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NREL Facilities Tech II-Specialty Trade in Golden, Colorado

Posting Title

Facilities Tech II-Specialty Trade



CO - Golden


Position Type



Hours Per Week



Job Description

The focus of the work of the Facilities Technician is to keep our new Golden, CO facilities up and running. This work often includes things like fixing fans, pumps, compressors, refrigeration systems (including charging, evacuating, and repairing), plumbing, and various forms of piping.


Basic Qualifications

Associate's Degree or certification program of comparable scope in construction, mechanical or electrical technology or a related degree and 1 or more years of experience in facilities


Additional Qualifications

  • Performs and directs the preventive maintenance on facility systems

  • Performs installation and repairs on facility systems

  • Guides and inspects outside contractors' work

  • Establishes monthly and annual preventive maintenance schedules

  • Performs on-call projects

  • Follows all ES&H policies and procedures to ensure and maintain safe working environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Trouble shooting capability

  • Must be able to lift over 70 pounds on a routine basis

  • Must have (or be able to obtain) and maintain a valid Colorado driver’s license with an acceptable driving record


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