Air conditioning and refrigeration mechanics
Air conditioning and refrigeration mechanics assemble, install, maintain and repair air conditioning and refrigeration systems and equipment.
Tasks include -
(a) interpreting blueprints, drawings and other specifications;
(b) assembling, installing and repairing components such as compressors, motors, condensers, evaporators, switches and gauges for air conditioning and refrigeration systems;
(c) connecting piping and equipment by bolting, riveting, welding or brazing;
(d) testing systems, diagnosing faults and performing routine maintenance or servicing.
Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Air conditioning equipment mechanic
- Refrigeration mechanic
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Plumber and pipe fitter - 7126
- Ventilation pipe fitter - 7126