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Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic

  • Job reference: AE-000319
  • Sector: Energy, Environment, Nuclear
  • Location: Oak Ridge
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

Atkins Nuclear Solutions US is currently seeking a Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic to join the nuclear team in Oak Ridge, TN.


Ability to use standard tools of the trade for HVAC mechanics including pressure gauges, evacuation pumps.

Ability to operate and maintain a chiller water system and other industrial HVAC equipment as needed.

Installs/removes HVAC equipment according to layout plans, blueprints and other documents.

Ability to align motors, sheaves, and belts on HVAC equipment.

Use of hoists, lift trucks, hand tools and power tools.

Perform other duties as assigned.


Minimum of 5 years of industrial HVAC work, of which 1 year is on a nuclear project

Must be eligible to obtain a Federal background investigation and meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter


Able to read and understand piping and HVAC drawings

Strong at Problem Solving and Troubleshooting

Holds an EPA section 608 certification and Universal HVAC

Capability to perform self-directed skill of the craft work

Due to current law, and in conjunction with the advertised position’s scope of work, candidates that are Non-US citizens are required to be submitted for further approval to the NNSA before being considered for hiring purposes. In addition, any candidates with dual citizenship in the US and another country must undergo further review for approval by the NNSA. Proof of citizenship will be requested upon receipt of application/resume.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

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