Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the ammonia refrigeration system, boilers, and other cooling systems. Ensure compliance with PSM Program as approved by the company. Responsible for maintaining all electrical systems from services to loads. Supervises a staff of Refrigeration Technicians and Electricians.
Must have at least five years of industrial maintenance experience including three years operating a large ammonia refrigeration system. Service on an Emergency Response Team preferred. Prior supervisory experience of technically trained professionals preferred.
Must possess certification as a Journeyman Refrigeration Engineer or achieve certification within three years of hire. Bachelor Degree in Industrial Maintenance, or a related field, preferred.
Must be physically capable of wearing an SCBA (and Chemical Suit), respirator and serving as an emergency responder. Serve on the Emergency Response Team as technical support, incident commander, safety office or emergency responder, as needed.
Must be able to install/repair/rebuild compressors (motors and pumps), trouble shoot electrical/mechanical issues, operate boilers, read blueprints & schematics; read,comprehend and apply information from complex technical materials.
Be willing to work flexible hours, including weekends and holidays.
This position will work in a plant and maintenance environment. This position will be required to work in a refrigerated environment and freezer.