Did you know…
Herbert Hoover was the first President to enjoy air conditioning in the White House. He spent $30,000 to install the system in the oval office, just after the start of the Great Depression.
Heating and Air Conditioning Mechanic and Installer
As an HVAC Mechanic, you would install, service, troubleshoot, or repair heating and air conditioning systems in residences or commercial establishments to provide optimal comfortability and environmentally controlled spaces for clients. Strong problem solving skills and generally being a jack of all trades with knowledge of mechanical, electronic, and electrical components are some features that mark this job.
Your daily duties may include…
Maintaining commercial cooling systems on cell tower cooling units diagnosing, troubleshooting, repairing, or installing and replacing components of entire systems; performing additional maintenance or upgrades on out of season equipment; conducting performance checks and regular maintenance; and responding to service calls in a timely manner.
Colleges offering this program
Learn more about this career: Heating and Air Conditioning Mechanics