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Refrigeration Mechanic I Trainee - Maintenance Worker II in Training

Refrigeration Mechanic I Trainee - Maintenance Worker II in Training

Job Posting Number: 
Opening Date: 
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Job Location: 
Northwest MO Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center-Buchanan County
Merit Type: 
Salary Range: 
$1,194.50 – $1,782.50 semi-monthly
Position receives State benefits including health care, retirement, and vacation
Essential Functions and Responsibilities: 

The Division of Facilities Management, Design and Construction is recruiting for a Refrigeration Mechanic I. This position is being posted as a trainee assignment and may be filled as a Maintenance Worker II.

Job Description  

This position with OA/FMDC inspects, operates, installs, repairs, and maintains refrigeration and air conditioning and heating equipment such as central air conditioning systems, air handlers, circulating pumps, refrigerators, walk-in coolers, fan coil units, chillers, condensers, ice makers, cooling towers and emergency HVAC system. Respond to equipment alarms, failures and taking corrective action. Makes routine checks, adjustments, and calibrations of water treatment equipment, boilers, generators, temperature control valves, pressure gauges, filters, automatic control panels, and other related equipment. Installs plumbing and electrical work related to refrigeration equipment. Consult with owner manuals, maintenance practices, blueprints and manufacturers guidelines.

Work schedule is Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 
  • Let supervisor know to order necessary parts, materials, services or inspections needed on computer in Archibus Maintenance Computer Program System.
  • Ability to read and write, comprehend and work from oral and written instructions, sketches, drawings and blueprints. 
  • Ability to safely, accurately and effectively diagnose, trace and troubleshoot electrical circuits and mechanical problems and complete necessary repairs.
  • Adequate physical ability.

Important Information

Applicants must meet the following qualifications: 

Successful applicants must be on the Merit Register by filling out an EASe application at or be appointable under the Merit System for the Refrigeration Mechanic I and/or Maintenance Worker II classification.

In addition, please submit your resume with a letter of interest to the contact.  Include the job posting number and job title when applying for this position.