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Updated 6 days ago

HELP!!!HVAC Technician Career Change - 6 Replies

Might be hard, they dont want their insurance going up for a new guy thats green. They dont want a guy taking their vehicle home with a dui. There...


Updated 6 days ago

HVAC Tech career progression - 3 Replies

You get in as a helper/apprentice. School wont teach you to become a mechanic. On the service side; You will be driving for parts, stocking...


Updated 15 days ago

lookin for a trade as a felon. - 21 Replies

[QUOTE who="6timefelon in Oak Park, Michigan"]I am a felon its been 3 years since ive been on parole.If I were to ask anyone the question whether or...


Updated 27 days ago

Don't know what else to do, please help! - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="desperate in Phoenix, Arizona"]I am a 28 year old young man...[/QUOTE] If you just graduated from an HVAC school then you should be...


Updated 1 month ago

Trouble finding jobs - 2 Replies

March- april is hiring season. Try for those months and keep applying. Look for hvac helper, maintenance helper (might have you do lights and...


Updated 1 month ago

Is hvac a good career path? - 2 Replies

They DO treat you like a dog. If you are skilled and push yourself, then you will act like a diva and cry all the time and the company will give you...

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Updated 1 month ago

looking for job - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="ahmed in Newport News, Virginia"]i have EPA certificate air condition technician i doing welding oxygen and electre[/QUOTE] 1 eight...


Updated 1 month ago

Thought HVAC Techs made good money, what happened - 101 Replies

Iive been reading the posts about not making good money in the HVAC field? Some of you guys need a kick in the --- and maybe some advice. I have 31...

JebAirSolutions in Houston, Texas

Looking for small HVAC business looking to rent/lease their license

I own a HVAC sales and marketing company and I am looking to grow my business. If you are struggling with your HVAC business and looking to...

xjxrat in Pompano Beach, Florida

Updated 3 months ago

HVAC Career PRO's vs. CON's anyone? - 130 Replies

I'm trying to find a career that's right for me. I plan on going to a tech. school asap. HVAC has come up alot when talking to folks about what is a...

Rickrul in Montgomery, Alabama

Updated 5 months ago

Top hvac technician skills needed to get the job. - 35 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...

Hvacsvc in Rensselaer, Indiana

Updated 6 months ago

hvac technician and hvac instaler make the same money? can a instaler helper become a hvac technician? - 1 Reply

hi, i have went school to learn hvac.and i got a job in a company as installer helper. but i want to be a hvac technician. i also want know that you...

Hvacsvc in Rensselaer, Indiana

Updated 6 months ago

if you want to work on the hvac . how important is if you have a Diploma from a school . ? - 1 Reply

hi , i am making this question because i have been looking for a hvac technician job. but i heard that you can learn it or you can get a job on the...

manny in Ogden, Utah

Updated 6 months ago

HVAC tech salaries - 58 Replies

HI. I'm planning to go to the Environmental TEchnical Institute in Blue Island, IL. I'm worried because the guy who is supposed to be giving me a...

Shawn s in Xenia, Ohio

Updated 6 months ago

Taking HVAC clases online - 23 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...

MorgenB in Chino, California

Updated 7 months ago

hard to find someone who will hire coming out of school - 208 Replies

I am a 41year old hard working adult with a back ground in carpentry, plumbing , and alittle electrical. worked building ships , yard closed. wanted...

Miguel Olid in Bell, California

Updated 8 months ago

Career Change to HVAC without experience - 44 Replies

I'm looking to change careers and enter HVAC industry. I'm currently in school to get certification but I would like to work in the field while...

jw in Arlington, Texas

Updated 9 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...

Andrae booker in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Updated 14 months ago

Getting into an hvac union - 68 Replies

I have a hvac certification, EPA , and a 410a Liceince is an Hvac union worth getting into. If so how easy is it to get in.

LisaDP in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 17 months ago


I have 4 DIRECT hire positions that I need to fill ASAP. If you have the ANY of the following qualifications please email me your resume TODAY....

Rubyross in Miami, Florida

Updated 20 months ago

How to get started in HVAC - 4 Replies

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...

JL in Sykesville, Maryland

Updated 22 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....

FrankHVAC in New York, New York

Updated 22 months ago

Entry Level Electrical and or HVAC/R jobs & how to get in with them - 95 Replies

I am 31 yrs old and I graduated as an electrician last year and it was hard to find entry level work in the electrical field, so I took on some small...

