Innovative Refrigeration Systems

Refrigeration Technician (Racine) - Racine

Racine, WI
Innovative was founded in 1993. Since the beginning, we have aligned ourselves with team-oriented cu

Job Description

Refrigeration Technician (Racine)

Posted: Friday, 1/12/2024

Innovative Refrigeration Systems, Inc. is a premier custom refrigeration system company that provides a one-stop shop for our valued customers. We are proud to provide everything from custom designed refrigeration systems to upkeep and maintenance for our clients. Because of our continuous growth, we are looking for qualified new teammates who share our drive and vision.

We are seeking a Regional Service Technician who is looking to grow their career. The ideal candidate will be able to think quickly on their feet and be able to problem solve effectively. This position would be a part of our Service department and would be responsible for the repair, maintenance, & support of industrial refrigeration equipment for our valued customers. A working knowledge of commercial & industrial refrigeration and electrical controls is required to be successful in this role.

Why work for us? We can offer you a career path and training to advance your career to the next level! We offer competitive salary, full benefits, substantial retirement packages (15% dollar for dollar match!), and growth opportunities to establish a career. Simply put, we are looking to invest time and money into developing the most elite team in the refrigeration industry. If you want to be the best in the business, this position is for you!


  • Monday – Friday (40-45 hours per week)
  • Emergency Response – 2 days per month
  • 2 nights per week spent out of town (hotel covered plus per diem)

Key Duties:

  • Responsible for refrigeration repair and maintenance support to industrial accounts in food and beverage and refrigerated storage equipment ranging from 100 HP to 5,000 HP
  • Perform routine and emergency service on ammonia and Freon refrigeration equipment commonly found in industrial applications
  • Use working knowledge of screw and reciprocal compressors, electrical troubleshooting all common types of ammonia central systems, & control/alarm systems to perform inspections and preventative maintenance as required
  • Demonstrate an understanding and adherence to all work safety policies, procedures and governing requirements
  • Minimum of 5 years’ of relevant experience required (supermarket/rack/industrial refrigeration systems)
  • Knowledge of controls and electric (high and low voltage)
  • Universal EPA certification
  • Motor alignment experience
  • RETA 1&2 certification preferred
  • Company is a tobacco-free workplace and, as such, no tobacco products are allowed during the workday on the jobsite(s).
  • Position requires a pre-employment drug screening, felony screening, and motor vehicle record screening
  • This position is a safety sensitive position and will require pre-employment and regular drug testing
  • Retirement plan; company matches dollar for dollar up to 15%
  • Health insurance; company pays 75% of the premiums for employee/family
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Weekly pay
  • Competitive vacation & holiday pay
  • Supplemental insurance available (Aflac)
  • Short-term & long-term disability coverage
  • Accidental death/dismemberment coverage after one year of employment
  • Life insurance coverage after one year of employment
  • Employee referral incentives
  • Opportunities for advancement, professional development, training opportunities, and apprenticeship programs available
  • Discounts on cell phone plans, rental vehicles, and other company discounts for eligible positions

Innovative Refrigeration Systems At A Glance

Innovative was founded in 1993. Since the beginning, we have aligned ourselves with team-oriented customers and vendors and have established team members that have proven themselves as producers. Through our consistent delivery of excellent products and service, Innovative Refrigeration has grown from a family-owned “garage shop” to a nationwide powerhouse in the cold storage and food processing industry. The personal commitment by our employees makes our customers’ projects a complete success. Our commitment to excellence in manufacturing, workmanship and service has given us national presence as well as projects in Mexico and Canada. We continue to expand the industry with state-of-the-art technology, energy saving solutions and innovative design, all while providing the best service available to our customers and vendors. Innovative Refrigeration Systems, Inc. is headquartered in Lyndhurst, Virginia surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains.
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