HVACR Service Technician

Sylvan, Inc. is a market-leading, trusted industrial services contractor to Fortune 500 companies. This position will report to the Dearborn office.  This candidate will be responsible for troubleshooting, repairs, maintenance, and equipment start-up to a variety of light industrial, commercial equipment including refrigeration, air conditioning, heating units, compressors, etc.  We are offering summer internships and full-time positions.


Job Responsibilities

The list below is meant to be a guide and not all inclusive of the daily responsibilities.

  • Understands basic refrigeration cycle to include identifying components in refrigeration circuit, understanding how each component works, diagnosing problems in the refrigeration circuit, using manifold gauge set, pressure/temperature chart and temperature measuring devices for routine maintenance and to troubleshoot. Understands refrigeration recovery, evacuation, and charging.
  • Understands basic electron theory, how electricity travels, AC and DC currents, single phase and three phase circuits, and series and parallel circuits. Ability to read basic wiring diagrams. Understanding of Ohms Law. Ability to use multi-meters to read voltage, current and resistance values. Must be able to troubleshoot basic electrical circuits.
  • Understands the process of treating air to simultaneously control its temperature, humidity, and distribution. Must be able to read and understand mechanical drawings.
  • Understands basic heating cycle to include identifying components in heating system, understanding how each component works, diagnosing problems in the heating system using a gas pressure test and other devices for routine maintenance and to troubleshoot. Understands the theory of combustion and how it relates to combustible fuels such as gas and oil.

Requirements

  • Associates degree in HVACR technology two (2) or four (4) is preferred.
  • High School diploma or equivalent work experience.
  • Offering Detroit local 636 pipefitters union pay and benefits.

Experience

  • 0-2 years of experience in HVAC is required. Associate degree (A. A.) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school with a certificate in Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning is preferred.

Apply Today

Email your resume to abloom@sylvan-inc.com