Refrigeration Technician in Manitowoc, WI at Welbilt

Date Posted: 3/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Now hiring a Refrigeration Technician at our Manitowoc Ice Facility!

As a Refrigeration Technician this person supports the: Performance Test, and Accelerated Test areas, by assisting with tasks related to: product variants; test fixtures; NPI (New Product Introduction) verification and validation activities. This position is technical and hands on in nature. The ideal candidate will be a team participant, with the ability to demonstrate growth and experience through participation.

Reporting directly to the Manager Engineering Lab; this position is located at Manitowoc Ice, a division of Welbilt, Inc. in Manitowoc, WI*.

We put the 'fast' in fast food and the refinement in fine dining. We put the icy refreshment in sodas and the 'rocks' in signature cocktails. Be part of an industry that touches every life. Advance your career with the leader in foodservice innovation!

Essential Job Functions:

  • Operate performance test room and Ice Machine 'Unit under test' (UUT)
  • Operate lab equipment such as: scale, flow meter, overhead hoist, dimensional and electrical measuring equipment
  • Operate Computer (Microsoft Office) and National Instruments (NI) Data acquisition systems
  • Mentor in the basic function of common refrigeration components
  • Mentor in the basic function of common electrical components
  • Mentor in the basic function of common mechanical components
  • Mentor in the use of a variety of hand tools in the appropriate application
  • Coordinate the work of others, to accomplish assigned tasks


Job Requirements

Basic Job Requirements:

  • Associates Degree, Technical Diploma or Certificate and a minimum of 3 years of experience in Electro-mechanical or HVACR or will consider five years of progressive experience in HVACR; in lieu of education.
  • E.P.A Type I, II refrigerant handling certificate preferred
  • Exhibit the ability to mentor entry level technicians on the performance test rooms and Unit under test's
  • Consistently demonstrate an advanced level, in one or more of the following specialized skills:
  • Refrigeration Theory; Electronics & Controls; National Instruments Data Acquisition; Calibration System Management;  System level Electrical Theory; Bill of Materials Management; New Product Introduction Process Execution

*Known as America’s #1 Selling Ice Machine, Manitowoc Ice designs and manufactures a complete range of cube, flake, and nugget ice machines, ice storage bins, and ice dispensers with 200+ models in ice-making capacities from 65 to 3,000 pounds per day.  Our products can be found in hospitals, schools, hotels, restaurants, and convention centers all over the world.