Arkansas Government Job
**Summary**The Skilled Tradesman is responsible for the work activities in one or more of the following skilled trades: HVAC mechanical (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning), plumbing, electrical, carpentry, and painting. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency policy.**Typical Functions**May install, maintain, repair and overhaul air conditioning systems, commercial and industrial refrigeration and air conditioning systems and combined heating, ventilation and cooling systems. May assemble, install, repair, and maintain pipes, fixtures, and other plumbing equipment used for water distribution and waste water disposal in residential, commercial and industrial buildings in compliance with code regulations. May assemble, install, test, troubleshoot, and repair electrical wiring, fixtures, control devices and related equipment in buildings and other structures. May performs general carpentry using hand and power tools to repair and build structures using necessary materials, such as; wood, sheetrock, roofing, painting, and glass instillation. May repair and maintain mechanical and automotive equipment, including but not limited to; engines, transmissions, fuel systems, hydraulics, braking systems, clutch repair, steering apparatus, and other maintenance as needed. May assist other skilled tradesman to complete projects that require multiple departments to work together. Maintains inventory on tools and parts specific to assigned trade. Performs other duties as assigned.**Special Job Dimensions****Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills**Knowledge of the methods, practices, and safety precautions in one or more of the skilled trades. Knowledge of the accepted practices, processes, materials, and tools of the various skilled trades. Knowledge of the laws and regulations relating to one or more of the skilled trades. Ability to provide mathematical and analytical skills necessary to do material estimates for one or more of the skilled trades. Ability to read and interpret blueprints, manuals, schematics, building plans, and/or work drawings. Ability to understand verbal and written instructions. Ability to maintain inventory on needed parts and tools for one or more of the skilled trades.**Minimum Education and/or Experience**The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma; plus completion of required education or training along with the required license or certification in one or more of the following skilled trades listed below. The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma; plus five years of experience as a carpenter or painter.**Preferred Qualifications**HVAC technician familiar with practices, processes, materials related to commercial HVAC. Experienced in RTU, split systems, chillers, boilers, mini splits, refrigeration practices and processes. Ability to trouble shoot and analyze HVACR issues, problem solve and multi task. Perform preventative maintenance, climb ladders and work on roofs. Experienced in compressor, fan motors and complete system change out. Ability to enter all work in computer program for tracking.THIS POSITION IS FOR A SKILLED TRADESMAN HVAC TECHNICIAN AND THE APPLICANT MUST BE LICENSED.This position will report to work Monday-Friday, 7am-3:30pm**Certificates, Licenses, Registrations**Must be licensed as a Journeyman Electrician in accordance with ACA 17-28-304, Journeyman Plumber in accordance with ACA 17-38-301, or HVAC Mechanics in accordance with ACA 17-33-301. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.**Agency Specific Information**TEACHERS AND PROFESSIONAL STAFF PLEASE NOTE - WE ARE A STATE AGENCY AND YOUR EMPLOYMENT HERE IS NOT UNDER A CONTRACT. YOU ARE A REGULAR STATE EMPLOYEE.A State and Federal background check will be conducted. Applicants must complete a State of Arkansas application. RESUME WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF APPLICATION.Mandatory Direct deposit and 6% Contributory Teacher Retirement is a condition of employment. All persons selected for employment must submit to a drug test, state and federal background check, and Child Maltreatment registry check as a precondition of employment. All hiring decisions are contigent on the selectee passing all of these requirements.Applicants for positions with a required level of education must provide college transcripts and/or professional certificates to verify that they satisfy the minimum educational requirements. Please bring a copy of your transcript/license if called for an interview.