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Howe Inc HVAC Journeyman in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

At Howe, we’re focused on building a family-friendly workplace built on honesty, integrity, quality, professionalism, trustworthiness, and leadership. We believe in providing personal and professional growth opportunities. If you have passion and drive, we’ll help propel you on a path to success. With 80 years of experience leading the industry and leveraging the most cutting-edge technology, you can enjoy the security and potential of working for a stable and growing company. When you join our family, you’ll find ample opportunities for education and career growth, a team dedicated to your success, and a competitive benefits package


The HVAC Journeyman will work on commercial installation projects by directing the work of apprentices, installing sheet metal ducts, spiral ducts, roof top units and other HVAC equipment. Journeyman will need to be able to read and interpret a commercial HVAC blueprint. You must be organized with the ability to make good decisions. Other duties as assigned


  • Reads and interprets blueprints, sketches, or project specifications to determine sequence and methods of fabricating, assembling, and installing products, materials, and equipment required to complete project.

  • Setting RTUs, Curbs, Split Systems and Equipment

  • Installing Kitchen Hoods and Equipment

  • Installation of TDC, S&D, Black Iron and Stainless Duct

  • Selects appropriate materials and method of installation, according to project specifications.

  • Lays out and marks dimensions and reference lines on material to develop and trace patterns of product or parts or uses templates.

  • Sets up and operates fabricating machines, tools, and equipment as necessary to promptly and accurately complete installation of work.

  • Installs work according to blueprints and in conformance with specifications.

  • Works with project manager, division manager and field superintendent to ensure that work is installed according to schedule and that quality is maintained.

  • Complies with company policies and procedures, especially safety rules.

  • Repairs and maintains sheet metal products.

  • May directly supervises 1 to 2 employees

  • Some Travel is Required

  • M-F Some weekends and able to work OT when needed

  • Work well with customers, co-workers and subcontractors

  • Maintain professional relationship with customers / builders

Perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials and equipment


  • Good oral and written communication skills; Professional appearance

  • Lift at least 100 pounds; Ability to work on ladders and high place

  • Current driver’s license


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Demonstrated skills and knowledge of the trade

  • Good understanding of materials and tools used in the industry

  • Additional training and education as required


At Howe we offer growth, plain and simple. We have employees that have started at the bottom and worked their way to project managers and higher. “Howe” would you like the opportunity to grow with a company that is truly leading the way in the industry? We offer the same benefits as our competitors with the addition of one thing - GROWTH. If you're not familiar with the benefits that are being offered, here are a few that we have:

  • Health insurance

  • 401k Plan with generous match

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Short Term Disability

  • Life Insurance

  • Profit sharing "weekly bonus opportunities"

  • PTO

  • On-the-job training

  • Continuing education