The Getty

  • HVAC Technician

    Posted Date
    2 years ago(10/28/2016 8:46 AM)
    Requisition Number
    Regular Full-Time
    Position Status
    Getty Center
    Trust - 1468-HVAC
    Facilities Maintenance
    Targeted Hiring Range
    $38.00 Hourly
    Commensurate with experience and internal equity
  • Job Summary

    Maintains HVAC equipment, refrigeration equipment, specialty HVAC vaults, ice machines and kitchen equipment.

    Major Job Responsibilities

    • Repairs, inspects, overhauls and performs scheduled maintenance of heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems, refrigeration and food service equipment
    • Maintains tight climate conditions in collection areas to ensure that environmental systems are functioning properly
    • Installs, replaces, adjusts, and calibrates major components of refrigeration systems such as compressors, condensers, expansion valves, service valves, thermostats, coils, and drive assemblies
    • Uses direct digital control (DDC) systems to monitor HVAC systems and operations from remote locations
    • Checks, repairs and and/or replaces valves, motors, controls, switches, gauges, wiring, fans, pumps, compressors, condensers, cores, pipes and other functional components of the system
    • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures and schedules


    • High School/GED
    • College or trade related courses preferred
    • 5+ years related experience servicing refrigeration equipment, preferably in the service trade
    • EPA 608 refrigeration license
    • California drivers license with less than three DMV points

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Knowledge of specialty systems such as low temperature and humidity vaults with tight temperature and humidity parameters
    • Ability to read control drawings, wiring diagrams, blue prints, and psychometric charts
    • Strong understanding of micro processing controls and building management systems
    • Ability to use computers or other electronic tools for trouble shooting and servicing HVAC systems, including air balancing and refrigeration equipment
    • Familiarity with electronic work order and maintenance software
    • Strong knowledge of refrigeration tools and equipment, including but not limited to refrigeration gauges, vacuum pumps, torches, leak detector equipment, and velocity and cfm meters
    • Demonstrated proficiency in troubleshooting HVAC controls and motor starters Proficient understanding of the relationship of temperature, dew point, and relative humidity
    • Demonstrated understanding of VAV, constant volume air systems, and VFD controls

    We offer a starting pay rate of $37.25 per hour, and an excellent benefits package. Steady work year round.