HVAC Technician

Elwood Tradesmen | West Chester, OH

Posted Date 8/15/2019

Seeking EPA certified HVAC Technician for temp-to-hire position in West Chester, OH with a reputable Facility Maintenance Company.  Great opportunity with benefits, employee perks, and potential for long-term career!

  • Shifts will be 8+ hour days
  • Work is Monday through Friday (approximately 40+ hours per week)
  • Pay is $26/hr. and based upon experience and the results of an interview
  • This is a temp-to-hire position; seeking candidates who are looking for long-term work
  • Benefits and perks available including medical, dental, vision, and holiday pay

HVAC Technician Job Description:

  • Maintain, repair, install, inspect, and adjust commercial and industrial HVAC systems
  • Estimate, lay out, and schedule commercial and industrial HVAC projects
  • Supervise and direct the activities of other workers associated with HVAC operation, repair, installation, etc.
  • Start systems, observe operations, interpret gauges/instruments, and adjust mechanisms to control system operation
  • Open valves on equipment to prepare HVAC system for operation and start equipment and auxiliary machinery
  • Screw, bolt, rivet, weld, and braze parts to assemble structural and functional components
  • Discuss system malfunctions with users to isolate problems
  • Install wiring to connect components to electrical power source
  • Lubricate fans, motors, and control units and replace defective/worn parts
  • Cut, thread, gas weld, and connect pipe to functional HVAC component systems
  • Dismantle malfunctioning systems and test components
  • Attend classes and seminars on A/C components and system design to update skills
  • Work in dynamic work environment which includes exposure to moving mechanical parts, risk of electrical shock. wet and/or humid conditions, heights, fumes, caustic/toxic chemicals, inclement weather conditions outdoors, and high noise level

Requirements for HVAC Technician:


  • Current EPA Universal certification REQUIRED
  • Must have HVAC vocational school certificate or minimum 10 years' related experience
    (equivalent combination of education and experience is acceptable)
  • Must have 8+ years' experience in facility/plant engineering and maintenance supervision
  • Must be able to interpret system blueprints, specifications, and performance data to determine configuration and purpose of system components
  • Must be able to adjust mechanisms such as actuators, valves, controls, and pumps
  • Must be able to prepare system components (such as compressors, pumps, and condensers) for operation


  • Must be knowledgeable regarding and have experience working with structural and functional HVAC components such as motors, controls, switches, gauges, wiring harnesses, valves, pumps, compressors, condensers, cores, and pipes
  • Must have basic mechanical hand tools for HVAC (client will provide all other equipment)
  • Must demonstrate safe work habits and proper care for tools and equipment
  • Must be able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time effectively
  • Experience working in a lead/supervisor role is preferred

Additional Requirements for HVAC Technician:


  • Must be eligible to work in the United States


  • Must have valid driver's license and reliable transportation to job site 
  • Applicants will be subject to pre-employment drug screen
  • Applicants will be subject to background check
  • Applicants will be subject to Motor Vehicle Report

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