HVAC/Refrigeration Technician
Career Opportunities
Job Code: 3046413 Closing Date: Ongoing
Employer: School District #68 - Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools Posted on: Jun 10, 2021
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Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Certificates & Diplomas
Nanaimo BC
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date: 
Salary:  Wage is per CUPE 606 Collective Agreement, $33.52 with a competitive pension and benefits package
Job Description & Requirements
Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools is welcoming applications for HVAC/Refrigeration Technicians

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Maintenance Supervisor or designate, responds to the repair and maintenance needs of the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration systems and associated controls throughout the District.  

Job details
  • Repairs, installs and maintains heating systems, including hot water pumps, motors,
    fans and their associated controls.
  • Repairs and maintains air conditioning and refrigeration units.
  • Repairs, installs, alters and maintains electronic and pneumatic control systems
  • Repairs, installs, alters and maintains computerized energy management systems and related control equipment.
  • Repairs, installs, alters and maintains computerized security, lighting and access control systems.
  • Reads and interprets drawings and specifications, orders materials and supplies, lays out projects and reports on work in progress as required.
  • Directs, assists and liaises with employees, contractors, regulatory agencies and other trades, as required.
  • May on occasion be required to perform other related duties as assigned.

  • High school graduation or the equivalent
  • Must possess a valid BC or Interprovincial Trade Certification as a HVAC/Refrigeration Technician or refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
  • Must possess a valid BC Gas B Ticket.  Gas A ticket is preferred 
  • Two years experience in HVAC/R and DDC within the past five years
  • Current knowledge of commercial heating, ventilation and computer controlled energy management systems
  • Physical capability to perform the job duties
  • Competent in the use and care of tools and equipment common to this trade
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Valid BC Class 5 Driver's License

Salary:  $33.52 per hour, plus a comprehensive benefits package

How to apply:

Applications should include a cover letter, a detailed personal résumé, contact information for three supervisory references and any other relevant supporting documentation.  

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Please note:  Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools thanks all applicants for their interest in working with us, however, only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

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