Summary Mechanic, Heating And Air Conditioning in Ontario
Find key facts and figures about working as a mechanic, heating and air conditioning. The following information is applicable to all Heating, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics (NOC 7313).
Heating, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics install, maintain, repair and overhaul residential central air conditioning systems, commercial and industrial refrigeration and air conditioning systems and combined heating, ventilation and cooling systems. They are employed by heating, refrigeration and air conditioning installation contractors, various industrial settings, food wholesalers, engineering firms and retail and servicing establishments. Transport refrigeration mechanics are included in this unit group.
College or apprenticeship
College education or apprenticeship training usually required
Median wage in Ontario
The job prospects are good in Ontario
advertised in Ontario
- Read and interpret blueprints
- Repair and replace parts and components for entire refrigeration, air conditioning, ventilation or heat pump systems
- Install, maintain and repair equipment in refrigerated trucks used to transport food or medical supplies
- Handle, recover and store refrigerants
- Install, troubleshoot, repair and overhaul entire heating, ventilation, air handling, refrigeration and air conditioning systems
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