Refrigeration Technician/Engineer– Seasonal
Copper River Seafoods, Inc.
Refrigeration Technician/Engineer- carries out all activities/duties in repair, maintenance, and installation of machines, tools, and equipment. This position also is involved in the maintenance or repair of buildings, grounds, and utility systems of the production plant.
POSITION TITLE: Refrigeration Technician/Engineer
DEPARTMENT: Engineering Department, multiple locations throughout Alaska
REPORTS TO: General Manager
RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES:
Repairing and maintaining vessel or plant equipment and machinery including generators, fish processing equipment, deck cranes, blast freezers, refrigerant-containing equipment, ship elevators, fish pumps, forklifts, and company vehicles
Assisting with the operation of the ammonia or freon refrigeration systems
Maintaining current and accurate documentation of rounds and maintenance activities
Develop familiarity with, and carrying out all tasks in accordance to, the Process Safety Management (PSM) Plan, standard operating procedures (SOPs), OSHA standards, environmental compliance requirements, and emergency response procedures
Duties are performed at a seafood processing facility located in Alaska
The position may be assigned to any plant as needed
Work conditions may be cold, wet and noisy
Current enrollment in or completion of a relevant technical degree or certification (preferably one involving electrical systems, refrigeration, or mechanical engineering) or related experience.
Work experience demonstrating a general maintenance and repair background
Welding and fabrication ability with aluminum and stainless steel preferred.
Must supply and maintain own tools.
Must be 18 years of age or older
Able to work around seafood including various types of fish and shellfish
Able to work up to 18 hours per day seven days a week
Able to lift up to 70 pounds occasionally during the work shift
Able to follow directions and adhere to work rules
Able to work well with others and live harmoniously with room-mates and others of diverse backgrounds in a confined area
Prompt, reliable and predictable attendance is an essential function of the job
Able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation
Position is based in Alaska, requires travel to seafood/harvesting processing locations. Position open until filled.
CRS is an EOE.
APPLICATION: Please submit cover letter, resume specific to above requirements, and 3 professional references.
Email, Mail or Hand Deliver to:
Copper River Seafoods, 1118 E 5th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Attention: Copper River Seafoods, Human Resources
Updated: February 3, 2014