Ammonia Refrigeration Systems Maintenance Tech

Acara Solutions is looking for an Ammonia Refrigeration Systems Technician.
This position involves troubleshooting and repairing all components of industrial ammonia refrigeration systems and equipment. Our ideal service technician will have experience with screw and reciprocating compressors, evaporators, condensers, valves, motors, pumps, and associated control/alarm systems.

Duties include:

  • Perform PM maintenance and repairs as directed by the direct Supervisor on compressors, condensers, evaporators, pumps, vessels, valves, purgers, and other machinery included in the ammonia refrigeration equipment.

  • Replacement of defective mechanical and manual valves

  • Control the equipment set points to accommodate the needs of our customers and maintain the integrity of their product.

  • Maintain control of the water treatment system and associated chemicals

  • Replace defective fan motors

  • Remove ice buildup from evaporator drain pans, investigate the cause and correct the problem

  • Work in motor room, freezer, and blast cell areas

  • Drain oil from ammonia system

  • Fill out daily reports as directed by the direct Supervisor

  • Remove and reinstall ammonia compressors

  • Perform motor alignments by use of dial caliper indicators

  • Compressor and pump shaft seal replacements

  • Perform oil and ammonia sampling for analysis on a regular schedule

  • Work directly with all refrigeration contractors, electricians, and pipe fitters when they are working on the
    ammonia refrigeration system to ensure that they are following all of the company safety policies and meeting work standards.

  • Inspect ammonia detection system

  • Ensure that all ammonia system safeguards are functioning properly at all times

  • Check integrity and tolerances by the use of a micrometer

  • Must be able to read and interpret P& ID drawings

  • Troubleshoot electrical problems

  • Ability to write SOPs, pump down procedures, LOTO procedures.

  • Remove and install 3 phase motors

  • Monitor fire safety systems.

  • Lay out, assemble, install, and maintain pipe systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment and repairs and replaces gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment.

  • Other duties and responsibilities assigned by direct Supervisor

Required Skills / Qualifications:

3 years of industrial refrigeration experience

2 years of ammonia refrigeration experience
Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
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