AECOM Tradesperson A - Refrigeration / HVAC in Alice Springs, Australia

Business Line Government

Position Title Tradesperson A - Refrigeration / HVAC

Australia - Australian Capital Territory

Alice Springs

Job Summary

AECOM has an excellent opportunity for Refrigeration/HVAC professional on our program in Australia. The selected candidate performs the maintenance and repair to equipment associated with the HVAC infrastructure at the Joint Defense Facility at Pine Gap (JDFPG) and the air-conditioning of its vehicle fleet. This includes, but is not limited to, maintenance of large chillers, DX refrigeration equipment, chilled water cooling systems and residential air conditioning systems. Scope of work will range from minor and major repairs, servicing and where necessary replacement of equipment. Overtime and callouts may be required. Additional responsibilities include performing maintenance tasks as required; either programmed (planned) maintenance or repairs; performing tasks for project type work as required on an ad hoc basis; performing planning of tools, equipment, assistance and materials needed to complete tasks; liaising with others to notify and organize tasks to be undertaken as required; ensuring that equipment is maintained to operate in a safe manner; reporting any incidents via chain of command to Management as a priority; use of computer systems to record and plan work tasks; working as part of a multi-disciplined team; assisting in all areas of Facilities Maintenance from time to time as required and as within the individuals capabilities; performing other duties as directed by a Senior Maintenance Technician and respond to call-outs when available.

This is a sourcing requisition for future hiring needs.

Minimum Requirements

  • Active, fully adjudicated TS/SCI Clearance with polygraph.

  • High School or equivalent. work experience.

  • Trade Qualification: Refrigeration Mechanic.

  • Current Driver’s License.

  • Demonstrated 3-5 years experience in new construction and industrial maintenance work.

  • Demonstrated ability to plan and organize tasks.

  • Training and experience in refrigerant recovery.

  • Understanding of EH&S procedures.

  • Knowledge of the environmental impacts and legislative requirements regarding ozone depleting substances.

  • Ability to work professionally with minimal supervision.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous relevant experience preferred.

  • Previous military or civilian experience an advantage .

  • Training in appropriate safety procedures (i.e. Confined Space Entry, Working at Heights, Electrical Safety, Personal Protective Equipment, Lockout/Tagout, Working in Trenches etc.).

  • Commitment to self-improvement with the focus on qualifications/skills update and contemporary industry practices.

  • Able to work professionally with minimal supervision.

  • Microsoft Office Suite knowledge.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in maintaining a relevant spare parts supply.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Maintenance

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 165801BR