Transport Refrigeration Mechanics

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Transport Refrigeration Mechanics

Job Information
Author jonjotransportrefrigerationlimited
Date November 16, 2022
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company Thermo King Eastern Canada
Salary $30.00 - $32.00 - Per Hour
Location Mississauga, ON
Category Mechanic
Contact Information

Company: Jonjo Transport Refrigeration Limited o/a Thermo King Eastern Canada

Business information: Thermo King is the world leader in transport temperature control systems for trucks, trailers, buses and rail cars. Thermo King also manufactures auxiliary power units, which dramatically reduce engine idling. As part of Thermo King’s unmatched nationwide dealer network, we provide expert factory-trained service when and where you need it, and a complete line of genuine and competitive parts. Trust us to get you back on the road quickly and keep you up and running.

Business Location: 5-5845 Luke Road, Mississauga ON L4W 2K5

Work Location: 6243 Netherhart Rd, Mississauga, ON L5T 1G5 and 1821 Shawson Drive East, Mississauga, ON, L4W 1T9 and different customers’ locations in Ontario.

Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description

  • Install, troubleshoot, repair and overhaul entire heating, ventilation, air handling, refrigeration and air conditioning systems: Troubleshooting, diagnosis and repair of components on truck and trailer refrigeration units.
  • Install, maintain and repair equipment in refrigerated trucks used to transport food or medical supplies: Maintaining transport refrigeration unit on trucks and trailers by performing diagnostics using scanners, electronic test equipment, and on-board computers, completing preventive maintenance, component replacement, and service to refrigeration equipment.
  • Measure and lay out reference points for installation
  • Assemble and install refrigeration or air conditioning components: Installing various new units on trailers, trucks, vans
  • Measure, cut and connect piping using welding and brazing equipment
  • Start-up system and test for leaks using testing devices
  • Recharge system with refrigerant, check and test regulators, calibrate system and perform routine maintenance or servicing
  • Repair and replace parts and components for entire refrigeration, air conditioning: Maintains transport truck and trailer refrigeration units and truck APU’s  by reviewing shop orders; listening to operator complaints; repairing failures; removing, replacing, testing for Freon leaks, assembling, and installing parts and components involving soldering , welding and the use of refrigeration equipment.
  • Coach and instruct apprentices
  • Provide customer service
  • Drive a mobile truck to and from customers’ locations


– Education: Completion of high school is required

– Experience: Completion of a three- to five-year apprenticeship program or a combination of over three years of work experience in the trade and some high school, college or industry courses in mechanics is required.

– A valid ‘G’ driver’s license is required. If the candidate does not have a valid Ontario license, he/she must be eligible to obtain one.

– Ozone Depletion Prevention (ODP) Certificate is required. If the candidate does not have an ODP card, he/she must be eligible to obtain one.

– Work conditions and Physical Capabilities: Physically demanding; Handling heavy loads up to 75 lbs; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Bending, crouching, kneeling; Fast-paced environment.

– Work Site Environment: Dusty, noisy, Cold, hot, at heights

– Personal suitability: Dependability, reliability, judgement, team player, organized.

– Language: English is required

Salary: $30 – $32 per hour, 40-44 hours per week.

Benefits: Uniforms provided. Group insurance benefits, Disability insurance (LTD) and Life Insurance, Extended Medical benefits and Dental benefits provided. We also provide tool & boot allowances, vacation plan, RRSP program, reward & recognition program, and Employee Assistance Program-EAP.

Important Information: The position includes working 8 hours per day. Work schedule will be from Monday to Friday, from 7:30am to 4pm. Overtime work is available.

Apply by mail to: 5-5845 Luke Road, Mississauga ON L4W 2K5

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