HVAC Installation Startup / Warranty Tech in Charleston, SC at ARS

Date Posted: 11/18/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Company: ARS/Rescue Rooter

ARS of North Charleston SC has an HVAC Installation Startup & Warranty Technician opportunity available in our Residential New Home Construction operation.

The ideal Technician would provide journeyman level skills in the start-up of new equipment, repair of malfunctioning equipment under warranty and provision of first-year warranty service in support of the new construction operation.



  • Performs start-up of residential HVAC systems in new construction to ensure proper operation in heat and cool cycles. 
  • Responds to emergencies and/or service calls, drives to site greets the customer and troubleshoots malfunctioning systems/equipment that is under warranty to determine the nature of the problem.
  • Locates and diagnoses problems assess the extent of repairs and describes options to the customer. Provides a description of diagnosed problems to customer in terms that can be understood with options, as possible.
  • Performs first-year warranty preventive maintenance service calls on HVAC equipment to prevent equipment failure by cleaning air handling systems and reheat coils, monitoring and calibrating air handling systems and replacing filters, motors, fans, belts, etc. on systems. Repairs replace and adjust vents and duct-work. 
  • Performs repairs of complete systems to include repairing, calibrating or replacing controls, switches, thermostats, transformers, gauges, wiring fans, pumps, compressors, condensers, piping and other functional components of the system.
  • Installs, repairs, replaces or cleans refrigerant lines, fans, appliance vents, smoke detectors, drain pans and grills, as appropriate. Brazes in Freon lines and pressurizes with nitrogen. Evacuates and/or adds refrigerant in units, as required.
  • Tests repairs and installations by starting unit and checking pressures with gauges to ensure proper operation.
Requisition ID: 019668-6925

Job Requirements


  • Minimum of two years of HVAC service training or completion of an approved HVAC training program.
  • Related experience and/or advanced training or any equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.
  • EPA certification is required when dealing with refrigerants.
  • Knowledge of electrical/gas diagnostics and airflow required.
  • Valid driver’s license 

ARS-Rescue Rooter is an Equal Opportunity Employer AA/EOE/M/F/V/D. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, ARS-Rescue Rooter may provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.