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Company: ACCO Engineered Systems
Location: Costa Mesa
Posted on: May 24, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description

General Job Description:

This position is directly responsible for leading a group of service technicians in this specific geographic area. This position is the technical backup for both the route mechanic and Service Sales Personnel on accounts in this geographic area. On repair, replacement, or installation jobs performed by Service Department personnel, this individual acts a job Foreman and is responsible for completing the work on time and protecting the Company's financial interest. This position is responsible for monitoring jobsite conditions to assure that safe working procedures are always employed.

Supervises: Journeymen, Apprentices, and Trainees.

Position Requirements (Skills, Work Experience, Education, Certifications, Licenses, etc.):

  • High school diploma, Certificate of G.E.D, or certificate of completion in an apprenticeship program in HVAC & refrigeration, or similar trade or technical program completion.
  • 7+ years of experience in HVAC-R mechanical service and repair.
  • 2+ years of Journeyman experience with HVAC-R mechanical service and repair.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong technical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong track record of successfully interacting with customers.
  • Ability to utilize a personal computer.
  • Ability to lift and carry materials ranging from 11-25 lbs. up to 33% of the time.
  • Valid (non-commercial) driver's license with MVR that meets ACCO's risk insurance standards.

    Essential Duties & Responsibilities

    • Requires 2 to 6 technicians as direct reports
    • Answer technical questions from field technicians and Service Sales personnel
    • Balance work loads in the area's routes to keep appropriate skill levels on jobs as needed
    • Counsel technicians when either Customer relations issues arise or internal Company procedures have not been followed
    • Assist Dispatch in meeting the Company's response time promise to customers
    • Assists with job scheduling for service calls, maintenance, and repairs.
    • Executes QA/QC protocol.
    • Responsible for assuring technicians are following safety protocol.
    • Communicates project expectations, requirements and due dates with field technicians.
    • Coordinates and communicates effectively with different departments within ACCO.
    • Keeps the Area Supervisor informed on the day's activities and events.
    • Adhere to and promote ACCO company policies and procedures.
    • Instill a culture of accountability, integrity, ethics, and respect within the department
    • Other tasks and duties as assigned by supervisor and/or upper management.

      ACCO Competencies:

      • Proactivity / Initiative: Recognizes what needs to be done and accomplishes it in a manner appropriate for one's level/position and with minimal supervision.
      • Perseverance: Shows the wherewithal to fight for difficult goals despite challenges and to bounce back from adversity.
      • Insight: The ability to gather and make sense of information that suggests new possibilities.
      • Engagement: Shows a knack for using emotion and logic to communicate a persuasive vision and connect with people.
      • Teamwork: The ability to effectively work toward common goals with others by supporting, encouraging, and sharing information in an authentic and approachable manner.
      • Big Picture: Understands and contributes to organizations' short- and long-term business strategy. On a personal level has independently developed a vision for short- and long-term career success.
      • Motivation / Dedication: Commits to excellence in pursuing unselfish goals. Initiates action with collective goals takes responsibility, and shows personal humility.
      • Technical Curiosity / Willingness to Learn: Interest in seeking out new experiences, knowledge, and candid feed, back; demonstrating an openness to learning and change.
      • Problem-Solver: Ability to identify, analyze, and solve a problem in support of personal, group, department, or organizational objectives.
        Additional Competencies Areas Needed:
        • Numeric and Verbal Reasoning Skills
        • Persuading & Influencing
        • Adaptability & Flexibility
        • Commercial/Business Acumen
        • Analyzing & Interpreting

          Physical Requirements:

          (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
          • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, use hands to operate equipment (i.e. tools, computer, keyboard and cell phone, talk and hear).
          • The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms above shoulder height to access equipment. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl (for purposes of accessing equipment in need of repair).
          • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision.
          • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
          • Ability to climb up and down ladders as needed.
          • Regular and routine attendance.
            Hours: Typical hours are Monday to Friday, between the hours of 7:00 am to 4:30 pm, overtime as needed.

            Travel: 0 -5% of the time to and from the primary office to regional branch offices.


            This position is for signatory employees and wages will be in alignment with the current Collective Bargaining Agreements.


            About Us

            Why join ACCO? ACCO Engineered Systems is one of the largest mechanical contractors in the country. Since 1934, owners and builders have selected ACCO to design, install, and maintain more than 250,000 mechanical projects. ACCO is dedicated to the design, fabrication, installation, maintenance and service of commercial and industrial HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, process piping, and building automation systems. Whether your project is a low or high-rise office building, a shopping mall, hospital, semi-conductor fabrication facility or pharmaceutical manufacturing plant...ACCO can design, build, install, and maintain a mechanical system to meet your needs.

            Here at ACCO, we are a part of something bigger. Just ask our customers: California Academy of Sciences, L.A. Live, and San Francisco 49ers Stadium. While we have been around for 80+ years, we continue to grow at a dynamic pace. And we are looking for talented individuals to join our team.

            What's great about working at ACCO is that we're a big enough company to be the leader in HVAC mechanical contracting in California and the Southwest U.S., but as a 100% employee-owned ESOP, we're a private company with a family-oriented feel. Several of our employees have worked at ACCO for twenty-five, thirty, and even over forty years! Together, the employees of ACCO are comprised of intelligent, dedicated, and entrepreneurial team members who put customers first and enjoy what they do.


            We proudly hire U.S. Military Veterans, and those qualified are encouraged to apply.

            Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. - Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

            ACCO will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment.

Keywords: ACCO Engineered Systems, Costa Mesa , Foreperson, Professions , Costa Mesa, California

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