Plant Facilities

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

HVAC Technician Apply

This position is responsible for the upkeep of all HVAC/refrigeration and air handling systems consistent with the Medical Center’s strategies and objectives.  Included:  Assist the Plant Facilities Supervisor in meeting compliance with city, state, federal, NFPA and JCAHO regulations relating applicable codes.  Installation, troubleshoot, preventive maintenance, repair and service to all HVAC/refrigeration systems. Performs boiler watch, and helps other trades as needed/requested.  Responsible for completing assigned task within the PM program.  Performs other duties as assigned/requested.  Maintains excellent working relationships with other hospital departments. Supports and carries out the hospital policies and procedures.  Supports the Department Director, Supervisor, and department staff.


            High school diploma or equivalent preferred.


  1. Trade school with courses in A/C, refrigeration, electrical required.
  2. Experience in another health care facility desirable.
  3. Must have minimum of three years previous experience.
  4. Computer experience needed.
  5. PLC knowledge desirable.
  6. Knowledge of chillers desirable.


  1. SKILLS: 
  1. Must have good working knowledge of current city, state, federal, NFPA and JCAHO regulations relating applicable codes.
  2. Must read and interpret blueprints, schematics, manufacturer’s manuals, troubleshooting charts and procedures.
  3. Exhibits confidence in self and others.  Self-starter.
  4. Inspires respect and trust.
  5. Reacts well under pressure.
  6. Shows courage to take action.
  7. Motivates others to perform well.
  8. Communicates changes and progress.
  9. Completes projects on time and within budget.
  10. Uses time efficiently.
  11. Sets goals and objectives.
  12. Works in an organized manner.