AMMONIA REFRIGERATION TECHNICIAN Boston, Massachusetts
Job Ref: 37757
FISH MANUFACTURING COMPANY IN BOSTON MA ALSO NEEDS A DAY SHIFT AMMONIA REFRIGERATION MECHANIC WITH A CARO OR RETA CERT. THIS PAYS 35-42HR. HOURS ARE 7PM-3PM WITH SOME SATURDAYS.
Position: Refrigeration Technician / Mechanic
Reports To: Maintenance Supervisor
Position Summary: The ideal candidate will have experience with ammonia and working in an industrial facility, preferably a food manufacturing facility.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
- Executing PMs of plant equipment and repairs around a busy production schedule.
- Working with contractors such as electricians, refrigeration contractors, plumbers, etc.
- Working with an evolving maintenance team along with a maintenance supervisor.
- Working on capital projects from start to finish, such as purchasing new equipment, making upgrades, etc.
- Creating work orders, issue purchase orders, purchasing replacement parts, and performing general maintenance when necessary.
- Communicating with management and maintenance supervisor on plant issues and working to improve plant operations.
Qualification and Skills:
- The ability to troubleshoot and solve mechanical and electrical issues. Knowledge of refrigeration and particularly ammonia refrigeration is must.
- Understanding of blueprints, drawings, schematics, P&ID's.
- General mechanical knowledge, including knowledge of electricity, motors, gear ratios, valves, conveyors, pumps, VFD's, PLC's, control wiring, refrigeration, and hydraulics.
- Basic Computer skills: Outlook, Word, Excel, and preferably maintenance software such as MP2.
- Fluency in speaking, reading, and writing English. Bilingual in Spanish is preferred.
- Basic math skills.
- Must be able to take direction from management and maintenance supervisor
- Flexibility with hours, including being on call when needed.
- Reliable transportation.
- Willingness and ability to work in a cold/refrigerated environment.
The statements contained herein describe the scope of responsibility and essential functions of
this position but should not be an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned. Nothing in this job description restricts the
The company’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time unless restricted by law.
I have read this job description and fully understand the requirements set forth therein. I understand that this is to be used as a guide and that I will be responsible for performing other duties as assigned.