Posted 2 weeks ago

Buildings Mechanic I

Company: The Morton Arboretum
Category: Maintenance


Type: Full Time

The Morton Arboretum has a Building Mechanic position open. This position will assist with the upkeep of the physical plant of The Morton Arboretum, which includes HVAC, plumbing, potable water, sprinkler, pumping stations, and electrical systems. Essential Functions:

  • Maintain heating, ventilating, air conditioning, refrigeration, and kitchen equipment located in Arboretum buildings.
  • Install and maintain plumbing systems, piping, and underground pumping stations, and when required, setup temporary plumbing for special events.
  • Maintain irrigation wells, potable water, and sprinkler systems.
  • Perform a schedule for preventative maintenance and inspection of plant equipment.
  • Locate Arboretum underground utilities for internal and external needs.
  • Coordinate setup of electrical requirements for special events.
  • Keep an inventory of parts, plumbing supplies, controls of equipment, etc.
  • Perform basic electrical system and lighting repairs.