HVAC Service Technician

at Southern States Cooperative, Inc. in Milford, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Southern States Cooperative, Inc. is offering excellent pay and benefits for an HVAC Technician.
General Summary
Performs installation, maintenance and repair of propane and/or oil burning systems, HVAC units, equipment, and appliances for Southern States Cooperative, Inc. (SSC) customers. Strictly adheres to government regulations and SSC operating procedures while working independently.
Essential Job Functions -- complexity of essential job functions increases with grade level
Maintain regular communication with facility leadership regarding daily service dispatching for new installation, repair and maintenance of appliances, systems and related equipment. Provide updates and input on installation schedule, job progress, account issues, supply of materials and other critical factors.
Safely install and repair HVAC equipment and appliances according to federal and state codes. In addition, installation of these items: propane tankless hot water heaters, propane gas fire logs and burners. Calibrate equipment to proper settings. Effectively utilize HVAC, mechanical, electrical, millwright, plumbing, and other specialized skills and the appropriate tools as determined by the job.
Read and effectively interpret manuals, diagrams, meters, gauges, and control panels to perform installations and repair equipment. Gather and analyze information to diagnose malfunctions and troubleshoot systems.
Represent SSC in a positive manner by providing reliable and prompt service to customers. Communicate in a professional and courteous manner. Provide usage instructions for all equipment and appliances serviced. Review account details, collect payments or provide invoices, and confirm future service with customers. Strive to grow and maintain SSC market share through excellent service and customer referrals.
Discuss new equipment sales with current and prospective customers. Conduct site surveys and identify products and equipment to meet capacity needs. Assist customers in making an educated and informed decision by reviewing options and presenting recommendations.
Effectively operate Southern States Cooperative, Inc. (SSC) commercial motor vehicles in compliance with government regulations and SSC policy.
Ensure that all in-warranty parts are returned to supplier along with proper information in order for location to receive proper credit.
Maintain adequate parts inventory. Assist with taking physical inventory of parts, equipment and merchandise. Adhere to inventory control initiatives. May assist with shipping and/or receiving of related products as determined by business need. Effectively utilize forklift and other material handling equipment according to facility procedures.
Participate in specialized training, certification courses, and/or meetings as requested. Learn and develop techniques to enhance job performance and to stay current on industry safety and operational standards.
Maintain a clean and orderly work area by keeping tools, equipment and supplies in proper places. Minimize waste and properly dispose of waste material. Perform all related cleaning of equipment, vehicle and work areas according to Housekeeping Plan and SSC procedures.
Perform work safely as to not cause harm to yourself, customers and property, co-workers, equipment, or inventory. Utilize Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required. Operate all equipment and vehicles according to SSC policy and government regulations. Comply with OSHA regulations, Southern States Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) standards, work rules and policies.
Perform all other job functions as assigned.
Education: Requires a High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
Requires two (2) or more years of experience with installation and repair of propane or oil based heating systems (HVAC), equipment and appliances. Previous Southern States work experience a plus.
Licensing requirements vary by location and are based on state/federal regulations.
Requires Certification in HVAC but a license in HVAC is a plus.
Requirements -- complexity of requirements increases with grade level
This position requires the safe operation of a motor vehicle to perform essential job functions and mandatory compliance with the SSC motor vehicle safety policy
Satisfactory completion of required training and certification, dependent upon location
Effective knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing repair.
Able to read and interpret schematic symbols, manuals, diagrams, meters, gauges, and control panels.
Able to gather and analyze data to troubleshoot and diagnose repair needs utilizing test instruments and specialized tools
Computer literacy to operate SSC business systems
Able to effectively communicate technical information
Able to effectively utilize interpersonal skills to communicate... For full info follow application link.

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Job Posting: 1016017

Posted On: Aug 06, 2022

Updated On: Sep 05, 2022