HVAC-R Technician – Johannesburg

  • Permanent
  • Ref #414909RB
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Construction & Engineering
Employer Description

Our client is an HVAC & Refrigeration contactor.

Job Description

  • Perform installation, maintenance, repair, and troubleshooting of various HVAC-R systems, including heating units, air conditioning systems, ventilation systems, and refrigeration equipment.
  • Conduct routine inspections of HVAC-R systems to identify and address issues proactively, ensuring optimal system performance and longevity.
  • Diagnose complex mechanical and electrical issues in HVAC-R systems and components, utilizing diagnostic tools and techniques to pinpoint root causes.
  • Repair or replace faulty components in HVAC-R systems, such as compressors, motors, fans, thermostats, and electrical wiring.
  • Perform system tests to ensure proper airflow, refrigerant levels, and system functionality. Adjust settings and components as needed to achieve desired performance levels.
  • Collaborate with clients to understand their HVAC-R needs and provide expert recommendations for system upgrades, retrofits, or replacements to improve energy efficiency and performance.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and industry regulations when handling refrigerants, electrical components, and hazardous materials, ensuring compliance with environmental and legal standards.
  • Keep accurate records of all maintenance and repair activities, including work performed, parts used, and measurements taken. Maintain organized documentation for future reference and reporting.
  • Respond to emergency service calls and provide timely assistance to resolve urgent HVAC-R issues, ensuring minimal disruption to clients’ operations.

Qualifications

  • Trade Certificate
  • SAQCC Gas Certification (Preferred)

Skills

  • A minimum of 3 - 5 years'experience
  • Knowledge of Chillers and VRF systems.
  • Experienced in the healthcare environment (advantageous)
  • Driver's license

Salary / Package

R20K - R35K CTC per month

Benefits

  • Provident Fund