HVAC Apprentice in the Energy Efficiency Industry

JPI Group

Experience: 1 years
Vacancies: 10
Location: Philadelphia
Employment Types: Full Time
Remote: No Remote
Relocation: No
Travel: No
Travel Requirements: None
Salary Range: $50,000 – 60,000
Posted on: 17 days
High School Current Year: Completed
GED: Required
Degree: None
Specialization: None
Current Year: None
Visas Accepted: H1,F1(OPT/CPT),Green Card

Roles and Responsibilities: As an HVAC apprentice in the energy efficiency industry, your main responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with installing, repairing, and maintaining HVAC systems to ensure optimal performance and energy efficiency
  • Helping with energy audits and assessments to identify opportunities for energy savings
  • Learning how to recommend energy-efficient solutions to clients and explaining the benefits of each option
  • Collaborating with other team members to ensure all projects are completed efficiently and effectively
  • Following safety procedures and maintaining a clean and organized work environment

Day in the Life: Your typical day as an HVAC apprentice in the energy efficiency industry will involve:

  • Assisting with travel to various job sites to install, repair, and maintain HVAC systems
  • Helping with energy audits and assessments to identify energy-saving opportunities
  • Assisting with client meetings to discuss energy-efficient solutions and answering any questions they may have
  • Collaborating with other team members to ensure all projects are completed on time and within budget
  • Learning how to maintain accurate records of work performed and materials used
  • Continuously learning and updating your skills and knowledge to stay up-to-date with new technologies and industry best practices.

Interpersonal Skills: What interpersonal skills are needed to be successful in an HVAC technician job in the energy efficiency industry?

  • Strong communication skills to effectively explain energy-efficient solutions to clients
  • Teamwork and collaboration skills to work effectively with other team members
  • Attention to detail to ensure all work is completed accurately and to a high standard
  • Willingness to learn and take direction from senior technicians

Career Trajectory: As an HVAC apprentice in the energy efficiency industry, you can expect to progress in your career by completing your apprenticeship program and becoming a fully qualified HVAC technician. You may also have opportunities to specialize in specific areas, such as building automation or renewable energy systems.

Skills Required: To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent
  • A valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Basic knowledge of HVAC systems and components
  • Familiarity with energy-efficient solutions and technologies
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics
  • Willingness to learn and take direction from senior technicians

The JPI Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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North American Technician Excellence (NATE), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)

Physical Requirements: This job requires physical activity, including standing, walking, bending, and carrying heavy equipment. You should be in good physical condition and able to lift up to 50 pounds.

Company Overview: We are a leading provider of energy efficiency solutions for commercial and residential buildings. Our mission is to reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions while improving the comfort and safety of buildings. We work closely with communities across the country, including underserved communities, to provide access to cost-saving energy-efficient solutions.

Impact of Energy Efficiency Industry on Communities: The energy efficiency industry plays a critical role in creating a more sustainable future by reducing greenhouse gas emissions, decreasing energy costs, and improving indoor air quality. This industry has a particularly positive impact on underserved communities by providing access to energy-efficient solutions that reduce the energy burden and improve the quality of life.

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