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Construction Trades HVAC/Electricians/Plumbers

Date: Aug 24, 2019

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Company: Sedgwick County

Performs skilled mechanical-system work at Journeyman or Master Level; including diagnostic troubleshooting and the repair, maintenance and installation of various mechanical systems and their associated electronic controls in county properties. These systems include; refrigeration equipment, air-conditioning equipment, steam and hot water boiler systems, warm-air furnaces, combination roof-top equipment, cooling towers, pump motors, plumbing and electrical fixtures, supply/drain lines, high/low voltage systems, and other such equipment operated in a County facility. Utilize a computer-based Facility Management System software program to monitor, diagnose and adjust the controlled systems under the software’s authority. This job is a manual, physically demanding work done both indoors and in extreme temperatures of the outdoors as required.


  • Independently troubleshoot and repair HVAC/mechanical/control malfunctions in systems listed above.
  • Keep accurate records of refrigerant usage and refrigerant loss for each machine as required by the Clean Air Act and Montreal Protocol.
  • Provide required preventative maintenance and repair of systems listed above and on assorted mechanical equipment.
  • Design and layout primary wiring service for motors and equipment under County responsibility.
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks to keep systems and devices working properly and safely.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on assorted mechanical equipment.
  • Fabricate and install sheet metal ductwork in the listed properties as needed.
  • Diagnose, evaluate present condition and repair as necessary high and low pressure duct systems; including air handlers and related equipment.
  • Make needed modifications to gas supply lines as needed.


  • Install a variety of electrical fixtures, devices and equipment.
  • Repair existing electrical equipment and devices.
  • Repair or replace light fixtures including ballast, lamp holder and lamp replacement.
  • Test and repair special circuits such as GFCI, control circuits, switch legs and other electrical circuits.
  • Troubleshoot and repair breakers, terminals, relays, contactors and related equipment.
  • Identify electrical problems with a variety of testing devices on equipment, appliances and facilities.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on assorted electrical equipment, security equipment and mechanical equipment.
  • Install conduit, electrical boxes, install and connect wiring.
  • Service and repair cameras and security monitors.


  • Install a variety of plumbing fixtures, devices and equipment.
  • Repair existing plumbing and gas systems and devices.
  • Replace, clean and repair flush valves, radiator valves, steam traps, faucets, water-temperature regulators and other devices.
  • Troubleshoot or maintain and repair supply & stagnate sanitary systems, sewer ejector pumps, sewer pits, floats and related equipment.
  • Cut, thread, solder, silver-solder, braze, weld, and hang pipe.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on assorted plumbing equipment and mechanical equipment.
  • Knowledge of the basic methods, practices and procedures of a plumber’s trade.

Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent /experience in HVAC, electrical, plumbing, carpentry and hardware. 4 years of experience. Journeyman Mechanical License or Journeyman Plumbing License or Journeyman Electrical License.

Preferred Qualifications: Associate’s degree or vocational (trade) school graduate. 4+ years. Master Mechanical License or Master Plumbing License or Master Electrical License.

Nearest Major Market: Wichita

Job Segment: Testing, Technology