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Refrigeration Technician
2 - 3 Years
$ 20.00 - $ 30.00 / Hour
New Germany, Nova Scotia

Job Location: 8 Leah Drive, New Germany, NS B0R 1E0 Salary: $20.00 to $30.00 hourly for 30 to 50 hours per week Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time Start date: Starts as soon as possible Vacancies: 1 vacancy Job requirements Languages English Education Registered Apprenticeship certificate Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.) 4th Period Apprentice; 1st Period Apprentice; 2nd Period Apprentice; 3rd Period Apprentice; Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate; Occupational Health and Safety Certificate; First Aid Certificate; Working at heights training; Workplace Safety and Insurance Board¿(WSIB) clearance Certificate Experience 2 years to less than 3 years Specific Skills Measure, cut and connect piping using welding and brazing equipment; Measure and lay out reference points for installation; Interpret gas codes; Handle, recover and store refrigerants; Assemble and install refrigeration or air conditioning components; Read and interpret blueprints; Install, troubleshoot, repair and overhaul entire heating, ventilation, air handling, refrigeration and air conditioning systems; Start up system and test for leaks using testing devices; Recharge system with refrigerant, check and test regulators, calibrate system and perform routine maintenance or servicing; Install, maintain and repair equipment in refrigerated trucks used to transport food or medical supplies; Repair and replace parts and components for entire refrigeration, air conditioning, ventilation or heat pump systems Control Systems Energy conservation; Electrical devices Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Systems Ventilation; Heat pump; Filtration; Built up (split system); Air motioning and circulation; Cooling tower; Humidification and de-humidification system; Rooftop (self-contained) Security and Safety Bondable; Driver's validity licence check; Criminal record check Own Tools/Equipment Tools; Safety equipment/gear; Steel-toed safety boots; Safety glasses/goggles; Gloves Work Site Environment Outdoors; Noisy; Hot; Cold/refrigerated Transportation/Travel Information Vehicle supplied by employer; Valid driver's licence Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Bending, crouching, kneeling Personal Suitability Initiative; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Dependability; Reliability; Punctuality Employment groups Help - This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Apprentices How to apply By email By phone 902-530-5002 Between 09:00 AM and 03:30 PM