Reefer (Refrigeration) Technician at Vendease


Vendease is a fast-moving consumer goods e-procurement platform for B2B clients in Nigeria, with a mission to ensure hotels & restaurants are free to focus on catering for their customers. We take the problem of food supply-availability and quality off restaurant owners, so that they can focus on serving their customers. As an online marketplace, we give restaurants the opportunity to buy everything they need remotely and seamlessly from anywhere in the world.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Reefer (Refrigeration) Technician

Location: Lagos
Experience Level: Mid-Level

About the Role

  • We are looking for an experienced reefer technician to join our technical team.
  • As a reefer technician, you will be responsible for processing and completing work orders, servicing, preparing and installing new reefer systems, troubleshooting mechanical failures, and performing equipment maintenance.
  • You may also be required to advise on equipment upgrades and alternate cooling units.
  • To ensure success as a reefer technician, you should have advanced knowledge of HVAC and refrigeration systems, good mechanical skills, and excellent troubleshooting skills.


  • Processing and completing work orders.
  • Manage, troubleshoot and repair reefers
  • Ordering equipment supplies, repair modules, and sundries for the order.
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints and compliance schematics.
  • Installing climate control systems, refrigeration units, and beverage equipment.
  • Observing and testing newly installed systems.
  • Troubleshooting refrigeration equipment failures.
  • Maintaining stock levels.
  • Replacing worn seals, outer shells, and worn-out motors.
  • Informing management of repair costs and alternate cooling options.


  • Must have at least a Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSCE)
  • Previous experience as a refrigeration/reefer technician.
  • In-depth HVAC Knowledge
  • Braising and soldering skills.
  • Knowledge of local building codes.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and compliance schematics.
  • Advanced mechanical and diagnostic skills.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Physically fit and able to lift heavy equipment.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


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