• Channel Fish Co.

Refrigeration Technician/Mechanic

The ideal candidate will have experience with ammonia and working in an industrial facility, preferably a food manufacturing facility.

Primary responsibilities

  • Executing PM's of plant equipment and repairs around a busy production schedule.

  • Working with contractors such as electricians, refrigeration contractors, plumbers, etc.

  • Working with an evolving maintenance team along with a maintenance supervisor

  • Working on capital projects from start to finish, such as purchasing new equipment, making upgrades, etc.

  • Creating work orders, issue purchase orders, purchasing replacement parts, and performing general maintenance when necessary.

  • Communicating with management and maintenance supervisor on plant issues and working to improve plant operations.

Required skills

  • The ability to troubleshoot and solve mechanical and electrical issues. Knowledge of refrigeration and particularly ammonia refrigeration is must

  • Understanding of blueprints, drawings, schematics, P&ID's.

  • General mechanical knowledge, including knowledge of electricity, motors, gear ratios, valves, conveyors, pumps, VFD's, PLC's, control wiring, refrigeration, and hydraulics.

  • Basic Computer skills: Outlook, Word, Excel, and preferably maintenance software such as MP2.

  • Fluency in speaking, reading, and writing English. Bilingual in Spanish is preferred.

  • Basic math skills.

  • Must be able to take direction from management and maintenance supervisor

  • Flexibility with hours, including being on call when needed.

  • Reliable transportation.

  • Willingness and ability to work in a cold/refrigerated environment.

Channel Fish Company, Inc.

Phone 617.569.3200 / Fax 617.561.8471

370 East Eagle St.

East Boston MA 02128