Lockheed Martin Mechanic / HVAC Specialist in Cape Canaveral, Florida

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The Payload Launch Sites Support Services (PLSSS) Program within SSC provides all launch processing support functions for Office of Space Launch (OSL). One of the program’s two primary operating locations is Cape Canaveral AFS, FL. Key elements of the PLSSS program scope include satellite launch processing, satellite transport operations, satellite propellant loading operations, and satellite processing facilities O&M, clean room operations, and safety and environmental services.

The Mechanic / HVAC Specialist installs, services, modifies, rebuilds, and repairs air-conditioning and refrigeration systems and equipment in an industrial or commercial establishment in accordance with applicable building codes and safety regulations. Tasks range from periodic inspection to locate and determine cause of equipment malfunctions to conducting maintenance programs to prevent failure of such equipment as centrifugal compressors, electrical controls, evaporative condensers, pumps, fans, and heating equipment. Charges air-conditioning systems with refrigerant; checks and tests for leaks; sets and adjusts controls and regulators; fabricates, assembles, and installs ductwork; overhauls equipment. May service, modify, and maintain centralized HAC computer systems and make program corrections. May be required to install and maintain high-technology clean room environments.

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Occasional odd shifts, travel and overtime may be required.

Basic Qualifications Must have a high school diploma or GED. Must have 1 year of HVAC and electrical experience. Must have a Universal Refrigerant License. Must be able to climb ladders and work at heights. Able to lift heavy objects (Up to 50 lbs). Must be a United States citizen. Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI security clearance. Must be able to work occasional odd shifts, travel and overtime.

Desired skills Active TS/SCI security clearance. EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification. Building automation electronic controls. Commercial chiller experience.

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Job Location(s): Cape Canaveral Florida