HVAC Install Mechanic & Start-Up Technician


Position Summary

As a HVAC Install Mechanic & Start-Up Technician, you will be responsible for installation of residential and commercial HVAC equipment, control wiring and start-up procedures.

Long Term Employment Opportunity for right candidate! Ability to cross train and learn other disciplines of the HVAC field.

Work Hours (Approximate)

7:00 am – 3:30 pm. Some overtime, evenings, weekends and light travel as needed.

Pay Scale

$18.00 – 26.​00 /​hour

Salary is negotiable based on experience. We offer a full range of benefits to include medical, dental, vision, disability, paid vacations, life insurance, 401(k), incentive programs, tool purchase program and other perks.

Required Job Qualifications: (including but not limited to)

Installation of residential and commercial HVAC equipment.

Light experience with sheet metal and or duct board applications.

Control wiring and start up procedures.

Perform inspections of new equipment operations, make adjustments and repairs of new equipment to ensure constant and reliable indoor air comfort.

Operation, reclaim, and charging of HFC, HCFC, and CFC refrigerants.

Solder and Braze new Copper piping, as well as Installation of PVC piping for condensation.

Maintain inventory and supplies of air conditioning and refrigeration truck stock.

Diagnose mechanical systems, and electrical issues to make repairs to HVAC equipment

Assist other Sheetmetal technicians with installation when applicable

Education and/or Experience

Possess two years’ experience maintaining, repairing, or installing refrigeration and HVAC units, equipment, and systems; or an associate degree in HVAC/refrigeration systems; or a two-year technical HVAC/refrigeration training program successfully completed after high school; or an equivalent combination of training and experience

Strong knowledge of the hazards associated with the occupation, and the safety precautions to maintain all times; examples include knowledge of procedures in handling chemicals such as degreasers, cleaners, Freon, and acids

Possess required permits and licenses by local laws and ordinances to repair, maintain, and operate refrigeration and HVAC systems and equipment (EPA Certified)

Strong ability to give attention to detail and be accurate in performing work duties

Strong ability to make sound professional judgement and uphold ethics and confidentiality

Strong communication skills.

Ability to climb and maneuver on tight spaces, ladders, and work and staging platforms; ability to lift items weighing up to 50 pounds; strong ability to climb over and around equipment in construction locations; and ability to work 80-90% of the time standing.

Strong ability to read and comprehend electrical and mechanical plans and wiring diagrams; and adhere to safety guidelines.

General Construction experience a plus

Required hand tools and torches

We are looking for a candidate who aligns with our Core Values:

Comfort is Our Concern – Create comfortable environments. Deliver peace of mind.

Commitment to Quality – Never cut corners. See it though to the very end

Answer through Ingenuity- Bring curiosity, creativity and craft to every job.

People over Ego – Results matter much more than accolades.

Clear, considerate communication – tell the truth with kindness and respect.

Go farther together – Excellence grows from multifaceted partnerships.

Equal Opportunities Employer

Comfort Temp Company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to gender, marital status, pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristic.

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