LCIV UAE: HVAC Mechanic - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United Arab Emirates

Title: LCIV UAE: HVAC Mechanic

Location: United Arab Emirates

Job Number: 1077008

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

HVAC Technician

Reports to and receives assignments, instructions, and direction from the Foreman or General Foreman. Installs, services, and repairs environmental control units ranging from window units to chill water systems in an extreme environment. Provides leadership, instruction, and guidance to lower level craftsmen and may reassign work delegated from supervisor. Completes records, maintains tools and equipment, and performs various clean-up and housekeeping activities. Observes and follows all safety rules and procedures, including wearing required personal safety equipment, performs other duties and activities as directed.

Technical Experience Required

Must have experience with heat pumps, electric heat, window units, mini split systems, package units and refrigeration systems ranging from all sizes.

Must have the ability to troubleshoot, diagnose equipment failures, and read schematics . Fabricate, assemble and install duct work as needed. Chill water and boiler system knowledge and experience along with water pump knowledge and experience. Require at least two years experience with refrigeration systems ranging in all sizes and experience with mobile refrigeration trailers (Thermo King). Brazing and welding experience is required for installing and repairing systems in the field. Some applications will require knowledge and experience with commercial washer and dryer systems such as Speed Queen. Ability to calculate the number of British Thermal Units required to heat and cool a facility or structure. Up to date with all EPA regulations and the Clean Air Act. Two years experience recovering, recycling, and reclaiming refrigerants; must have the knowledge of leak checking equipment safely and knowledge on the different types of refrigerants in the field today.

Required Education and Licenses

High School Diploma

Universal EPA Certification

Valid Drivers License

Three to Five years verifiable experience

Contractors license preferred but not required

Additional requirements:

Must be fluent in English

Must possess passport book (not passport card) with at least 15 months of remaining validity AND with at least 6 blank visa/stamp pages remaining

Must possess driver’s license with at least 6 months of remaining validity

NACI Required

It should be understood that employment may be located in potentially dangerous areas, including combat or war zones. This might involve the possibility of suffering harm by dangerous forces or friendly fire. These dangers are inherent to working conditions in a dangerous environment.

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