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What is an HVAC sales director?

We’re running a series of blogs giving more information about the wide range of HVAC jobs available, and the qualifications and attributes needed for them. Here, we take a look at the role of an HVAC sales director typically for … Continue reading

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Counter Offer Advice for HVAC Employers

Finding the right people to fill key roles in your business isn’t easy and, even when everything seems to be going well, a counter offer can throw a spanner in the works at the last minute. As HVAC recruiters we … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of an HVAC Area Sales Manager

Name: Martin Malyon Role: Area Sales Manager Area: Midlands (Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, Birmingham, Worcester, Kidderminster) Company: Gilberts (Blackpool) Ltd, a leading manufacturer of air distribution products Who are your main clients and what industry sectors do you tend to work … Continue reading

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EU Candidates Urged to Keep Applying for HVAC Jobs After Brexit Vote

The Brexit vote may be deterring EU candidates from putting themselves forward for UK-based HVAC jobs according to specialist recruiters at Thornhvac. The company, which sources candidates for roles in the heating, ventilation and air conditioning sectors, said Brexit had … Continue reading

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Top tips for keeping high performers engaged

High performers can add huge value to your business, help you develop strong client relationships, promote your brand and really drive your company forward. They’re self-starters who need very little management but employers shouldn’t be too complacent. High performers are … Continue reading

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Why ethical business practice is vital for attracting and retaining good people

It is no secret that ethical business behaviour and corporate social responsibility can bring significant benefits to employers. Over the years we have seen time and again that high performing candidates seek out roles with companies that exhibit positive values … Continue reading

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New Appointment as Thornhvac Expands

Specialist Leeds recruitment consultancy Thornhvac has appointed a senior recruiter to head up a new division following expansion. Shelley Hamilton will specialise in sourcing candidates for service and maintenance roles in the heating, ventilation and air conditioning sectors. Shelley has … Continue reading

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Demand for HVAC skills still high after Brexit vote

Demand for HVAC skills in the UK construction industry remains high despite new figures suggesting the number of permanent job vacancies has fallen since Britain opted to leave the EU. Data from HVAC recruitment specialist Thornhvac is at odds with … Continue reading

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Daikin Boss Comments on Thornhvac Survey

Daikin MD Martin Krutz has shared his thoughts on Thornhvac’s Best HVAC Companies to Work For survey with Heat Pumps Today. Daikin UK was named the best air conditioning manufacturer to work for and the manufacturer that offers the best … Continue reading

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What is a Trainer

We’re running a series of blogs aimed at giving more information about the various HVAC jobs available and the qualifications and attributes needed for them. Here, we take a look at the role of a trainer. Typically these jobs are … Continue reading

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