Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Seattle


Boeing is seeking several Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technicians to join their diverse team! This is a union represented position.

Responsibilities Include:

- Lay out, construct, install and rebuild refrigeration and year-round air conditioning equipment for plant facilities.
- Perform work described in other maintenance classifications when incidental but necessary to the accomplishment of the assignment.
- Work from engineered drawings, sketches, verbal instructions, handbooks, etc., to accomplish required work.
- Read and interpret facilities/mechanical drawings, wiring diagrams, and/or schematics.
- Be capable of visualizing three-dimensional shapes from a two-dimensional views and understanding symbols, flag notes, and general notes.
- Read and make control adjustments using such typical testing equipment as Freon leak tester, thermometer (wet and dry bulbs), sling psychrometer, monometer, velometer, hydrometer, humidistat, etc.
- Install and adjust valve controls and perform electrical wiring and installation of special electronic controls used for regulating and controlling refrigeration and air conditioning equipment.
- Repair, maintain, trouble shoot and adjust all existing types of refrigeration and air conditioning equipment (production and building).
- Maintain necessary temperature and service records.
- Maintain required government and Boeing required EPA Universal Refrigerant Technician Certification, Lock out/Tag out equipment and related systems, as required.
- Observe and evaluate system operation using the on-line Energy Management Control System (EMCS), and visually inspect equipment, power source, wiring, plumbing, electronic components and systems for defects or maintenance problems.

The following Physical Demands described here are typical of those that may be encountered in this job; Climbing/balancing (stairs, ladders, poles, scaffolding, inclined surfaces), handling (holding, grasping), rotation of head/neck, standing, and walking for long periods of time.

At Boeing, we are all innovators on a mission to connect, protect, explore and inspire. From the sea bed to outer space, you’ll learn and grow, contributing to work that shapes the world. Find your future with us.

Export Control:

The position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility

Required Qualifications:
•Possess a card from a certifying organization approved by the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency), that shows you to be certified as a Universal technician as required by 40 CFR (Code or Federal Regulations) part 82, Subpart.
•Experience in the heating, ventilation and air conditioning field.
•Experience in heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) field performing trouble shooting, maintaining & repairing equipment
This is an hourly position governed by the IAM Collective Bargaining agreement. This position requires an individual when working at heights to utilize fall protection equipment that has weight limitations. High school graduate or GED preferred. Required EPA Universal Refrigerant Technician Certification, Lock out/Tag out equipment and related systems.

Variable Shift:

Must be willing to work variable shifts, including weekends and overtime. Some positions may also be rotating shifts

All information provided will be checked and may be verified.

Please apply ASAP for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.


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About the company

As we enter our second century, Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.