Alternate Title: Tradesperson
Commercial Installers work under the supervision of a Lead Installer or Supervisor to install HVAC equipment and/or refrigeration equipment and accessories in commercial buildings.
Commercial HVAC/R system installations include office buildings, industrial property, medical centers, hotels, malls, retail stores, farm land, multifamily housing buildings, warehouses, and garages. Commercial Installers work on furnace and heating systems, building ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration, ductwork, blowers, air filters, humidifiers and dehumidifiers. Commercial Installers must have advanced systems knowledge and be familiar with temperature controls to work on HVAC/R systems in commercial buildings.
Willingness to participate in an approved apprenticeship training program is required for this move.
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This advance most often requires excellent customer service skills.
▸ Building Automation Systems Trainee
This move may require building automation system training.
▸ Facilities Manager
This move typically requires post-secondary training and strong management skills.
▸ Residential Service Technician
Additional experience is required for this advancement.
▸ Controls Installer
Post-secondary training would support this move.