Steel Manager To Lead Installer - Career Change Story
Many people find themselves working in a dead end job because of the fear of starting over and learning something new in the career world. However, with Logan Services that's not something that needs to be feared. Logan Services provides training to new hires coming in for installer and service technician jobs.
Our Dayton, Columbus, and Cincinnati HVAC company offers multiple, rewarding career options in the high-in-demand home heating and cooling industry.
Dustin E., a Lead HVAC Installer with Logan Services didn't let lack of knowledge and the fear of starting over stop him from going down a new career path. We took a deep dive with Dustin and asked him questions about his career change and why he chose Logan Services to start over. Read Dustin's story below.
Q: What were you doing before making a career change?
A: Quality & Safety Manager for a local steel supplier.
Q: What were your top 3 fears of making a career change?
A: Lack of HVAC knowledge, leaving a career of almost 10 years to start over, and taking a large pay cut to start a new career.
Q: What steps did you take to overcome that fear?
A: I finally realized that if I didn't put my fears aside and make a career change I was going to continue to work in a career that I disliked and cause enormous amounts of stress. I ventured out of my comfort zone to start a new career working in HVAC to learn a valuable trade that would benefit me for the rest of my life.
Q: How has the decision to start a career in HVAC impacted your life?
A: I have learned a valuable trade that will last a lifetime. I have also found a career path that I enjoy and utilizes my strengths.
Q: What do you love most about your HVAC career?
A: I love that I am able to utilize my mechanical strengths and work with my hands to provide a valuable service to the customer.
Q: What do you love most about Logan Services?
A: I love that Logan Services is like a family, everybody knows everybody and are treated as part of the family.
Q: What words of advice can you give someone considering a career change?
A: The best advice I can give is to think about what makes you happy and put forth the effort it takes to get you there.
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.