David provides an insight into his career being an heating engineer. Many buildings like office blocks, schools, hospitals, shopping centres and airport terminals use heating and air conditioning (ventilation) systems. It is your job to install heating and air conditioning systems, and service them so that they continue to work perfectly. Your career prospects aren’t just a load of hot air, either.
You can get into this job through a college course or an apprenticeship. Courses include:
You could move into a managerial role or technical sales.
With further training you could become a building energy management system control engineer.
“Everyday is different; going to different places everyday and facing new challenges.”