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Aventure Staffing Refrigeration Mechanic in Cherokee, Iowa

Refrigeration Mechanic | $29-$34/ hour DOE

Monday – Friday, 6:00am – 3:00pm with some Saturday work

A food production company in Cherokee, IA is hiring a Refrigeration Mechanic to join their team! This position requires an organized individual, who is self-motivated and can work independently. This candidate will need to maintain, operate, inspect, and repair various types of ammonia refrigeration equipment in a plant setting. This is a great career opportunity to work with a long-term reputable company in the area. Apply now while this opening is available!


  • Must possess the ability to operate the entire refrigeration system to maintain temperatures to keep the plant at operating temperatures and in accordance with HACCP, and USDA compliance.

  • Complete daily computer tasks along with keeping PM and work orders up to date with accuracy and clarity

  • Perform preventive maintenance requirement on engines, motors, pneumatics, hydraulics, electrical control systems, conveyor systems and production machines

  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical/electronic equipment including but not limited to programmable controls, variable speed AC drives, power supplies, gearboxes, and pumps.


  • Minimum of 5 years proven experience in industrial refrigeration (ammonia systems), boilers, HVAC/R. RETA 1 & 2 Certifications a plus

  • Must be able to wear a respirator and pass a pre-employment physical

  • Computer experience/operation and an understanding of PLC operation

  • Universal EPA certification OR ability to obtain within 90 days

  • Thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic components and equipment and ability to read and understand electrical schematics.

Benefits & Pay

  • $29-$34/ hour DOE

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Health Care Plan with Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage including Life Insurance

  • Paid Holidays & PTO

  • 401K

Our job is to get YOU hired (and it's free!) For more information, call or stop by our office today! If you’ve applied to Aventure before, simply give us call to put your name in for this position.

221 E. Main St. | Cherokee, IA | (712) 221-3272

Aventure Staffing is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. A drug screen and background may be required.