alaska | Remote Appliance/HVAC Technician - NMS in Gustavus, AK

Remote Appliance/HVAC Technician - NMS

  • NMS
  • Gustavus, AK 99826
  • Full-Time
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About NMS Built on a culture of safety and integrity, NMSdelivers award-winning, integrated support services to a variety of clients in food service, facilities management, camp services,security and hotel management in Alaska and the continental U.S. We are proudto serve not only our original oilfield clients, but also clients from federal,state and local governments, corporate facilities, healthcare institutions,schools and universities, manufacturing centers, and the transportation andtelecommunications industry. Our clients have peace of mind knowing weare committed to delivering best-in-class service, and we bring creativity,technology and experience to every project. Our mission is to providemanagement and support services at a level of quality, value, safety andexpertise beyond our clients expectations. At NMS, we expect our employees tofulfill that mission in every aspect of their work. Summary TheRemote Appliance/HVAC Technician installs, repairs, and maintains industrialand commercial refrigeration equipment, HVAC equipment as well as all kitchenand laundry equipment and appliances. All duties are to be performed in accordance with NMSmission, vision, and values. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Trouble shoots and repairs,as dictated by sound business practices, industrial appliances used in foodservice areas, laundries, and other general service areas. Interprets preventativemaintenance schedules and carries them through the steps needed for completionas noted on computer generated general maintenance/repair work orders. Trouble shoots and repair large tonnagecooling equipment used in controlled environment such as labs or computer andcontrol areas. Attend to the upkeep and repair ofstationary exercise recreational equipment. Diagnose and repair pneumatic systemsrelated to building climate controls. To service and repair heating and powerboiler apparatus including annual and semiannual tear down, testing andcleaning. Lays out the installation of structuraland functional components and installs them as required. Fastens parts together to assemble structuraland functional components such as motors, controls, switches, gauges, wiringharnesses, valves, pumps, compressors, condensers, cores, and pipes. Cuts, threads, and connects pipe tofunctional components and water or power system on premises. Pumps specified gas or fluid intosystem. Starts system, observesoperation, read gauges and instruments, and adjusts mechanisms such as valves,controls, and pumps to control level of fluid, pressure, and temperature insystem. Dismantle malfunctioning systems andtest components. Replaces or adjustsdefective or worn parts to repair systems. Insulate shells and cabinets ofsystems. Install wiring to connectcomponents to electric power source. Attends daily safety tool box meetingsand is required to do job safety evaluations for each job. Notify supervisor if safetyand sanitation standards are not being met. Other duties that arepertinent to the department or units success also may be assigned. This position has no supervisory responsibilities. Minimum Requirements At least five (5) years experience working on commercial or industrial equipment including but not limited to refrigeration systems, HVAC systems, kitchen and laundry appliances. Universal refrigeration certification I, II, and III. A valid drivers license andan acceptable driving record for the past three (3) years to be eligible underNMS vehicle insurance policy. Must pass all pre-employment contract requirements to include but are not limited to: hair follicle drug test,physical and fit for duty assessment and hearing test. Applicants not located near a testing facility are responsible for paying for travel to the nearest testing facility. Must be able to cooperate and work as part of a team with fellow employees, customers and clients. Must be able to make decisions in the moment with little to no supervision. Must be able to be on your feet for 12 hours per shift for the scheduled rotation. Must be able to live in dormitory style settings and meet cleanliness requirements of the remote camp. Contract requires employees to speak, understand, read and write English. Must meet and adhere to all safety guidelines and regulations set forth by the company and client. Working Conditions and Physical Requirements Weather:Indoor/Outdoor. Frequently exposed toarctic conditions. Noiselevel: Moderate to Loud Descriptionof environment: This is a remote camp setting. Employees must constantly beable to stand, walk, climb, push, pull use hands and arms, stoop, kneel andcrouch. Employees are occasionallyexposed to fumes or airborne particles and may be exposed to toxic or causticchemicals. Travel: Must be able to travel by plane and/or bus toremote camps. Physicalrequirements: Fit For Duty Test Lift: Lift 50 lbs. fromfloor to knuckle x2 Lift: Lift 50 lbs. fromfloor to waist x 2 Lift: Lift 50 lbs. fromfloor to shoulders x 2 Push: push horizontallywith a peak force of 75 f-lbs. with two hands. Stoop & Twist: Performalternate cross over toe touches x 10 each side, self-paced but continuous. Squat Test: Functionallysquat x 5, self-paced but continuous. Kneel: Kneel on one kneeand stand. Return to kneel on oppositeknee. Repeat alternate kneeling sequencex 10 for each knee, self-pace but continuous. Stairs: Climb up and down12 steps x 5 for a total of 60 steps using one hand to grasp a railing forsafety, self-paced: Stairs & Carry: Climbup and down 12 steps x 2 for a total of 24 steps while carrying 40 lbs. in onehand and using the other hand to grasp a railing for safety, self-paced. Slanted Ladder: Climb aslanted ladder with 8 rungs x 8 repetitions for a total of 64 rungs, self-pacedbut continuous. Shovel: Perform shoveltest. All tests must be performed within a safe target heart rate asdetermined by the contract requirements. Competencies Safetyguides our behavior. Honestyand integrity govern our activities. Commitmentsmade will be fulfilled. Allindividuals are treated with dignity and respect. Theenvironment will be protected and sustained. Required Language EqualOpportunity Employer/Shareholder Preference NMSis an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants willreceive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran protected status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. NANA grants employment preference to shareholders ofNANA and their spouses and descendants to the extent allowed by law. NANA grants employment preference to shareholders ofNANA and their spouses and descendants to the extent allowed by law. Itis NMS policy to conduct background checks, drug testing and a physicalassessment, as applicable, once an offer has been accepted, in accordance withcompany and/or contract requirements. Accommodation Request Ifyou are a job seeker with a disability and require accessibility assistance oran accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please submit a request bytelephone or via email. In order to appropriately assist you with anaccommodation, we ask that you please specify the assistance needed in order toaccess our jobsite and post for a position. The dedicated email and telephonic optionsare listed below and are reserved only for individuals with disabilitiesneeding accessibility assistance.
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