HVAC Refrigeration Apprentice

$21 - $40 / hr | Burnaby, British Columbia

About Enersolv

Enersolv Design + Build isn’t just a construction company – we’re a people company.

We prove that business can have minimal conflict while maximizing the beneficial experience for both our clients and our people.

Our vision is not just about providing turnkey delivery of high-performance, energy-efficient, sustainable buildings; our collaborative values are built right into our name: Design + Build. We believe in working together – which starts with the people we work with.

We see the value of a strong team, and our teams are filled with people who are driven, ambitious, and looking for growth because our leaders invest in our people.

Enersolv has doubled in size since 2019, and we have plans for further growth in the upcoming years. Our leadership team cares about supporting our people, and our leaders take the time to see each member’s potential. We’re looking for people who will join us, grow with us, and make a difference with us.

If you’re passionate about sustainability, collaborative culture, and making a positive change in the world, check out our available positions below and maybe we can leave a lasting legacy together.


Your Role

Reporting to the Foreman, you will play a key role in our growth strategy. As our HVAC Refrigeration Apprentice, you will have the ability to diagnose and troubleshoot plumbing system problems with minimal supervision. You will contribute to training our apprentice staff members and will have the ability to learn and apply company methods, practices, procedures and regulatory requirements regarding the installation and maintenance of modern plumbing and hydronics systems. You will be working on hydronic, drainage and domestic water systems.



  • Assist in the installation of commercial refrigeration and air conditioning systems;

  • Stay up-to-date with all current health and safety practices and procedures;

  • Abide by and promote a safe system of work for all;

  • Produce and implement task-specific Method Statements, Tool Box Talks, and Risk Assessments;

  • Analyze and interpret construction and schematic drawings, technical literature, and equipment specifications;

  • Update and remit relevant administrative aspects for all projects, in a timely manner;

  • Constructively analyse, assess and troubleshoot to resolve issues and develop solutions;

  • Apply your technical, personal and teamwork skills to get the job done, on time, within budget, safely and to a high standard;

  • Mentor and/or share skills, where appropriate, with your team members to work more effectively;


Skills and Qualifications

  • Basic hand tools and methods experience

  • Pre-apprentice certification in refrigeration and air-conditioning systems (as asset but not required)

  • 1st year Apprentice inter-provincial Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic trade qualification (as asset but not required)


(Good to Have)

  • Awareness of packaged rooftop AC units, packaged DX AC split and multi-split systems

  • Knowledge of the design and application of Mitsubishi, Daikin, LG and Samsung/Trane variable refrigerant flow/volume (VRF/VRV), multi-split system

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Forklift ticket

  • Level 1 First Aid

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)



  • Competitive salary based on prior experience

  • Employer covered Health and benefits

  • Training and professional development support

  • 3 weeks vacation

  • Up to five days paid sick leave per year

  • Annual profit sharing plan

  • 4% GRSP Matching Contribution

Please forward a cover letter and resume to hr@Enersolv.ca

Interested in Applying?

Please forward a cover letter and resume to admin@Enersolv.ca.

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