipment.
    • Respond to service calls and preventive maintenance inspections orally or in writing through computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) regarding malfunctioning/inoperable equipment, kitchen and domestic equipment (e.g., dishwashers, electric ranges, dryers); shop and laboratory equipment (e.g., vacuum pumps, air compressors, piping systems); and plumbing, utility, supply and disposal system (e.g., steam, chilled water, domestic water, sanitary water natural gas, etc.)
    • Operate a van-type truck (weighing up to and including one-ton load capacity) to transport tools, materials equipment, and self to work site.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    4749 Maintenance Mechanic

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/550173400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.