Refrigeration Technician

Job Title: Refrigeration Technician


Responsible for the proper operation and repair of all ammonia refrigeration and other maintenance equipment as required.


  • Daily start-up of system, observe operation, read and record gauges and instruments.
  • Adjust mechanisms such as valves, controls and pumps to control the level of fluid, pressure and temperature in system.
  • Lays out reference points for installation of structural and functional components.
  • Lifts or hoists and aligns components into position.
  • Screws, bolts, rivets, welds, and brazes parts to assemble structural and functional components such as motors, controls, switches, gauges, wiring harnesses, valves, pumps, compressors, condensers, cores, and pipes.
  • Cuts, threads, and connects pipe to functional components and water or power system of premises.
  • Pumps specified gas or fluid into system.
  • Starts system, observes operation, read gauges and instruments, and adjusts mechanisms such as valves, controls, and pumps to control level of fluid, pressure, and temperature in system.
  • Dismantles malfunctioning systems and tests components.
  • Replaces or adjusts defective or worn parts to repair systems.
  • 2 years Ammonia refrigeration and 5 years maintenance industrial


  • High school diploma (or equivalent)
  • Minimum of 1-3 years if Industrial Maintenance and at least 1-year experience as Refrigeration Technician, RETA certification a plus.
  • Must have knowledge of spiral freezers and engine room.
  • Able to read and understand refrigeration and electrical blueprints.
  • Ability to tig, mig and arc weld.
  • Must be flexible to work any shift and weekends


How To Apply

Send Resume To:
Human Resources
2410 Texoma Drive
Denison, TX 75020
Fax to (903) 464-0629
Apply in person or e-mail resume as a word attachment to: [email protected]

Ruiz Foods is an equal opportunity employer.
EOE: Male, Female, Vets, Disabled (M/F/V/D).
Ruiz Foods enforces a policy of maintaining a drug-free workforce, including pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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