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Refrigeration Technician - South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #11353
Job Location South Africa
Company Type FMCG
Job Role Refrigeration Technician
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary R90000 - R120000 per month

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 8
Residence Location South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality SA
Degree Mechanical / Electrical Engineering

Job Description

  • Job Status: Open

Looking for a highly skilled Refrigeration Technician to join the team at the Rustenburg Processing Plant. The Technician would report to the Plant Engineer. The successful candidate would need to have excellent technical knowledge, exceptional experience in Ammonia environments and the relevant qu

Installation, Maintenance and Repair Install, inspect and repair refrigeration equipment, systems and their components to ensure that equipment are in a safe working condition. Dismantle malfunctioning systems, analyze and test components, using electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic testing equipment Diagnose problems and/or failures in refrigeration systems to identify equipment and/or systems repair and replacement needs. Perform routine and preventive maintenance as needed and/or assigned to ensure the ongoing functioning of refrigeration systems. Test components using electrical, mechanical test equipment, charge and leak test the refrigerant charged systems. Perform pre-start up checks on equipment and adjust as necessary. Lay-out and install reference points for determining equipment location. Prepare documentation (e.g. records of refrigerants, paperwork, logs, time and materials, specifications, etc.) to provide written support in compliance with regulations and/or conveying information. Coordinate with Operations management, administration and other members of the maintenance team to complete projects/work orders efficiently. Inform the Plant Engineer regarding procedures and/or status of work orders to provide information for decision making, taking appropriate action and/or complying with health and safety regulations. Assist other maintenance personnel when required Maintain tools and/or equipment to ensure the availability of equipment in safe operating condition. Respond to emergency situations during or after hours to resolve immediate safety concerns. Implementation of Safety Health Environment, Risk and Quality (SHEQ) Implement and comply with health and safety procedures. Ensure that documentation required within the Total Integrated Management System (TIMS), is applied consistently within scope of function. Stock Control Complete a spares requisition once spares have been drawn from stores in order to have the buyer procure and replenish stock. Assistant Guidance Guide, train and coordinate the functions of the technical assistant. Effective Teamwork and Self-Management Take ownership and accountability for tasks and activities and demonstrate effective self-management in terms of planning and prioritizing and self-development. Follow through to ensure that quality and productivity standards of work are consistently and accurately maintained. Inform relevant parties in the event of tasks or deadlines not met, the potential risks thereof and provide appropriate resolution. Manage colleagues and employees’ expectations and communicate appropriately. Demonstrate willingness to help others and “go the extra mile” to meet team targets and objectives.

Key Skills
Minimum of 8 years’ trade experience in a similar environment of which least 5 years' in a management category Excellent understanding of mechanical, refrigeration and electrical engineering.

  • Job Role: Refrigeration Technician
  • Industry: Retail / Wholesale / FMCG
  • Salary: R90000 - R120000 per month

Required Skills

8 Years of Experience
Grade 12 Completed refrigeration technician trade Working knowledge of Ms Office Valid Code EB drivers’ license Authorized refrigeration practitioner Cat B Ammonia 3 years’ experience in the repair and maintenance of industrial refrigeration equipment

Additional Requirements

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