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jh

Updated 1 day ago

Getting into an hvac union - 91 Replies

I Myself have been struggling to obtain long term career in HVAC field after just graduating and having massive debt, among house payments, car...

Alberto

Thinking about getting into hvac trade school

Hey everyone im really thinking about getting into the hvac industry im 22 years old I've worked in sales all my life and I would love something...

shadowsaint12@yahoo.com

Updated 27 days ago

Career Change to HVAC without experience - 42 Replies

What is the better school to attend for HVAC/R training? Quality Technical Training Center or ATI? I have heard really good things about Quality...

Leeann66

Updated 1 month ago

Can ANYONE HELP?!?... - 6 Replies

[QUOTE who="Universal HVAC82 in Galveston, Texas"]I have been on this forum for over a week now and I cannot for the life of me understand why no one...

Floridabiker777

Updated 1 month ago

lookin for a trade as a felon. - 18 Replies

I've been a hvacr service manager for over 17 yrs now.(worked as a service tech for over 10yrs) I am also a convicted felon. Trafficking in cocaine...

bradley.ball

Updated 1 month ago

HVAC Balancing technician (water and air) - requires job - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="Brad in Dartford, United Kingdom"]I am an experienced commissioning engineer , dealing in the balancing of air and water systems. I have...

Victor Julio Cerna

Updated 2 months ago

hvac technician looking for job. - 2 Replies

Only 1 year experience in HVAC

Z. Bazze

Going from Helper to Apprentice.

I hope somebody can answer my question. I got a job as a helper in a union shop, but I'm not in the union yet. Is it possible that if I do my helper...

mark simms

Updated 4 months ago

How to break into hvac - 1 Reply

you might have a chance because you are going threw a 4 year apprentice ship program,which counts as experence,but if it was not a apprentice...

mark simms

Updated 5 months ago

hard to find someone who will hire coming out of school - 197 Replies

Im going threw the same thing,i graduated from Environmental Technical Institute for HVAC-R,on 1/14/2014,FROM WILLOW BROOK IL, with the highest GPA...

Gene

Updated 5 months ago

HVAC Career PRO's vs. CON's anyone? - 151 Replies

I came into the industry at 38 years old, went to school. HVAC has been great for me. I worked in the Oregon, and latter moved to Texas. There are...

Yellow boots

Updated 6 months ago

Thought HVAC Techs made good money, what happened - 124 Replies

[QUOTE who="Raymond Czenszak in Wading River, New York"]I am at two and a half years in the HVAC industry and unemployeed at the moment. I am 47...

Mukesh

Updated 6 months ago

HVAC Tech to HVAC Engineer. - 2 Replies

Hi...... First of all thanks for the kind information you provided already. I am a service HVAC technician and want o become an engineer.I...

rpmarti@yahoo.com

Updated 7 months ago

Hvac Tech looking for more any ideas - 1 Reply

I'm hiring in New Mexico if anyone is interested

Aaron

How to get started in HVAC

I'm 22 years old and one semester away from getting my Certificate from a Community College HVAC program (RCC), however I'm having a hard time...

tjblasi24

Updated 8 months ago

Is an HVAC-R diploma worth the money? - 1 Reply

Also what kind of pay would I expect starting out... With certs, Diploma or Associate? I've been doing it off and on with my step dad since I was 15...

Demetrius Cobbin

Updated 8 months ago

Overseas Contracts... - 3 Replies

I am a student completing HVAC/R technician training and am looking to take an overseas position to launch my career. I need to know what I need to...

bearcat22

Updated 11 months ago

HVAC tech salaries - 56 Replies

[QUOTE who="daninaz in Kingman, Arizona"]you can be an hvac with a felony ?[/QUOTE] There may be a way to expunge your record. Nolo Press has...

bearcat22

Would training be a waste of time?

I am disabled (Social Security Disability, mental illness) with this under control with medication. I'd like to return to work. There is a free...

Fernando

I live in SO CAL. What is your experience working in this field living in California?

I'm 29 years old. I currently have my property and casualty insurance license and have been working in the insurance industry for 8 years. The job is...

Istachatta AC

Updated 12 months ago

HVAC Business Owners - 3 Replies

We have survived the slowdown by focusing on neighborhoods; we only advertise in neighborhood newsletters and only work for friends, relatives and...

Todd Robertson

Updated 13 months ago

Entry Level Electrical and or HVAC/R jobs & how to get in with them - 96 Replies

[QUOTE who="Calray in Latonia, Kentucky"]I have finished up my associates degree a few months ago. I can't find a job anywhere. I listened to all the...

hvac apprentice in Turlock, California

Updated 13 months ago

CAREER CHANGE TO HVAC? - 757 Replies

I'am a 35year old male about to make a career change from carpentry to HVAC,I would like to know is HVAC a good career or not? SERIOUS ANSWERS...

Mike in Justin, Texas

Updated 15 months ago

ATI in North Richland Hills, Texas - 12 Replies

Has anyone out there attended ATI for their HVAC program? I am a laid off rail roader and I am considering entering this field as a new career. I...

clawsnlegs in Baltimore, Maryland

Salaries in Palm Beach County, Fl

We are interested in a move from Baltimore, MD to Palm Beach County, Fl. We have lined up a meeting with a realtor to visit potential homes and...

anonymous in Essex, Maryland

Updated 17 months ago

Good HVAC schools in MD, VA, or DC - 1 Reply

Please include any schools which offer certifications, weekend classes or night classes and exclude ITT or Lincoln Tech because they are too...

