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Recognized as an expert in industrial refrigeration systems, ALTA Refrigeration has been in operation since 1975. We are a family-owned and family-oriented organization that places extreme value on our people. As a result, we have very little employee turnover and high customer satisfaction.

We are looking for team members who want a long term, rewarding career with a company that will invest as much in them as they invest in the company. ALTA Refrigeration is accepting resumes for the following positions – to see full descriptions click on the name of the position. Company benefits and application instructions are listed at the bottom of this page.

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Available Positions

Industrial Refrigeration Service Technician

Location: Position will service accounts across the U.S.

Status: Full-time/Hourly, Non-exempt

Alta Refrigeration has been in business since 1975. We are financially strong and place extreme value on our team. As a result, we have very little employee turnover and high customer satisfaction. We are looking for the team members that want a long term career with a company that will invest as much in them as they invest in the company.

We are looking for experienced refrigeration technicians that can travel to the customer site across the U.S. to diagnose and solve their problems.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Refrigeration repair and maintenance support to industrial accounts in the food and beverage, refrigerated storage, pharmaceutical, and gas processing industries
  • Perform routine and emergency service on commercial and industrial refrigeration equipment commonly found in industrial applications.
  • Maintain and manage truck inventory and / or job tool boxes in an accurate, neat and orderly manner as well as adhere to vehicle maintenance program guidelines (If applicable).
  • Expected to achieve RETA CARO certification.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive work experience in commercial industrial refrigeration service
  • Experienced in servicing a wide range of equipment including central ammonia/Freon systems, chillers, HVAC, ventilation, etc.
  • EPA 1 and 2 or universal certification
  • Valid Driver’s license and a safe driving record
  • Physically able to climb ladders, work at high elevations and lift objects up to fifty pounds
  • Must be able to pass physical examination and Respirator Fit Testing
  • Working knowledge of screw compressors, electrical troubleshooting of common types of industrial refrigeration systems and control alarm systems
  • Demonstrate an understanding and adherence to all work safety policies, procedures and governing requirements
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills, detail oriented and highly motivated
  • Self-starter
  • Basic computer skills (electronic documentation)
  • Ability to work unsupervised or with limited instruction
  • Available to travel up to 25%
  • Availability to be on call nights and/or weekends as required
  • Ammonia Refrigeration Service experience a plus but not required, will train the right candidate.
  • RETA certification preferred

To join our team you will need to:

  • Successfully pass drug screening, physical, and background checks
  • Possess a good driving record
  • Obtain an EPA Certification
  • Work towards the CARO Certification.

 

What we offer:

  • Higher than industry wages based on experience.
  • 48 hours PTO (Personal Time Off) after 60 days, 72 hours after 5 years, 96 hours after 10 years.
  • 40 hours Vacation after one year, 80 hours Vacation after two years.
  • Group Health Insurance with strong company contribution.
  • Company Funded Health Reimbursement Arrangement.
  • Company provided service vehicle.
  • Company provided phone.
  • Company provided laptop or tablet.
  • An impressive Tool allowance – up to $5,000.00 year.
  • Company paid training.
  • Long Term/Short Term Disability Insurance.
  • Company Paid Life Insurance.
  • 6% Company Match on 401(k).
  • Employee Referral Program.

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Materials Handler

Location: Peachtree City, GA

Status: Full-time/Hourly, Non-exempt

Recognized as the expert in industrial refrigeration systems, Alta Refrigeration has been in business since 1975. We specialize in the design and installation of field-erected, refrigeration systems for food processing plants, multi-temperature distribution centers, food service centers and cold storage facilities.  In 2013, we introduced our modular industrial refrigeration system as an efficient alternative to low charge ammonia refrigeration systems. Our industry-leading EXPERT line delivers the same refrigeration power as custom-built ammonia systems while using no water with the same annual power consumption. This synthetic refrigerant solution is the latest addition to our product line and has helped our customers reduce long term operational costs including power, water usage, and maintenance.

We are financially strong and place extreme value on our team. As a result, we have very little employee turnover and high customer satisfaction. We are looking for the team members that want a long term career with a company that will invest as much in them as they invest in the company.

We are seeking a Materials Handler to join our manufacturing shop in Peachtree City location.  The Materials Handler will be responsible for supporting our manufacturing operations by providing parts and supplies to manufacturing production workers.

 Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Physically pull parts from the warehouse for modular refrigeration units with accuracy
  • Operate forklift in and around warehouse
  • Maintain correct inventory and maintain clean warehouse
  • Restock parts as needed
  • Notify Inventory Manager of low stock
  • Comply with company and shop related safety policies and procedures
  • Perform other duties as assigned

 Qualifications and Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 1-2 years of inventory control experience
  • Experience in manufacturing industry preferred
  • Forklift certified preferred
  • Demonstrate an understanding and adherence to all work safety policies and procedures
  • Ability to work well with a team
  • Willingness to learn
  • Self-starter with a positive attitude

To join our team you will need to:

  • Successfully pass drug screening and background checks

What we offer:

  • Up to 96 hours of Paid Time Off
  • 40 hours Vacation after one year, 80 hours Vacation after two years
  • Group Health Insurance with strong company contribution
  • Company Funded Health Reimbursement Arrangement
  • Company Paid Long Term/Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • 6% Company Match on 401(k)
  • Employee Referral Program

 

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Benefits offered

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Group Health Insurance with strong company contribution

  • Company Funded Health Reimbursement Agreement
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Short Term/Long Term
  • Disability Insurance

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Paid Vacation and Paid Personal Time Off (PTO)

  •  Up to 10 days of Vacation
  •  Up to 15 days of PTO

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Dollar for dollar company match on 401(k), up to 6%

  • Up to $2,500 Employee Referral Program
  • Up to $5,000/year tool allowance for technicians

If you are interested in a position, please send your resume with salary requirements via:

Mail:
ALTA Refrigeration
403 Dividend Drive
Peachtree City, GA 30269-1905
Attention: HR

Email:
job1@altarefrigeration.com
***Note: if applying via email, please include the open job title in the subject line


ALTA is a certified drug-free company with the State of Georgia.