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Engineering Technician (HVAC Controls Mechanic), ZT-0802-III/IV (GS- 9/10/11/12 Equivalent) – Boulder, Colorado
National Institute of Standards and Technology, Department of Commerce
Job ID: 257571Start Date: 05/12/2020End Date: 05/26/2020
BASIC REQUIREMENTS: FOR A ZT-III SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: To be qualified for this position, applicants must have one year (52 Weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to a GS-08 grade level (ZT-II for NIST employees) in the Federal service. Specialized experience is defined as experience in performing repair and operation of the building controls systems to include direct digital controls (DDC) and pneumatic controls for HVAC systems in an HVAC application. OR Two full years of Graduate education thatis directly related to the work of the position. OR A master’s degree thatis directly related to the work of the position. FOR A ZT-IV SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:
To be qualified for this position, applicants must have one year (52 Weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to a GS-10 grade level (ZT-III for NIST employees) in the Federal service or specialized experience defined as increasingly responsible experience installing and servicing HVAC Equipment including Building Automation Systems (BAS). Demonstrated knowledge and documented experience in the HVAC industry including integration of low voltage building sub-systems using various industry protocols (i.e. LON, BacNet, N2, Modbus, etc). Additionally, under minimal supervision, conducts preventive maintenance, repair, installation, commissioning and general servicing of HVAC and Building Automation Systems (including detailed troubleshooting) with a high level of technical competence.
Also, will be required to obtain a universal CFC certification within 9 months of employment to support refrigerant recovery needs. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Qualification requirements in the vacancy announcement are based on the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards Handbook, which contains Federal qualification standards. This handbook is available on the OPM website located athttps://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/ Applicants may request reconsideration of their qualifications determination within three business days from the date their applicant status was changed. Applicants should email the Agency Contact listed in this vacancy announcement with their written request listing the announcement number; explaining why the original determination was improper; what factors were not considered; and, should provide any other pertinent information that would enable reevaluation.
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