Refrigeration Technician

Employer
Location
Akron, OH, United States
Posted
Dec 23, 2016
Closes
May 01, 2017
Ref
16002629
Contract Type
Full Time

POSITION SUMMARY
- Responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of ammonia refrigeration and HVAC utility equipment/systems.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

 

  • Starts systems and observes operation.
  • Read gauges and instruments and adjust mechanisms to control level of fluid, pressure and temperature in system.
  • Maintain proper functioning of refrigeration systems.
  • Use knowledge of water chemistry to maintain and service equipment.
  • Maintain monitoring of public utilities used by the building.
  • Respond to emergency calls regarding refrigeration on production floor.
  • Ensure continued production operation as it relates to refrigeration equipment.
  • Dismantle malfunctioning system and test components using electrical mechanical and pneumatic testing equipment.
  • Other duties assigned.

· Manufacturing experience preferred.

· Associate must have at least 3 years of experience in the operation, repair and maintenance of refrigeration and HVAC and utility equipment/systems.

· Must be experienced in ammonia refrigeration and electrical controls.

· EPA refrigerant recovery certification

· HAZMAT training certification preferred.

· Must have legible handwriting with attention to detail.

· Must be able to climb stairs and stand for long periods of time.

· Detect and understand warning lights, buzzers, alarms or instruments indicating hazardous conditions or circumstances which may cause equipment or product loss and physical harm.

· Must observe good manufacturing practices (GMPs)

· Must follow safety rules and procedures.

· Must be able to work at least 40 hours per week on an assigned shift with some daily overtime and weekend overtime.

· High school diploma or GED preferred.