Refrigerator Installer

Air-Conditioning Installer

Home Appliance Technician

Home Appliance Repairman

Minimum ? 5th pass

Previous relevant work experience

The tasks an Assembler, Refrigerator and Air-Conditioning Unit is expected to perform include:

Assembling and installing refrigerator and air-conditioning units

Ensuring attainment of desired temperature

Assembling frame or body of refrigeration or air-conditioning equipment by tightening respective parts with nuts, bolts, rivets, hinges, etc.

Insulating frame and tank with insulating material

Fabricating evaporator coils to required size and shape depending on type and nature of air-conditioning unit handled

Fitting various controls and accessories like expansion valve and refrigerant controls as detailed

Connecting copper or iron pipes to different units of segments

Charging refrigerator with gas or liquid as freezing medium

Ensuring conformity with specifications and prescribed performance of assembled unit

Installing assembled unit at premises and giving power connection to unit by fitting necessary gadgets and adjusting various controls to suit required freezing or cooling temperature

Repairing and overhauling air-conditioning and refrigerator equipment

Installing commercial air conditioning equipment to premises and rooms, and making necessary changes to buildings to ensure air tightness

Competent in fabricating parts and joining them together to construct products

Expertise in reading technical schematics to become familiar with the construction process

Proficient in measuring parts and using tools to shape and trim

Well-versed with welding or using bolts and screws

Knowledgeable about insulation, wires, etc.

Ability to perform minor repairs to products rejected from production assembly line

Proficient in handling various hand and power tools, such as hacksaws, drill presses and forklifts, etc.

Will be updated

Good communication

Technical skills

Problem solving skills

Customer service skills

Manual dexterity

Good eyesight

Ability to determine colours

Physically fit

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL) and Hearing Impaired (HH)

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

Occupational hazards include exhaustion, strained vision, back aches, general fatigue, stress, cuts, mild electrical shocks, etc.

Health risks include exposure to electrical wires, sharp tools, heavy lifting, bending, standing for long hours, exposure to toxic fumes and chemicals, etc.

For candidates with up to 2 years? experience ? INR 13,000 to INR 14,000 per monthFor candidates with 2 to 5years?experience?INR 22,000 to INR 25,000 per monthFor candidates with over 6 years? experience ? INR 30,000 to INR 40,000 per month(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Growth of Electronics Sector in India

India?s consumer electronics market is estimated to touch 12,690 crore by 2022, up from an estimated 7,200 crore in 2015.The organized sector is likely to increase its market share from 90 percent in 2013 to 95 percent in 2022. Also, the increasing size of the Indian telecom industry is expected to encourage several foreign equipment manufacturers to establish manufacturing facilities in India.

Electronics & IT Hardware is one of the emerging sectors for employment growth in India. The industry currently employs over 4.3 million people across manufacturing, sales and marketing (including retail), and repair & maintenance segments.

Policy initiatives for promoting manufacturing along with increasing disposable income would drive the growth for the sector. It is projected that the repair and maintenance segment would contribute to maximum growth of employment in the industry. This indicates good job prospects for professionals such as Assembler, Refrigerator and Air-Conditioning Unit.

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