Why Slakey Brothers?

Why choose Slakey Brothers? Ask any of our long-time customers or employees that question and you'll probably get variations on the same answer. Slakey Brothers continues to grow and evolve after eight decades. There's no formula for our success, but there are a few simple rules.


  • Start with committed, motivated, and capable people and reward them accordingly.
  • Provide customers with quality products and services on time and at competitive prices.
  • Stay on top of the market.
  • Pay attention to costs and constantly seek ways to improve.
  • Encourage communication and company pride.

Independently Strong

We have been serving the HVAC and Plumbing markets since 1939 and look forward to an exciting and successful future filled with numerous possibilities. Why Slakey? This question can be answered with four words; quality, integrity, initiative & strength.


Slakey Brothers offers competitive wages and benefits including

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Year End Profit Sharing


We are always accepting applications and resumes. If you are an experienced industry professional please e-mail your resume to hr@slakey.com.

Sales Trainee Program

Are you looking for an exciting, rewarding career in sales, with the opportunity for advancement, excellent benefits and a competitive salary in a team-focused environment? Slakey Brothers can provide you with exactly that! Our Sales Trainee program prepares you to competitively sell heating, plumbing, and air conditioning products and equipment to the construction industry.


You will enter a one-year trainee program, which educates you about the Company's philosophy, products and procedures. This includes an applied orientation to purchasing, pricing, quotations, warehousing and inside sales. The following year focuses on inside sales, concentrating on HVAC and plumbing product knowledge. Training usually leads to outside sales, but can also lead to purchasing or technical inside sales - depending upon where your talent lies and what positions are available in the Company.

Here are some advantages provided by a career with Slakey Brothers:


  • Opportunity to work in beautiful Northern or Central California, Western Nevada, or Oregon.
  • Stable, friendly work atmosphere.
  • Liberal and flexible Company car program for those in outside sales provides the ability to select from many makes and models including SUVs, trucks or cars.
  • Hosting all-inclusive customer incentive trips to exciting destinations around the world for top-producing outside salespeople.
  • Slakey Brothers is an equal opportunity employer.