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HVAC Journeyperson

Kitchener, Ontario - 12 May, 2020
  • NetHire
  • Full Time


We are pleased to announce we have a NEW opportunity for an HVAC 313A Journeyperson at our facility in Brantford.
Compensation: $50.62 per hour for a fully qualified person - Plus: Full Benefits Package & Pension Plan.
**PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider candidates that are a Journeyperson under 313 A - Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Systems Mechanic with a gas technician/fitter level 1 ticket.
Why us

We offer competitive wages and comprehensive benefits

We operate out of a full service, 23,000 ft2 fabrication facility with an onsite repair parts inventory

We have fully equipped and stocked service vehicles

We have a positive, friendly workplace where we treat each other like friends and family

We are a premier, multi-trade contractor. We have been serving leading industrial, institutional, and commercial facilities across Southwestern Ontario for over 40 years

We support your growth through quality, ongoing training

Our social committee puts on the best team events!

We provide a safe work environment

How we do our business and treat one another is what makes our trades family great. Find out Apply today.
Overview of Position: The HVAC Journeyperson installs, troubleshoots, maintains and repairs mechanical machinery and equipment. As a HVAC Journeyperson, you are familiar with installation and service processes. You use technical drawings, various specs and verbal instructions for planning and accomplishing goals. As a professional, you inspect your own work and meet deadlines.
You work cooperatively with other tradespeople such as plumbers, welders, sheet metal workers, sprinkler fitters, electricians, and millwrights. When assembling large, heavy machinery, you might work with a several journeypersons and apprentices.
Duties and responsibilities:

Plan, prepare and set up for the job

Interpret drawings and performs mathematical calculations

Identify the appropriate equipment and parts for meeting special or unusual needs

Select appropriate materials for each job

Rigging and hoisting

Decommission and dismantle equipment using ODP protocols

Perform preventative and predictive maintenance

Diagnose, troubleshoot and have the ability to come up with solutions to fix mechanical problems and keep equipment running smoothly

Working with your hands and tools to fix hydraulic, mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic components such as cylinders, pumps, conveyors, motors, valves, and bearing assemblies

Working with equipment such as grinders, welders, power and hand tools etc

Perform maintenance and service on refrigeration, heating or air conditioning systems

Maintaining a record of all the work completed so as to facilitate the accounting activities

Skills and Specifications:
The HVAC 313A Journeyperson position requires a minimum of 3 years’ experience in an industrial or construction environment.
**PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider candidates that are a Journey Person under 313 A - Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Systems Mechanic with a gas technician/fitter level 1 ticket.

Knowledge of safety precautions related to occupational hazards, procedures and practices of the trade.

Must have current working at heights certification, OCOT membership in good standing, transportation of dangerous goods certification, and ODP certification.

Skilled in identifying the proper power and hand tools in the safest possible manner and various equipment.

Current lock-out and confined space training is an asset.

Skilled in operating at least some types of vehicles like trucks, fork lifts, elevated work platforms/scissor lifts, etc.

Ability to work at shop or travel to client locations.

General knowledge of Health and Safety including Occupational Health and Safety Legislation and Regulations for Industrial Establishments and Construction, Hazard Recognition, Material Handling Equipment, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Machine Guarding, and Electrical Safety.

Demonstrated ability to protect self and others.

Organizational skills ensuring work is performed in an efficient manner.

Fluent in English with communication skills including written (reports, time sheets, work orders, etc.); verbal (employees, managers)

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle high volume workload.

Available to work on call for service emergencies through the departmental rotation.

Have required tools suitable to construction environments.

Occasionally assists with the lifting of heavy and awkward product which may be up to 100 lbs.

Bondable, have a valid driver’s license and ability to provide a drivers abstract and criminal background check.

Follow company safety policies and safe work practices.

Education and Qualifications:

Certificate of Qualification in the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Systems Mechanic Trade Code 313-A.

Accurate with numbers and enjoy working with them.

Basic knowledge of blueprint reading skills.

Ability to work with complicated tools, monitors, gases, etc.

Working Environment:

The HVAC 313A Journeyperson position requires confidentiality in dealing with our company, as well as information such as specific business objectives and/or financial information of the Company.

Fast-paced environment with expectations of timely completion of projects for the client.

Working in a various locations, both on site and off site and may be required to travel to work sites outside the city.

Moderate risk of injury, regularly exposed to noise, equipment, chemicals, and temperature variations.

May be required to work in confined spaces or in roles that require fall protection.

This position requires long periods of standing and walking.

May be required to work flexible and/or extended hours in order to address business needs.

Our brand has become the most trusted name in the business because of people just like you. We look forward to meeting you.
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