Retail Manager To Service Technician
Something that is important when jumping into a new career is making sure that you will truly enjoy the place you work. Logan Services provides a work environment that incorporates teamwork, growth, passion, communication, and respect every day.
Bret W., an HVAC Service Technician with Logan Services was nervous to learn a new career and adapt to something he has never done before but knew he was making the right decision. We took a deep dive with Bret and asked him questions about his career change and why he chose Logan Services to start over. Read Bret's story below.
Q: What were you doing before making a career change?
A: Working retail as a store manager in the home improvement field.
Q: What were your top 3 fears of making a career change?
A: My ability to change and adapt to learn a new career like HVAC. Will I be able to fit in a new career field both professionally and personally. Would I be able to be competent and capable as an HVAC technician.
Q: What steps did you take to overcome that fear?
A: Took the time to study and learn a lot about the field of work. Logan Services training helped a lot with that as well.
Q: How has the decision to start a career in HVAC impacted your life?
A: It has given me my work-life balance back and given me financial stability. Before this, I worked paycheck to paycheck and 50+ hours a week constantly.
Q: What do you love most about your HVAC career?
A: The opportunity to continually learn and grow both in my role as a technician and within this wonderful company.
Q: What do you love most about Logan Services?
A: That although there are hard days and trying times in this field, the company values me as an individual and as family and that is of great importance to Logan Services.
Q: What words of advice can you give someone considering a career change?
A: It can be scary to start something new but every change in life comes with new challenges and new rewards as well. This change was most definitely worth it.
Our team is hiring! Logan Services is looking for talented and determined people committed to a rewarding career providing heating and cooling services to customers. We are offering positions in-office and out in the field in Dayton, Columbus, and Cincinnati.