The HVAC industry is in a constant state of change. With technological innovations and ever-important environmental concerns, the skills demanded of HVAC specialists are evolving faster than ever. Preparing to adapt and satisfy these new challenges is a must for anyone wanting to join the industry. Find out what it takes to become a successful HVAC tech, the relevancy of continuous training and development and how an apprenticeship program can boost your career to the next level.
The ever-evolving HVAC landscape requires industry professionals to master emerging trends, technologies and community expectations. In a nutshell, HVAC businesses want employees capable of meeting the demands of the modern world.
Here are the vital skills individuals should be able to demonstrate when applying for a job:
You could always go to a four-year college or trade school as one way 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 better way. Boost your career and get paid while you study 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, provides a structured curriculum covering everything from the basics to expert technologies, emphasizing real-world experience and hands-on learning. Our program is specially designed to educate you for an HVAC career.
As an apprentice, you’ll attend free classroom instruction, assist within relevant departments and gain a well-rounded understanding of the HVAC trade. Safety is our priority, so you’ll need to follow health and safety procedures at all times. Embracing constructive feedback, submitting daily work process forms and developing strong interpersonal skills will also be crucial 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. It’s required that participants 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 various environments like hot, cold and small areas.
At Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing, we invest in your success by providing a complete employment program for SECA students. Compensation includes a competitive pay program with incentive opportunities, guaranteed pay increases during your apprenticeship and a tool kit worth $1,000 after completing the program. Benefits consist of paid time off, company holiday pay, insurance, 401(k) match, supplemental benefit programs and career development options.
Deciding on an HVAC company to begin your career is an important part of the process. Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing could be the best choice if you want a company that appreciates:
Preparing yourself for a job in the HVAC industry isn’t a one-time effort but a long-term commitment. It demands dedication to life-long learning, career development and a motivation to grow in your career. Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing helps you in this commitment through exciting services like SECA. Joining SECA means embarking on a career path filled with growth, support and possibility.
Your career in the heating and cooling industry starts with us! If you’re prepared to take your skills to the highest level, ask for more information about Service Experts Career Academy today. Join us, and you’ll start a rewarding career in HVAC industry.
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