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Operations - Associate

Buildings Equipment Mechanic

  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Job ID: R-1003614

When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our shared ambition to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...


You’re an expert with HVAC, plumbing, electrical and even building mechanicals... and if there’s
a maintenance problem with our building, you’ve got it covered! Your know-how and
commitment to excellence will ensure that Verizon’s building systems always operate at
maximum efficiency.


Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Starting, operating, repairing and maintaining various types of heating and air conditioning, plumbing, carpentry, locksmith, electrical and other building related systems equipment.

  • Performing major repairs and replacements of mechanical plant equipment.

  • Install, repair and calibrate various makes of pneumatic and/or electric controls required for the operation of equipment and the control of temperature and humidity.

  • Performing inspections and making repairs on equipment/systems as required by company practices and/or regulations/ordinances.

  • Reviewing and interpreting work order requests, operating instructions, diagrams, building plans and mechanical equipment drawings.

  • Climbing ladders, working aloft, and moving/lifting items generally not exceeding 100 lbs.

  • Working evenings, weekends, holidays and unscheduled shifts as determined by the needs of the business.

What we’re looking for...


You know HVAC and other building systems like the back of your hand, and are anxious to put your knowledge and skills to work for the Verizon Team. You like to be busy and well-organized to stay on top of things. You take pride in a job well done because you know better matters!

You’ll need to have:

  • Two (2) year Associate degree or equivalent certification from a technical or vocational school in ventilating, air conditioning, plumbing, electrical work and heating plant operations and maintenance.

  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in ventilating and air conditioning, plumbing, electrical work and heating plant operations and maintenance.

  • In accordance with local laws and ordinances, you must have and maintain a valid refrigeration license and must be able to pass, obtain and keep current a certificate of fitness for one or all of the following: oil burner, fire standpipe, sprinkler, and air compressor operations.

  • Universal Technician Certification as designated by EPA regulations-40 CFR Part 82 Subpart H.

  • Valid state driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record.

Test(s) Required

Building Maintenance Qualification Test, Verizon Job Fit Test B

Test Previews

Where you’ll be working

In this worksite-based role, you'll work onsite at a defined location(s).

Scheduled Weekly Hours

40

Equal Employment Opportunity

We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees’ differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.


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