Avg. Base Hourly Rate (NZD)
The average hourly pay for an HVAC Refrigeration Technician is NZ$30.90
What is the Pay by Experience Level for HVAC Refrigeration Technicians?
An early career HVAC Refrigeration Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$27.25 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career HVAC Refrigeration Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$31.61 based on 12 salaries. An …Read more
What Do HVAC Refrigeration Technicians Do?
HVAC is an industry acronym for “heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning.” An HVAC refrigeration technician works to install, repair, and maintain air conditioning systems for commercial and residential buildings. Additionally, they work with companies using larger industrial refrigeration systems (such as restaurants, grocery stores, hospitals, and laboratories) to install new equipment and keep walk-in coolers and freezers operating at required safe temperatures. The HVAC refrigeration …Read more
- Repair and rebuild complex commercial HVAC and environmental systems, touring and inspecting regularly.
- Keep all HVAC and mechanical rooms clean, orderly, and organized.
- Calibrate thermostats and ensure appropriate temperatures are maintained.
- Oversee outside contractors and HVAC technicians to ensure timely service and performance.