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Facilities and Operational Services

HVAC Technician

  • Full time
  • On-Site (New Hampshire)


Southern New Hampshire University is a team of innovators. World changers. Individuals who believe in progress with purpose. Since 1932, our people-centered strategy has defined us — and helped us grow a team that now serves over 180,000 learners worldwide.

Our mission to transform lives is made possible by talented people who bring diverse industry experience, backgrounds and skills to the university. And today, we're ready to expand our reach. All we need is you.

This position is based in the following office location:

Manchester, NH

The opportunity

Under the direction and supervision of the Mechanical Trades Manager and Director of Facilities, the primary responsibility of the HVAC Mechanic Technician I is to install, repair and maintain a variety of equipment including refrigeration, air conditioning, electric motors, heating units, heat pumps, compressors, boilers, exhaust fans, economizers, humidifiers, make up air units etc.

The position is required to participate in snow removal operations, which may involve nights, weekends and holidays, as well as in other maintenance capacities as required to meet the needs of the University.

The position requires on-call rotation for any maintenance emergency after hours on a revolving basis with the other trades staff. And when emergencies arise be able to respond to campus or assist via a telephone call. Attend technical training courses which may include multi-day overnight trips.

What you'll do:

  • Completes corrective and preventive maintenance Work Orders as assigned

  • Inspect, Operate & Maintain HVAC equipment, including chillers, generators, boilers and associated equipment

  • Repair and maintain other mechanical system issues of equipment

  • Required to participate in other maintenance capacities as assigned

  • Participate in snow removal, including plowing with SNHU equipment, shoveling and salting walkways. Clearing roofs and roof scuppers when necessary.

  • Required to participate in technical training as directed by management

  • Required to participate in Human Resource trainings as directed by management

What we're looking for:

  • High school education or equivalent

  • 1 - 5 Years of experience in trouble shooting equipment

  • Universal EPA Certification & NH Gas Service Technician Gas License

  • Operator/driver’s license

We believe real innovation comes from inclusion - where different experiences, perspectives and talents are celebrated. So if you're wondering whether SNHU is right for you, take the leap and apply. You might be just the person we're looking for.

Exceptional benefits (because you’re exceptional)

You’re the whole package. Your benefits should be, too. As a full-time employee at SNHU, you’ll get:

  • High-quality, low-deductible medical insurance

  • Low to no-cost dental and vision plans

  • 5 weeks of paid time off (plus almost a dozen paid holidays)

  • Employer-funded retirement

  • Free tuition program

  • Parental leave

  • Mental health and wellbeing resources

Expect the unexpected

As a university, it’s no surprise we employ many talented academics. What you may not know is that SNHU isn’t solely made up of folks with higher ed experience. Not even close.

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