Career Opportunities

 

Hardesty, Inc. is currently looking to fill the following positions in our team of employees. These positions are available with immediate effect. Please read on for job responsibilities, requirements & benefits for these roles below.​

·         Foreman (HVAC)

·         Sheet Metal Mechanic

·         Sheet Metal Apprentice

Here are two links to Hardesty's application forms, one of which will need to be completed and submitted to our VP of Operations, Kyle Blough, for consideration for employment. If you have any questions about any other potential positions or the application process, please reach out to Kyle. 

Foreman

Responsibilities:

- Overall & daily supervision of the assigned project in the DC, MD, VA region, as a hands-on leader in the field for Hardesty, Inc.

- Plan & coordinate construction crews, ensuring project tasks are assigned and completed to a high standard.

- Schedule & manage the crew's time on the project, and the materials required to complete construction in a timely fashion per the construction schedule. An ability to look ahead and plan accordingly is essential.

- Communicate & coordinate with Hardesty's project management team, the General Contractor, and other construction subcontractors.

- Review & interpret plans, drawings, blueprints, CAD renderings, Gantt chart schedules, and scopes of work.

- Assist in the resolution and prevention of technical issues on the assigned project.

- Ensure all crew members are completing their work safely, in compliance with all construction safety regulations.

Requirements:

- 5+ years of experience in HVAC construction, with 2+ years of supervisory experience on commercial construction projects. 

- Ability to work Monday-Friday, with a flexibility to work evenings, nights and weekends if and when required.

- Good communication skills (verbal and written), with a competency in English.

- Extensive knowledge of HVAC systems, equipment, submittal data, engineered drawings, and construction documentation is a must.

- Ability to work in a physical environment, withstanding exposure to the elements, tight spaces and heights.

- Good organizational skills & attention to detail.

- Ability to work under high pressure.

- Ability to work in a team environment.

- Possess valid driver's license.

- Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

Benefits:

- Salary is negotiable, based on experience, with further review after 3 months, based on performance and progression.

- Please see the bottom of this page for more information on Hardesty's employee benefits.

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Sheet Metal Mechanic

Responsibilities:

- Measure, sketch, fabricate and install sheet metal ductwork for commercial HVAC projects in the DC, MD, VA region.

- Installation of HVAC equipment, duct-board, flexible duct, dampers, and duct insulation.

- Complete tasks as assigned by the project foreman to a high standard.

- Schedule & manage materials required to complete ductwork in a timely fashion per the construction schedule.

- Communicate & coordinate with Hardesty's project management team, the General Contractor, and other construction subcontractors.

- Lead, instruct and assist junior mechanics and helpers, in collaboration with Hardesty's foreman.

- Review & interpret plans, drawings, blueprints, CAD renderings, and scopes of work.

- Assist in the resolution and prevention of ductwork issues on the assigned project.

- Possess the necessary personal hand and power tools required for HVAC sheet metal installation.

Requirements:

- 3+ years of experience in HVAC sheet metal construction. 

- Ability to work Monday-Friday, with a flexibility to work evenings, nights and weekends if and when required.

- Good communication skills (verbal and written), with a competency in English.

- Knowledge of HVAC systems, equipment, submittal data, engineered drawings, and construction documentation is a must.

- Ability to work in a physical environment, withstanding exposure to the elements, tight spaces and heights.

- Good organizational skills & attention to detail.

- Ability to work under high pressure.

- Ability to work in a team environment.

- Possess valid driver's license.

- Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

Benefits:

- Salary is negotiable, based on experience, with further review after 3 months, based on performance and progression.

- Please see the bottom of this page for more information on Hardesty's employee benefits.

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Sheet Metal Apprentice

​Responsibilities:

- Installation of sheet metal ductwork, HVAC equipment, duct-board, flexible duct, dampers, and duct insulation for commercial HVAC projects in the DC, MD, VA region.

- Complete tasks as assigned and instructed by the project foreman and/or mechanic.

- Attentively work with foremen and mechanics, to actively improve knowledge and understanding of the trade.

- Possess, or be willing to purchase, the necessary personal hand and power tools required for HVAC sheet metal installation.

Requirements:

- 1+ years of experience in construction. 

- Ability to work Monday-Friday, with a flexibility to work evenings, nights and weekends if and when required.

- Good communication skills (verbal and written), with a competency in English.

- Ability to work in a physical environment, withstanding exposure to the elements, tight spaces and heights.

- Good attention to detail and a propensity to learn.

- Commitment to learn the HVAC industry and train on the job.

- Ability to work in a team environment.

- Possess valid driver's license.

- Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

​Benefits:

- Starting salary is $15-18 p/hr, with further review after 3 months, based on performance and progression.

- Please see the bottom of this page for more information on Hardesty's employee benefits.

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Employee Benefits:​

  • Advancement opportunities based on performance and progression

  • Employee Simple IRA Plan, with an attractive company matching contribution

  • Workers' Compensation Insurance

  • Company Health Care, Dental & Vision Plans, with company contribution

  • Company Vehicle (for certain positions)

  • Paid Holidays, vacation, and sick leave

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