Refrigeration Technician I at Hickory, NC

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Major Functions:

  • Responsible for maintenance, up-keep, and contracts for MDI Management properties. Performs skilled maintenance, trouble shooting, and repair of Ammonia refrigeration system, Freon refrigeration systems, and warehouse powered doors/door curtains in accordance with SOPs (standard operating procedures), internal requirements, manufacturer's specifications, and safety policies.


  • Certified to operate equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks, scissor lifts, etc.
  • Understands Safety principles in areas such as job site safety, personal protective equipment (PPE), welding/hot work permits, electrical safety, handling of pressurized gases, etc.
  • Proficient in using basic math and measuring devices.
  • Proficient in reading blueprints and schematics.
  • General understanding of the theory of electricity.
  • Performs preventative maintenance on the Ammonia refrigeration system and maintains precise documentation.
  • Assists higher level technicians with maintaining, trouble shooting, and repairing the Ammonia refrigeration system.
  • Possesses the ability to learn how to operate, monitor, and analyze the Ammonia refrigeration control system.
  • Assists higher level technicians in troubleshooting and repairing warehouse powered doors/door curtains.
  • Assists higher level technicians in troubleshooting and repairing freon refrigeration systems such as ice machines, coolers, etc.
  • Recommends purchases of maintenance tools, equipment and supplies as required. 
  • Assists engineers in developing methods and procedures to improve facility efficiency and workflow.
  • Attend and successfully complete any training as assigned by management.
  • Utilize company work order system for assignments and track time.
  • May be required to perform other tasks as assigned by supervision.

Desirable Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED); 3 to 5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 2-year certificate from college or technical school.
  • Ammonia Operator I certificate.
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office (word, excel, power point, etc.)
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • High standard of integrity and professionalism.
  • Must have own hand tools to perform job duties.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.


  • Must be able bend, twist, and lift to 70 lbs. and pass lifting test


  • Work independently and unsupervised, in a productive manner, under the general direction of the Maintenance Manager.
  • Work with Alex Lee corporate officers in maintenance and upkeep of MDI Management property.
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