Innovation and Excellence Since 1935

Commitment to Our Employees


• We strive to offer continuous training, skills
  improvement, self-motivation and sound, fair and
  dynamic management practices.

• Dedicated to the selection of employees with an
  undaunted commitment to professionalism and
  excellence to our customers, our community,
  and our environment.

• We carefully select our new employees with the
  intention that they will be a long-term employee.

• We provide a caring, professional and safe
  environment to work within.

Hughes is a Great Place to Work!

Hughes Environmental Engineering is a dynamic and growing company that encourages its employees to think proactively and rewards performance excellence. Our employees are committed to their customers and providing excellent customer service! Our employees enjoy their jobs and we are proud that they are a part of the top-performing and highly-regarded Hughes Team.

Hughes is always looking for competent field technicians as an apprentice or with journeyman status and we encourage you to send us your resume. In addition, Hughes has many opportunities in our office for managers, engineers, administrators, sales professionals and support staff. Please see our current list of offerings below.

Centrally located in Montvale, NJ, our offices are less than a mile from the Garden State Parkway (GSP), 15 minutes from the Tappan Zee Bridge and 30 minutes from the George Washington Bridge. We are always looking for qualified HVAC and Refrigeration technicians, engineers and project managers who are interested in becoming an active part of a leading commercial service provider. If you’re ready for a change, please contact us.

Hughes - In the Office

For those candidates seeking non technical opportunities within the HVACR industry, Hughes has a diverse range of positions in administrative, sales, engineering, management and support.

Hughes has a fast growing office environment offering positions within five areas in addition to our executive staff.
These areas include:

      •    Administrative
      •    Engineering
      •    Service
      •    Maintenance & Service Sales
      •    Building Automation & Control

These areas include a collection of positions for those skilled in engineering, CAD drawing, sales, project management, accounting & bookkeeping, dispatching and other support and administrative services.

We are a growing company, so if you think you will be an asset to Hughes but don't see a position currently posted, please send us a cover letter and your resume letting us know how you can make our company better.

Hughes Office Employee Benefits

Hughes Environmental Engineering is a drug-free work place with an outstanding safety record and high employee retention. Our attractive benefit package for full-time employees includes competitive wages and the following:

      •    Healthcare (medical, prescription, hospital)
      •    Long-Term Disability Insurance
      •    Life Insurance
      •    Profit-sharing for eligible employees
      •    401K Employee Saving Plan with Employer Contributions
      •    Paid Holidays and Vacation Days
      •    Weekly Paychecks with convenient Direct Deposit
      •    Employee Discounts from Company Vendors
      •    Bonus and Commission Plans for Eligible Employees



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Hughes - In the Field

Hughes offers many different opportunities for those individuals seeking a technical career path.

Our exclusive apprenticeship program for those with less than five years experience is the educational benchmark for training in our industry. While working full time for Hughes, apprentices receive 200 hours of annual classroom training. Meanwhile, on-the-job training occurs daily -- working with experienced technicians and installing new projects. In addition, manufacturers frequently visit Hughes headquarters for seminars and customized training classes.

Upon attaining journeyman status, technicians’ skills are constantly refined through experience working on chillers, rooftops, automation and controls, boilers, compressor tear-downs, and low temperature machines. Hughes emphasizes continued education for all employees-- as technology advances, so does Hughes! Promotion opportunities are available in supervisory positions in the Service Department, Installation Department and Office. Many of our Operations Management Team members started as apprentices and have had significant prior field experience with Hughes.

Hughes Field Employee Benefits

Hughes Environmental Engineering is a drug-free work place with an outstanding safety record and high employee retention. Our attractive benefits package for full-time employees includes competitive wages and the following:

      •    100% Healthcare for employees and dependents
           (medical, prescription, hospital)
      •    Disability Insurance
      •    Life Insurance
      •    Pension Fund (100% vesting within 5 years)
      •    Retirement Annuity Investment Plan
      •    Paid Holidays
      •    Weekly Paychecks with convenient Direct Deposit
      •    Employee Discounts from Company Vendors

HUGHES offers more!

