Are you looking for a really “cool” career? Then a job as a refrigeration and air conditioning mechanic may be for you. Reliable heating and cooling systems are vitally important to the comfort levels of offices, hospitals, shopping centres, sporting facilities, industrial complexes and homes.
Refrigeration and air-conditioning mechanics assemble, install, service and repair industrial, commercial and domestic refrigeration and air-conditioning systems. When air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment breaks down, mechanics diagnose the problem and make repairs.
In the construction industry, refrigeration and air-conditioning mechanics are mainly employed by air-conditioning engineering contractors to install and service large heating and cooling systems in shopping centres, hotels, offices, hospitals and factories.