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HVAC Lab Technician

Job Description

SolarEdge is a top global leader, manufacturing smart energy solutions. The company's broad range of products encompasses intelligent inverter and storage systems, advanced UPS systems, revolutionary EV charger, and by doing that, we are changing the way Electricity is being produced.

For a new R&D team, which is responsible for the design and development of SolarEdge new products line in the HVAC field, we are looking energetic, talented and experienced technician who is looks for challenging opportunities in this continuously growing industry.

In this role, you will be part of a growing development team. You will take place in building and testing our next generation products and you will have significant influence on the success of this project.

What will you be doing in this position?

In support of HVAC products development programs, the technician will install and test various air conditioning equipment, calibrate electromechanical and electronic measuring, recording, and indicating instruments and equipment for conformance to established standards.

Conduct testing procedures on components, subsystems, prototypes and finished production equipment per company standards in support of HVAC products development cycle

Prepare equipment for tests, including complete installation of air conditioners with execution of refrigerant, mechanical and electrical works in company’s internal labs as well as in external laboratories

Build setup for various standard tests and adapt setup and test equipment to new situations, based on test request documents, instructions and standards

Sets up standard and special purpose laboratory instrumentation for the tests 

Record observed data on appropriate forms and prepare test reports

Perform routine maintenance of designated test equipment, instruments and laboratory area

Maintain effective communication with project team to assure performance of duties

Integrate continuous improvement concepts and techniques into all aspects of the job

Professional Requirements:

Technical cooling and air conditioning degree/certification (Technician, Practical Engineer), at least five years’ experience as a laboratory technician

Technical electricity certification (low voltage) 

Knowledge and experience in refrigeration systems, electrical systems, and controls

Experience in psychrometrics and calorimetric laboratories 

Use of various laboratory instruments and equipment

Computer skills: MS Office, test control and data monitoring & logging (LabVIEW or other), HVAC lab software

Minimum five years of experience with HVAC equipment function and operation, working knowledge of air conditioners operation and ability to troubleshoot

Proven technical skills: electrical works, instrumentation, refrigerant charging and recovery procedures, cooper pipework working with brazing tools, wiring, soldering

Additional skills:

Independence, rapid learning ability and decision-making ability

Team player, excellent interpersonal communication skills

Ability to withstand pressure and perform well in multiply tasks environment

Organizational skills, accuracy and an eye for details

Service orientation