Refrigeration Mechanic


Grace Staffing


11 Mar 2019

Reference Number



Undisclosed cost to company



- Matric
- Refrigeration Qualification / Electrician Qualification
- At least four years work Experience
- Strong personality and management skill
- Ability to work under pressure
- Experience with refrigeration gasses would be advantageous
- Experience on electrical fault finding and PLC's beneficial

Main job function:

- Install new refrigeration systems
- Repair and upgrade refrigeration systems
- Maintain existing refrigeration systems
- Establishing job requirements from drawings and specifications, and laying out installation reference points
- drilling holes, installing mounting brackets and cutting, bending and threading piping
- installing and repairing components such as compressors, motors, condensers, evaporators, switches and gauges, and copper lines for steam, gas, refrigerant, compressed air, oil and chilled water
- bolting, soldering, riveting, welding and brazing pipes to connect equipment, and checking alignment and accuracy of fit
- filling systems with gas or fluid to check for leaks
- test-operating refrigeration systems, checking mechanisms and making adjustments
- removing test gas and fluid using vacuum pumps, and filling with refrigerant
- checking and overhauling refrigeration systems, diagnosing faults and repairing and replacing defective components
- adjusting system controls and mechanisms and reassembling systems
- recording causes of malfunctioning and action taken

Contract Type:

Permanent, Permanent/Contract


Western Cape
South Africa