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Palm Beach County
West Palm Beach, FL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Position:                  A/C AND REFRIGERATION SPECIALIST II (Multiple Positions)

Salary:                    $24.42 Per Hour

Department:            Facilities Development and Operations/Facilities Management

Location(s):             County-Wide

Hours:                     8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday - Friday

Other:                     Must be able to lift 75 pounds.  Valid Florida Driver’s License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.

                               Will be required to pass a Criminal Justice Information Systems (CJIS) background check prior to appointment.


Performs skilled work at the journeyman level in the installation, repair and maintenance of complex air-conditioning (A/C), heating and refrigeration equipment.  Maintains and repairs air compressors, control valves, exhaust and ventilation fans, air-handler units, electronic and pneumatic controls, chillers and condensing towers.  Maintains records of all equipment servicing and repairs.



Graduation from high school or an equivalent recognized certification; completion of two (2) year technical/vocational A/C and Refrigeration program; minimum of four (4) years of experience in industrial/commercial A/C and Refrigeration OR completion of a four (4) year apprenticeship program in A/C and Refrigeration AND two (2) years of experience in industrial/commercial A/C and Refrigeration.


Necessary Special Requirement:  Must obtain Universal Certification in Transition and Recovery of Refrigerants within six (6) months of hire.


PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE:  Performing maintenance work in an industrial/commercial facility; troubleshooting/repairing various electrical circuits; using building automation systems/computerized controls.  Also desirable:  Valid Universal Certification in Transition and Recovery of Refrigerants (copy of Certification must be uploaded to online application within three [3] business days of application submittal).


NOTE:  It is not necessary to submit another application for this position if you applied July 2019 – May 2022.


May upload any Veteran’s Preference documentation to online application (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted).  Online Applications will be accepted until filled. EO/AA M/F/D/V, Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.


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