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Refrigeration Technician

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Yalelo is seeking a Refrigeration Technician to complete various tasks pertaining to the operation of refrigeration units in our production unit.

The role is based in Siavonga.

The Right-Fit candidate must have minimum 2 years experience working with the following units:

  • Sindice flake ice machine
  • Snow blast freezer
  • Servicing Blitzer compressors
  • Overhauling Blitzer compressors

The Refrigeration Technician Must be able to:

  • Understand the principles of Refrigeration.
  • Understand compliance standards.
  • To diagnose problems and make repairs to refrigeration equipment.
  • Replace parts and run tests to ensure the systems are working properly following repairs.
  • Charge Refrigerant, detect leakage, braze copper to copper, flare copper pipe tubing, install and commission a new installation refrigeration unit.
  • Follow a checklist of parts and operations that need to be tested during a routine inspection of existing equipment, such as compressors, condensers, electrical connections, and motor operations.

Minimum Qualification & Competences:

  • Craft Certificate-Refrigeration/Cold Chain Maintannce
  • Minimum 2 year experience of Refrigeration maintenance in an industrial environment.
  • Knowledge of work and safety rules & regulations
  • Local Statutory Safety and Environment regulations and procedures
  • Strong computer knowledge mainly Word and Excel.
  • This is a full-time position, and the successful candidate must be available to work weekdays and weekends including rotational shifts.

Method of Application

If this is YOU, Yalelo wants to hear from you today!!!

To apply for this job please, please send a cover letter, CV, academic and professional Qualifications to Human Resources Business Partner – Production via email

Application deadline
13 Oct 15:00
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Yalelo is a pioneer of aquaculture in Zambia, bringing together local resources and world-leading practices. The company implements a scalable solution to ease the pressure on Zambia’s wild-capture fisheries sector. Founded in 2011, Yalelo is now a leading fisheries firm in Zambia and among the largest aquaculture firms in Africa. This company breeds and grows its tilapia on the shores of Lake Kariba and sells nation-wide. Yalelo’s pristine water locally produced non-GMO fish feed and a robust cold-chain result in product quality and affordability that are transforming customer experience.