• Title
    HVAC Mechanic II
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    US-NC-Research Triangle Park (RTP)
    Department / Discipline
    Additional Work Location
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an HVAC Mechanic II to join our team in Durham, NC.


    Pay Rate - $43.75


    Key Responsibilities


    • Install, modify and repair refrigeration — hermetic, semi-hermetic, mechanical, screw, scroll and centrifugal units up to 1,100 tons; air conditioning, ventilation; reverse osmosis systems, computer rooms; process coolers; ice machines; evaporative cooling; air compressing and related control systems including pneumatic, DDC and building control systems equipment
    • Perform difficult installation tasks involving assembly, testing, calibrating, and adjusting of temperature control and environmental control systems such as air conditioning plants, air environmental control systems, air distribution systems and complex dual equipment cooling installations, specialized refrigerated warehouses and facilities, and evaporative mechanical ventilation and dehumidification systems
    • Install new or repaired component and perform complex modifications of systems and components in accordance with applicable electrical publications and directives, and will maintain and repair specialized laboratory equipment such as fume hoods, de-ionized water systems, bio clean systems, vacuum systems, cascade refrigeration systems and laboratory sinks
    • May perform complex repair of systems components such as compressors, condensers, heat pumps regulators, fluid and refrigerant gas lines valves, meters, gages, thermostats, pumps, mechanical linkage, and electrical sensing, switching and controlling devices including pneumatic controls, variable speed drives, digital controlled devices, electronic, hydraulic heating and cooling and economizer systems
    • Perform heating and cooling water treatment checking for target pH and chemical concentration levels as determined by a heating and cooling water chemist and makes adjustments to treatment chemical levels as required
    • Extensive knowledge in reading/comprehending blueprints, schematics, wiring diagrams, equipment operation manuals; HVAC system start-up procedures, duct configuration, airflow impact and troubleshooting; installing/repairing sheet metal, duct board and flexible duct systems

    Skills / Qualifications

    Basic Requirements

    • Must have NC Heating Group 2 license
    • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • 7 years of experience working on commercial and/or industrial HVAC equipment
    • EPA certification for handling refrigerant

    Additional Qualifications

    • Must be a team player
    • Excellent work ethic and personal skills
    • Proven ability to supervise, lead and instill teamwork
    • Patience to train/instruct personnel on personal development
    • Ability to speak and voice your concerns to senior management
    • Plan and coordinate crews with tasks to be performed and monitor performance on a daily basis
    • Ability to work under high pressure
    • Attention to detail/QC random work for compliance
    • Develop work plans/schedules
    • Coordinate/follow-up with subcontractors on/off-site to obtain quotes for repairs
    • Competency in general computer applications; Windows, Word, Excel, etc.


    Wood Benefits Summary


    New employees receive 2 weeks of paid vacation on their anniversary date. The vacation increases with years of service. Additionally, employees accrue 6 days of paid sick time in a year (1/2 day per month).



    • Calendar Year Deductible $480 Family / $240 Single
    • Copayments $20 / $40 Preventative 100%
    • Co-insurance 75 / 25%
    • Maximum Out of Pocket $5,000 / $2,500

    Prescription Drug

    • No Deductible
    • Co-Insurance 75 / 25%
    • Maximum Out of Pocket $2,000 / $1,000


    • Deductible $25
    • Co-insurance percentage 75/25/0
    • Calendar Year Maximum Benefit, Employee $2,000, Dependent $1,000


    • Exam $60, Lenses or Contact $100, Bifocal Lenses $150, Frames $100


    • 1st Day Accident, 7th Day Illness up to 26 weeks, $700 weekly benefit

    Life / AD&D

    • Employee $23,000 Dependent $6,000

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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