Refrigeration / Airconditioning Mechanic


Australia - Northern Territory, Alice Springs

Job Summary

AECOM In Town Services (ITS) has a rare opportunity for an experienced Refrigeration Mechanic to join their team based in the town of Alice Springs on a full time 3 year fixed term basis with possibility of extension.

Reporting to the Facilities & Maintenance Coordinator you will perform the maintenance and repair to equipment associated with the HVAC infrastructure in their properties. This includes, but is not limited to, maintenance of residential refrigerated ducted, package and split system air conditioning systems, residential evaporative systems, ice machines, water chillers and domestic refrigerator repairs. Scope of work will range from minor and major repairs, servicing and where necessary replacement of equipment.

Work is performed at residential properties in the town of Alice Springs. Occasional overtime and callouts will be required.

The responsibilities of the Refrigeration / Air Conditioning Mechanic include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintenance tasks; either programmed (planned) maintenance or repairs as required
  • Checking and overhauling refrigeration systems, diagnosing faults and repairing and replacing defective components such as compressors, motors, condensers, evaporators, switches, gauges and copper lines.
  • Leak testing, pump down and recharging AC systems
  • Testing and adjusting air flow in ducted AC systems
  • Adjusting system controls and mechanisms and reassembling systems
  • Tasks for project type work as required
  • Liaise with others to notify and organise tasks to be undertaken as required
  • Use of computer systems to record and plan work tasks
  • Work as part of a team
  • Assist in other areas of facilities and maintenance area from time to time as required
  • Work to ensure that Safety is an integral part of everyday activities
  • Undertake all work in safe and professional manner
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and a willingness to be flexible
  • Other duties as directed by the VESTA management team.

Minimum Requirements

Essential

  • NT Restricted Electrical License
  • ARCTick License (Refrigerant Handling Licence)
  • Current Driver’s License
  • Demonstrated 3-5 years’ experience in construction and industrial maintenance work
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Ability to work professionally with minimal supervision
  • Good interpersonal skills with a customer service focus
  • Good communication skills – verbal and written
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and successfully complete assigned tasks
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and analyse issues and develop solutions to problems
  • Australian Government NV1 Security clearance or ability to gain one.

Desirable

  • Dual trade as an electrician
  • Previous experience within SAP (computer system)
  • Training in appropriate safety procedures (i.e. Confined Space Entry, Working at Heights, Electrical Safety, Lockout/Tag out, etc.
  • Strategic with proven project management skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Trade Qualification – Cert IV in Refrigeration and Air-conditioning systems.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.


Australia - Northern Territory, Alice Springs

Job Summary

AECOM In Town Services (ITS) has a rare opportunity for an experienced Refrigeration Mechanic to join their team based in the town of Alice Springs on a full time 3 year fixed term basis with possibility of extension.

Reporting to the Facilities & Maintenance Coordinator you will perform the maintenance and repair to equipment associated with the HVAC infrastructure in their properties. This includes, but is not limited to, maintenance of residential refrigerated ducted, package and split system air conditioning systems, residential evaporative systems, ice machines, water chillers and domestic refrigerator repairs. Scope of work will range from minor and major repairs, servicing and where necessary replacement of equipment.

Work is performed at residential properties in the town of Alice Springs. Occasional overtime and callouts will be required.

The responsibilities of the Refrigeration / Air Conditioning Mechanic include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintenance tasks; either programmed (planned) maintenance or repairs as required
  • Checking and overhauling refrigeration systems, diagnosing faults and repairing and replacing defective components such as compressors, motors, condensers, evaporators, switches, gauges and copper lines.
  • Leak testing, pump down and recharging AC systems
  • Testing and adjusting air flow in ducted AC systems
  • Adjusting system controls and mechanisms and reassembling systems
  • Tasks for project type work as required
  • Liaise with others to notify and organise tasks to be undertaken as required
  • Use of computer systems to record and plan work tasks
  • Work as part of a team
  • Assist in other areas of facilities and maintenance area from time to time as required
  • Work to ensure that Safety is an integral part of everyday activities
  • Undertake all work in safe and professional manner
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and a willingness to be flexible
  • Other duties as directed by the VESTA management team.

Minimum Requirements

Essential

  • NT Restricted Electrical License
  • ARCTick License (Refrigerant Handling Licence)
  • Current Driver’s License
  • Demonstrated 3-5 years’ experience in construction and industrial maintenance work
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Ability to work professionally with minimal supervision
  • Good interpersonal skills with a customer service focus
  • Good communication skills – verbal and written
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and successfully complete assigned tasks
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and analyse issues and develop solutions to problems
  • Australian Government NV1 Security clearance or ability to gain one.

Desirable

  • Dual trade as an electrician
  • Previous experience within SAP (computer system)
  • Training in appropriate safety procedures (i.e. Confined Space Entry, Working at Heights, Electrical Safety, Lockout/Tag out, etc.
  • Strategic with proven project management skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Trade Qualification – Cert IV in Refrigeration and Air-conditioning systems.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

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