HVAC Technician

Triangle, VA
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Maintenance & Repair
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: Not Applicable
  • Req ID: 2024-3289


Job Summary:

Perform a variety of HVAC/R trade functions such as the installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of Heating, Ventilating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration equipment. Work involves most of the following: Installing or repairing any variety of HVAC/R equipment such as air and water cooled chillers, AHU’s, cooling towers, VAV’s, EAV’s, CAV’s, Roof Top and DX units, environmental / walk-in boxes, incubators and humidifiers. Working from blueprints, drawings, layouts, or other specifications, locating and diagnosing failed components in applicable environmental systems or equipment. Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Directly communicate with management, teammates and customers in the form of meetings, face-to-face or written communications.

  • Troubleshooting equipment, performing project take-off’s and solicits quotations in support of procurement process.

  • Executes scheduled and unscheduled tasks in timely manner with a strong focus on quality.

  • Performs maintenance on all types of HVAC/R equipment.

  • He / she will have the ability to communicate complex communication/equipment repair and/or replacement projects, intricate maintenance schedules, work plans, SOWs, and detailed cost estimates and will serve as the point of contact for work control.

  • Will work closely with chief engineer and project manager ensuring all records and documentation are kept up-to-date.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have strong understanding of refrigeration theory.

  • Must be versed in current codes and standard practices.

  • Should have a minimum of five years’ experience in commercial / industrial facilities.

  • Should present solid fundamental understanding of maintenance, troubleshooting and repair principles.

  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED); or three years related experience and / or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Education Requirements:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must hold a current journeyman’s license (Virginia) and be able to perform essential duties satisfactorily.

  • Experience with HVAC/R (maintenance, troubleshooting and repair).

  • Experience with military and / or DoD facilities is a plus.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to facilitate all physical requirements specific to this scope of work successfully.

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.

  • The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

  • The employee must occasionally lift and / or move up to 50 pounds.

  • Must be able to work in a sitting position for 8 or more hours per day;

  • Must be able to lift up to 10 pounds on a regular basis and up to 50 pounds as needed.

  • Must be able to travel to job locations by automobile.


  • Take reasonable care for the Health and Safety of yourself and other persons who may be affected by your actions or omissions.

  • Conform to all Safety Instructions given by those with a higher responsibility for Health and Safety.

  • Report all hazards, potential hazards or dangerous situations, including damaged or mislaid personal protective equipment to your supervisor or Safety Representative.

  • Report Environmental impacts, anything that results in a change to the Environment as a result of activities, products or services.

  • Participate in the achievement of QHSE objectives and targets, both those at departmental and company level.

Job: Maintenance & Repair

Travel: None

Organization: AFO - Akima Facilities Operations

Clearance: Not Applicable

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-3289