Sr HVAC Service/Start-Up Technician

Location San Francisco
Discipline: Service Technician
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

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Job ref: 6134
Published: 8 months ago

Commercial HVAC Service/Start-Up Technician (San Francisco, CA)

Company Overview:

We are a leading provider of commercial HVAC solutions in the San Francisco Bay Area. We pride ourselves on our commitment to customer service, technical expertise, and providing an excellent workplace for our employees. We seek an experienced Commercial HVAC Service/Start-Up Technician to join our growing team.

Position Summary:

The Commercial HVAC Service/Start-Up Technician will be responsible for the service, maintenance, and start-up of large-tonnage HVAC equipment, including chillers, boilers, VRFs, and BAS systems. This full-time, local position offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, and the opportunity to work with some of the most innovative technologies in the HVAC industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Diagnose, repair, and maintain large-tonnage commercial HVAC systems
  • Start up and commission new HVAC systems, ensuring they operate efficiently and meet client requirements
  • Perform preventative maintenance to extend the life of HVAC systems and reduce the likelihood of failure
  • Work closely with our engineering team to provide technical input on system design and modifications
  • Interpret blueprints, schematics, and technical manuals
  • Assist with emergency service calls, as needed
  • Document service and maintenance activities
  • Comply with all safety protocols and procedures


  • Minimum five years of experience working with large tonnage commercial HVAC equipment, including chillers, boilers, VRFs, and BAS systems
  • EPA Certification required
  • Clean driving record
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • High school diploma or equivalent; Trade school or Associate degree in HVAC highly preferred