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HVAC Install Technician in Richmond, VA at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

If you are looking for a company with an outstanding reputation, financial strength, and a growing clientele, then look to Woodfin. We offer excellent compensation, comprehensive benefits, an outstanding work environment/culture, and much more!

We are proud to offer you:

  • An Award-winning Work Environment
  • Excellent Hourly Rate
  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Paid Training
  • Vacation
  • Realistic Advancement Opportunities
  • 401(k) with company match
  • PTO
  • Educational Assistance
  • Group Term Life Ins
  • Financial Fitness Courses
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Employee Discounts

Job Summary:

The mission of the HVAC Installer is to apply their technical skills and knowledge to install, start up, and basic troubleshooting new and replacement systems used in residential and light commercial settings. The HVAC Installer must be able to install all makes and models of new and replacement HVAC systems to code. He/She must be able to diagnose, troubleshoot, and explain all problems/options to the client and follow through from diagnosis to repair/installation completion. In addition, the HVAC Installer needs to be a team player willing to share and absorb knowledge from other team members and must be willing to continually expand knowledge and skills to provide the best customer service.

The ideal HVAC Installer has graduated from, or is currently attending, an accredited HVAC training program and has 2-3 years of HVAC installation experience. In addition, the successful candidate must have a valid driver s license in this state and a clean driving record.


  • Replaces any heating, air conditioning, or refrigeration equipment/systems
  • Installs new HVAC duct systems in remodeled rooms or buildings
  • Tests electrical circuits and components for continuity using electrical test equipment
  • Tests pipe or tubing joints and connections for leaks using a pressure gauge or soap-and-water solution
  • Joins pipes or tubing to the equipment and to the fuel, water, or refrigerant source in order to form a complete circuit
  • Lays out and connects electrical wiring between the controls and equipment according to the wiring diagram
  • Obtains and maintains required certifications
  • Attends ongoing training and educational sessions to enhance knowledge base
  • Installs, connects, and adjusts thermostats, humidistats, and timers using hand tools
  • Complies with all applicable standards, policies, and procedures, including safety procedures and the maintenance of a clean work area
  • Inspects and tests systems to verify compliance with plans and specifications and to detect and locate malfunctions
  • Works irregular and extended hours, including occasional overtime
  • Prepares reports for individual installation jobs, which includes reports on start-up, customer specifications, and invoicing
  • Establishes rapport with customers through active listening
  • Trains customers to understand their new HVAC systems
  • Assists with onsite training for coworkers


  • Must have graduated from, or is currently attending, an accredited HVAC training program
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • 2-3 years of HVAC installation experience
  • Safety and customer service oriented
  • Fluent English-speaking and writing skills
  • Neat, clean, and professional appearance
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Strong multi-tasking capabilities
  • Team player
  • Able to work irregular and extended hours, including occasional overtime
  • Unrestricted driver's license in this state
  • NATE Certification a bonus