Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics assemble, install, maintain and repair industrial, commercial and domestic airconditioning and refrigeration systems and equipment.
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Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics
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This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.
- establishing job requirements from drawings and specifications, and laying out installation reference points
- drilling holes, installing mounting brackets and cutting, bending and threading piping
- installing and repairing components such as compressors, motors, condensers, evaporators, switches and gauges, and copper lines for steam, gas, refrigerant, compressed air, oil and chilled water
- bolting, soldering, riveting, welding and brazing pipes to connect equipment, and checking alignment and accuracy of fit
- filling systems with gas or fluid to check for leaks
- test-operating refrigeration systems, checking mechanisms and making adjustments
- removing test gas and fluid using vacuum pumps, and filling with refrigerant
- checking and overhauling refrigeration systems, diagnosing faults and repairing and replacing defective components
- adjusting system controls and mechanisms and reassembling systems
- recording causes of malfunctioning and action taken
- Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic
VET (Vocational Education And Training)
- Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration
Other Careers In This Industry
- Calan Electrical Pty Ltd
- Calan Electrical is looking to hire Electrical apprentices.
The apprentice will work on commercial style projects and work closely with skilled tradesman.
The apprentice will get the opportunity to broaden there knowledge and skills with electrical work and be a qualified electrical tradesman at the end of the apprenticeship.
- Career path
- Learn a specialised skill
- Opportunity to grow within the business
- Trades & ServicesElectricians
- Wed 11 Dec , 2019
- Artarmon, New South Wales
- Tue 10 Dec , 2019
- Wetherill Park, New South Wales
- Fri 6 Dec , 2019
- Moorabbin, Victoria
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