Field Service Technician III – Refrigeration & Process

at Enerflex
Location Houston
Date Posted September 2, 2021
Category Trades & Services
Job Type Not Specified


This position is responsible for
performing basic to advanced maintenance functions, procedures, activities and
responsibilities associated with working on natural gas refrigeration and
process systems with general guidance. Duties include learning from and
assisting other technicians with servicing, troubleshooting, installing, and
commissioning of natural gas refrigeration and process systems. The purpose of
the Service Technician III level is to acquire proficiency in performing
advanced maintenance, new equipment installation, and overhaul actions with
limited supervision that will allow for progression to the Sr. Service
Technical level.

Principle Duties & Responsibilities

Represents the company in a
professional manner at all times while providing outstanding customer service
that aligns with Enerflex visions and values. Responsible for submitting accurate
field service reports, expense reports, timesheets and other necessary
paperwork daily.Responsible for providing leadership
and training to new Field TechniciansIndependently diagnose
engine/compressor failures accurately and efficiently.All duties and responsibilities could
include a large amount of (multi state) travel at short notice including
nights, weekends, and holidays.Provides input to Supervisor on
personnel and materials needs to provide optimal job planning.Complete, accurate, and timely
rebuilds/overhauls of compressors, engines and controls on gas compressor
packages in adverse conditions with limited to no supervision, in remote
locations.Responsible for accurate
troubleshooting of electrical systems, basic controls, and unit control panels
including an understanding of PLC and/or microprocessors, Allen Bradley.Responds to and repairs recurring
problems and emergency services as needed independently.Independently perform installation of
new units including commissioning and start-up inspections without supervision
accurately.Perform mechanical inspection using
micrometers, pressure gauges, electronic diagnostic equipment and other
specialty tools independently. Must be able to be on a call-out
rotation and effectively make emergency repairs.Must recognize and comply with Health,
Safety and Environmental rules and policies that are applicable to each
location.Other duties assigned by manager.


High school diploma or general
education degree (GED) Certification in Refrigeration Theory
and PrinciplesMust have 10+ years refrigeration and
process systems experienceMust have proof of universal EPA
certification from the Refrigerant Transition and Recovery Certification
Program.State Refrigeration Registration or
Certification if required


Ability to pass a pre-employment drug
screen, background check and post offer physical testing.Valid motor vehicle drivers license. Demonstrate an ability to learn in
both hands on and classroom setting.Must be proficient with a personal
computer and common applicable functions/programs (Word, Excel, and Outlook).Knowledge and ability to accurately
complete advanced level maintenance, repairs, and installation activities
unassisted.Strong mechanical and electrical
abilities with knowledge and experience to perform complex multiple service and
maintenance tasks.Must have his/her own tools of the
trade. (With exceptions of specialty or OEM specific diagnostic equipment)Ability to use OEM specific
instruments and tooling.Capability to perform monthly
preventive maintenance and repairs on all major OEMs independently.Ability to provide preventative and
corrective field mechanical service on natural gas refrigeration and process
systems on site at end user locations.Ability to identify and stop
activities that are unsafe for personnel or the environment when they occur or
about to occur.Possess an advanced understanding of Refrigerant
properties, conditions, and theories.Has an advanced understanding of
Compressor and Production Equipment types, models, and theory of operation.Possess advanced understanding of
Installation, Assembly, Commissioning, Trouble Shooting and Repair procedures
related to natural gas refrigeration and process systems and equipment.Possess thorough understanding and
care of tooling utilized to install, maintain, and operate Gas Compressors and
Production Equipment. (Dial indicators, Laser alignment tools, feeler gauges,
Digital volts Ohm meter, and, Hydraulic torqueing equipment).Ability to demonstrate proper
technique while performing coupling alignments using both Laser and dial
indicator methods.Ability to decipher P's, Blueprints,
Installation Instructions, and Technical Manuals.

Skills, Abilities or Preferred Qualifications:

Motivated self-starter capable of working independently and
perform basic leadership. Proactively research using both internal and external resources.Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules,
operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.Ability to write legible, routine correspondence and to speak
effectively as well as coherently with management and other employeesKnowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the
construction or repair, troubleshooting, installation, and commissioning of
natural gas refrigeration and process systems.Ability to understand and follow instructions furnished in
written, oral, or diagram form.

Working Conditions


While performing the duties of this
Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or
feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently
required to stand; walk; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly/frequently lift
and/or move up to 25 pounds and Infrequently/occasionally lift and/or move up
to 50 pounds using proper lifting techniques.


While performing the duties of this
Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and adverse
outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high,
precarious places and fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work
environment is usually loud.


The above statements are intended to
describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people
assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Enerflex grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified
persons without regard to race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion,
genetic information, mental or physical disability, or any other characteristic
protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Equal employment
opportunities are provided in recruitment, hiring, promotions, wages, benefits,
and other terms, conditions and privileges of employment.