Sr. Refrigeration Technician

Job Description

Auto req ID: 203493BR

Job Description

Has FRONT-LINE responsibility for the operation and maintenance of ammonia refrigeration systems, to ensure product quality. Interfaces with warehouse operations and plant maintenance schedule to ensure that product temperature are maintained to Tropicana Quality Standards. Coordinates Maintenance Activities as required during off-shifts and weekends.

The Utility Engineer will be responsible for the following:

  • Ensuring safe operating conditions for the facilities Ammonia Refrigeration system in Accordance with N.J.A.C. 2:90
  • Developing and implementing new Standard Operating Procedures and improving existing procedures to continually advance the safety and reliability of the utility operating systems (Electrical, Compressed Air, HP Steam, Ammonia Refrigeration, HVAC and Cooling towers)
  • Providing training, support and informational updates to internal departments regarding facility Utility systems participating on the Facility PSM Ammonia Safety Team, Resource Conservation Team, Employee safety committee and the Emergency Response Team
  • Inspects equipment, records operational data identifies and corrects all deviations to the refrigeration system and all auxiliary utility subsystems
  • Completes routine safety inspections for fire and evacuation systems
  • Completes all PSM related preventive maintenance requests, records deficiencies, and Schedules
  • Complete Daily Nh3 system inventories
  • Perform System safety interlock tests on all ammonia system equipment, identify and correct deficiencies, and complete detailed service records
  • Operates maintains and inspects high-pressure boilers systems
  • Operates and maintains Compressed air systems
  • Assumes other responsibilities and performs special functions as may be assigned by the Utility Manager
  • Inspects, tests, and documents Fire System components


Two years of college-level course work in Business, Management, Engineering or a related field. Equivalent combinations of education and experience that provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be evaluated on an individual basis

Required Licenses:

NJ Toxic Refrigeration License Class 2-C NJ Boiler License 1-C ( will consider an applicant with a High-Pressure Black Seal )


Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular

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