Refrigeration Technician

Our client, one of the world’s leading logistic providers is seeking to recruit Refrigeration Technician.
 
Job Ref: RT-2017
Recruiter: Stratostaff East Africa 
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Available: Immediately
 
Category: Experienced
Offer: Neg.

 

Role Summary: The Refrigeration Technician is expected to complete various tasks pertaining to the operation of refrigeration systems, air conditioners and cold room systems as instructed by the supervisor in-charge.

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Diploma in Refrigeration Systems
  • 3-5 years relevant experience
  • Able to understand the operations of commercial and residential refrigeration systems
  • Diagnosing malfunctions and defects in equipment
  • Ability to read blueprints and electrical and electronic schematics
  • Able to grasp electrical and plumbing concepts
  • Experience in operating tools, gauges and other testing equipment for refrigeration systems
Job Specifications

1. Install New Refrigeration Systems

 
Refrigeration Technicians are typically responsible for installing climate-control systems, and some specialize only in this area. 
They need to be knowledgeable about all components of these systems, read blueprints and schematics, understand compliance standards, know local building codes and apply welding and soldering techniques as required.

2. Repair and Upgrade Refrigeration Systems
 

A primary responsibility of a Refrigeration Technician is to diagnose problems and make repairs to existing equipment. 
Refrigeration Technicians apply troubleshooting methods, replace parts and run tests to ensure the systems is working properly following repairs. 
They also upgrade systems to satisfy new regulations or meet new standards.

3. Maintain Existing Refrigeration Systems

 
Performing preventative maintenance on refrigeration systems is another primary duty of a Refrigeration Technician. 
This entails following a checklist of parts and operations that need to be tested during a routine inspection of existing equipment, such as compressors, condensers, electrical connections and motor operations.

Competencies
  • Be flexible and open minded;
  • Result oriented;
  • Critical thinker;
  • Analytical skills;
  • Tenacious;
  • Problem solver.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
How to Apply

If you are qualified and up to the challenge send your Resume and Cover Letter to [email protected] by10th December 2017.
Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.
 
Stratostaff is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Source – NewKenyanJobs.com

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