IHG® Hotels & Resorts is one of the world’s leading hotel companies, with a promise to provide True Hospitality for everyone. As one of the world’s largest upscale brands, we have properties located in major urban centres, gateway cities and resort destinations all around the globe.

Be part of Fiji’s globally anticipated new resort. At Crowne Plaza Hotel & Resorts, we support colleagues in delivering an unscripted approach to service that encourages warm, engaging interactions between the hotel team and guests. In our hotels you’ll find a team who are people-first, professional and inclusive.

If you are confident, positive, inventive and love to connect and collaborate you’ll feel at home and excel at Crowne Plaza.

What is the job?
We go above and beyond to keep our guests’ experiences on track. If you can it for our hotel to run smoothly, you could be the perfect match as our new Refrigeration/HVAC Technician. The Refrigeration Technician is responsible for the seamless operation of the resort air conditioning and ventilation systems. In addition, all fridge/freezer operations are also to be maintained and kept operational to minimize disturbance with operations.



A little taste of your day-to-day:
Reporting to the Chief Engineer/Assistant Chief Engineer, ideally you’ll have some or all of the following competencies and experience we’re looking for:

Performs complex repairs such as refurbishing compressors to include, installing and fitting connecting rods, crank shafts, piston rings, bearings, and bushings; overhauling valves by adjusting or replacing gaskets, springs, floats, diaphragms, valve fittings, seals, and couplings; and aligning motors and flywheel drives.
Constructs, assembles, and installs HVAC and refrigeration equipment and units working from blueprints, schematics, wiring diagrams, and other plans and specifications.
Assesses and determines the location of faulty equipment and the kind and type of supplies and work needed to repair and balance systems.
Diagnoses and troubleshoots mechanical issues and optimizes energy usage in the HVAC systems by working with BA system technicians to review the BA system sequence of operations, features, trends, and settings.
Assesses the probability of malfunctions and leaks by evaluating BA system alerts and trend information, applying prescribed testing procedures, reviewing preventative maintenance history, and by visual and audible examination of the equipment.
Dismounts, removes, overhauls, cleans, and reinstalls pumps including disconnecting and reconnecting piping and electrical wiring as needed.
Installs, services, repairs, and balances air handling equipment for single and multiple zone units to include lubricating components; cleaning filters and coils; changing belts, bearings, fan blades, and squirrel cages; and installing and adjusting pulleys, sheaves, and bushings.
Inspects, maintains, repairs, and installs heating and chilled water supply and return lines; checks temperatures in condensate lines and traps; repairs or replaces traps as required using temperature sensing and ultrasonic equipment; and cleans, repairs, or replaces strainers, valves, operators, and other fittings.
Inspects condensate stations to ensure proper operation of heating systems; repairs, adjusts, or replaces controls, meters, and condensate tanks.
Services, maintains, repairs, and replaces controls and sensing devices which are necessary for the proper operation of HVAC systems and auxiliary components.
Measures, cuts, insulates, installs, and seals ductwork according to requirements.
Conducts testing on water treatment systems, including sampling and documenting findings of closed and open loop chemical residuals; consults with higher-level worker or supervisor on results; and adds chemicals as directed.
Performs preventative maintenance on HVAC and refrigeration equipment that involves mechanical equipment supporting sensitive or highly controlled environments such as data centers or laboratories.
Utilizes amp meters and volt meters to troubleshoot electrical problems with batteries, motor controls, refrigerators, power supplies, controllers, and wiring systems.
Assigns, demonstrates, and reviews the work of lower-level trades positions, laborers, and trainees on repair tasks for a specific work assignment.
An employee in this job participates in the performance of other trades’ tasks consistent with operational and organizational requirements.
Performs related work as required.
What we expect from you:
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Refrigeration & HVAC and similar experience in a luxury hotel and/or resort.
Ability to multitask.
Strong organizational skills.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Trade Certificate in Refrigeration and HVAC.
Reliable and efficient person.
Must be good with tools and have an eye for detail.
Be a team player and be willing to work odd hours.
How do I deliver this?

There’s so much more to the job than we can capture here. It’s simply about creating great experiences, doing the right thing and understanding people.



What we offer

In return we’ll give you a competitive salary package including, free transfers within the Nadi area to the resort and back, food and beverage discount, discounted room rates worldwide and the opportunity to progress your career with IHG®.

Most importantly, we’ll give you the room to belong.

At IHG Hotels & Resorts, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

IHG Hotels & Resorts provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to an individual’s, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital or familial status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

IHG is committed to promoting a culture of inclusion where everyone feels safe, respected and valued. We seek talent from all backgrounds to join our teams and encourage our colleagues to bring their authentic and best selves to work.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

Fiji Residents Only

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