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What you can expect to find.  HVAC Jobs include all kinds of different qualifications.  Here is a typical job description by an employer:

Operates, maintains, repairs, and installs refrigeration and air conditioning equipment, systems of various makes and models.  Operates, inspects, and adjusts equipment to test for proper functioning.  Troubleshoots equipment to locate the source of malfunctions or defects. 

 Repairs and modifies a variety of air conditioning equipment and systems for regulated climatic conditions

 Interprets electronic schematics, diagrams, and blueprints

 Traces and locates defects to determine the type and extent of repair needed

 Selects the proper tools and testing devices and accomplishes repairs according to accepted trade practices

 Conducts tours to insure proper operation of HVAC equipment on a regular basis.

 Performs Preventive Maintenance on all HVAC equipment

 Employs a basic knowledge of the principles and theories of the refrigeration cycle, temperature measurement, and the properties of several refrigerants including domestic air conditioning units and systems

 Employs a knowledge of the refrigeration cycle in a variety of systems to accomplish visual, aural, and mechanical checks for proper temperature of air conditioned spaces, operation of different units of the refrigeration cycle, proper oil levels, universal noises, overheated bearings, loose connections, faulty insulation, frayed or loosed belts, gaskets, pumps, and other similar defects

 Replaces major components such as cooling units, compressors, condensers, expansion valves, floats, valves, thermostats, and drive assemblies

 Services power sources, tightens connections, makes splices, insulates exposed wires, cleans and lubricates moving parts, and performs tests for proper operations

Repairs or replaces high-pressure piping

Prepares surfaces and paints exposed areas

Repairs and modifies a variety of heating equipment and systems

Employs a basic knowledge of the principles and theories of the heating cycle, temperature measurement

Replaces major components such as expansion valves, floats, valves, thermostats, and drive assemblies

Operates and controls electric motors, pumps, and valves

Drives vehicles as necessary to perform duties

Performs after hour, weekend and emergency call back services as required

Performs other duties as assigned or directed