Refrigeration Mechanic - Field Construction

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Refrigeration Mechanic - Field Construction Job Posted: 2018-03-29

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Calgary, AB


Startec Refrigeration Services is a thriving privately owned company headquartered in Calgary that produces custom mission critical compression and refrigeration systems for a variety of industries. Startec devotes their industry leading expertise in refrigeration & compression technologies to solve their clients’ most technically challenging needs.  We create reliable solutions for extreme operating conditions and provide exceptional service, which is a cornerstone of our business.


We are currently recruiting for a motivated and experienced Journeyman Industrial Refrigeration Mechanic to join our Construction team in Calgary. We offer an excellent work environment, opportunity for advancement and a full benefits package with a matching RRSP plan after 3 months.


  • Read and accurately interpret blueprints, schematic drawings, and manufacturer instructions to independently construct, assemble and install equipment
  • Design and install welded, threaded and/or brazed piping systems
  • Train customers in the operation and basic maintenance of their systems
  • Work with Parts personnel to order parts and supplies, and maintain inventory records
  • Perform start-ups, inspection, troubleshooting, and preventative maintenance of refrigeration and compression systems, and the correction of system problems
  • Demonstrate the highest level of customer service including prompt, friendly, competent and ethical service
  • Work safely, observing all safety rules and regulations, and ensure a safe environment for others affected by the work
  • Perform all work in accordance with our Quality Control program wherever applicable
  • Perform all work in compliance with the Startec Safety Manual
  • Complete all paperwork and reports as required by the customer and Startec on a timely and consistent basis helping to ensure invoicing is completed in a timely fashion
  • Other duties as they may arise


  • Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Mechanic - Journeyperson Certificate
  • 4th year apprentice will be considered
  • 5 years or greater field experience
  • Experience working with ammonia would be an asset
  • Basic computer skills required (Outlook and Internet Explorer)
  • Strong customer service and relationship building skills


  • Successful completion of a pre-employment medical
  • Drug & Alcohol test required
  • Clean Driver's abstract
  • Ability to work independently and on-call
  • Out of town work is required and can be for extended periods of time

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