Alexandria, Minnesota (US)
Job Type:
Full Time

HVAC Apprentice

The HVAC Installation Apprentice controls their future by earning a wage while building a career. Learn the skills required of the commercial HVAC installation trade while working in a full-time paid employment position with on-the-job training from experienced HVAC journeymen.

The HVAC Installation Apprentice assists in commercial installation projects, installing sheet metal and spiral ducts, rooftop units, and other HVAC equipment. The Apprentice is expected to deliver high-quality work and be productive. Apprentices are expected to go through the company-provided apprenticeship training program to become a skilled HVAC Journeyman.

Essential Job Functions

  • Mechanically inclined
  • Motivated, self-starter
  • Excellent listening skills
  • Competent, responsible, organized and team-oriented
  • Strong communication and average computer skills
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to operate powered equipment


  • Performs all work in a safe manner
  • Performs a variety of duties assigned by the Project Manager, Journeyman, Foreman, or Site Supervisor
  • Operates powered equipment including hand tools, stationary machines, and others as required
  • Maintains a high-quality initiative while completing assigned duties
  • Tests for leaks in new and repaired systems
  • Ability to drive a motor vehicle and maintain a current driver’s license in order to commute to the various job sites in the region
  • Overnight travel as necessary
  • Maintain an active state and city license in all city/states you will perform work in
  • Attend all apprentice classes


  • free family dental and vision insurance
  • health insurance
  • free life insurance
  • free short-term disability insurance
  • tuition assistance
  • scholarship program
  • 401k match
  • HSA and flexible spending accounts
  • uniform allowance
  • paid time off and paid holidays

About Us

Founded in 1980, Ellingsons provides customers the best mechanical and electrical solutions. With over 100 employees in Alexandria, Minnesota, as well as Dickinson North Dakota, we serve these communities while maintaining a family-like environment.

Our highly-trained staff works closely with residential and commercial customers. We design, install and maintain our customers’ plumbing, HVAC, electrical, fireplace, fabrication, service, and commercial building automation needs. Learn more.

Posted: April 21st, 2021

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