Primary Functions: To maintain, operate, inspect, and repair various types of ammonia refrigeration equipment. Perform preventative and predictive maintenance as directed by the plant engineer, verify that all equipment is operating within the manufacturers specifications and tolerances through periodic testing and inspections.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSABILITIES: Will include the following, however, other duties may be assigned and abilities may be utilized to perform work in other areas of the maintenance department based upon the needs of the company.
Perform PM maintenance and repairs as directed by the Maintenance Manager on compressors, condensers, evaporators, pumps, vessels, valves, purgers, and other machinery included in the ammonia refrigeration equipment.
Replacement of defective mechanical and manual valves.
Control the equipment set points to accommodate the needs of our customers and maintain the integrity of their product.
Maintain control of the water treatment system and associated chemicals
Replace defective fan motors
Remove ice build up from evaporator drain pans, investigate the cause and correct the problem
Work in motor room, freezer, and blast cell areas
Drain oil from ammonia system
Fill out daily reports as directed by Plant Engineer
Remove and reinstall ammonia compressors
Perform motor alignments by use of dial caliper indicators
Compressor and pump shaft seal replacements
Perform oil and ammonia sampling for analysis on a regular schedule
Work directly with all refrigeration contractors, electricians, and pipe fitters when they are working on the ammonia refrigeration system to ensure that they are following all of the company safety policies and meeting work standards.
Inspect ammonia detection system
Ensure that all ammonia system safeguards are functioning properly at all times
Check integrity and tolerances by the use of a micrometer
Must be able to read and interpret P& ID drawings
Background and Drug Screen Required.
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Automation Personnel Services
12 McFarland Blvd NE
Northport, AL 35473
Equal Opportunity Employer
- Minimum Age
- 18+ years old