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Openings as of 12/13/2018

  • HVAC/R Technician JobID: 42098
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    HVAC/R Technician
    2 Positions Available (each position 1.0 FTE) - 12 months
    Salary Range - $25.92 - $34.06

    BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT is committed to providing a challenging and engaging educational experience for all its students. The district serves a diverse community that expects student success, and Boulder Valley is a leader in academic excellence with top ratings at the state and national levels for outstanding classroom teachers, exemplary schools, and programs that support student achievement. The communities we serve - Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill - cover approximately 500 square miles and include an estimated 231,460 residents, with an enrollment of more than 31,000. The University of Colorado and many nationally known organizations and companies are located within the district’s boundaries. Abundant year-round recreational activities are available in the Boulder Valley area. Website:

    Maintain, repair and replace heating, ventilating and air cooling equipment, including kitchen ventilation and refrigeration equipment. Make continuous rounds of inspection to check fans, motors, dampers, vents and other parts; adjusts pneumatic and digital control systems, adjusts, programs, and trouble-shoots HVAC systems on computerized digital control systems. Performs preventive maintenance, diagnosis, repairs and replaces all components for HVAC systems. Trouble shoot direct digital control systems including sensors, controllers, control programs and communication systems; performs any related work as required; duties will at times be subject to review, delegation and/or reassignment. Position requires constant reaching, bending, stooping, ability to climb ladders, be on feet 8 hrs/day, and frequent lifting of up to 50 pounds; occasional dual-lifts of up to 100 pounds; frequent movement of heavy loads.

    -High School diploma or equivalent
    -Communicate (read, write, and speak) and direct the work of others by oral and written instructions in English, must pass English component of interview process
    -Completed and submitted BVSD online application
    -Currently hold a valid Colorado Driver's License
    -Positions within this classification require EPA certification to recover, reclaim and recycle refrigerants
    -Submit a current Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) and must be insurable and maintain insurability per Colorado School Districts Self Insurance Pool (CSDSIP) standards

    -Minimum of three years progressively responsible experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of heating, ventilating, refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment in a commercial or large multi-building setting
    -Minimum of three years experience with direct digital control programming and trouble-shooting, preferably with the Andover Continuum system
    -Satisfactory completion of a recognized apprenticeship; or an equivalent combination of training and experience
    -Maintenance and repair of commercial refrigeration and air-conditioning systems
    -Able to use refrigeration gauge, turbo-torch and proper fluxes for silver soldering, ammeter, voltmeter and U gauge; read and understand service manuals, technical specifications and blueprints
    -Working knowledge of boilers and boiler controls which include safety devices, fireside, water sides and piping; must have good working knowledge of the Underwriters Codes UL, FM, AGA

    Salary Information:
    -Salary information for this position can be found by clicking on the following link: BVSD Salary Schedule. Salary placement varies according to experience and education. No phone calls please.

    Application and Selection Procedure:
    -Apply on-line at (in-district transfers, be sure to include your BVSD employee number).
    -If you do not have internet access, a computer is available in the Human Resources Division, Education Center, 6500 E. Arapahoe, Boulder, Colorado.
    -Applications are reviewed to match candidates with position qualifications, with a limited number selected for interviews. For the final selection, employment is contingent upon successful completion of the post-offer screening process, including a background check and possible medical examination.

    The Boulder Valley School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities. Inquiries or complaints: BVSD Legal Counsel - 720-561-5903; Office for Civil Rights -

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