Duct Tester

  • Villara Building Systems
  • McClellan Park, CA, USA
  • Apr 23, 2021
Full time

Job Description

Position Overview  

Diagnostic testing of the building envelope and HVAC system by use of a Duct Tester and/or other diagnostic tools in compliance with Title 24 Building Energy Efficiency Standards. 

Technical Responsibilities of the Job 

  • Perform Air Flow Testing of the HVAC system. 
  • Analyze, Diagnose and Correct problems. 
  • Follow all Policies and Procedures including Safety procedures. 
  • Adjust system controls to settings recommended by manufacturer. 
  • Generate work orders, Record and log all applicable data. 
  • Make sure all the appropriate forms have been filled out completely and legibly.  
  • Determine target air flow. 
  • Maintain a clean work area. 
  • Take corrective actions to seal all leaks. 
  • Determine fan watt measurement using formula based on size of unit. 

Behavioral Responsibilities of the Job 

  • Reliable Transportation 
  • Problem solving and quick conflict resolution skills. 
  • Self-motivated, organized with a can-do attitude 
  • Demonstrate initiative to complete assignments and obtain results 
  • Able to work independently and as part of a changing team 
  • Committed to creating and participating in a positive workplace culture 
  • Capable of providing excellent internal and external customer interactions 
  • Able to remain calm  and handle stress well 
  • Committed to arriving on time and ready to work 
  • Committed to follow safety procedures 
  • Appropriate time taken for rest and meal breaks 
  • Use of personal cell phones for emergency or while on rest and meal breaks only 



  • EPA Refrigerant Certification (Universal or Type II) 
  • Self-Starter with the Ability to work Independent as well as in a team. 
  • Valid CA Driver’s License and Insurable DMV Record 
  • Must have great analytical and troubleshooting skills 
  • Ability to read blueprints and charts 
  • Must be familiar with materials used in the process. 
  • Able to work at a fast pace 


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent 

Working conditions and management style: 

  • Subject to adverse weather conditions – extreme heat and cold 
  • Job sites can be loud and dusty 
  • Able to use basic hand tools and power tools. 
  • Must be able to travel from job site to job site  
  • Must be able to transport tools and a ladder to multiple job sites 
  • Must be able to ascend ladders to heights of eight feet or higher, and descend ladders, scaffolding, stairs and inclined surfaces.  
  • Able to work in high areas including rafters and roofs. 
  • Able to exert physical strength necessary to move objects weighing eighty plus pounds from one level to another. 

Performance Standards: 

  • Percentage of time spent in field, traveling, in meetings, etc. (varies) 
  • Installers and Tradesman use a Field Skills Matrix to meet job goals and expectations – review with supervisor 
  • All Villara employees are expected to work well with other team members, sub-contractors, and customers 
  • Meeting deadlines as outlined by supervisor (bid times) 
  • Showing up every day and on-time 
  • Taking appropriate time for rest and meal breaks 
  • No personal phone calls unless emergency 
  • Complete timecards daily 
  • Meeting Lean requirements 

Number of Openings


Who can apply?




Driver's License Required