Weatherization Maintenance Technician

McCullough Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Austin, TX
McCullough Heating & Air located in Austin, TX is a leading local energy conservation / weatherization company seeks experienced weatherization technicians and helpers (willing to train if you're willing to start as a Helper) for residential and apartment energy conservation / weatherization work. If you are responsible and interested, this is an excellent career opportunity to learn a specialized skill / trade in a field that has a positive impact on the environment and is only going to grow larger as energy prices increase.

Job Title: Weatherization Maintenance Technician

Pay Scale: $14-$20 /HR DOE

Work Hours: 7:30am - 5:30pm Monday to Friday (Weekends, Overtime and Evenings on occasion)

Primary Job Function: Working with a Crew Lead to weatherize homes and/or apartments for utility programs and weatherization agencies to reduce consumer energy bills. Work with energy conservation measures such as duct sealing, weather stripping, or insulation installation in homes or apartments.

Reports to: Service Manager

Required Qualifications:

* Interest in and experience with energy conservation measures such as duct sealing, weather stripping, or insulation installation in homes or apartments (experience with construction, including carpentry, sheetrock, painting, etc. are pluses if you don't have weatherization experience)

* Leaders need to have the ability to assume responsibility for a project and direct the work of one or more helpers

* Reliability (including reliable transportation), good interpersonal and communication skills; skilled craftsmanship and neat work habits, a quality approach to work

* Ability to work successfully in a residential setting

* A basic set of hand tools, including a portable drill

* A valid Texas driver's license and a clean driving record

* Ability to carry 50 lbs., climb a 20 foot ladder and work in tight spaces such as attic, which are often very hot or cold

* Strong communication skills both oral and written

* Good basic math skills

Qualifications desired:

* Experience with construction, duct system and combustion testing and diagnostic equipment and procedures, knowledge of air distribution and home performance issues are all a plus

* Certification from NCI or BPI or other

* Experience as an apartment maintenance supervisor / make ready

* Spanish is a plus

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