Opportunities for growth and continuing career development, Competitive market rates of remuneration, company vehicle, phone, A successful market leading company.

Our client is a well-known, highly successful company in the HVAC industry that provide Heating, Ventilation, Air-conditioning & Refrigeration [HVAC-R] solutions throughout the Wellington region. They have a reputation for their quality work, putting customers first, high health and safety standards, problem solving skills and great team environment.

The HVAC-R Foreman position operates, monitors, services and/or repairs a wide array of HVAC systems, refrigeration equipment and associated controls and ensures the safest and most efficient operation for the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration [HVAC-R] systems of the Company?s clients. Types of work include:

HVAC-R Service/breakdown Repairs, Preventive Maintenance and Corrective Maintenance

  • Complete work requests for preventive maintenance, corrective maintenance and repairs to building and occupant owned HVAC-R systems and components.
  • Repair and replace systems and components for building and occupant owned heating, ventilation, cooling and associated controls.
  • Recording your repairs and maintenance performed in a log and enter data into our computer Software for work on systems such as; package units, VRV/VRF Heat Recovery and Heat Pump 3-pipe/2-pipe Systems, split systems, chillers, CRAC units, AHUs, FCUs, VAVs, Flow Pumps, Pressure Vessels, Boilers, Radiators, Boost Heaters, Humidifiers, etc.
  • Inspect, replace, adjust, and calibrate electronic and refrigeration controls, and components.
  • Repair, and replace systems and components for refrigerators, freezers, split systems, multi stack, rotary screw, and centrifugal, process chillers, and ice makers
  • Could include environmental rooms which covers cold-rooms, multi-temp rooms such as 4-37-deg rooms, walk-in freezers, etc.

Refrigerant Management

  • Recover and clean chlorofluorocarbons (CFC?s), hydro chlorofluorocarbons (HCFC?s), and hydrofluorocarbons (HFC?s).
  • Store and reuse all types of CFCs, HCFCS, and HFCs, and be able to use servicing and reclaiming equipment for refrigerants.
  • Work with and monitor the CFC program.
  • The position must have the ability to enter, update, and modify information in the database as well as maintain and keep hard-copy records of all refrigerant handling activities.
  • The position must be able to properly use recovery equipment and weigh and accurately record tank tare weights and gross weights.
  • The position must also have the ability to perform mathematical functions and correctly and accurately calculate amounts used, net-weight from gross-weight, tare weight, etc.

Skills and Experience:

  • At least three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration industry, including at least two (2) years? experience working with process chillers
  • Competency using oxygen/acetylene torches (soft solder torch), Freon recovery machine, vacuum pump, electrical meters, pressure gauges, hand power tools, sheet metal tools
  • Experience working with VRF refrigeration systems
  • Experience entering, updating and modifying information in a database
  • Experience in refrigeration that includes inspecting, replacing, adjusting and calibrating electronic and refrigeration controls and components
  • Experience in performing mathematical functions to correctly and accurately calculate amounts of refrigerants used
  • Experience in performing preventive maintenance and repairs to HVAC-R systems and components
  • Be able to work autonomously and be honest and trustworthy
  • Be willing to go the extra mile and work out of hours as needed
  • Be professional, well presented with a positive attitude and high levels of communication
  • Have a full drivers licence
  • Your skillset and experience allows you to safely and comfortably service a wide range of equipment with minimal specific training but utilising manufacturer?s documentation
  • Fully registered electrician with mechanical aptitude

The key to success in your application will be having excellent communications skills, the ability to prioritize jobs, a strong work ethic and self-motivation.

The rewards include competitive market rates of remuneration, company vehicle, phone, product training, Company funded work functions/events and promotional opportunities due to a vision of continuous growth.

If you are looking for a role that will reward you well for your work and provide opportunities for growth and continuing career development with a team with a great culture, apply today.

Applications close: Friday 26 March 2021

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

To apply please a send cover letter and CV to:

[email protected]