HVAC Mechanic - Rhode Island School of Design in Providence Rhode Island

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Rhode Island School of Design

Providence, Rhode Island

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Perform a variety of duties relating to plumbing, electrical, mechanical, control equipment maintenance.

Essential duties include the following:

Perform all periodic, sequenced, and preventative maintenance jobs such as checking and oiling motors, mechanical equipment, and air handling equipment.

Check and change filters and services control and refrigeration equipment as directed by the supervisor.

Examine equipment to diagnose trouble. Disassemble machine and repair and/or replace broken parts.

Observe and practice all OSHA and related rules and regulations.

Drive RISD vehicle to transport materials and staff to the job site(s), possibly outside normal business hours.  


High school diploma or trade school or and equivalent combination of education and experience. Working knowledge of pneumatic and electrical controls related to HVAC and refrigeration. Two to four years piping/plumbing experience required. Working knowledge of Johnson Controls Metasys system desirable. Valid driver's license required.  

Other Requirements

The job involves all of the following in various degrees but is not limited to only these physical demands: carrying, standing, pulling, pushing, lifting, squatting, seeing, hearing, attendance, climbing, walking, kneeling, speaking, cleaning, reaching, crawling, twisting, writing and driving.  

Keyword Phrases

  • HVAC Mechanic
  • Creative, studio-based education
  • Diversity & Inclusivity are fundamental
  • flexible thinking & risk-taking
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description