HVAC Field Supervisor



People & HR, Operations
Newton, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

HVAC Field Supervisor

*Pay range between $45-52/hr for qualified candidates, depending on years of experience and management ability.

This role is primarily field-based as a Lead for the first year, with the ability to transition into a more senior, supervisory role after we see your proven leadership and training ability in the field.

About the Role

As a Field Supervisor for our HVAC division, your primary responsibility will be to contribute hands-on to jobs as a Lead, including overseeing and managing a team of skilled workers engaged in residential installation projects. You will be expected to lead crews dedicated to designing, fabricating, and installing ducted and ductless systems. This is a working leadership role, where you'll bring your HVAC expertise to ensure the correct installation and startup of mini-split systems. You'll be responsible for troubleshooting and problem-solving during system startup and will mentor junior installers to deliver high-quality work. You will be responsible for ensuring that all tasks are completed efficiently, safely, and in accordance with Forge and industry standards and project specifications.

What You Will Do:

  • Conduct on-site installation and start-up of systems, including ducted and ductless systems
  • Conduct system assessments and provide recommendations for upgrades or replacements
  • Troubleshoot and perform repairs and replacements on HVAC systems
  • Lead and mentor junior crew members
  • Maintain project and customer documentation
  • Ensure site safety and compliance with codes
  • Conduct quality control checks on completed jobs to ensure work meets industry standards and client requirements
  • Maintain a professional attitude with customers, partners, peers, and vendors
  • Communicate and coordinate with office project coordinators in a timely manner
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends and technologies, and make recommendations for adoption or integration into the company's services
  • Keep an assigned company vehicle organized, clean, and stocked

Your Qualifications

  • 10+ years experience as a residential HVAC professional
  • Prior experience as a field supervisor is preferred
  • Significant experience installing both ducted and ductless systems in residential environments
  • Experience training junior helpers while running a profitable job start-to-finish
  • Able to estimate and quote jobs
  • Able to use and adapt to technology with some training
  • Able to lift 50+ pounds, stand, bend, stoop, reach and climb ladders
  • Valid driver's license
  • Available to work full-time with flexibility to work after hours if needed
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.


  • Company van with tools provided
  • Significant growth opportunities
  • Highly competitive hourly rates
  • Overtime opportunities
  • Company stock options
  • 401k with company match
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Referral bonus program
  • Unique company culture