HVAC Technician I, Mechanical Services - IUOE

Job Description

HVAC Technician I, First Shift, Mechanical Services

UC Health is hiring a full-time HVAC Technician I for the Mechanical Services department for the first shift at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

The HVAC Technician I will support the Medical Centers and deliver high-quality care to patients based on assessed needs, established standards of care and according to policy and procedures.

About University of Cincinnati Medical Center

As part of the Clifton Campus of UC Health, Greater Cincinnati's academic health system, University of Cincinnati Medical Center has served Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky for nearly 200 years. Each year, hundreds of thousands of patients receive care from our world-renowned clinicians and care team. Our experts utilize the most advanced medical knowledge and technology available, providing a level of specialty and subspecialty medical care that is not available anywhere else in Greater Cincinnati.

UC Medical Center is also home to medical breakthroughs- our physician experts conduct basic, translational and clinical research, leading to new therapies and care protocols, and connecting patients to the latest and most advanced treatments. UC Medical Center houses Greater Cincinnati's only Level I adult trauma center, which includes the right mix of specialist and medical resources available at a moment's notice for a wide variety of the most complex medical conditions and injuries.


Job Responsibilities
  • Performs highly skilled pipefitting and installs, repairs, adjusts, or modifies all types of refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, and ventilating equipment; replaces or repairs all supporting systems such as electrostatic filters, pneumatic and electronic controls, pumps, and fan motors. Performs pipefitting and installs and repairs steam lines, expansion joints, traps regulators, bearings, and valves.
  • Plans, implements, and performs preventative maintenance on equipment. Inspects installed equipment for proper assembly of components and compliance with technical orders, blueprints, specifications, handbooks, and established procedures. Insures safe operational standards.
  • Reads and interprets sketches, blueprints, and layouts, determining amount of material and time involved; makes cost estimates; compiles reports, requisitions, work orders, inventory lists and project reports/records.
  • May be required to instruct semi-skilled and skilled HVAC technician/steamfitters and trades people; assist in training new personnel; coordinate work with other trades.
  • Maintains housekeeping conditions as prescribed by area.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Education and Experience Requirements:
  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • CFC Universal Certificate required.
  • Approved certificate from accredited related apprenticeship program and 2 years directly related work exp.; or high school/GED diploma and 5 years directly related work experience.
  • Skilled in installing, repairing, and troubleshooting piping and HVAC systems, refrigeration equipment and controls. Able to read and interpret blueprints.

At UC Health, we're proud to have the best and brightest teams and clinicians collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.

As the region's adult academic health system, we strive for innovation and provide world-class care for not only our community, but patients from all over the world. Join our team and you'll be able to develop your skills, grow your career, build relationships with your peers and patients, and help us be a source of hope for our friends and neighbors.

UC Health is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable, and diverse place of employment.

Join our team to BE UC Health. Be Extraordinary. Be Supported. Be Hope. Apply Today!

About UC Health

UC Health is an integrated academic health system serving Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. In partnership with the University of Cincinnati, UC Health combines clinical expertise and compassion with research and teaching-a combination that provides patients with options for even the most complex situations. Members of UC Health include: UC Medical Center, West Chester Hospital, Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care, Bridgeway Pointe Assisted Living, University of Cincinnati Physicians and UC Health Ambulatory Services (with more than 900 board-certified clinicians and surgeons), Lindner Center of HOPE and several specialized institutes including: UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute and the University of Cincinnati Cancer Center. Many UC Health locations have received national recognition for outstanding quality and patient satisfaction. Learn more at uchealth.com.