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MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN Georgetown, KY 10/11/2017

C&W Services Lexington, KY

Location
Lexington, KY
AJE Ref #
579727905
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
171821
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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JOB TITLE: MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

LOCATION: GEORGETOWN, KENTUCKY

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for the safe operation and maintenance of a wide range of equipment, including pumps, gas compressors, generators, motors, boilers, air conditioning systems, heat exchangers and refrigeration equipment, hot water generators and refrigeration machinery in addition to its associated auxiliary equipment (air compressors, natural gas compressors, electrical switchgear, pumps, etc).

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: High School Diploma or approved GED

Experience: Demonstrated mechanical aptitude acquired through previous job experience or vocational schooling. Includes a working knowledge of 4 or more of the following skills: use of hand and power tools, minor plumbing/pipefitting, minor welding, minor electrical work, minor carpentry work, blueprint reading, mathematics, grounds-keeping, industrial equipment operation.

A refrigerant recovery certification is desired, but not required.

If designated to a route a valid state motor vehicle driver's license is required. Must demonstrate that they operate a company vehicle in a safe manner.

ABOUT C&W SERVICES:

A LEADER IN FACILITIES SERVICES WITH 65 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE. C&W SERVICES IS ONE OF THE LARGEST FACILITY SERVICES COMPANIES IN THE USA & CANADA WITH A 65-YEAR HISTORY OF HELPING CLIENTS DRIVE DOWN OPERATING EXPENSES, INCREASE FACILITY EFFICIENCY AND UP-TIME, ENABLE STRATEGIC BUSINESS DECISIONS AND CREATE POSITIVE EXPERIENCES FOR THE PEOPLE WHO WORK, SHOP, LEARN, LIVE AND PLAY IN THE FACILITIES WE MAINTAIN. WE RE BUILDING THE BEST TEAM IN THE INDUSTRY OUR PEOPLE ARE THE HEART AND VITALITY OF C&W SERVICES. IN JOINING C&W SERVICES, YOU RE JOINING A FIRM WITH A RICH HISTORY, BLUE-CHIP CLIENT LIST, AND THE BACKING OF SISTER COMPANY CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD, ONE OF THE WORLD S LARGEST PROPERTY ADVISORY FIRMS AND THE REASON FOR OUR SUCCESS IS SIMPLE - TALENTED PEOPLE.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN, DISABILITY STATUS, PROTECTED VETERAN STATUS, OR ANY OTHER CHARACTERISTIC PROTECTED BY LAW.

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ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsible for the operation, maintenance, renovation and repair of boiler systems and all other mechanical systems in a facility.

Perform work on boilers and steam systems; heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems; building automation systems; diesel engines, turbines, generators; pumps, piping and compressed gas systems; refrigeration and electrical systems and numerous other physical plant functions.

Start up, regulate, repair and shut down equipment. Ensure that equipment operates safely and economically and within established limits by monitoring attached meters, gauges, and computerized controls. We manually control equipment and make the necessary adjustments.

Use hand and power tools to perform repairs and maintenance ranging from a complete overhaul to replacing defective valves, gaskets, or bearings.

Record relevant events and facts concerning operation and maintenance in an equipment log.

Detect potential mechanical problems by observing and listening to the pitch of the machinery.

Routinely check safety devices, identifying and correcting any trouble that develops.

Perform routine maintenance, such as repairing and replacing pumps, motors and other operating equipment, lubricating moving parts, replacing filters, and removing soot and corrosion that can reduce operating efficiency.

Operate, maintain and repair all mechanical systems in a building, industrial power plant or engine room.

Develop a strong customer service-oriented relationship with client, employees and managers.

Solve client facilities-related problems.

Conduct day-to-day activities necessary to provide for the safety and comfort of facility occupants and to protect the value and extend the life of the facility asset.

Maintain all facility components and equipment, parts and supplies inc1ucting HVAC, filters, belts, coils, cooling towers, condensers and compressors in the most efficient and cost effective manner possible.

Maintain all facility interior and exterior components and improvements including electrical tamping outlets, appliances, cabinetry, doors, locks, plumbing pumps, parking lots, roofs and signage in their best and most cost-effective condition.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: High School Diploma or approved GED

Experience: Demonstrated mechanical aptitude acquired through previous job experience or vocational schooling. Includes a working knowledge of 4 or more of the following skills: use of hand and power tools, minor plumbing/pipefitting, minor welding, minor electrical work, minor carpentry work, blueprint reading, mathematics, grounds-keeping, industrial equipment operation.

A refrigerant recovery certification is desired, but not required.

If designated to a route a valid state motor vehicle driver's license is required. Must demonstrate that they operate a company vehicle in a safe manner.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.