Maintenance HVAC Journeyman

  • Seattle University
  • Seattle, WA
Full Time Facilities Installation

Job Description

Maintenance HVAC Journeyman

FLSA Status: Nonexempt

Months Per Year: 12

Hours Per Week: 40

Hiring Salary: $37.98/ an hour

Position Description

This is a great opportunity for a HVAC Journeyman that wants a stable and consistent work-life balance. We offer a health insurance package, dental, retirement, tuition benefit, paid vacation, community service days, sick and holiday pay.

Be a part of a strong safety culture that cares for the work and the person.

Job Duties:

* Perform maintenance, repairs and installation on a variety of HVAC equipment including: refrigeration, air conditioning, motors,

heating units, heat pumps, furnaces, boilers, burners, fireplaces, and fans.

* Troubleshoot HVAC electrical controls, motors and equipment.

* Perform preventative maintenance on HVAC equipment.

* Must be able to read and understand technical manuals and schematics.

* Maintain, purchase and store inventory necessary to perform all duties

* Utilize computerized maintenance management system to record and track work.

* Must have good customer service and communications skills

* Follow and promote established safety rules and regulations.


Minimum Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent (GED). Technical school training in mechanical/electrical maintenance and repair, or equivalent work experience is required. At least 5 years of experience with HVAC systems. Washington State HVAC/refrigeration system (06A) License preferred. At any time during employment, with reasonable notice and support, this position may be required to obtain one, or a combination, of the following: City of Seattle Refrigeration Journeyman/Operator License, City of Seattle 3rd Grade Steam Engineers License, AS-1 Sprinkler Confidence Testing License, BOC Certificate, Backflow Certification, City of Seattle Gas piping License. Must have or obtain a valid Washington State Driver’s License. Skill in communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to provide or receive work direction. Preferred Qualifications Physical Demands Climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing, repetitive motions. Medium Work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Benefits at a Glance

Consistent with its fundamental Jesuit value, Seattle University offers a wide range of benefits designed to care for the whole person. Choose from three different medical plans, a dental and vision insurance programs. Protect your income with life, short & long-term disability coverage, and plan for your future with a generous 10% employer contribution for retirement benefits. You may also take advantage of 100% tuition remission benefits for the employee and dependents, a subsidized transportation benefit, a wellness program with an onsite fitness facility, and a wide variety of campus events. Enjoy a generous holiday schedule, including a paid Christmas break closure, vacation and paid sick leave. For more information explore the Benefits website at:

Application Instructions

Applicants are also strongly encouraged to attach an electronic cover letter and resume when applying. Persons who need assistance with the recruitment process may contact the Office of Human Resources at: 206-296-5870. Job postings are open until filled, unless otherwise specified. To apply, visit: