Baker Group Service Technician - HVAC in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Baker Group, the Midwest’s leading provider of critical building infrastructure systems, is expanding the team. Headquartered in Ankeny, Iowa with over 650 employees, Baker Group is the recognized leader in Mechanical, HVAC, Plumbing, Piping, Sheet Metal, Electrical, Automation, Access Control, Security Cameras, Parking Revenue Control and Fire Alarm design and construction of highly technical, special-use buildings such as; hospitals, educational facilities, corporate office buildings, data centers, industrial facilities, and research laboratories. Please visit our website at www.thebakergroup.com to learn more about our company and other open positions we may have available.
This position is to install new HVAC & Refrigeration equipment parts, make repairs, and trouble shoot live electrical components. Responsible for installing and maintaining piping, welding, soldering, refrigeration equipment, boilers, pumps, and brazing. Maintain and grow the “Customer for Life” concept for existing and new customers.
What we are proud to offer you:
Flexible Spending Account
Long Term Disability
Short Term Disability
Employee Assistance Program
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
The following duties are typical for this job. These are not to be constructed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.
Work 8 hours, as well as be on call and work after hours, nights, weekends, holidays
Have good electrical troubleshooting skills
Read and understand electrical wiring diagrams
Lift minimum of 50#
Clean cut uniforms, boots, safety gear
Complete paperwork accordingly
Good communication skills as well as customer relation skills
Converse with customers appropriately
Work with refrigerant, electricity, chemicals, natural gas
Use basic computer skills
Run required equipment to perform work or task, including climbing ladders and stairs
Accurate daily time and equipment reporting
High school diploma / GED
5 year Local 33 Apprenticeship Program or Vocational Schooling
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Valid driver’s license
Universal refrigerant license
State licenses: HVAC, refrigeration, hydronic, plumbing, universal CFC license, 30-hour OSHA, 10-hour OSHA, safety training
Must have good driving record.
A contingency for employment will require the successfully passing of a background investigation.
Mental and Physical Competencies required to perform essential functions:
Able to work with customers and satisfy needs
Cautious and exceptional driving skills
Good hand dexterity
At any given time, may be exposed to:
Normal office conditions
Exposure to weather, heat, cold
Wet &/or humid
Exposure to dust/fumes
In proximity to moving mechanical parts
Exposure to electrical shock
Working in high/exposed places
Exposure to toxic/caustic chemicals
Noise intensity - Loud
Equipment / Tools:
Clothing: cotton button up shirt or company uniform shirt, jeans; when necessary coats, gloves, hats
PPE (safety glasses, vest, hard hat, ear plugs, steel toe boots, safety harness, face shield)
Hand tools / Power tools
Welding torch (38 lbs)
Recovery machine (37 lbs)
Vacuum pump (29 lbs)
Tool bag (25 lbs)
Tank of refrigerant (35 lbs)
Small recovery tank (27-80 lbs)
Large refrigerant recovery tank (150 lbs)
Small bottle of Nitrogen (25 lbs)
Bottle of CO2 (30 lbs)
A/C compression (10-300 lbs & up to 1,000+ lbs)
Electric motors 10-300 lbs & up to 1,000+ lbs)
Baker Group offers a competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a positive work environment. Wage is dependent on experience.
Baker Group is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
All positions are contingent upon successfully completing a drug test.