Job Description

GCU is hiring a Kitchen Refrigeration Technician!

Primary Responsibilities /Accountabilities/ Essential Functions:

  • Troubleshoot various kitchen equipment: Including, ice machines, mid and low temp walk-ins, open air display cases, reach-ins, 3 door make tables.
  • Install, service, repair, maintain, operate, and adjust all types of industrial, commercial mechanical refrigeration, ventilation, and ventilating equipment, food service equipment and air dryers.
  • Conduct necessary tests, including standard industry approved trouble shooting methods to determine malfunctions and/or causes of breakdowns of all assigned equipment; remove, repair, or replace faulty parts, subassemblies, and major components; retest equipment with repaired or replaced components and make required adjustments and/or corrections to restore complete/proper operation.
  • Recommend and/or order necessary parts and supplies for installation, service, repair, and maintenance of all assigned equipment.
  • Perform general maintenance tasks as needed.
  • Observe safety and security procedures; determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; reports potentially unsafe conditions; uses equipment and materials properly.
  • Attend classes and seminars (classroom or online) to update skills.
  • Work Schedule requires to be available on a rotational basis with other technicians to respond to emergency situations on a twenty-four-hour, seven-day, basis.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Experience/ Education

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the HVAC/R Field
  • E.P.A. Universal Certification required
  • Technical school graduation or equivalent apprenticeship in refrigeration units all types and sizes.
  • Work experience must involve all levels of refrigeration, ice machines, walk-ins, cold wells.
  • Ability to read, comprehend and follow refrigeration and electrical blueprints and schematics.
  • Thorough knowledge of heating, ventilation, commercial kitchen equipment and refrigeration equipment and electronic, electric, and pneumatic control systems, as applicable to trade specialty.
  • Ability to effectively troubleshoot (sometimes without schematics for installed equipment) and resolve.
  • Thorough knowledge of materials, methods, and hazards of the refrigeration trade with proficiency in the use of related tools.
  • Ability to perform delicate and intricate repairs.
  • Ability to climb ladders and work in high places and confined spaces.
  • Sufficient strength and physical dexterity to perform the duties and responsibilities of this job including heavy lifting.
  • Ability to wear and use personal protective equipment, as needed (including respirator, subject to pulmonary test.)
  • Available for on-call and rotating schedule.
  • Must have valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
  • Must pass background investigation.


Application Instructions

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