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Pipefitter (Refrigeration Mechanic)
Class Code: 3309
Occupational Area: Skilled Trades
Work Area Crafts and Trades Services
Probationary Period: 6 months
Last Action: Revised
Spec. Effective Date: 4/1/2013
Exam Effective Date: 4/1/2013
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Examination Details
Exam Format: Electronic Examination (E-Test)
Exam Component(s): 55 Multiple-Choice Questions
chosen randomly from the following categories:
  • PRM: Absorber Chiller
  • PRM: CFC
  • PRM: CFC Recovery
  • PRM: Electrical Service
  • PRM: Fitter
  • PRM: General Knowledge
  • PRM: General Science
  • PRM: Hydronics
  • PRM: Math and Measurement
  • PRM: Refrigeration
  • PRM: Rigging
  • PRM: Safety
  • PRM: Steam Systems
  • PRM: Welding
Time Limit: 2 hours
Typing Test: No, a Typing Test is not required for this classification.
Credentials Assessment:
A Credential Assessment is a rating by the Human Resources Office of an applicant's/employee's Education, Experience and Special Credentials/qualification (licenses, etc.). In order to determine an appropriate rating for each examination, a review of a résumé, cover letter, university/agency official employment application, college transcript, copies of license/certification and any other relevant material may be required.

Salary Range Data

The State Universities Civil Service System Office, on behalf of the Merit Board, approves salary rates and ranges for each authorized classification in use by Employers. Employers request Merit Board approval to establish, revise, correct, or delete pay rates or ranges through the Salary Data System, a web-based electronic approval process. All approved rates and ranges are compiled into a monthly report available in PDF format on the Salary Range Report page. This report is updated on the 15th (approximately) of each month. Listed below are actual, real-time, active pay ranges contained in the Salary Data System.

RateUniv/AgMinimumMidpointMaximumEff Date
NEIU Eastern Illinois University$37.68$37.68$37.686/1/2012
NISU Illinois State University$39.65$39.65$39.6511/1/2013
PNIU Northern Illinois University$41.20$41.20$41.206/1/2012
PSIUCSouthern Illinois University Carbondale$42.28$42.28$42.281/1/2014
PSIU-E Southern Illinois University Edwardsville$38.46$38.46$38.461/1/2014
PUIC University of Illinois (Chicago)$44.05$44.05$44.056/1/2011
PUIUCUniversity of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)$38.14$38.14$38.146/1/2013
PWIU Western Illinois University$37.40$37.40$37.405/1/2013

Last Updated: 9/20/2014   

E=Established  N=Negotiated  P=Prevailing  R=Open Range

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