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HVAC online test: Pre-employment screening assessment to hire the best candidates

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HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) test
Type: Role specific skills
Time: 10 min
Languages: English, Dutch, French, German, Spanish
Level: Intermediate

Summary of the HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) test

This HVAC (heating, ventilation, and cooling) test evaluates a candidate’s ability to maintain HVAC equipment. This screening test will help you hire technicians with practical, hands-on experience.

Covered skills

  • Chillers

  • Dehumidifiers

  • Air distribution

  • Water distribution and air conditioners

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About the HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) test

Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) finds its applications in most organizations, and it requires detailed attention. It is important for organizations to maintain an efficient HVAC system to control energy costs and prevent longer breakdowns in the facilities. Organizations that have intensive applications of HVAC systems, such as in manufacturing settings or large buildings, especially need skilled technical staff to appropriately operate and maintain the HVAC systems and ensure that they remain in an optimal operating condition.

This HVAC test evaluates candidates’ abilities to maintain and troubleshoot a range of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment, including chillers, dehumidifiers, air and water distribution equipment, and air conditioners.

With its focus on practical application of knowledge through on-the-job maintenance and trouble-shooting scenarios, this screening test will help you identify HVAC technicians who have hands-on experience in dealing with a range of HVAC systems. Candidates who do well on this test will help you maintain your HVAC systems to ensure optimal, efficient performance.

The test is made by a subject-matter expert

Muhammad S.

Muhammad S. is a mechanical engineer by profession, with nine years of professional working experience as a Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) and Utilities engineer. He has worked with major multinational companies, including Colgate Palmolive and GlaxoSmithKline, and enjoys sharing his expertise by collaborating with other professionals in the field and through working on additional projects, such as hiring tests.

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