VRF Technician - We are currently offering a $1,000 sign-on bonus for qualified individuals.

Richmond, VA posted on October 23

Atlantic Constructors is seeking dynamic, motivated, career minded individuals to join our expanding team!  Atlantic Constructors has been recognized as an industry leader in the Mid-Atlantic Region for over 50 years.

Position: VRF technician

Primary Purpose: The VRF Technician will be support field trade teams and/or third party contractors and is responsible for the installation, start-up, troubleshooting, commissioning, and servicing of commercial HVACR equipment, systems, and units.

Reports To: Commissioning & Startup Manager

Essential Duties:

  • Investigate, evaluate, and recommend changes and modifications to improve safety
  • Maintain inspection, repair, and preventative maintenance records
  • Participate in safety inspections, job safety analyses, and safety meetings
  • Testing of new equipment / repair equipment to design specifications
  • Establishes service by studying system requirements; ordering and gathering components and parts; completing installation; performing acceptance tests.
  • Documents service and installation actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.
  • VRF installation and service experience is required 
  • BAS/DDC Controls experience is desired
  • Basic Electrical background required 
  • Refrigerant pipe installation ability required 
  • Ability to read detailed technical documents 
  • Will work within the commissioning and startup group and will at times be required to function as commissioning and startup technicians for other equipment as necessary.
  • Performs other duties as required

Minimum Experience and Qualifications:


  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in mechanical trade or equivalent combination of vocational training and experience
  • Previous supervisory experience in an operational and customer facing role
  • Excellent building services knowledge
  • Must have good verbal and written skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must be able and prepared to travel as required
  • Must be able to lift, carry, push or pull objects weighing up to 50 pounds
  • Must have a satisfactory driving and criminal record, and pass drug screen
  • In-depth knowledge of two or more of the following disciplines: plumbing systems, electrical systems, HVAC Cooling and ducted air systems, general construction practices, generator systems , controls systems


  • HS diploma or GED equivalent
  • Prior military experience


Atlantic Constructors offers competitive pay and benefits, to include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid leave

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