• Refractory Career Opportunities

HVAC General Manager

Plibrico Company is seeking an experienced HVAC General Manager for its Construction department located in Omaha, Nebraska.  This position reports to the Omaha Branch Manager.

Classification:  Exempt


Under the direction of the Branch Manager, the HVAC General Manager will be responsible for setting the strategic direction of the HVAC business and managing the day to day activities. This includes, but is not limiting to, sales and marketing, estimating and executing project and maintenance work thru a team of dedicated talented union technicians.


  • Manage the day to day operations of the HVAC business, with responsibility for its overall performance.
  • Working with the Branch manager and other Plibrico support teams (ie Marketing), develop the strategic direction of the HVAC division and implement growth initiatives to achieve those goals.
  • Prospect new and existing clients for ongoing maintenance work and projects.
  • Generate estimates and proposals.
  • Build and manage a high performing team of technicians for field execution.
  • Basic understanding of boiler controls and tuning of boilers.
  • Mentor technicians and assist with internal and external training.
  • Is a steward of Plibrico’s culture and core values.



  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 5-10 years Industrial HVAC experience on a variety of OEM brands.
  • Understand the operation and maintenance requirements of larger screw and centrifugal compressors associated with chillers.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Ability to perform material take offs and understanding of construction productivity rates.
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Some overnight travel.


  • 2-year technical degree in HVAC and or boiler/chillers.
  • Experience managing direct reports – union experience a plus.
  • Boiler Master License a plus.

Plibrico Company provides equal employment opportunity to all applicants for employment, without regards to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, marital, veteran status, sexual orientation, or the presence of handicaps or disabilities.  In addition, this policy of equal opportunity applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but is not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.  This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive.  Employee will be required to perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the office.

For more information or to apply, please email us at hr@plibrico.com.

  • Plibrico® Plastic Refractories

    Clay/Air Bond

    Product Name %Al2O3 Service Limit SDS
    Plibrico®Super F AB 58% 1595F / 2900C SDS
    Plibrico®60 AB 58% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico®80 AB 78% 3200F / 1760C SDS
    Plibrico®90 AB 90% 3400F / 1871C SDS

    Phosphate Bond

    Product Name %Al2O3 Service Limit SDS
    Plibrico®55 S 54% 3000F / 1648C SDS
    Plibrico®68 S 68% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico®68 SA 68% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico®85 S Special 83% 3300F / 1815C SDS
    Plibrico®90 S 90% 3400F / 1870C SDS
    Plibrico®SiC 80 (80% SiC) 2700F / 1480C SDS

    (fine grain – soft)

    Product Name %Al2O3 Service Limit SDS
    Plibrico®SR 68 68% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico®SR 85 83% 3300F / 1815C SDS
    Plibrico®SR 90 88% 3400F / 1870C SDS

    Plibrico HyRATE® Plastic Refractories – Gunning Grade

    Clay/Air Bond

    Product Name %Al2O3 Service Limit SDS
    Plibrico HyRATE®Super F AB 43% 2900F / 1595C SDS
    Plibrico HyRATE®60 AB 60% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico HyRATE®80 AB 78% 3200F / 1760C SDS

    Phosphate Bond

    Product Name %Al2O3 Service Limit SDS
    Plibrico HyRATE®68 S 68% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico HyRATE®85 S Special 84% 3300F / 1815C SDS