Ralph in San Diego, California

School in San Diego

I just moved to San Diego and I'm having trouble looking for a school, I was kinda interested in a trade school or something with just hands on. I...

Kurt H in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 19 months ago

Top hvac technician skills needed to get the job. - 34 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every hvac technician must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your hvac technician...

lsulpha in Washington, District of Columbia

Becoming A Buiding Engineer?

Im about to start HVAC school a nd one of my goals is to become a building engineer and I also ant to know how to get a boiler's license so what do I...

Sparky Brother in Wantirna, Australia

Updated 21 months ago

HVAC in Northern VA or Central florida? - 1 Reply

Recently moved to the Northern VA and at the moment I'm a lube tech not going to say the company. I have spoken to some techs about hvac, some tell...

Empire Mech. MPT in Hamburg, New York

Updated 23 months ago

Why is it so hard to find commercial HVAC techs? - 20 Replies

Why is it so hard to find commercial HVAC techs who want to move up in their career. I have a client who is doing a national search for 20 techs and...

russbarnes@eps-hvac.com in Fairfax, Virginia

Updated 23 months ago

finding a hvac job - 27 Replies

I graduated in November 2008. I have been looking for a job like my life depended on it 4-5 hours online everyday. Why no job. Type I and II...

Stephen in College Park, Maryland

Updated 23 months ago

HVAC Career Advice or Suggestions - 1 Reply

I am 26 years old and decided to make a career change after spending years in retail and earning an associate degree and was 25 credits from a...

Michelle Garza in Kerens, Texas

Updated 24 months ago

HVAC jobs for felons? - 3 Replies

If someone has a recent felony for failure to pay child support, is it not a possibility to get a job as an HVAC Tech? Most big companies posting...

Ray-Ray in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Updated 24 months ago

Diploma VS Associates - 2 Replies

Im looking at going to school but dont know which to choose. One im leaning towards only has a diploma program that is 60 weeks long. The 2nd...

joe in Needham, Massachusetts

Updated 24 months ago

Good HVAC schools in MA near Boston - 1 Reply

Hey guys today i went to Kaplan career institute and started the application process to sign up for RHVAC. I was talking to a buddy of mine a couple...

Acpro in Buffalo, New York

Updated 24 months ago

STRAIT A/C TROUBLESHOOTING HELP WANTED - 29 Replies

I have been working on a strait a/c system for a friend , they ask me to look at it since I have been in the field for a couple of years now. here is...

lano64078 in Olathe, Kansas

Updated 24 months ago

Good career to get into "HVAC" for California? - 6 Replies

Question? I am going back to college for my hvac certificate. What is out of school pay? Then after say first year? I have saw many listing for 3rd...

aav amphibs in Houston, Texas

Updated 25 months ago

Taking HVAC clases online - 19 Replies

I am looking into taking online classes for an HVAC technician is it a good idea or a waste of money to take online classes for a trade thats hands...

kim.crump@k12.sd.us in Rapid City, South Dakota

Updated 28 months ago

Finding HVAC Techs in Rapid city SD - 1 Reply

I own a Small company in rapid city SD. I've been advertising for months. I get apps from auto mechs. Are there any HVAC techs out there that need...

mamta in Mumbai, India

Updated 29 months ago

Hvac Career is a ged or deploma needed? - 3 Replies

I wanted to go into a Hvac career but Im not sure if they require a GED or HS Diploma? Thanx John

pipefitter88 in Algonquin, Illinois

Updated 30 months ago

A Card Certification/HVAC Journeyman - 16 Replies

Hi everyone, does anyone have a sample test, practice questions or just advice for the A Card Cert. I'm taking my test next month and stressing out....

274 in Cleveland, Ohio

Updated 30 months ago

HVAC Apprenticeship - 2 Replies

Looking to join HVAC Apprenticeship in Cleveland,OH Lexington,KY or Charlotte,NC any info on where to begin?

jdmcmurder in Tempe, Arizona

Updated 30 months ago

what are some of the HVAC unions in ARIZONa and are they worth getting into? - 1 Reply

im 19 y/o attending gateway communtiy collages HVAC program and i am curious about my futer employment should i find a union? which union is the best...

joe b in New Baltimore, Michigan

unions

Is there an actual hvac union in michigan or more specifically the detroit/metro area? Are there any unionized hvac companies in the same area? Ive...

vivek k shaji in Satellite Provider

Updated 31 months ago

How to be a Certified HVAC technician - 1 Reply

Hello I am from Houston Tx, i like to be a certified HVAC tech but i have no experience in this field. Can anyone guide me for training schools in...

johnnn23 in Baldwin City, Kansas

Question????

Can felons join the pipe fitters union and if so what's the best way to join?

jimmy russell in Meridian, Mississippi

Updated 31 months ago

Qualified for Overseas Work - 3 Replies

Hey all, Just wondering if someone could tell me if my HVAC Qualification from New York is applicable internationally? I'd like to work in...

Mike in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 31 months ago

Show me the money... - 32 Replies

What are typical hvac technician salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this...

COMFORT AIR, BEAUMONT,TX in Wartrace, Tennessee

Updated 32 months ago

HVAC Looking for entry level work as an HVAC Service Techncian in Modesto Ca,,, - 6 Replies

I am looking for an entry level Service Technician can any help with some leads....I just finished my HVAC training at ITT in Modesto Ca. and I have...

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