• Melbourne Vic

Chris Wheeler

Interesting facts

I  am a happily married 30 year old with 1 daughter and another on the way

I was born in Stillwater, Minnesota USA

I enjoy working in a team but I am highly experienced working autonomously

I spent two Summer's as a Hot Air Balloon Pilot

Work History

Work History

Refrigeration Technician                      

Jun 2007 - 2016
John Glasper Air Conditioning Pty Ltd

I completed a 4 year apprenticeship while working on the job under the guidance of a qualified technician. Now fully qualified my role involves -

  • Knowledge of HVAC products and technical components for commercial and residential services
  • Skills in building and maintaining relationships with clients and distributors
  • Being responsible for conducting site surveys to identify issues and quoting for replacement work and regular maintenance contracts
  • Seeking opportunities for new sales and maintenance work to help grow the client base
  • Identifying areas where costs can be reduced for the business
  • Scheduling of visits to potential clients by contacting people and making appointments
  • Establishing client's needs

Shift Manager

Dec 2004 - Dec 2006
ProEx Photo Studios

I started working at the store full time. I was quickly promoted to Weekend Manager and Camera Sales Leader. The role involved -

  • Creating up-selling opportunities with all customers
  • Generating monthly and weekly sales reports
  • Sharing product knowledge with customers whilst making personal recommendations
  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively with all levels of staff
  • Demonstrating that customers come first by serving them with a sense of urgency

Education

Education

Certificate III in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

Jan 2010 - Dec 2013
Box Hill Tafe                                              

Successfully completed

High School Diploma

Aug 1997 - Jun 2003
Stillwater Area High School

Successfully Completed

Licences & Accreditations

Certifications

Refrigeration Handling Licence (RHL)

May 2014 - May 2017
Arctick

Handling of refrigeration and air conditioning (RAC) equipment.

Restricted Grade D Licence

Mar 2014 - Mar 2016
Energy Safe Victoria

Disconnect/reconnect of electrical components.

VBA Plumbing Accreditation

Jun 2015 - Jun 2018
Victorian Building Authority

Handling of air conditioning specific plumbing procedures.

References

John Glasper

Current Employer                                              

John Glasper Air Conditioning Pty Ltd.   Company Owner/Manager

0412 327 080

 

Tony Van Der Hoff

Current Service Manager                                                                        

John Glasper Air Conditioning Pty Ltd.     Service Manager

0417 059 037

 

Matthew Griffith

Commercial Air Conditioning Services Pty Ltd     Company Owner

0405 534 896