Randstad HVAC Associate in Worcester, Massachusetts

HVAC Associate

job details:

  • location:Worcester, MA

  • salary:$35,000 - $40,000 per year

  • date posted:Friday, March 9, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Management of Companies and Enterprises

  • reference:S_622677

  • questions:lindsey.fontana@randstadusa.com508/855-2770

job description

Randstad in partnership with The Hanover Insurance Group are actively seeking a Direct-Hire HVAC Facilities Associate to join their Workplace Services team, located at the corporate office in Worcester, MA. The Hanover Insurance Group is an industry leading Property & Casualty Insurance Co. with over 160 years of rich history and tradition. Recognized as One of America's Top Employers (Forbes) and A Best Places to Work (Business Insurance) The Hanover Insurance offers a collaborative environment that fosters development and growth.

This HVAC Facilities Associate will work towards valuable career development and growth, as you gain hands-on experience assisting skilled maintenance personnel in the service, repair, installation, operation and modification, of equipment throughout our facilities. This position is expected to learn and eventually demonstrate technical expertise in a specified trade and become multi-skilled in other areas (e.g. pipe fitting/plumbing, electrical).

What's in it For You?

  • Career Development: Direct hire career opportunity with The Hanover; comprehensive job training and continued mentorship ongoing.

  • Schedule: Monday-Friday 7:00am - 3:30pm (during training) & 3:00pm - 11:30pm Mon-Fri (after training); must also be available for on-call as needed.

Working hours: 7:00am-3:30pm Mon-Fri (during training) and 3:00pm-11:30pm Mon-Fri (after training)


Maintenance and Customer Service Responsibilities:

  • Work with more experienced engineers to learn how to perform in-depth and detailed maintenance work such as installing, operating, and maintaining all equipment and components that support the facility. These include HVAC systems, building management systems, chillers, boilers, emergency generators and compressed air systems, etc.

  • Under direct supervision of Principal Engineer, learn how to perform preventive maintenance on all base building and critical system equipment such as: assembling all tools, supplies and instruments necessary to complete the job.

  • Assist facilities department staff with other duties such as: facility projects, inspections, snow removal, minor renovations, etc.

  • Comply with all safety practices and procedures.

  • Completes and responds to maintenance work orders in a timely manner.

  • Utilize Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to plan and complete customer requests and assigned PM work orders.

Position Requirements:

  • 1-2+ years of field or maintenance experience in the areas of HVAC, plumbing, electrical, mechanical or building systems.

  • High School Diploma required, continuing education preferred.

  • Basic computer skills and mechanical aptitude.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

  • Ability to stand or walk for prolonged periods of time.

  • Ability to lift and carry heavy objects (up to 100lbs) 25-50% of time.

  • Manual dexterity Ability to operate a motor vehicle.

  • Ability to repeatedly bend, twist, stoop, kneel, crawl, squat ETC. for extended periods of time (25%-75% of time).

  • Ability to climb to heights (e.g. ladder) and maintain balance for extended periods while performing work tasks.

  • Ability to perform work tasks in adverse weather conditions.

  • May be exposed to a variety of chemicals within a controlled environment.

Please submit your resume to Lindsey Fontana at lfontana@hanover.com for an immediate response!

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