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HVAC Technician

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Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number S00786P
Position Title HVAC Technician
Department Facilities & Construction Management
Salary $23,000
Grant Funded No
Location Main Campus
Faculty, Staff, Admin or Student Staff
Number of Vacancies 1
Position Summary

The HVAC Technician for the Department of Facilities and Construction Management will perform a variety of skilled tasks involved in the maintenance and repair of ventilation, heating and air conditioning units related to the care and maintenance of university buildings and facilities.


Minimum Required Education

Technical degree.

Minimum Required Experience

Five to seven (5-7) years of experience in HVAC systems.

Minimum Required Licenses and/or Certifications

• Must have a valid Mississippi Driver’s License.

HVAC Certification required.

Preferred Qualifications


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• Strong knowledge in electrical wiring, installation, troubleshooting and correcting diverse HVAC service issues, including preventative maintenance.

• Good analytical skills and attention to detail.

• Ability to read and interpret blue prints, plans and manuals.

• Excellent customer service skills with desire to exceed customer expectations.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

• Perform preventive maintenance schedules for heaters/furnaces, air-conditioners and vent systems in all buildings.

• Inspect, maintain, and repair air-conditioning units to ensure efficient operation.

• Diagnose mechanical and electrical malfunction.

• Install, replace or repair damaged equipment. Calibrate thermostatic controls.

• Install/replace duct work, diffusers, registers and grilles.

• Ensure that equipment used in maintenance is kept clean and in proper working condition.

• Evaluate the energy efficiency of replacement parts and units.

• Perform other duties as assigned.

Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement

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

Background Check Statement

Jackson State University is committed to providing a safe campus. JSU conducts background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include reference checks, criminal history/record check and when appropriate a credit report or driving history report.

Open Date 01/24/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled (overrides close field) Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest degree attained/conferred?
    • G.E.D.
    • High School Diploma
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree
    • Specialist degree
    • Ph.D.
    • Juris Doctorate
  2. * Can you provide proof of degree attained/conferred?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Other Document 1
  3. Other Document 2
  4. Other Document 3