Refrigeration Technician

Africa Personnel Services - windhoek, namibia

10 days ago

Description

  • Maintenance and troubleshooting of ammonia refrigeration compressors, condensers, pumps, vessels / recirculators, purgers, evaporators / RMAUs, heat exchangers, and control valves / isolation valves while using the Original Equipment Manufacturers guidelines
  • Performs routine inspections and preventive maintenance on refrigeration systems, vacuum cooling system, compressors, valves, pumps and various other mechanical devices
  • Completes all required paperwork including but not limited to refrigeration management change forms, daily inspection and PM logs, emergency repair reports and ammonia leak incident details
  • Diagnoses problems and/or failures in refrigeration systems for the purpose of identifying equipment and/or systems repair and replacement needs
  • Responds to emergency calls regarding refrigeration on production floor
  • Assists with the installation of refrigeration equipment and systems
  • Interpret electrical/electronic and refrigeration system engineering drawings and prepare sketches of circuits/circuit diagram modifications
  • Mechanical, technical, and operational, support to all refrigeration pneumatics, hydraulics and boilers
  • Install, maintain and repair computerized electronic pneumatic and digital direct control devices related to the ammonia refrigeration system
  • Must be skilled in the use of electrical measuring instruments and computers
  • Submit reports as required by supervisor
  • Must be able to lift the safety regulation maximum
  • Knowledge of ALL principles and processes involved in supporting refrigerant functions
  • Used to work environments that move quickly
  • Must be able to pass pulmonary breathing test
  • Understands steam principles and facility steam systems with the ability to troubleshoot pumps, valves, piping, and water treatment
  • Checks temperatures, pressures, chemical levels, valves, gauges adds chemicals if necessary
  • Checks inventory of needed parts and submits parts requisitions as needed
  • Performs preventative maintenance (PM) on equipment and obtain parts as needed
  • Completes paperwork temperature, pressure, oil levels, chemical levels
  • Prepare equipment for installation following CCBCC set up procedures including Inspection/setup of electrical system, lower cabinet, upper cabinet and inner door
  • Service equipment to the standard set by the company and manufacturer
  • Ensure equipment is functioning accurately
  • Housekeeping, , order replacement parts, is accountable for inventory security and accuracy, maintain a safe, clean and neat work areas
  • Keep skills updated to procedures and technology needed to complete tasks

Requirements

  • Three (3) years Technical industrial Diploma after Secondary school / Upper intermediate Diploma two years after high School associated engineer specialized in HVAC&R
  • Amonia Certificate Required
  • Ten (10) or more years hand-on industrial Ammonia Refrigeration experience
  • Process Safety Management (PSM) knowledge
  • Experience in commercial/industrial maintenance and repair
  • Will be required to work scheduled and unscheduled overtime including call-outs
  • EPA Type II or Universal
  • Programming of PLC
  • Must have mechanical background on compressors

Closing date: 16 May 2022