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Mechanic - Refrigeration/Air Conditioning

Competition #:833417

Job Title:Mechanic - Refrigeration/Air Conditioning

Department:Engineering & Plant Services

Job Category:Engineering

New Work Type:Full-Time Permanent

Positions Available:2

Union Affiliation:SEIU1

Posted Date:07/11/18

Closing date:23/11/18

Salary Range:$25.65 - $30.20 per hour

FTE Assignment (Cas=0.000001):1.0


  • Performs and troubleshoots repairs to the following: refrigeration, heat pumps, split units and condensers, roof top units, freezers, ice machines, fan coil units
  • Performs routine preventative maintenance on the above
  • Coordinates external service requirements
  • Liaises with the departments to identify Engineering services required
  • Responsible for applicable code and proper documentation of the above


  • Community college diploma or certification in refrigeration and/or equivalent experience working with complex equipment
  • Experience working within a clinical/health care environment and/or commercial, institutional or industrial
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the maintenance/ refrigeration field
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and the ability to handle complex situations
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to work independently in a safe and courteous manner
  • HVAC License/Refrigeration Ticket – all one 313A – Refrigeration Mechanic
  • Gas Ticket/Refrigeration Handling – Ozone Depletion Care
  • Gas Ticket/Natural Gas G2, preferred