Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (R & A) Technician

  • Lagos, Nigeria
  • Full-time

Company Description

The Place - We are a fast growing, world class, and dynamic, multi-billion Nigerian conglomerates, established and managed by a team of professionals with decades of management consulting and accounting experience/ training from Arthur Andersen (now KPMG in Nigeria). We are presently into restaurants, hotel, and nightclubbing. We are opening new outlets in Lagos and looking for high-flying individual who shares the values of hard work, commitment and integrity and places high premium on personal development and career growth.

Job Description

  • Conduct regular routine inspection of all company’s R & A equipment to drive the proactive identification of potential faults and stop them before failure;
  • Answer questions as to operation, features and functions of the company’s R & A equipment;
  • Service, repair and/or propose replacement of ACs, Chillers, Freezers and other refrigeration equipment;
  • Complete other duties assigned;
  • Identify or receive faults and analyse to identify root cause and resolve on R & A equipment;
  • Escalate issues to coordinator/vendor as required;
  • Ensure issues are properly logged and closed according to company’s policy;
  • Carry out and train others in carrying out preventive/proactive maintenance on R & A equipment;
  • Monitor usage of equipment to ensure they are properly handled;
  • Perform required documentations for each call, recording recommendations, repairs, accurate readings and observations;
  • Ensure all company’s R & A equipment are maintained to the highest standard;
  • Follow up escalated issues to ensure resolution and closure;
  • Ensure timely preparation and submission of daily reports;
  • Provide feedback on Vendor/service providers as required to help in their evaluation;
  • Propose/suggest ideas and recommendation on operations, equipment, preventive maintenance and spares management;
  • Support in preparation of equipment maintenance schedule and manuals;
  • Training and developing self;
  • Carry out any other maintenance job assigned to him by his supervisor;
  • Contribute actively at team meetings and departmental initiatives.


  • Trade Test 1 to 3 certificate with over 10 years hand-on experience in R & A or OND in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with over 7 years hands-on experience in R & A;
  • Must be able to troubleshoot, adapt and resolve/repair all issues that arise that would keep our R & A equipment from functioning properly;
  • Must be able to service and startup R & A equipment, and adjust to the manufacturer and job specification;
  • Must be computer – literate;
  • Must be organized and should be able to work under pressure;
  • Must be passionate about preventive maintenance;
  • Must be able to communicate both horizontally and vertically;
  • Must be result-oriented
  • With have high level of integrity
  • Must be a team player.

Additional Information

Candidates who do not meet the above criteria need not apply.