Technician Facilities (Refrigeration)

Overview

Technician Facilities (Refrigeration)

The Opportunity

Goodman Manufacturing, a member of Daikin Industries is seeking a professional, skilled individual for our Technician Facilities - Refrigeration position at our DTTP - Waller, TX location. The Lab Facilities Technician responsibilities include but are not limited to maintenance, preventative maintenance & new equipment installations within the Design Engineering lab organization. In addition, responsibilities include ensuring the lab operates safely, productively and within budgets. If you meet the qualifications listed below, then we invite you to apply for our open position by visiting our website at http://careers.daikincomfort.com and submit your resume.

About DTTP

Daikin Texas Technology Park- has a footprint of 4.23 million square feet under a single roof, and is the third largest factory in the United States. Opened in 2017 as the manufacturing, logistics, and engineering center for Daikin's American subsidiary Goodman , the plant makes heating and air conditioning products sold under the Goodman , Amana , and Daikin brands.

Why work with us?
  • Benefits are effective on day one for all full-time direct hires
  • Training programs are available to help guide team members and develop new skills
  • Growth Opportunities - there is immense opportunities to grow your career
  • You will be part of a Global Company - our family brands are backed by Daikin Industries, Ltd. -an organization that brings opportunity to over 60,000 employees worldwide. Subsidiaries include Daikin North America , Daikin Comfort , Goodman , Quietflex , Motili and TMI .


Responsibilities

May include;
  • Process and complete work orders
  • Work with MRO clerk to order equipment supplies and replacement parts
  • Read and interpret drawings and compliance schematics
  • Maintain, install and repair refrigeration systems utilized in the laboratory-testing environment
  • Stay up to date with latest costs and alternative parts
  • Perform preventative maintenance of lab capital assets
  • New equipment installation and/or assist with new equipment installation
  • Employ safe maintenance practices and develop a culture of continuously improving safety within lab assets
  • Identify, assess and actively manage lab risks and issues
  • Assist with development and management of lab maintenance budgets. Ensure budgets are not exceeded
  • Assist with development of lab preventative maintenance plans and scheduling
  • Coordinate with external suppliers and contractors as required
  • Identify, assess and actively manage lab risks and issues
  • Develop team goals and metrics
  • Define, communicate and champion engineering process improvement initiatives
  • Perform other job functions related to labs and/or design engineering as needed.


Qualifications

Nature & Scope:
  • Provides preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and repair for existing and new equipment installation with a significant focus on safety.
  • Works within knowledge and experience to provide and assist with lab decisions
  • Takes direction from Facilities Supervisor.

Knowledge & Skills:
  • Trained and knowledgeable in maintenance of residential and commercial refrigeration and air moving systems
  • Trained and knowledgeable in maintenance of programmable logic controllers.
  • Trained and knowledgeable in maintenance of basic plumbing required to support lab assets, including but not limited to process water, refrigerant supply, refrigerant recovery and gas supplies such as nitrogen, natural gas, propane, oxygen.
  • Ensure equipment adheres to all applicable safety and governing standards.
  • Read and interpret mechanical, electrical, structural, architectural and plumbing drawings.
  • Read and interpret product manuals and electrical schematics.
  • Knowledgeable and proficient in the use of refrigeration gauge sets, voltmeters, ohmmeters, oscilloscopes, power tools, hand tools and measurement instruments, required to support activities outlined above.
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Proficient in developing and maintaining accurate and complete records
  • Familiar with instrumentation and data acquisition systems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Question, listen, and observe objectively and insightfully
  • Coordinate, organize and attend to details
  • Prioritize, coordinate, and follow up with others to meet objectives
  • Learn and apply new technology as needed


Experience:
  • 5 years minimum experience in industrial refrigeration system maintenance
  • 3 years minimum experience in electrical maintenance
  • 3 years minimum experience with programmable logic controllers
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of safety standards and governing standards


Education:
  • Associates' Degree in refrigeration, HVAC, electrical, mechanical, instrumentation field or equivalent from an accredited university preferred
  • Electrical journeyman and refrigeration certification required


Physical Requirements/Work Environment:
  • Must be able to perform essential responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodations. The manufacturing area has high volume production with forklift traffic. Certain areas may have higher sound levels in which hearing protection is required.


Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

The Company provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of a person's race, color, religion (including religious dress or grooming practices), creed, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship, uniform service member or veteran status, ancestry, disability, physical or mental disability (including HIV/AIDS), medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, request for protected leave, marital status, sex, pregnancy, age (over 40), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law. The Company will comply with all federal and state regulations and statutes pertaining to individuals with disabilities.

Postal Code

77484