FrankHVAC in New York, New York

Updated 22 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...

clawsnlegs in Baltimore, Maryland

Highest paying Florida location

My husband has 15+ years in the trade as a commercial tech. He did a few years teaching for a trade school, and is now a field supervisor in...

Anonymously in Stockton, California

Updated 23 months ago


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...



HVAC JOB DESCRIPTION  Responsible for diagnosing and repairing HVAC equipment failures and customer home comfort issues.  Selects the appropriate...

sentinel in Riverside, California

Updated 25 months ago

i would like to know . what mounts in the year . you can make a ot of hours in the hvac . - 1 Reply

i know , it is not hot right now but i would like to know . . what mounts in the year . you can make a ot of hours in the hvac .

TheFenix007e in Houston, Texas

Updated 25 months ago

hard to find hvac techs - 12 Replies

i have worked in this field since i was 16. i started in attics and under houses. i went to school, got out and made crap wages for several years. ...

TheFenix007e in Houston, Texas

Updated 26 months ago

HVAC technician needed - 1 Reply

Looking for an HVAC lead installation technician in antelope valley. Good money and hired asap.

Jamie Shaw in Bristol, United Kingdom

HVAC Commissioning Engineer seeking work

I am currently seeking work in around the UK or abroad. I have over 10 years invaluable experience commissioning heating and ventilation systems...

jon white in Altoona, Florida

The Refridgeration School in Phoenix

Has anyone been to this 50 year old school and if so what did you think of its 6 month course on Fridge.They want almost 15K for the course.

Colleen in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Physical strength to be an hvac technician

How much do you need to be able to lift to be an hvac technician? Generally how strong do you have to be?

boss dog Ben in Tacoma, Washington

Updated 28 months ago

Going from Helper to Apprentice. - 1 Reply

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...

Tim Anthony in Sidney, Nebraska

Updated 30 months ago

Finding HVAC Techs in Rapid city SD - 2 Replies

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...

Hector in Whittier, California

hvac trade school/career

Hi guys im 19 years old and I want to become a Hvac tech. I want it to be my career and was wondering which trade tech school is the best one in los...

Alberto in Flushing, New York

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...

Leeann66 in Woodstock, Ontario

Updated 32 months ago

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

I have been on this forum for over a week now and I cannot for the life of me understand why no one will reply to my simple question...WHAT DO I HAVE...

bradley.ball in Caterham, United Kingdom

Updated 33 months ago

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

I am an experienced commissioning engineer, dealing in the balancing of air and water systems. I have worked on many major projects central London. ...

Victor Julio Cerna in Reisterstown, Maryland

Updated 33 months ago

hvac technician looking for job. - 2 Replies

10 years experience in hvac field: service, repair and troble shoting. schematic and hvac plans ok. loking for job in LA San Fernando area.

mark simms in Romeoville, Illinois

Updated 36 months ago

How to break into hvac - 1 Reply

Im 23 and I just received my ged, and I heard hvac is a good career field to get into but ive never done anything related to this field ive only...

Mukesh in Calgary, Alberta

HVAC Tech to HVAC Engineer.

Im 24 and I havn't started school in HVAC but have been doing a lot of research about it and the many fields that can be achieved in this line of...


Updated 38 months ago

Hvac Tech looking for more any ideas - 1 Reply

I live in North Carolina and have 14 years hvac exp. and make 21 per hr., been at this for the last 5 years no raises or bonuses (the company has had...

tjblasi24 in Ocoee, Florida

Updated 39 months ago

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

Just wondering if paying $18,000 for an HVAC-R diploma is worth it? Or should I just pay a few thousand for certifications? Looking at FCC-Anthem...

Demetrius Cobbin in Clarksville, Tennessee

Updated 39 months ago

Overseas Contracts... - 3 Replies

Hello, I am an Army veteran and I am a Universal HVAC Technician. I am seeking some useful advise on "cracking the code" to getting on board with a...

bearcat22 in Washington, District of Columbia

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 in Buena Park, California

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 in Bushnell, Florida

Updated 44 months ago

HVAC Business Owners - 3 Replies

All of the message boards are from technicians and I think it would be nice for the owners to have forum of their own! My husband and I own a A/C co...

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 49 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...

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