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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

Welders and Fitters - Stainless Pipe

ALTA Refrigeration has an immediate need for welders and fitters. A minimum of 5 years’ experience is preferred.

Requirements

  • Welders will need to pass a 6G stainless certification.
  • Welders and fitters will be fabricating industrial equipment in a manufacturing environment.

Job Type: Full-time
Required education: High school or equivalent

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Certified Pipe Welders and Fitters – Field

Requirements

  • Welders will need to pass a 6G carbon pipe welding certification.
  • Welders and fitters will be fabricating industrial equipment in a field environment.

Job Type: Full-time
Required education: High school or equivalent

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Pipe Insulators – Field

ALTA Refrigeration has an immediate need for welders and fitters. A minimum of 5 years experience is preferred.

Requirements

  • Insulators will install EPS Insulation on pipe and equipment.
  • Insulators will be working in a field environment.

Job Type: Full-time
Required education: High school or equivalent

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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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Parts Specialist

Location: Peachtree City, Georgia

Status: Full-time/Hourly, Non-Exempt

Recognized as an 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.

The Parts Specialist will be responsible for servicing the parts needs of both customers and Service Technicians for their repair needs.  This position will require excellent customer service skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Answer telephone calls and customer inquiries in a timely manner
  • Assist customers with their parts needs
  • Provide professional and courteous customer service
  • Obtain the correct parts and accessories for both customers and service technicians in a timely manner
  • Check, receive, ship, and store parts and freight as needed
  • Maintain all aspects of inventory control with accuracy
  • Maintain parts department in clean and orderly manner

Experience, Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Knowledge of industrial refrigeration parts
  • Inventory management and control knowledge
  • Must have good organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Good database management skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Highly motivated and proactive work style
  • Maintains a positive attitude
  • Demonstrated understanding and adherence to all work safety policies, procedures and governing requirements
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and experience with computer software programs

Pre-employment background screening (criminal, drug screen) is required for all positions.  MVR history is obtained for positions that require driving. 

 

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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.