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Refrigeration Technician

Delaware North at Nationwide Arena

200 West Nationwide Boulevard
Columbus, OH 43215

Regional Office
Gestionado Por Delaware North
Tiempo Completo

The Opportunity 

Delaware North Sportservice is hiring a full-time Refrigeration Technician to join our team at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. As a Refrigeration Technician, you will provide prompt, professional and courteous responses to all requests, including those from food and beverage service provider, other contracted building service providers and Ballpark patrons. In addition the refrigeration appliance repair person will assist to ensure compliance with all City, State and Federal safety and environmental laws, codes, standards and regulations. 


$30.00 - $35.00 / hourInformation on our comprehensive benefits package can be found at


We care about our team member’s personal and professional well-being. Delaware North provides a benefits package designed to give you the comfort, safety, and security you need to deliver exceptional experiences for our guests. All team members receive benefits including:

  • Weekly pay
  • Employee assistance program 
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employee discounts
  • Flexible work schedules

Eligible team members may also receive: health, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid vacation days and holidays, paid parental bonding leave, and tuition and/or professional certification reimbursement.


  • Perform maintenance on chilled water air handlers and fan coils.
  • Test, adjust and repair sewer diverts as needed.
  • Perform reclaiming refrigerants, charging refrigerants, repairing leaks, and brazing.
  • Compose written, factual reports of occurrences and incidents on property, including appropriate and prompt completion notices relative to all assigned work orders.
  • Perform refrigerator and ice machine troubleshooting and repairs.
  • Search for opportunities to improve the physical facility, including identifying problem or deficient areas, developing immediate solutions and recommending work flow efficiencies.


  • High School Diploma or GED is required, college degree a plus.
  • Minimum 5 years previous experience.
  • HVAC/Refrigeration training and certification.
  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook. Experience in CAD a plus.
  • Clear understanding of OSHA regulations and the ability to proactively ensure compliance with such regulations.
  • Knowledge of basic hand tools and power tools.

Physical Requirements 

  • Ability to travel to and gain access to various areas of the ballpark for prolonged periods of time.
  • Ability to stand for the entire length of shift.
  • Ability to lift and transport 25lbs or more.
  • Ability to climb up and down stairs and ladders, access remote work areas and confined spaces.
  • Ability to use full range of manual dexterity. 
  • Ability to work in both indoor and outdoor locations, during a variety of weather situations.

Shift Details 

Day shiftEvening shiftOn callEvenings as neededEvent based

Who We Are 

Delaware North operates concessions, premium dining, and retail at Nationwide Arena since dating back to the year 2000. The 18,500-seat venue is home to the NHL’s Columbus Blue Jackets, and hosts concerts and events. We manage concession outlets, including diner-themed stands that offer traditional arena fares such as hot dogs, pretzels, popcorn, and a variety of beers featuring local Ohio breweries.

At Delaware North, you’ll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it’s in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there’s no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision and grow with us.

Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.

Publicado 12 De Julio De 2024

Delaware North at Nationwide Arena

Delaware North has operated concessions, premium dining and retail at Nationwide Arena since 2000. The 18,500-seat venue is home of the NHL’s Columbus Blue Jackets, and hosts concerts and events.

Delaware North manages 68 concession outlets, including diner-themed stands that offer traditional arena fare such as hot dogs, pretzels, popcorn and a variety of beer featuring local Ohio breweries.