The average hourly pay for a Refrigeration Mechanic in South Africa is R86.00.
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Job Description for Refrigeration Mechanic
Refrigeration mechanics work in a variety of facilities to repair, install, inspect, and maintain air conditioning and refrigeration appliances. These appliances may include exhaust systems, kitchen and food storage equipment, commercial grade washers and dryers, and heating systems. The day-to-day duties of refrigeration mechanics include checking for leaks in gas and refrigeration appliances, ensuring the movement and lubrication of bearings, and inspecting the condition of belts involved in a…Read more
Refrigeration Mechanic Tasks
- Inspect, diagnose, maintain and repair refrigeration units.
- Assist with selection, connection, and installation of refrigeration units.
- Identify, order and install parts, new equipment or other needed items.
- Interpret mechanical and construction diagrams to ensure safe set-up and operation of units.
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Skills in System Repair, Maintenance and Problem Solving are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Commercial.
Pay by Experience Level for Refrigeration Mechanic
An early career Refrigeration Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R59.39 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Refrigeration Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R106.89 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Refrigeration Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R108.50 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R127.
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