Job Description

Field Service Technician  (#7671) - Los Angeles, CA
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 - Greater Los Angeles Area (Southern California)

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

  • 3 years working in Ammonia refrigeration
  •  Preferred 2 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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