Ammonia Refrigeration Service Technician

  (#10113) - Missouri
Industry: Design and Construction

Responsible for refrigeration repair and maintenance support to industrial accounts in the food and beverage, refrigerated storage, pharmaceutical, and gas processing industries.

Description:

Field Service Technician - St. Joseph, MO

Service Technician Duties:

Responsible for refrigeration repair and maintenance support to industrial accounts in the food and beverage, refrigerated storage, pharmaceutical, and gas processing industries.
Perform routine and emergency service on the ammonia and Freon refrigeration equipment commonly found in industrial applications.
This includes working knowledge of screw and reciprocal compressors, electrical troubleshooting all common types of ammonia central systems, and control/alarm systems.
Demonstrate and understanding and adherence to all worker safety policies, procedures and governing requirements.
Ability to work unsupervised or with limited instruction.
Maintain and manage truck inventory and/or job tool boxes in an accurate, neat and orderly manner as well as adhere to vehicle maintenance program guidelines (if applicable)

Service Technicians will on a daily basis perform routine maintenance on many various types of refrigeration systems and components to include the following:

Basic maintenance to compressor packages.  Oil and filter changes, microprocessor calibrations, shaft seal replacements as well as removal and replacement of compressor from package
Condenser maintenance; cleaning of condensers, rebuilding of condenser pumps, rebuilding of condenser fan and drive sections
Evaporators maintenance: cleaning of evaporator, maintenance and rebuilding of control groups (valves) and setting of superheats
Liquid pumps repair and maintenance
Troubleshoot electrical problems within the control system and facilitate repairs
Perform dial indicator alignments as well as laser alignments
Perform vibration analysis data gathering from the compressor and motor
Complete daily report within the service program
Perform equipment start-ups
Perform equipment and system pump downs and evacuations

Job Requirements and Skill Sets:

5 years working in Ammonia refrigeration
Preferred 3+ years working as a service technician
Valid Driver’s License and safe driving record
Physically able to climb ladders, work at high elevations and lift objects up to fifty (50) pounds
Must be able to pass physical examination and Respirator Fit testing
Excellent verbal and written communications skills-computer literacy required
Available to travel occasionally
Availability to be on call nights and or weekends as required
Understands how to breakdown liquid pumps
Able to troubleshoot electrical systems
Can align motors/shaft with dial indicators and or use of laser alignment tools
Has performed vibration Analysis data collection
Can pump down an ammonia system
Can perform startup of an ammonia system
RETA CARO and CIRO Certifications a plus

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