HVAC Technicians

Last updated one month ago
Location:Canterbury
Job Type:Full Time

Downer is a leading provider of Facilities Management services across New Zealand. We provide integrated facilities management services spanning from public amenity services to high-tech data centre management. Our Facilities Services & Utilities team in Christchurch have an exciting opportunity for experienced HVAC Technicians to support a major contract.

We hold a long-term Asset Management and Facilities Management contract with the Department of Corrections and the Ministry of Justice. Downer provides enhanced and extended scope of works and implements new processes to ensure that all facilitates are well managed and maintained. We are looking for two experienced HVAC Technicians to join our team at the Christchurch Men’s Prison.

About your role:

This role will see you involved in the delivery of proactive and reactive HVAC works. You will be a skilled technician who is able to both work autonomously and as part of a team. You will be experienced in a commercial HVAC environment. You will be involved in cleaning, adjusting and repairing HVAC systems, performing preventative maintenance, performing emergency repairs, keeping good job notes and records of maintenance jobs and ensuring compliance with appliance standards.

About you:

To be successful in this exciting role you will need to have the following skills and attributes:

  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience post trade qualifications;
  • Certificate level 4 in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration;
  • National refrigeration licence;
  • Electrical certificate;
  • Good knowledge of commercial HVAC systems;
  • A strong commitment to health & safety;
  • Good verbal communication skills;
  • Sound problem solving ability;
  • Technically minded with an eye for detail;
  • Confidence with smart device job management Apps.
  • A strong work ethic with excellent time management skills;
  • Ability to work both within a team and independently;
  • Current Class 1 Drivers Licence.

What we offer:

While this role is not for the faint hearted, a role with Downer can advance your career and expand your skills. We offer you the opportunity to join our diverse and inclusive culture, and be part of a great team, working in a collaborative environment. We provide comprehensive training to meet the stringent criteria of our industry, a competitive remuneration package reflective of your skills and experience, and all the tools of trade you need to do your job.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 573709 to apply.

Downer NZ is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.