Panasonic Commercial Refrigeration Service Technician - Hiawatha, IA in Hiawatha, Iowa
This is a union position
Hussmann is a world leader in manufacturing, selling, installing, and servicing merchandising equipment and refrigeration systems to customers worldwide. The customer base includes supermarkets, mass merchants, warehouse clubs, convenience stores, drug stores, and food service.
This position responds to the customers’ needs for service of equipment through maintenance, diagnosis and repair of refrigeration, heating & air-conditioning systems commonly installed in supermarkets, convenient stores, and cold storage facilities. Assist Service Technicians perform prescribed, routine maintenance procedures on supermarket refrigeration systems and self-contained temperature-controlled merchandisers.
Responsible for performing prescribed, routing maintenance procedures on supermarket refrigeration system and self-contained temperature-controlled merchandisers.
Responsible partnering with start-up of new refrigeration equipment.
Understands work efficiencies direct relationship to company profitability.
Knowledgeable and able to resolve warranty issues
Assist Service Management team in providing material and labor estimates as necessary to bid service and repair jobs.
Responsible for completing necessary documents (work tickets and timesheets) and electronic communication in a thorough, accurate and timely manner
Working knowledge of energy management systems
Ability to locate and repair leaks on refrigeration rack systems and single-compressor units
Understand and adhere to work safety policies and procedures
Develop and maintain excellent customer relations
Manage truck inventory. Orders, receives, bills out and maintains parts responsibly with a minimum of waste. Manages assigned vehicle within all company guidelines. Maintains a clean vehicle, performs required maintenance on time.
Additional duties as assigned by the management team
High school diploma
Vocational school certificate and 5+ years' experience
Knowledge of refrigeration, electrical and microprocessor control systems
Understanding of single-unit and parallel rack systems, display cases and walk-in boxes
Valid driver’s license and maintain a safe driving record accordance with the fleet policy
Must be physically able to walk distances, bend and crouch, climb ladders, work at high elevations and lift/carry objects up to fifty pounds, repetitively and for an external period.
Must have excellent verbal/written communication skills, detail-orientated and motivated
Must have strong mechanical aptitude
Must be able to work nights and/or weekends as required
EPA 608 Universal Certification
Superior decision-making ability and paperwork skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, detail orientated and highly motivated
Able to correctly teach all the previously listed items
Hussmann is a subsidiary of Panasonic USA. We are a leader in providing display merchandisers, refrigeration systems, installation and services to food retailers around the world. We do more than provide a refrigeration system or install and maintain equipment. We provide our customers with solutions to make their businesses better. Finding a better way has always been the Hussmann way. Since 1906, our focus on innovation has helped food retailers succeed. We hold over a 122 U.S. patents and 320 international patents from more than a dozen countries. We collaborate with customers across a variety of food retail segments as we work towards fulfilling a promise for better businesses, better partners, and a better world.
Hussmann is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to veteran status, disability, age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, marital status, pregnancy, or any other non-merit based factor.