JBT Corporation

HVAC Technician

2 months ago
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# of Openings
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair


JBT Airport Services is an industry leading, dedicated provider of Maintenance Services to Airports and Airlines throughout North America. Our maintenance services cover the full range of service from 24 hour, 7 day per week on-site service and emergency call out, to periodic maintenance of equipment based on technical visits quarterly, semi-annually, and/or annually with supplementary emergency support and call out as needed.



This position islocated at the George Bush Int'l Airport in Houston, Texas.  We currently have an opening for Day Shift.



As a member of the JBT team you’ll enjoy frequent company-sponsored events, as well as a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision coverage + 401K.





HVAC Technician is responsible for general preventative maintenance for a variety of office buildings and Terminals.

This is a full time position with on call responsibilities and the requirement to work overtime as required.

    • Maintain and repair all types of HVAC systems and associated components including but not limited to exhaust fans, radiant heaters, and package units, split systems, fan/coil unit, VAV boxes, air handlers, refrigeration, chillers, chilled water systems, valves, pumps, and associated controls.
    • Replace filters and clean coils when necessary.
    • Maintain facility operations through the monitoring and repair of various mechanical, electrical, plumbing, equipment, and controls.
    • Perform preventative and corrective maintenance on required systems.
    • Perform brazing, soldering, pipefitting, welding, and fabrication.
    • Charge, recover, and utilize all types of refrigerants to EPA standards.
    • Read complex blueprints, piping, sketches, schematics, and wiring diagrams.
    • Inspect, monitor, repair, maintain, and operate mechanical systems, motors, compressors, pumps, fans, ducts, pipes, thermostats, and switches.
    • Install, maintain, and repair heating, ventilating, air conditioning, glycol, hot water, and steam distribution equipment and associated systems to optimize performance and energy use
    • Comply with company safety program and trainings
    • Perform other duties as assigned or needed.
    • Minimum 2-8 years of related HVAC/Electrical maintenance and repair experience in a commercial facility





  • Excellent interpersonal skills, verbal and written
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent owner/tenant relationship skills
  • Excellent trouble shooting and diagnostic skills
  • Alert, perceptive problem solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Committed team player
  • Results driven





 While performing the duties of Building Operator/ Engineer the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance and work in small spaces. Ladder work required. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 70 pounds. Ability to work in outside weather conditions on an airport ramp around aircrafts and the confined areas of baggage conveyor systems. Specific vision abilities required by this job include good close proximity vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Good hand / eye coordination is required.




The work environment is similar to airport operation with vehicular traffic. The employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, high, precarious places, outside weather conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, cold, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Employees will work on an airport ramp around aircrafts and around heavy equipment.



    • High School diploma or GED equivalent
    • EPA Universal Certification
    • Texas State HVAC-R Certification
    • Valid Driver’s License
    • Experience with airport operations a plus
    • Ability to read blueprints and electrical schematics
    • Computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
    • Ability to be badged to work in secure areas of an airport
    • Ability to work 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift including weekends and holidays




It is the policy of JBT Corporation to provide equal opportunity for qualified persons and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law at the JBT Corporation location to which this application is submitted.  In addition, as a Federal Government contractor, JBT Corporation is an affirmative action employer. If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact the local Human Resources department. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

If you have a disability or impairment that prevents you from completing the online application, please seek the assistance of your local employment services agency. JBT maintains active relationships with local employment services agencies, and they have pledged their support in assisting any applicant needing help in applying. To find information on agencies throughout the United States, please go to www.careeronestop.org.

You may also call Megan Meagrow at 844-286-4524 if your disability or impairment prevents you from applying online. NOTE: Do not use this number unless you need assistance because of a disability or impairment. The personnel attending this phone line will not be able to give you a status update regarding your application and will not be the individuals making a decision regarding your employment.


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