Vectrus HVAC Mechanic in Biloxi, Mississippi

This position description is subject to change at any timeas needed to meet the requirements of the program or company.


Under the supervision of the Supervisor, providemaintenance, repair and replacement of heating, refrigeration and airconditioning equipment on Keesler AFB.


·Install, service and repairsenvironmental-control systems where required by contract utilizing knowledge ofheating / refrigeration theory, pipefitting and structural layout.

·Mount compressors and condenser units onplatform or floor using hand tools following blueprints or engineeringspecifications.

·Installs evaporator unit in chassis or in an airduct system using hand tools.

·Cut and bend tubing to correct length and shapeusing cutting and bending equipment and tools.

·Join tubing or pipes to various heating andrefrigerating units by means of sleeves, couplings or unions and solder jointsto form complete circuits for heating and refrigerant mediums.

·Install expansion and discharge valves.

·Connect motors, compressors, temperaturecontrols, humidity controls and circulating ventilation fans to control panels,and connect control panels to power source.

·Install air and water filters.

·Inject small amount of refrigerant intocompressors to test system and add Freon gas to ensure prescribed operatingpressure.

·Observe pressure and vacuum gauges and adjustcontrols to insure proper operation.

·Replace defective breaker controls, thermostats,switches, fuses and electrical wiring to repair installed units usingelectrician’s hand tools and test equipment.

·Load and unload service truck with or withouthelpers and keep the truck in good working condition.


·Various hand tools, schematics, test anddiagnostic equipment.


·Work requires prolonged standing, climbing,bending, and occasionally working in cramped and awkward positions. Frequently lifts unaided equipment weighingup to 25 pounds with occasional assists in lifting and carrying equipmentweighing up to 75 pounds. Dirt, dust,grease and oils are always present. There can be exposure to chemicals that may burn and irritate the skinand eyes if proper personal protective equipment is not worn. Failure to follow appropriate safetyprocedures, there could result in cuts, bruises, shocks, and strains. Must comply with OSHA, EPA, US Air Forceregulations and company work rules. Mustbe available to work nights, weekends and holidays when required.

MINIMUMQUALIFICATIONS: Education/Certifications: One year related experience may besubstituted for one year of education, if degree is required.

·High School graduate or GED.


·Two years Heating, RefrigerationSkillsand possess an EPA Universal Certification.

·Air Conditioning Mechanic job experiencepreferred


Does this position supervise others? No

Does this position have budget responsibilities? No

Job: Maintenance

Title: HVAC Mechanic

Location: MS-Biloxi

Requisition ID: KEE000203

Clearance Level required at Start Date: No Clearance Required

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.