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Tradesman HVAC Refrigeration

Location: Poughkeepsie, New York US


Requisition Number: 15422

Position Title:

External Description:

Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and outpatient locations — Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York — plus multiple primary and specialty care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices. Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and the Home Care organizations.


Responsible for routine, preventive maintenance, new installations, emergency repairs and extra assigned tasks, such as fire and disaster plans, as directed by Director of Engineering and/or Engineering Supervisor on hospital equipment including but not limited to, all air conditioning, ice machines, refrigeration equipment including coolers and freezers, centrifugal, reciprocating and absorption chillers, box car units, fan systems (including coils and dampers), balancing of ventilation systems, pumps, cooling towers, and all controls and other duties pertinent to the operation of the aforementioned equipment and climate control within the facility.



1.Perform routine repairs on all controls and equipment necessary for the efficient and effective operation of the hospital's physical plant.

2.Performs preventive maintenance on all controls and equipment necessary for the efficient and effective operation of the hospital's physical plant

3.Performs emergency repairs and extra assigned tasks necessary for the efficient and effective operation of the hospital's physical plant.

4.Reviews work orders, priority status and designated time schedules and deadlines, and assures that all work is performed within these parameters.

5.Balances all types of HVAC systems on both air and hydronic.

6.Inspects and operates refrigeration equipment including: coolers, freezers and air-conditioning units.

7.Adheres to hospital and Engineering Department policies and procedures written and verbal.

8.Performs snow removal assignments during winter months so as to provide 24 hour access and egress for the hospital.

9.Promotes a safe and efficient working environment by adhering to hospital and department policies and procedures.


Location: Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Work Type: Full-Time

Standard Hours: 40.00

FTE: 1.000000

Work Schedule: DAY 7

Work Shift: M/F 7-1530pm

Org Unit: 1005

Department: Plant Operations

Exempt: No

Grade: UN7

EOE, including disability/vets

We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please contact Human Resources at 203-739-7330 (for reasonable accommodation requests only). Please provide all information requested to assure that you are considered for current or future opportunities.

City: Poughkeepsie

State: New York

Community / Marketing Title: Tradesman HVAC Refrigeration

Company Profile:

Health Quest and Western Connecticut Health Network have combined to form a new nonprofit health system. The name for the new health system will be Nuvance Health. The new health system was created to provide communities across New York’s Hudson Valley and western Connecticut with more convenient, accessible and affordable care.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Location_formattedLocationLong: Poughkeepsie, New York US

Job Number: 47224