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Sep 27, 2018
posted by: McCall's Supply, Inc.
3 Traits to Look for When Hiring a Successful HVAC Technician
If you’re wondering how to improve your HVAC business, look no further than your own HVAC technicians.
One of the most effective ways for figuring out how to improve your HVAC business is to take a look at the individuals who deal directly with your customers. In most situations, this means examining how your HVAC technicians act and work with the people you serve. Because HVAC technicians have direct contact with customers, they can make a big difference in the overall success of your company.
For this reason, who you hire to be part of your team can determine the success of your company. Here are the traits to look for when you are trying to find the right candidates for the job:
Trait #1: Honesty
Honesty may be the most important trait of a successful HVAC technician. Customers know the technicians are human beings, so they don’t expect perfection. But they do expect technicians to keep their word and not rip them off. Most customers understand when difficulties arise or unforeseen circumstances exist. When these unfortunate situations happen, they want the technician to be upfront about what’s going on. In all situations, being able to count on your technicians to have good character, including honesty, can go a long way toward creating a solid team.
Trait #2: Reliability
A good HVAC technician is someone you and the customer can rely on. They get the job done when they say they will, and they arrive on time. People like to know what to expect and an HVAC professional can become successful simply by being dependable.
Trait #3: Highly Skilled
Having the know-how and experience to get the job done right the first time is another key component of a successful HVAC technician. Honesty, reliability and good intentions are great, but not if the job isn’t completed properly. Choose to hire technicians who have the qualifications, training and experience to represent your company well. To discover even more ways on how to improve your HVAC business, get in touch with our team at McCall’s Supply, Inc. today.