At Grasshopper Heating & Cooling, we believe that FORWARD IS A WAY OF LIFE™

Our vision statement is:

We create opportunities that change lives and lead people to make great decisions. Each position at Grasshopper has opportunities for growth, advancement, performance pay, spiffs, and more!

We value our installers and follow through with our promises. We provide the most up-to-date training, help you obtain and succeed in your career and personal goals, and facilitate obtaining the necessary HVAC certifications. Our focus is not only customer satisfaction, but EMPLOYEE satisfaction.

Our employees are our best asset. We truly value and care about all our employees. Here you’re not just another number, and the work you do matters. Life change is possible. Goals can be not just written down on paper but lived out, too. We celebrate wins and we celebrate them strong!

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  • Being challenged?
  • Learning new things?
  • Helping people?
  • Connecting with coworkers?
  • Grasshoppers?
One of our values is: “We Work Hard and Play Hard”

At Grasshopper we know how to have fun! Our installers enjoy amazing benefits including competitive salaries, lucrative performance pay structure, and bonuses. One of the Grasshopper’s favorite day of the month are our Tuesday Team Days where we all work half a day and come together as a team and just have FUN as a team. We also offer health insurance reimbursement plans, retirement plans, weekly direct deposit, paid holidays, vacation, and sick time.

Job Description: HVAC Installer

Grasshopper Heating & Cooling is a leader in repair and replacement of residential Heating & Air Conditioning Equipment in Clifton Park, NY, serving the Capital Region & Beyond.

We specialize in high quality residential HVAC repair, maintenance, indoor air quality and new system installation and our team members take great pride in the work we do. We work in an exciting, high performance culture and love bringing awesome people to our team! Grasshoppers only move in a forward direction and so do we!

If you do not meet the experience requirements for this position, please ask us about the HVAC paid apprentice position.

Description: HVAC Installer

Job Type: Full-time
Yearly Pay: $55,000.00 – $75,000+
Average performance pay per lead installer per week: $400 to $800 per week with opportunities to exceed. IAQ (Indoor Air Quality) Add-ons: $30-$2,000 per installer per week
HVAC Installation: 2 Years (Preferred)
Work Locations: Multiple Locations

  • Install residential HVAC Split Systems, Furnaces, Condensers, Air Handlers, Hydronic Systems, Package units, Mini Splits to Grasshopper Standards
  • Installation of copper line sets, gas lines, wiring, venting, drain lines to Grasshopper Standards
  • Building return stands
  • Building duct plenums
  • Building return stands
  • Installation of full duct systems
  • Scheduled Duct repairs
  • Maintaining inventory in service vehicles and cleanliness. Maintaining a cleanly work site and vehicle.
  • Completing installation checklists, paperwork and submitting all pictures to our CRM Software
  • Collecting signature and payment at job completion
Minimum Requirements for Consideration:
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in installing Residential HVAC systems. Must be able to install furnace and condensing units without training or assistance.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent with technology, typing and working with software
  • Honest, dependable, and organized
  • Self-Motivated but able to take direction and be part of a team
Requirements for Hire:
  • No Criminal history (no criminal convictions). Must be able to pass a background check.
  • Must be able to safely lift at least 50 pounds solo.
  • Able to continually climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and/or crawl
  • Demonstrate willingness to invest in tools used in the installation of HVAC equipment.
  • Demonstrate willingness to invest time into training to advance position.
  • Demonstrate commitment to developing customer service and communication skill.
  • Demonstrate willingness to learn knowledge of indoor air quality
  • Ability to follow written and verbal directions given
  • Ability to follow safety guidelines
  • Ability to work for extended periods of time in tight conditions such as attics and below structure crawl spaces
  • Manual dexterity required to operate a range of power and hand tools
  • Must be able to follow our tobacco policy
  • Must have your own reliable transportation
  • Valid NY Driver’s License with a clean MVR
  • Clean cut and professional look (we allow groomed beards and tattoos)
  • Critical thinker
  • Must have working cell phone with internet connection
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance reimbursement plans
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
Supplement Pay:
  • Performance pay
  • Commission pay
10 Reasons to work at Grasshopper Heating & Cooling
  1. We have a positive work culture and focus on working as a team
  2. We operate out of a 12,500 square foot office/warehouse fully stocked.
  3. We have motivational meetings every Tuesday with videos, activities & fun engagement, 1 on 1’s, & team learning with the Grasshopper team.
  4. We believe in working hard but playing harder and we live that out.
  5. We partner with a training who works with you weekly to be the best that you can be, both personally and professionally!
  6. Customer satisfaction is extremely important to us, we have over 460 5-star reviews online, A+ rated with the BBB, and have won awards for our brand!
  7. We offer competitive salaries, a lucrative performance pay structure, and bonuses!
  8. We offer health insurance reimbursement plans, retirement plans, weekly direct deposit, paid holidays, vacation, and sick time.
  9. Our service vehicles are top of the line, professionally wrapped, fully stocked and available as a take home vehicle for qualifying installers.
  10. We have Gary the Grasshopper as our mascot!
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