The HVAC business is in a constant state of change. With technological breakthroughs and increasing environmental concerns, the skills required of HVAC technicians are evolving faster than ever. Preparing to adapt and satisfy these new challenges is crucial for anyone hoping to join the business. Discover what it takes to become a proficient HVAC tech, the importance of continuous training and development and how an apprenticeship program can take your career to new heights.
The ever-evolving HVAC landscape requires industry pros to master emerging trends, technologies and customer needs. In a nutshell, HVAC companies want professionals capable of meeting the demands of the modern world.
Here are the vital skills candidates should have when applying for a job:
You could always attend a four-year college or trade school to gain the knowledge necessary to become an HVAC technician, but this piles on the debt and delays your earning potential for a long time. At Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing, we believe there’s a much better way. Boost your career and get paid while you learn at Service Experts Career Academy (SECA), an in-house apprenticeship program designed to build highly skilled workers. Here’s what to expect.
Service Experts Career Academy, or SECA, features a structured curriculum covering everything from the basics to state-of-the-art technologies, focusing on real-world experience and hands-on learning. Our program is expressly fashioned to get you ready for an HVAC career.
As an apprentice, you’ll attend free classroom education, assist within pertinent departments and get a well-rounded understanding of the HVAC industry. Safety is our priority, so you’ll need to follow health and safety procedures all of the time. Embracing constructive feedback, completing daily work process forms and cultivating strong interpersonal skills will also be indispensable to your growth with us.
Signing up for the SECA program requires an inquisitive way of thinking, a dedication to excellence, and the ability to meet specific physical demands. You must have a high school diploma or GED and a valid driver’s license to apply. Physical requirements include the ability to climb, balance, stoop, kneel or crawl; lift up to 50 pounds and carry up to 30 pounds; and work in a variety of conditions like hot, cold and confined spaces.
At Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing, we invest in your success by providing a comprehensive employment plan for SECA students. Compensation includes a competitive pay program with incentive opportunities, guaranteed pay increases during your apprenticeship and a tool kit valued at $1,000 once you complete the program. Benefits include paid time off, company holiday pay, insurance, 401(k) match, supplemental benefit programs and career development potential.
Picking an HVAC company to start your career should not be taken lightly. Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing could be the most appropriate choice if you’re looking for a company that focuses on:
Preparing yourself for a job in the HVAC business isn’t a one-time effort but an ongoing commitment. It involves dedication to life-long learning, self-improvement and a passion to grow in your career. Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing supports you in this commitment through inspiring services like SECA. Signing up for SECA means starting on a career path filled with growth, support and potential.
Your future in the heating and cooling industry starts at SECA! If you’re ready to take your skills to the next level, ask for more information about Service Experts Career Academy today. Apply today, and you’ll start a rewarding career in HVAC industry.
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