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Boiler/Chiller Technician

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Overview

We are seeking a Boiler/Chiller Technician that is skilled at repairing and maintaining heating/cooling systems, like hydronic boilers, steam boilers, chillers, and cooling towers. This role requires a strong mechanical aptitude for troubleshooting production issues. If that sounds like you, read on!

 

 

Dr. Bronner’s Company Culture

 

Cool, kind, and capable employees are core to Dr. Bronner’s company culture! Our people are our greatest strength—strong and healthy relationships drive our success. Our workforce is impassioned, collaborative, engaged, and shares a commitment to diversity, inclusivity, and equity. Respect for differences in perspective and experience enriches our community with a sense of belonging. We seek to model a better, more just and caring world in how we show up for work, and how we show up for each other!

 

Benefits at a Glance

  • Company-paid Full Medical (PPO), Dental, Vision for Employees & Family
  • Annual Bonus – up to 10% of salary
  • Profit Sharing Program –up to 10% of salary + bonus fully funded by Dr. Bronner’s into your retirement account
  • Development & Training Program
  • 13 Paid Holidays
  • Child Care Assistance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Free Daily Vegan Lunches (onsite employees)
  • Green Team and Toastmasters
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Bring Your Dog to Work Program

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Starting Wage

$37.59/hr plus 10% shift differential

 

Location

On-site at headquarters in Vista, CA.

 

Schedule

10:00 am to 8:30 pm.

 

 

Responsibilities

Your duties will include to:

  • Perform repairs and preventative maintenance for heating/cooling systems such as hydronic boilers, steam boilers, chillers, air compressors and cooling towers.
  • Test and treat chiller/boiler feed water using specified chemicals.
  • Repair and maintenance a wide range of hot water and steam systems specifically strong working knowledge on hydronic and steam boilers (both flame and water tube systems), but not limited to electric water heaters, tankless systems, gas water heaters, and point of use systems.
  • Maintains and repairs water distributions systems such as water filters, softeners, piping and pumps.
  • Install single and multi-phase electrical circuits (conduit bending, wire pulling) repairs and/or replaces transformers, relays, capacitors, motors, contactors, and general electrical components.
  • Uses a wide range of HVAC-Systems such as chillers, cooling towers, RTU’s, split units, DX package units, walk- in coolers, heat pumps, furnaces, exhaust fans, economizers, and ice machines.
  • Repairs and maintenance compressed air and natural gas systems including all distribution lines, valves and control devices.
  • Work independently to perform preventative maintenance following written schedules and procedures. 
  • Strong mechanical aptitude for troubleshooting production issues, while minimizing downtime. Effectively communicate requirements and status to production leads.
  • Troubleshoot system issues and take corrective actions independently, while minimizing production downtime.
  • Ability to use scissor lift, forklift, pallet jacks and articulating boom lift
  • Assist in maintaining and identifying spare parts inventory for common repair supplies, equipment components and parts.
  • Assist with identifying training needed, along with preventive maintenance programs to optimize and maintain equipment.
  • Troubleshoot system issues and take corrective actions independently, while minimizing production downtime.  Highlight system issues for permanent corrective actions and process improvements.
  • Responsible for safety compliance personally and with equipment.
  • Participate in special projects and/or rebuilds.
  • Other duties as assigned within job scope.

 

Qualifications

We understand that not all candidates will meet every qualification and encourage all interested candidates to apply.

 

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 4 years of experience with HVAC Steamers/Chillers or related field.
  • Vocational trade certifications related to industrial HVAC steamers/chillers.
  • Ability to use common HVAC tools such as gauges, recovery equipment, leak detection devices.
  • Knowledge of electrical circuits, wiring, and operating principles of motors.
  • Must have reliable transportation and possess and maintain a valid California driver’s license including proof of personal vehicle insurance coverage and insurability under the Company’s insurance carrier standards.

 

Any combination of educational and/or work experience that would be equivalent to the stated minimum requirements would qualify for consideration of this position.

Dr. Bronner’s is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.