Like yourself, we have been waiting for 2022…IT’S FINALLY HERE…so now is the time to start planning to TRADE YOUR CAREER! Where do you look? How do you get the proper training? What opportunities are available? We are connecting you to the best trade employers across Central Virginia!

Looking for a SOLID career path? Then you need to consider an opportunity within the Trades and Skilled Labor Industry.  We know earning a college degree isn’t for everyone. Skilled trade career paths teach you practical skills, lessen student loan debt, and allow you to earn experience and open a new business.

Skilled trade occupations are ALWAYS in demand. Wanna know why this the right fit for you…well:

  • You gain experience immediately
  • The price tag is more reasonable
  • It takes half the time
  • Skilled trade experts make a good living
  • A huge need for master tradespeople exists
  • You get to do what you’re good at

Thousands of jobs are available including Electricians, HVAC, Plumbing, Mechanical, Carpenters, Roofers, Welders, Masons and more.


James River Air Conditioning Company was founded in 1967. Today, the company has an outstanding team of professional technicians serving the entire Central Virginia area through a fleet of GPS-Enabled service and installation trucks.  We are proud of the work that we do and wouldn’t be successful without our amazing team of dedicated associates.

Our team has numerous openings for new associates in the skilled trades, including HVAC, Plumbing, and Electrical. To meet increasing demand for workers, we are hosting a job fair to connect area job-seekers with quickly growing career options within these infrastructure-critical fields.

Among the benefits being offered by James River Air include paid training and education, excellent income potential and benefits, including health, dental, vision, paid time off, 401k, short – and long-term disability, and much more. Skilled trade roles are in high demand across the country and have a very rewarding career path.

According to the Air Conditioning Contractors of America, the HVAC service market is growing — it’s predicted to “create 13% more HVAC mechanic and installer jobs from 2018 – 2028.”

Newly inaugurated Governor has pledged that reinvigorating job growth, developing talent, and training workers would be part of his policy initiatives. James River Air is doing its part to support workforce development by promoting training and career opportunities in these fast-growing sectors.

  • Commercial HVAC Dispatcher
  • Warehouse Specialists
  • Residential Service Technician – HVAC
  • Residential Electrician
  • Commercial Service Technician – HVAC
  • Commercial Service Plumber
  • Residential Service Plumber
  • HVAC Residential and Commercial Helper
  • Commercial HVAC Sheet Metal Helper


If you’re looking to boost your career, your happiness and your paycheck drop by James River Air for their Career Day on Saturday, April 2nd from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.  Have lunch on us, meet our team and explore openings for the following positions.

Can’t make our career day?  No problem just CLICK HERE to apply online.

If you or your business would like to be featured, CLICK HERE and one of our team members will be in contact with you.