HVAC Service Technician

North Charleston, South Carolina


Hvac Job Number:
J00084d23
 
Primary Location:
North Charleston, South Carolina
 
Positions:
Technician (HVAC/R)
 
Sector:
Residential/Light Commercial
 
Required Overnight Travel:
0%
 
Shift:
First Shift
 
Job Description:
Job Description Summary: Applies and/or assists technical skills and knowledge to troubleshoot, install, maintain and repair ventilation, heating and air conditioning systems used in commercial, industrial and/or residential settings. Maintains good customer relations by responding to customer service needs and providing solutions for better efficiency and performance. Duties may include, but not limited to the following: • Responds to emergencies and/or service calls, drives to site, greets customer and troubleshoots malfunctioning systems/equipment to determine the nature of the problem. • Locates and diagnoses problems, assesses extent of repairs and describes solutions and associated costs to the customer. Provides a description of diagnosed problems to customer in terms that can be understood with options, as possible. • Provides cost estimates for residential and some commercial HVAC services, ensuring that the customer is offered the best value and service available. • Obtains customer approval for repair and corrects problems. • Performs preventive maintenance on equipment to prevent equipment failure by cleaning air handling systems and reheat coils, monitoring and calibrating air handling systems and replacing filters, motors, fans, belts, etc on systems. Repairs, replaces and adjusts vents and duct work. May clean air ducts to maximize efficiency and improve indoor air quality. • Performs repairs of complete systems to include repairing, calibrating or replacing controls, switches, thermostats, transformers, gauges, wiring fans, pumps, compressors, condensers, piping and other functional components of the system. • Performs other related service repairs to include repair of electrical malfunctions and installation and repair of equipment, accessories, pipes, fittings, and fixtures. • Checks condensation drain line to ensure that it is free of debris and draining properly. Treats and/or clears clogged drain lines. • Provides interface with home warranty companies as needed. • Prepares sales quotes for replacements and coordinates installation scheduling. • Orders and picks-up parts, as needed. • Contacts supervisor or dispatch to discuss any problems on the job, communicate call completion or order any parts that may be necessary. • Maintains, inspects, and fuels vehicle and stocks the service truck with adequate parts. • Transports materials and tools to the job site and provides proper accounting of tools and materials. • Completes all required documentation on services, explains warranties and collects, records and delivers fees to the office. • Installs, repairs, replaces or cleans refrigerant lines, fans, appliance vents, smoke detectors, humidifiers and grills, as appropriate. Brazes in refrigerant lines and pressurizes with nitrogen. Evacuates and/or adds refrigerant in units, as required. • Provides product usage information to the customer for proper operation and preventive maintenance. • Tests repairs and installations by starting unit and checking pressures with gauges to ensure proper operation. • Ensures that all HVAC repairs and installations are accurate, serviceable and that materials used and workmanship meet the requirements of applicable technical/safety standards and regulatory codes. Makes any modification needed to ensure proper installation and air balance. • May order materials for jobs. • May promote service agreements and provide assistance in financing service costs. • Provides on-the-job training and support to other technicians. • Maintains an organized, clean and safe work area. Completes installations by thoroughly cleaning and removing all trash from the installation work site. • Observes all Federal, State, Local, and company safety rules
Hvac Job Number: J00084d23
 
Primary Location:  North Charleston, South Carolina
 
Positions: Technician (HVAC/R)
 
Sector: Residential/Light Commercial
 
Required Overnight Travel: 0%
 
Shift: First Shift
 
Job Description: Job Description Summary: Applies and/or assists technical skills and knowledge to troubleshoot, install, maintain and repair ventilation, heating and air conditioning systems used in commercial, industrial and/or residential settings. Maintains good customer relations by responding to customer service needs and providing solutions for better efficiency and performance. Duties may include, but not limited to the following: • Responds to emergencies and/or service calls, drives to site, greets customer and troubleshoots malfunctioning systems/equipment to determine the nature of the problem. • Locates and diagnoses problems, assesses extent of repairs and describes solutions and associated costs to the customer. Provides a description of diagnosed problems to customer in terms that can be understood with options, as possible. • Provides cost estimates for residential and some commercial HVAC services, ensuring that the customer is offered the best value and service available. • Obtains customer approval for repair and corrects problems. • Performs preventive maintenance on equipment to prevent equipment failure by cleaning air handling systems and reheat coils, monitoring and calibrating air handling systems and replacing filters, motors, fans, belts, etc on systems. Repairs, replaces and adjusts vents and duct work. May clean air ducts to maximize efficiency and improve indoor air quality. • Performs repairs of complete systems to include repairing, calibrating or replacing controls, switches, thermostats, transformers, gauges, wiring fans, pumps, compressors, condensers, piping and other functional components of the system. • Performs other related service repairs to include repair of electrical malfunctions and installation and repair of equipment, accessories, pipes, fittings, and fixtures. • Checks condensation drain line to ensure that it is free of debris and draining properly. Treats and/or clears clogged drain lines. • Provides interface with home warranty companies as needed. • Prepares sales quotes for replacements and coordinates installation scheduling. • Orders and picks-up parts, as needed. • Contacts supervisor or dispatch to discuss any problems on the job, communicate call completion or order any parts that may be necessary. • Maintains, inspects, and fuels vehicle and stocks the service truck with adequate parts. • Transports materials and tools to the job site and provides proper accounting of tools and materials. • Completes all required documentation on services, explains warranties and collects, records and delivers fees to the office. • Installs, repairs, replaces or cleans refrigerant lines, fans, appliance vents, smoke detectors, humidifiers and grills, as appropriate. Brazes in refrigerant lines and pressurizes with nitrogen. Evacuates and/or adds refrigerant in units, as required. • Provides product usage information to the customer for proper operation and preventive maintenance. • Tests repairs and installations by starting unit and checking pressures with gauges to ensure proper operation. • Ensures that all HVAC repairs and installations are accurate, serviceable and that materials used and workmanship meet the requirements of applicable technical/safety standards and regulatory codes. Makes any modification needed to ensure proper installation and air balance. • May order materials for jobs. • May promote service agreements and provide assistance in financing service costs. • Provides on-the-job training and support to other technicians. • Maintains an organized, clean and safe work area. Completes installations by thoroughly cleaning and removing all trash from the installation work site. • Observes all Federal, State, Local, and company safety rules
 

Preferred Skills and Education


Minimum Experience Required:
Experienced (2-4 years)
Minimum Education Required:
High School Diploma
Certifications:
EPA 608 Type I; EPA 608 Type II; EPA 608 Type III; EPA 608 Universal
Required Skills:
 
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