   •   Company-sponsored employee training
   •   Many tools are provided. Repair services and insurance are
       offered for all personal tools
   •   Uniforms provided for Summer and Winter use
   •   Service vans are provided to each Technician
   •   Service Technicians are dispatched from their home to the job

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Current Hughes Office Job Opportunities

These openings do not require technical experience in the HVAC & mechanical service industry.


Marketing Coordinator


Full Time or Part Time - Hourly

Hughes Environmental Engineering is creating a new permanent position for Marketing Coordinator. Reporting to the Vice President of Sales & Marketing, core responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

     •  Ongoing research of existing and potential growth markets and targeted customer prospects.
     •  Database growth and maintenance of prospects.
     •  Web based marketing efforts and social media.
     •  Creative development of both online and printed collateral material such as brochures, flyers, and all direct mail efforts.
     •  Assist Sales staff in getting leads and appointment setting.
     •  Responsible for all company advertising and trade shows.

The successful candidate will be a detail-driven, well organized professional who can demonstrate concrete experience where marketing or other business development was the primary job description. Strong internet marketing skills are required. Competent computer skills are also required. Both Part Time and Full Time candidates will be considered.

Please provide full contact information and attach your resume when contacting Hughes about this position.

Contact Hughes now for the complete job description on the position Marketing Coordinator


Customer C.A.R.E. Representative


Full Time or Part Time - Hourly

Hughes Environmental Engineering is creating a new permanent position for Customer CARE Representative.
C.A.R.E. is the acronym we use for Customer Assurance Review and Evaluation.

The Hughes Customer Assurance Review and Evaluation (C.A.R.E) process contains three primary components.
In order of importance, they are:

(1) ensuring service agreement renewals,
(2) facilitating the resolution of outstanding customer service issues, and
(3) identifying potential opportunities for increased business.

The objective of the C.A.R.E. Representative function is to engage each Hughes service agreement customer, usually one time per year in person, to achieve optimum results for all three components.

The successful candidate will demonstrate measurable experience in a customer service environment. Competent computer skills are also required. Since the position requires some local travel, a valid driver’s license is required. Both Part Time and Full Time candidates will be considered.

Please provide full contact information and attach your resume when contacting Hughes about this position.

Contact Hughes now for the complete job description on the position Customer C.A.R.E. Representative


Outside Service Agreement Sales


Full Time - Salaried with commissions

Hughes Environmental Engineering has openings for full time Outside Service Sales Representatives.

The Hughes sales team is directly responsible for identifying, contacting, and closing signed service contracts for new clients, so prior experience phone prospecting and cold-calling is required. You will target both an existing data base in an assigned territory, and also generate your own leads and prospects.

Compensation includes a base salary and monthly incentive program. Base salary is paid for company promotion and other regular sales related activity, and commissions are paid on signed service agreements.

All new Hughes associates receive extensive initial training and continuing education throughout their careers with the company. Up to 7 overnights per year for training may be required. A valid driver’s license is also required.

Please provide full contact information and attach your resume when contacting Hughes about this position.

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Staffing Specialist


Full Time or Part Time - Hourly

Hughes Environmental Engineering is creating a new permanent position for a Staffing Specialist. Reporting to the Vice President of Sales & Marketing, core responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

    •   Ongoing research of existing and potential candidates for employment.
    •   Database growth and maintenance of employment prospects using a web based Applicant Tracking System (ATS).
    •   Internet based recruiting efforts and social media, including LinkedIn and various job boards.
    •   Creative development of online and printed collateral material such as brochures, flyers, and all direct mail efforts to candidates.
    •   Coordinate and manage all job fairs, and outside career events for Trade Schools.
    •   Manage the interview process and correlating paperwork requirements for the pipeline of candidates.
    •   Assist departmental staff with the selection process and new hire on-boarding.

Both Part Time and Full Time candidates will be considered.

Please provide full contact information and attach your resume when contacting Hughes about this position.

Contact Hughes now for the complete job description on the position Staffing Specialist


Operations Manager


Full Time - Salaried with benefits

Hughes Environmental Engineering is now hiring for an experienced Operations Manager within its service department. Duties include daily administrative and financial oversight of a busy service department. Working side by side with both the Service Manager and General Manager, this hands-on operations position requires both technical HVAC industry experience and also proven management skills.

