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Adrienne Arsht Center
1300 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL, United States

Phone: 786-468-2000
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Heating and Air Conditioning Technician


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Miami, FL, United States


Engineering, Other

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Full time



Job Description:

The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County is seeking an experienced, skilled, and highly motivated Heating and Air Conditioning Technician to support the Engineering Manager.

Basic Function

Reporting to the Manager, Facilities Engineering, this position is responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems. Duties may include inspect existing systems and recommend maintenance to improve system performance. May be required to perform other related duties such as light construction including framing, insulating, dry walling, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, painting, patching, finish work and be an acumen for safety.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

• Repair or service heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems to improve efficiency, such as by changing filters, cleaning ducts, or refilling non-toxic refrigerants.
• Test electrical circuits or components for continuity, using electrical test equipment.
• Test pipe or tubing joints or connections for leaks, using pressure gauge or soap-and-water solution.
• Repair or replace defective equipment, components, or wiring. 
• Discuss heating or cooling system malfunctions with users to isolate problems or to verify that repairs corrected malfunctions.
• Keep records of work performed.
• Must be able to work a flexible work schedule including nights, weekends, and some holidays.


Job Requirements:

Desired Knowledge

• Industrial HVAC experience with chillers and air handlers.
• General mechanical knowledge or familiarity with motors, actuators, VAVs, dampers, and pumps.
• General HVAC knowledge or familiarity with AHU, FCU, cooling tower, boiler, chiller, BMS systems.
• General electrical knowledge with high voltage, low voltage, and relays.
• Minimum of 2 years of industrial HVAC, plumbing and mechanical experience in a commercial office building.
• Must have at least 2 years’ experience in maintenance repairs.
• 2 years of Building Automation Controls experience a plus.
• Experience with Building Maintenance Systems.
• Strong electrical experience with troubleshooting and repair a plus.
• Understanding of As-built drawings, MEP drawings and electrical schematics.
• High School diploma or GED equivalent and the ability to read and write English.
• Associates Degree in relevant field
• EPA HVAC Certification
• Post high school vocational or trade school training in plumbing, electrical repair, HVAC, carpentry or construction.

Skills and Abilities

• Equipment Maintenance and Installation skills
• Quality Control Analysis
• Operation Monitoring
• Troubleshooting
• Strong problem solving and analytical skills
• Computer literacy and familiarity with Microsoft Outlook
• Must have the ability to work independently, plan effectively and prioritize.
• Great leadership skills and work ethic
• The ability to multitask and work well under pressure
• The ability to communicate effectively in English

Personal Characteristics

The Heating and Air Conditioning Technician should be:
• Detail oriented
• Independent
• Dependable
• Action-oriented; a doer
• Determined and persistent
• Highly energetic
• Dedicated to accomplishing the organization’s goals

Physical Demands

• While performing the duties of this position, the employee is frequently required to stop, reach, stand, walk, lift, pull, push, grasp, communicate, and use repetitive motions.
• While performing the duties of this position, the employee may frequently lift and or move 50 pounds of materials.
• While performing the duties of this position, the employee may frequently climb and work from a ladder or lift and/or work in confined spaces.
• The position requires the individual to meet multiple demands from multiple people and interact with the public and other staff.

Suggestions for candidates and expressions of interest should be addressed to:
Email:, with Heating and Air Conditioning Technician search in the title line.

The Adrienne Arsht Center is an equal opportunity employer committed to being an inclusive workplace and strongly believes in the importance of having diverse group of individuals represented both onstage and off.