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Perform journeyman level work in the installation, maintenance,modification, overhaul, service and repair of all types of air conditioning and refrigeration systems and equipment.
Install, maintain, adjust, modify and perform major overhaul and repair of refrigeration and air conditioning systems by interpreting blueprints, manufacturer specifications, written and verbal instructions. Make initial settings and final adjustments of refrigeration and air conditioning systems and modifying existing installations to obtain required results. Install, troubleshoot, repair or calibrate, and maintain reciprocating and centrifugal chillers, cooling towers, direct expansion systems, electric blastcoils, immersion coils pumps, fans, starters, pneumatic and electric controls, electrostatic filters, domestic refrigerators, laboratory ultra low temperature boxes, walk-in coolers and freezers, fountain equipment and ice makers. Check and adjust complete air conditioning and refrigeration systems after installation. Charge all types of refrigeration equipment. Follow a predetermined schedule of preventive maintenance; make recommendations regarding major overhaul of systems. Provide technical guidance and direction to lower level personnel. Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
SUPERVISION WORK WITH BLUEPRINTS WORK WITH SCHEMATICS WORK WITH SKETCHES HVAC MAINTENANCE HVAC REPAIR
Work requires an educational background normally equivalent to high school with course work in skilled crafts EPA CFC certification, required.
Work requires 4 years of broad based experience in: Charging small refrigeration appliances; changing compressors, belts and valves; and adjusting and calibrating temperature and humidity controls OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Degrees, Licensures, Certifications
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