Position: Commercial Refrigeration Service Technician


719 County Road 1, PO Box 617
South Point, OH 45680-0617

Phone Toll Free: 800-624-3439

Fax: 740-377-4701


Position Location: Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia

Cities: Lexington, KY, Columbus. OH, Toledo, OH, Dayton, OH, South Point, OH, Charleston, WV

Minimum Training Education: High School Diploma, with 2 years vocational, or other specialized training, in Refrigeration, HVAC, Industrial Electronics, Mechanical systems, or similar fields. Five years of verifiable in-field experience in Supermarket Refrigeration service may be considered in lieu of specialized training or vocational Education. Must be computer literate, and able to program electronic refrigeration controls. Must be proficient in silver/solder brazing.

Minimum Years Experience: 2-4 years

Specific job responsibilities/qualifications required including certificates: We are seeking several Refrigeration Service Techs in various locations throughout Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia. Must have a Universal class, of Type II EPA certification. Job Candidate must possess good communication skills and be able to interact in a professional manner with customers, and our home office. Responsibilities include conducting preventative maintenance, troubleshooting supermarket, and or industrial refrigeration equipment. This requires an in-depth knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and electronic controls.

Specific duties to include the diagnosis, and repair of commercial refrigeration equipment, and certain repairs to other electrical/mechanical supermarket equipment such as hydraulic dock lifts, or cardboard balers. Must be able to change out refrigeration compressors, fan motors, and other electrical controls, using your own hand tools. Specific tools such as torch outfits, vacuum pumps, refrigerant recovery equipment shall be provided by our company. A fully equipped service truck shall be provided each qualified service tech.

Must be able to read electrical control circuit diagrams and be able to document field changes to equipment both on wiring diagrams, and work orders.

General Refrigeration is a closely held corporation having been in business for 32 years. Our service operations cover a 4 state area, with equipment sales nationwide, and in Canada. We specialize in Supermarket refrigeration, and we are a direct affiliate of Refrigeration Industries Corporation, which has designed, patented, and produced refrigeration parallel compressor rack systems for the commercial refrigeration industry. Please visit for details. We also install complete supermarkets using our own refrigerated display cases produced by our affiliate company. Our employees enjoy working in an atmosphere where they have an open line of communication all the way to the top, including the company CEO. We wish for our employees to excel, and advance on their own, believing there is no limit to ones' ability, and attitude towards career advancement.

We offer a competitive compensation package, based upon job experience, with vacation, holiday, hospitalization, 401K, and payroll savings plan. We do pay travel time both ways, provide for overnight accommodations when travel is required outside your assigned service area. Job Candidates will be challenged to innovate, and encouraged to apply their knowledge, and be well rewarded for results.

General Refrigeration began in 1974 and has conducted business as a general building contractor, electrical contractor, refrigeration equipment installation contractor, refrigeration sales and service company, and a refrigeration engineering / consultant firm. Our installations range from convenient stores up to 93,000 sq. ft. full service supermarkets.

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  • Office:

    719 Co Rd 1
    South Point, OH 45680

  • Phone:

    (740) 377-9162