Field Service Technician

A-Gas Americas
Ashland, VA
Jan 05, 2022
Jan 16, 2022
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Field Service TechnicianA-Gas Americas is looking to hire a full-time Field Service Technician, servicing the HVAC and specialty gas industries. Are you a people person who enjoys being out in the field? Do you want to work for a company that values you and appreciates your contributions? If so, please read on!This position is paid depending on experience. We also offer generous benefits including medical, dental, vision, paid holidays, paid time off (PTO), a 401(k), company-paid short-term & long-term disability, life insurance, training initiatives, professional certifications, a tuition reimbursement program, and more! If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply today!Company DescriptionA-Gas is the global expert in the supply and full life-cycle management of specialty chemicals and gases, providing refrigerants, blowing agents, fire protection agents, and carbon credit offsets to our customers around the world. Rapid Recovery is the company's service division and the number one provider of refrigerant recovery services for the HVAC, refrigeration, demolition, and marine industries. With industry-leading recovery, reclamation, and gas processing technologies, A-Gas continues to lead the industry in developing cutting-edge solutions designed to protect the environment. For more information on A-Gas, and our environmental journey, please go to PurposeThe Field Service Technicians are the frontline service leaders to all A-Gas Rapid Recovery customers in a geographic territory. This individual is responsible for job site service, preventative maintenance of equipment, refrigerant cylinder consolidation, and customer interaction. Projects range in size from single residential split systems to chilling systems operating on tens of thousands of pounds, to projects with thousands of units. Reports ToBusiness Development LeaderKey ResponsibilitiesTravel to assigned work sites daily to provide reclamation and recovery services of refrigerant and other specialty gas as required Provide exceptional service and customer support to all customers Find additional opportunities for service, gas buy-back, and refrigerant spot buy sales that help to meet or exceed territory targets Submit daily work orders and weekly expense reporting timely Provide proper care for your assigned vehicle by keeping it clean, in presentable condition, and maintained according to the vehicle manual Work in a safe manner, holding self and others accountable for safety standards Other duties as assigned Experience, Knowledge, and QualificationsA high school diploma or GED required 1-3 years related industry or mechanical experience preferred Must hold state-issued driver's license, be at least 21 years old with a clean driving record Must have the ability to work flexible hours, overtime may be required CDL Class C with HazMat Endorsement preferred, or ability to obtain certifications within 90 days of employment EPA Universal Certification preferred or ability to obtain certification within 90 days of employment Must possess the technical knowledge to perform the job and follow all safety procedures Computer skills required with the ability to type and utilize current technology Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to interact professionally with internal and external customers Physical Demands Must be able to work outside in the weather-related elements A lot of time will be spent in the truck, driving While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, and talk or hear This position entails very heavy work which requires exerting in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally (possibly up to 350 pounds), and/or in excess of 75 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force constantly to move/lift objects Skills and CompetenciesDependability Follows instructions and responds well to direction Takes responsibility for actions, and keeps commitmentsCompletes tasks on time or communicates alternate plans Safety and Security Observant of safety and security procedures Determines appropriate actions beyond guidelines and reports unsafe conditions Maintains proper use of equipment and materials Problem SolvingIdentifies and resolves problems in a timely mannerGathers and analyzes information skillfullyDevelops alternate solutions Works well in group problem-solving situations Self-Management and MotivationMaintains a transparent and team-based approach and orientationUnderstand the importance of deadlinesHighly organizedRecognizes the value of collaborationCultureHas a style of working that fits with the SPOT ON valuesSense of fun, Sense of Purpose, Professionalism, Leadership, Openness, Honesty, Trust, and RespectWe are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.#IND1