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Heating and Cooling. Occasional Venting.

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HVAC Techs at a Glance

HVAC techs install, maintain, and repair heating, ventilating, and air conditioning systems. These systems are primarily in homes and small commercial offices. HVAC techs need troubleshooting capabilities, attention to detail, and strong interpersonal skills for customer interaction. An apprenticeship or technical education is necessary.

A Day in the Life | Valentino

Age: 29
Job: HVAC tech
Free Time: Basketball. Family.
Proud of: Trades career after basketball injury. Every day is a blessing!

$40,000 Starting Pay
$73,000 5-Year Pay
Importance of Technical School
Low High
Specialized Training/Advancement
Low High
Outdoor Work
Low High
Workplace Risk/Danger
Low High
Schedule Flexibility
Low High

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