AECOM A/C Mechanic in Kennedy Space Center, Florida

United States of America - Florida, Kennedy Space Center

Job Summary

AECOM at Kennedy Space Center, Florida is in search of a A/C Mechanic for the ISC Contract.


Independently maintain, modify, troubleshoot, repair, adjust, calibrate, validate, certify, test and operate domestic and industrial year round air conditioning and heating units. Remove and replace compressors, condensing units, water pumps, fans and other system components. Maintain all internal electrical circuitry. Replenish lubricants and refrigerants. Connect vacuum and pressure gauges, electro/mechanical controls and other accessories. Test units and adjust all components to specifications. Perform any work assigned to the employees in the classification. Perform work in other classifications when incidental but necessary to accomplish work assignment.

Performs duties in compliance with Federal, State, local, NASA and Air Force laws and regulations and requirements and KSC/CCAFS energy management conservation regulations, collective bargaining agreements, security, safety, hurricane and other specialized programs or contractual requirements relating to the business of the section, working within the limits of established policy.


  1. Work from verbal information, blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematics and applicable national, state and municipal specifications, codes and ordinances.

  2. Read and make control adjustments using such typical testing equipment as freon leak tester, thermometer (wet and dry bulbs) sling and motorized psychrometer, monometer, velometer, hydrometer, humidistat, etc.

  3. Perform minor insulation with prefabricated mineral insulating material, bindings, plastic, cement, etc. as required.

  4. May operate gas welding equipment to perform cutting, burning and soldering as necessary to accomplish work assignments.

  5. Maintain logs, records, charts, etc., as required.

  6. Must possess a valid Florida Driver’s License.

  7. Must maintain security clearance, area permit(s), licenses, certifications, etc. required for performance of assigned tasks.

  8. Performs other related and/or associated duties as required.

  9. This classification may include managing hazardous materials or other environmental responsibilities.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

Generally, a typical office environment with no unusual hazards, constant sitting while using the computer terminal, constant use of sight abilities while reviewing documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, constant mental alertness, must possess planning/organizing skills, and must be able to work under deadlines. Some outside work may be required where machinery and tools are used and lifting up to 50 pounds.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Minimum Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent with specialist HVAC training from a vocational, community college or

accredited institution. Five years experience in the commercial or industrial HVAC field.


Preferred Qualifications

Universal EPA Certification for Refrigerant Handling preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197465BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.