Darrin Wood Heating and Cooling

711 Prospect Avenue Springfield, IL 62704

(217) 789-0504

24/7 Emergency Service

HVAC Technician’s Assistant

Position Summary:

The HVAC Technician’s Assistant will work closely with our experienced technicians to provide support for the installation, maintenance, and repair of HVAC systems. This entry-level position offers an excellent opportunity for growth and hands-on learning in the HVAC field.


  • Assist Technicians: Collaborate with senior HVAC technicians during installations, repairs, and maintenance tasks.
  • Equipment Handling: Help transport tools, equipment, and materials to job sites.
  • System Inspection: Assist in inspecting HVAC systems, identifying issues, and troubleshooting.
  • Filter Replacement: Replace air filters and perform routine cleaning tasks.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate records of work performed, including service reports.
  • Safety Compliance: Follow safety protocols and guidelines to ensure a secure work environment.
  • Customer Interaction: Interact professionally with clients, answering basic questions and providing friendly service.
  • Learn and Grow: Take advantage of training opportunities to enhance technical skills and knowledge.


  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience: No prior HVAC experience required; willingness to learn and grow in the field.
  • Skills:
  • Basic mechanical aptitude.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to lift heavy equipment and work in various weather conditions.
  • Reliable and punctual.
  • Valid Driver’s License: Clean driving record and valid license required.
  • Physical Requirements: Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and work in confined spaces.


  • Competitive hourly wage.
  • Opportunities for advancement within the company.
  • On-the-job training and mentorship.