IAP – Ingenuity and Purpose
As a leading international services company for more than 65 years, IAP provides a broad spectrum of services and solutions to U.S. and international government agencies, and organizations. A world-class leader in providing seasoned program management, IAP leverages and integrates its capabilities – IT & Communications, Aviation & Engineering Solutions, Power Solutions, Infrastructure & Logistics - to provide safe, innovative, and reliable solutions to meet customers' diverse and complex challenges. With 2,500 team members, IAP operates in more than 110 locations in 27 countries worldwide and maintains offices in the Washington D.C. area, Florida, Maryland, Oklahoma, the United Kingdom, and the Middle East. Learn more at www.iapws.com.
JOB DURATION:EstimatedJanuary 27, 2020 through April 30, 2020
SUMMARY: Performs duties described in the Service Contract Act HEATING, REFRIGERATION AND AIR-CONDITIONING MECHANIC description . May perform duties of other classifications that have a pay rate equal to or lower than the employee's current rate.
DUTIES: Essential Functions: 23400 HEATING, REFRIGERATION AND AIR-CONDITIONING MECHANIC description from the Service Contract Act (SCA) Dictionary of Occupations (DOT) Installs, services and repairs environmental-control systems in residences, department stores, office buildings and other commercial establishments, utilizing knowledge of refrigeration theory, pipe fitting and structural layout. Mounts compressor and condenser units on platform or floor, using hand tools, following blueprints or engineering specifications. Fabricates, assembles and installs duct work and chassis parts, using portable metalworking tools and welding equipment. Installs evaporator unit in chassis or in air duct system, using hand tools. Cuts and bends tubing to correct length and shape using cutting and bending equipment and tools. Cuts and threads pipe, using machine-threading or hand-threading equipment. Joins tubing or pipes to various refrigerating units by means of sleeves, couplings or unions, and solders joints, using torch, forming complete circuit for refrigerant. Installs expansion and discharge valves in circuit. Connects motors, compressors, temperature controls, humidity controls and circulating ventilation fans to control panels and connects control panels to power source. Installs air and water filters in completed installation. Injects small amount of refrigerant into compressor to test systems and adds freon gas to build up prescribed operating pressure. Observes pressure and vacuum gauges and adjusts controls to insure proper operation. Tests joints and connections for gas leaks, using gauges or soap-and-water solution. Wraps pipes in insulation batting and secures them in place with cement or wire bands. Replaces defective breaker controls, thermostats, switches, fuses and electrical wiring to repair installed units, using electrician’s hand tools and test equipment. Provides other duties as requested.
QUALIFICATIONS: Completion of HVAC apprenticeship
Certificate, License, Registration, etc.:
- Valid United States driver's license
- CFC/HFC certification
- Must be a U.S. Citizen with a current U.S. Passport.
Security Clearance:Must have and maintain an U.S. Secret Clearance
“IAP is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer”
Skills: Skill in use of hand and power tools common to trade. Ability to interpret and apply codes, blueprints, wiring diagrams and engineering drawings. Knowledge of operation / installation of a variety of complete HVAC systems / equipment.
Experience: Fiveyears journey-level HVAC