Refrigeration Class 1
SUMMARY: This position is responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing all equipment and company assets while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures. Refrigeration Technician positions are responsible for maintaining and operating the Ammonia / CO2 Cascade Refrigeration system in accordance with all established safety procedures and within CalARP, PSM / RMP Standards, as well as state and federal codes and limits. Works with and/or assists contactors performing Ammonia / CO2 cascade refrigeration work, facility support systems work to include air, water, gas, electrical, chemical, steam, fire sprinkler, and waste water systems. Installs, maintains, dissembles, refits, repairs and/or rebuilds complex electrical/mechanical equipment and/or machines associated with all ammonia refrigeration, boiler, facility support systems, and waste water systems. Conducts tests of installed/repaired equipment/machinery and makes final adjustments, under supervision, to ensure safe and proper operation. Read wiring diagrams, blue prints, schematics, logs, and follows directions from manuals and applies logic in solving problems. Ability to understand and trouble shoot electrical circuits 110V, 208-480V associated with equipment responsible for. Provide technical assistance to the Production, Quality Assurance and Sanitation Departments to ensure safe and efficient use of all plant utilities and support equipment and systems. Regularly required to bend and twist at the waist, stand for prolonged periods, walk frequently, crawl, climb, work at heights and on stairs and on ladders. May be required to lift up to 50 lbs without assistance. Work environment is cold, hot, dusty, wet and noisy in a factory environment. REQUIREMENTS: Refrigeration Technician class 1 positions require one (1) year of working experience in the Refrigeration / Utilities field as an Ammonia Refrigeration, Boiler, and / or Waste Water Plant Operator. (Food Industry preferred). Prefer post high-school education to include specialized training, certifications in Industrial Maintenance. Experience with Process Safety Management, Risk Management and Hazmat Programs required. Boiler Operator and pretreatment Waste Water Plant Operator certification preferred. Certification as an Industrial Ammonia Refrigeration Operator or Technician as recognized through RETA or equivalent experience required. Proficient in Soldering / Brazing, desirable to have MIG/ TIG welding experience. Trained in Hazardous Waste, preferably 40 hour HAZWOPPER Certified. Advance industrial maintenance knowledge of Ammonia / CO2 Cascade Refrigeration, mechanical, electrical & pneumatic systems, HVAC, Waste Water Pretreatment systems, boiler systems, electrical troubleshooting, and Fire protection systems. Must be able to wear required personnel protection equipment to include Air Purifying Respirators which requires a medical physical and clearance to wear APR.To view a full job description and submit your resume for consideration, click APPLY TO THIS POSITION below and follow the prompts.Apply for this job.