Refrigeration Technician - Persona Staff, Cape Town Northern Suburbs

  • Cape Town Northern Suburbs
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Engineering
  • Posted by Persona Staff on Thursday, October 10, 2019
  • Reference: CPT000961/ML
  • Apply before Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 11 Days left
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Vacancy Details

Employer: Persona Staff
Refrigeration Technician Well-known brand within the FMCG industry is seeking to appoint a qualified Refrigeration Technician to be based at their plant based in the Epping Industria region.

Minimum requirements:

  • Grade 12 / Matric.

  • Trade Tested and Qualified Refrigeration Technician OR minimum of 6 years’ experience as a Technician/Mechanic in a HVAC or refrigeration environment.

  • Knowledge of the HVAC or refrigeration tools, materials, and test equipment. 

  • Knowledge of repair, maintenance, and installation techniques. 

  • Skilled in reading and understanding schematics. 

  • Skill in analyzing HVAC or refrigeration malfunctions from performance and test equipment readings and determining appropriate repairs. 


Duties and responsibilities:   

  • Troubleshoots, repairs, and overhauls equipment such as air compressors, pumps, air handlers, air dryers, heat exchangers, other environmental changing devices, other mechanical equipment or electrical pneumatic and electronic components.

  • Installs, maintains, or repairs pneumatic valves, electric valves, heat transfer equipment, ventilation, and air distribution equipment. 

  • Installs and replaces all types of pumps or refrigeration equipment according to prints, specifications, diagrams, or other instructions.

  • Read gauges and instruments, and adjusts mechanisms such as valves, controls, and pumps to control level of fluid pressure and distribution in systems. 

  • Operates various refrigeration recovery equipment in compliance with EPA guidelines. 

  • Solders with sil-fos and silver solder, layout, and fit piping. 

  • Tests malfunctioning systems and components using electrical, mechanical, digital, and pneumatic controls. 

  • Maintains cooling towers, water treatment facilities, and tower distribution system. 

  • Prepares estimates for repairs and installation of equipment. 

  • Performs planned maintenance, regular servicing, and repairs to refrigeration equipment of all types, sizes, and temperature ranges.

  • Maintains records of repairs or equipment requiring future service. 

  • Coordinates work schedules with other departments and shops in order to keep inconvenience to a minimum. 

  • Provides technical direction of HVAC service workers.


To apply, please send your CV and salary expectations to


Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive feedback within 48 hours, please accept your application as unsuccessful.


Apply before Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 11 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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About Persona Staff

PERSONA’s vision is to allow our Clients to focus on their core activities, and let PERSONA manage the responsibility of staff recruitment; ensuring the perfect fit between candidate and client for the most efficient and effective workforce.
PERSONA is committed to delivering the best service to our clients and candidates.

We recruit in the following industries:
Financial Services, Manufacturing, Engineering, Retail, Banking, Telecommunications, Information technology, Electronics, Logistics, Mechanical, Sales & Marketing, Office Support, Warehousing, Distribution and Supervision Staff

Services offered:
To our clients:-
Recruitment of permanent staff at all levels
In depth staff selection
Salary surveys
Advertising of available positions
Comprehensive interviewing
Screening of potential candidates according to client’s specifications
Reference checks (on possible candidate)
ITC checks (on possible candidate)
Criminal checks (on possible candidate)
More background checks on request.
Psychometric testing (additional services)
Preparing of Job descriptions
PERSONA commits to adhere to industry standards and policies.

To possible candidate and job seekers:-
Professional resume
Regular correspondence
Interviewing tips
Summary of client information
Assistance to find the perfect job