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Maintenance Technician

Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania, 18657, United States
June 13, 2012
Contact Info:

John Mark Tirpak
* ***** ****
Tunkhannock, PA **657
Mobile: (570)***-**** Home: (570)***-****

Objective: Seeking a position with a reputable and team oriented corporation in need
of a dependable, dedicated employee with technical, troubleshooting
experience and excellent work ethic.

Work Experience:

Johnson Controls
June 2011 Field Technician Geisinger Medical Team
Field Work:
Installation and service of digital H.V.A.C control systems, including service
and replacement of electronic actuators and sensors. Maintain a close relationship with
Facility director and maintenance team. Commissioning of new and existing controls for
AHU, fan coil, VAV boxes etc. Use software troubleshooting programs to find and resolve
issues and problems. Work along with third party air balancing contractors
to ensure proper system air balancing. Build and install software programs. Troubleshoot
computer networks, install hardware such as switches, patch cables and other hardware.
Upgrade and install computer software to latest versions.

Office Work:
Serve as a liaison between third party contractors and vendors. Build job submittals,
Drawings, programs and specification and coordinate with team leaders. Provide
support to various phases of construction. Monitor project timelines to ensure project
deadlines are met. Present project solutions and upgrades to Geisinger’s business and
Facility director.

Northeast Building Controls
May 2010- Sales Engineer and Field Technician
June 2011
Field Work:
Set up and installation of computer work stations and networking components
to insure proper communication between building network and digital HVAC controls.
Installation and service of digital H.V.A.C controls including, electronic controllers,
sensors, actuators, motorized dampers and other related equipment.
commissioning of H.V.A.C and control equipment. Troubleshoot digital and standalone
control systems. Serve as a liaison between the company and building owner, facility
personnel, engineers, architects, and/or other contractors to discuss the importance of
energy management and what benefits a building management system
could provide them and offer corrective action and solutions to existing problems.
Preventive maintenance and installation of fire and safety, CCTV and card access

Office Work:
Troubleshoot H.V.A.C control problems by use of remote access. Develop and
write Sales proposals using Microsoft Office and provide documents
to existing and hopeful clients. Estimate H.V.A.C control, fire and safety
CCTV and card access projects by assessing plans and specifications. Coordinate
Sales meetings with Electrical/Mechanical Engineers for product presentations.

Wilkes University
Feb 2007- Facilities Maintenance Team Technician 3
May 2010
Service and maintenance of all industrial H.V.A.C&R equipment
on University Campus.(chillers,boilers,VAV systems, pneumatic systems
with compressed air, potable water and drain applications.)
Other duties include: Operation of energy management system for
troubleshooting and energy setbacks, safety inspection and certification
of laboratory fume hoods, maintain 100 gallon R.O water system,
choreograph P.M maintenance schedule, inventory control, mechanical
room inspections and insure team safety and safe working environments.

Northeast Building Controls
May 2006- Digital Controls Technician
Feb 2007 Service and preventive maintenance, of commercial and industrial
HVAC systems, including installation and troubleshooting of various
digital control systems (Metasys,BACnet,Invensys). Installation of
Computer work stations, HVAC programs and graphics.
Preventive maintenance, of customer and client’s Automated Temperature
controls Systems. Maintain good customer and client standing by
completing the projects professionally and in a timely manner.

Techniglas Inc.
Sep 1991- Maintenance and production technician
Aug 2004 Operation and maintenance, of glass polishing/finishing machines.
Including safety, troubleshooting and preventive maintenance of
electrical, pneumatic, mechanical and computerized components of
automated equipment. Other duties include: Maintain constant
communication with quality control operation team and team supervisor
to maximize safety and product quality.


Graduated Luzerne County Community College
May 2006 HVAC&R/Building Maintenance Technology
• Advanced plumbing and heating
• Air conditioning and controls
• Electricity and electronics
• Computer information systems

August 2008- Wilkes University
April 2010 Mechanical Engineering
• Advanced mathematics
• Cad/Pro Engineering graphics
• Fluid mechanics and design

Continuing Keystone College
Education Computer Information Systems & Electronics
• Web programming
• Networking

References available upon request