Heating and Air Conditioning Mechanics and Installers
- Repair or replace defective equipment, components, or wiring.
- Test electrical circuits or components for continuity, using electrical test equipment.
- Inspect and test systems to verify system compliance with plans and specifications or to detect and locate malfunctions.
- Test pipe or tubing joints or connections for leaks, using pressure gauge or soap-and-water solution.
- Recommend, develop, or perform preventive or general maintenance procedures, such as cleaning, power-washing, or vacuuming equipment, oiling parts, or changing filters.
- Lay out and connect electrical wiring between controls and equipment, according to wiring diagrams, using electrician's hand tools.
- Cut or drill holes in floors, walls, or roof to install equipment, using power saws or drills.
- Measure, cut, thread, or bend pipe or tubing, using pipe fitter's tools.
- Fabricate, assemble, or install duct work or chassis parts, using portable metal-working tools or welding equipment.
The data sources for the information displayed here include: O*NET™; US Department of Labor (BLS); Virginia Workforce Connection.
Projections Quick View:
Three: Medium Preparation Needed
Moderately High ($36,000 - $49,999)