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Environmental Systems Mechanics

Iowa City, IA

Job Information:

Building & Landscape Services - Maintenance

The University of Iowa department of Facilities Management, Building & Landscape Services is seeking highly motivated HVAC professionals for multiple Environmental Systems Mechanic (ESM) openings. Under general supervision, performs skilled work in the area of installation, repair, alteration, replacement and maintenance of components of environmental systems such as refrigeration, temperature control, and support systems equipment.

For a detailed description of duties for each classification in the Environmental Systems Mechanic job family, please visit:


ESM I is $39,894.40/year based on minimum requirements

ESM II is $43,576.00/year based on minimum requirements

Higher starting pay rate may be requested based on exceptional qualifications.


Generous benefits package, including 12 days paid vacation per year to start and paid sick leave. Complete information regarding the full benefits package may be viewed at .

Minimum Eligibility Requirements

Four years of experience in temperature control, refrigeration or air conditioning work, including apprenticeship. Criminal background check will also be required for successful candidates.

Work hours are 8am-4:30pm, M-F.  For additional information on required qualifications and to apply for these positions, please go to and complete an online merit application.

Questions, please contact: University of Iowa Employment Services, 319-335-2656 General Line; 800-272-6400 Iowa Toll Free.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Application Instructions:

To apply for these positions, please go to and complete an online merit application.

Posted 12/01/17

Job ID: 31207075