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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Ammonia Refrigeration Technician in Aberdeen, Maryland

Position Overview

The primary purpose of this position is to: Assist in overseeing the safe operation, daily monitoring and maintenance of large scale industrial anhydrous ammonia and R-22 refrigeration systems. Oversee the safe operation, daily monitoring and maintenance of industrial and office HVAC systems. Provide assistance to Manager of Facilities Maintenance to ensure assets (Refrigeration/HVAC/Electrical systems) are managed in accordance with the following: IIAR (International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration), ASHRE (American Society of HVAC and Refrigeration Engineers), ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), EPA, OSHA and applicable State and Local Codes.

Job Description


  • Assist in oversight and management of Refrigeration, Electrical, and HVAC systems including monitoring and trending, troubleshooting and repairs (Compressors, condensers, fans, heating, cooling, contactors, motors, micro processors, frequency drives, etc.).

  • Conduct preventive maintenance (P.M.'s) within established timelines (assist in oil analysis, filter changes, calibration of sensors and transducers, compressor alignment checks/adjustments, etc.).

  • Perform leak detection, conduct required inspections and reporting, ensure product integrity is maintained through temperature monitoring & control. Observe and report equipment condition, provide clear and concise communication with Management. etc. Responsible for logging time and materials into computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) on a daily basis in the form of work orders, P.M.s, etc.

  • Responsible for daily communication of all pertinent information regarding system operation and maintenance to departmental management and refrigeration teams. Responsible for housekeeping and clean up of refrigeration machine rooms, refrigeration maintenance areas, and all proiect areas on a dailv basis.

  • Assist management in developing standard operating procedures, and assisting in the scheduling of repairs and maintenance for refrigeration and HVAC systems. Assist in managing outside mechanical and refrigeration contractors conducting service, repair and new contract work.

  • This position will also assist the building and material handling equipment maintenance teams. Duties will include assisting in general building repairs, electrical troubleshooting and repairs, forklift repair and maintenance, changing and servicing lift batteries, and other general maintenance activities.

  • Travel Required:No


  • Warehouse : Perishable Warehouse (28F to 60F)


  • Specialized Knowledge : Glycol Systems, computerized control systems

  • Special Skills : HAZMAT, Low Voltage Control Systems, OSHA, Good Manufacturing Processes, PSM, RMP

  • Physical abilities: : Site inspections, equipment inspections, mechanical repairs and replacements, all which require good mobility, physical exertion, walking, bending, reaching, climbing ladders, carrying tools and parts, etc.

  • Other: : Critical Issue: Ammonia Incident: a) Assist in assessment of issue and impact to business bodel b) Assist in communicating issue and impact to Maintenance and Facility Management and Senior Director of Corporate Refrigeration c) Participation of the incident investigation team d) Assist in implementing incident investigation plan for final issue abatement and remediation including associated schedule and costs

  • NA :

Years Of Experience

  • 0-2 : Associate 2 year in HVACR, Refrigeration/Electrical, Trade School Certification, or equivalent experience, 2 years in Refrigeration/Electrical/HVAC or equivalent experience.


Associate Degree - General Studies, Attendance, Initiative, Productivity, Quality, Safety, Values


1st Shift (United States of America)


C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

About Our Company

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Company: C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Job Area: Facilities - Maint

Job Family: Facilities

Job Type: Regular

Job Code: JC0980

ReqID: R-248509