Prior experience working in the field as a technician is preferred, as is demonstrable management responsibility in the mechanical service industry. A financial background is helpful but not required.

Other duties include dispatch support, oversight of materials purchasing, overseeing customer service, as well as P&L responsibility for service contract performance.

Please provide full contact information and attach your resume when contacting Hughes about this position.

Contact Hughes now for the complete job description on the position Operations Manager


Sales Engineer


Full Time - Salaried with benefits

Hughes Environmental Engineering is now hiring for an experienced Sales Engineer for our Engineering Department. As a Sales Engineer, you will be responsible for securing high-quality, negotiated design-build HVAC and other mechanical projects to be performed by our current field staff. Project leads will both come from existing customers, and also be self-generated by the candidate through his or her own contacts. The ideal target HVAC project job size is between $50K to $1 million, and our target geographical area is within 90 minutes of New York City. Low temperature refrigeration experience is helpful but not required.

Job requirements include:

     •  A proven track record of independently performing load calculations and all required technical expertise to design, sell,
        and deliver a variety of HVAC projects.
     •  Five years of HVAC Design Build Engineering experience or the equivalent in total HVAC industry experience.
     •  The ability to provide post-sale support through the coordination of subcontractors, equipment
        and accessory vendors, and internal project coordination in a team environment.
     •  Basic computer literacy, with CAD a plus but not required.

Please provide full contact information and attach your resume when contacting Hughes about this position.

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About the Company

Serving all of the Metro NY/NJ/CT area, Hughes Environmental Engineering is one of the finest and most well-regarded commercial/industrial HVAC contractors in the business today. Respected for our technical expertise and business integrity, Hughes services clients such as office buildings, manufacturers, technology firms, banks, and food distributors. Since 1935, Hughes has provided quality careers for hundreds of HVAC professionals and today's team is even more committed to continuing business growth well into the future.

About the Process:

Hughes respects the privacy of individuals who contact us. Your information will not be shared with any third party and we will not contact employers or references without your permission. If you would like immediate consideration, send a resume or contact Hughes at the address below. Weekend and evening interviews are available.


Current Hughes Technical Positions

These openings require previous technical experience in the HVAC & mechanical service industry


HVAC & Refrigeration Installer


Full Time - Hourly with benefits

Hughes Environmental Engineering is now hiring experienced Refrigeration and HVAC Installers. The successful candidates will demonstrate four (4) or more years of commercial or industrial field installation experience for refrigeration piping, especially copper up to 3". Black pipe, Victaulic, and other piping experience is helpful but not required. Duties will include rigging, connecting existing lines, and all other normal tasks associated with service installation and replacement of large refrigeration, chillers, and HVAC package systems.

This is a full-time permanent position that is primarily for projects normally lasting anywhere from one day to eight weeks. Candidates must, however, be willing and able to perform periodic PM and other mechanical service tasks within the service department between projects, and also be available to assist the Service Department with emergencies if needed including overtime. Hughes provides a competitive union service wage and benefit package, along with a company van, tools, and training.

Please provide full contact information and attach your resume when contacting Hughes about this position.

Contact Hughes now for the complete job description on the position HVAC & Refrigeration Installer


HVAC & Refrigeration Service Technician


Full Time - Hourly with benefits

Hughes Environmental Engineering is now hiring experienced Refrigeration and HVAC Service Techs. Multiple positions are open for technicians based in all areas of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

Core responsibilities will include:

     •  Troubleshooting package HVAC systems, split refrigeration systems, and some heating applications.
     •  Performing contractual preventive maintenance tasks on an ongoing basis for our contract customers.
     •  Participation in normal standby rotation for after-hours calls.

Hughes provides a competitive union service wage, benefit, and training package that is available for review upon request. Ample overtime is available throughout the year. All field technicians are issued a vehicle for dispatch from home directly to the jobsite, and are not required to come to the office regularly.

Please provide full contact information and attach your resume when contacting Hughes about this position.

Contact Hughes now for the complete job description on the position HVAC & Refrigeration Service Technician