Link Engineering Refrigeration Technician in Warminster, Pennsylvania

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Link Engineering Company (LINK) is a premier designer and manufacturer of precision test equipment, we specialize in developing customized solutions for Automotive, Aviation, Off-Highway, Rail and Civil Engineering industries. We are headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, and maintain testing laboratories, manufacturing, and support facilities around the globe.

Established in 1935, we have been a family-owned company for generations, we treat our customers and employees as if they are part of our family. We set our employees up for success, as they are given constant opportunities to learn and develop new skills. As many of our team members have been with LINK for a generation or more, the LINK team is equipped with a wealth of knowledge, providing decades of hands-on experience and out-of-the box thinking to OEM’s and suppliers everywhere.

We are looking for a talented Refrigeration Technician who will be responsible for using schematics to lay out and install mechanical components, braze and solder piping, perform leak and vacuum testing, and charge systems with refrigerant. Additional work will be done on refrigeration systems and other process fluid loops for walk-in freezers, environmental rooms, automotive test benches, calorimeters and other equipment primarily for the OEM automotive and HVAC testing markets.

Main Responsibilities Include

  • Reads and comprehends process flow schematics

  • Cuts, mounts, and connects process piping

  • Uses basic power and hand tools to build equipment including mounting components

  • Screws, bolts, rivets, solders, and brazes parts to assemble structural and functional systems

  • Works with production and engineering teams to ensure system specifications are met

  • Lifts or hoists and aligns components into position

  • Fills process loops with specified gases or fluids

  • Cuts, threads, and connects pipe to functional components and water or power system on premises

  • Insulates piping, heaters, various other system components

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Universal EPA certification for refrigerant work

  • Experience with steam, black iron, stainless, brass, and PVC piping, pipe fitting and soft, silver soldering and brazing

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Mechanical — Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

  • Knowledge of industrial process mechanical systems

  • Mechanical inclination and a willingness to grow and learn. The ability to work independently, with direction, and in groups.

Physical Requirements

This position is located in a manufacturing environment and will involve hands-on work with tools and testing equipment. Physical activity will include lifting (up to 50 lbs.), bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, hand-eye coordination, and manual dexterity.

LINK is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. VEVRRA Federal Contractor.

LINK is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employees to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States.

Accessibility for Applicants with Disabilities: If you need a reasonable accommodation for the online application process due to a disability please call 1-734-453-0800. Please provide your contact information and details about the posted position of interest. Only inquiries regarding assistance for those who need an accommodation with the online application process due to a disability will be returned.

Note to all Agencies / Direct Placement: LINK has a team of dedicated recruiters who are responsible for all hiring needs. Our practice is to partner and work with our approved vendors only and on an as needed basis. LINK has identified and finalized our list of preferred vendors and the review process has been closed. We do not accept resumes from recruiting agencies that are not a preferred vendor, have not been authorized or approved by Corporate Recruiting to partner on a position and have not signed LINK’s vendor agreement. Any resumes submitted from unapproved vendors will be considered unsolicited, and LINK will not be obligated to pay a referral fee.