Refrigeration and Facility Technician

Job Description

Company: International Food Group Jacksonville
Location: US-FL-Jacksonville
Zip Code: 32209
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Position Type: Non-Exempt
Travel Percentage: 0



At Sysco we understand that building a great company is just like creating a great product - you must have all the right ingredients. For us, those ingredients are the cultures, backgrounds, ideas, and experiences behind our diverse workforce that embody Sysco. Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from the home.


As the export specialty division of Sysco, Sysco International Food Group, Inc. delivers the product selection, expertise, service and capabilities of the global leader in food service to the world. Every day, over 30 US based restaurant chains ranging from fine dining to quick service all rely on Sysco IFG to deliver their brand and unique customer experience to consumers in over 90 countries.


We currently have an opening for a Warehouse Checker.


Schedule- 9am to Finish Monday-Friday


This terrific opportunity is located at Sysco IFG's facility in Jacksonville, FL.





Position Title:

Refrigeration / Facility Technician


Refrigeration and facility maintenance                                                         



Briefly describe the major function of this position and the reason it exists.  Summarize into two or three sentences.

Assisting in and overseeing the safe operation, daily monitoring and maintenance of the facility, dock equipment, minor repairs of electrical devices, plumbing, material handling equipment, and security.  This position is also responsible for maintenance and monitoring of the ammonia systems and office HVAC systems.


In order of importance (most to least), briefly describe 4-6 primary responsibilities of the position, and approximate the percentage of time spent on each. 


% of Time

Primary Responsibility



Provide technical, customer relations, and personnel management for major programs and projects.



Performs general building maintenance and material handling equipment repair, including but not limited to:  Carpentry, painting, changing lights, maintenance of all tools, etc. and communicates updates to management



Maintains the freezer and cooler ammonia system through scheduled maintenance and necessary repairs



Oversees and manages refrigeration, electrical and HVAC systems



Conducts audits to ensure all required inspections and documentation is complete, timely and accurate



Completes all special projects as assigned


List the minimum required levels of Education, Experience, and Special Skills needed to perform the responsibilities of the position.



Minimum Required:  High school diploma or equivalent

Preferred:  HVAC/R schooling, RETA Certified Industrial Refrigeration Operator (CIRO) certification,  HAZWOPER 24 hours, Universal EPA Certification, Arc Flash Training   


Years and type of experience

Minimum Required:  Four years’ experience with service/maint. of HVAC / R and facility maintenance and a Valid Driver’s License and proof of insurance meeting company standards   



Type and proficiency

Minimum Required:  Ability to read, analyze and interpret technical procedures and government regulations, work successfully in a team environment, perform basic mathematical calculations, ability to work in all temperature zones, walk entire facility multiple times daily, bend and lift up to 100lbs. occasionally



International Food Group Jacksonville is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time