General Laborer/Apprentice

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Service/Install
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207057 Requisition #
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Creative Door Services, North America’s largest overhead door dealer, operates nine branches across Western Canada and we have 50 years of experience in the residential and commercial overhead door industry.  We provide access solutions by servicing and installing a variety of overhead doors and driveway gate systems, operators and associated controls. 

Role:

We have an immediate opening for a General Laborer/Apprentice located in the Calgary branch.  Reporting to the Field Operations Supervisor and working as part of a two-person crew, the Apprentice will assist in the service and/or installation of residential or commercial doors while learning on the job from the Lead Technician.  This role is a permanent, full time position with opportunities for advancement.

 Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a professional demeanor
  • Focus on quality workmanship
  • Championing safety standards
  • Providing superior customer service
  • Working with hand tools, electric tools and ladders
  • Regular interaction with warehouse staff, construction Project Managers, customers other trades and safety personnel
  • Taking direction from Garage Door Technician and providing support
  • Actively participating in learning the trade
  • General warehouse duties
  • Other duties, as assigned

Skills:

  • Possessing resourcefulness, integrity, strong work ethic, and ability to work in a team environment
  • Above average mechanical aptitude
  • Knowledge of overhead doors, sectional, rolling steel, high speed or specialty doors would be considered an asset
  • Intention to learn the trade and progress to Lead Technician

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 - 6 months’ experience in a relevant trade (i.e. construction, welding, millwright etc.)
  • Resourcefulness, integrity, strong work ethic, and ability to work in a team environment
  • Possess a valid driver's license and clean driver's abstract
  • Comfortable with heights (ladders & lifts)
  • Any relevant safety training and tickets is an asset. (WHMIS, Fall Protection, First Aid, etc.)
  • Wearing hard hats and other PPE is mandatory in this safety sensitive position
  • Must be able to lift up to 75lbs
  • Must be able to work outside in all different weather conditions, including cold and extreme heat. Lifting, climbing, standing, siting, lying down, squatting and kneeling and managing equipment and tools required.
  • Must be able to successfully pass pre-employment screening requirements including drug, alcohol and health assessment.


We offer:

  • A positive work environment with competitive pay and an excellent benefit plan
  • Encouragement and support for our Technicians and Installers in obtaining CDI Certification
  • Comprehensive technical, safety and product training provided
  • Stable, consistent work with an opportunity to build a long-term career with upward mobility
  • Excellent Health and Dental benefits offered for full time employees
  • COR Certified workplace
  • Equal opportunity employer
To Apply:
If this career opportunity sounds like the right fit for you, apply online at creativedoor.com with your resume and include your salary expectations.  Please add “APPRENTICE - CALGARY” to the subject line of all correspondence.

Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled.

COMPANY:Creative Door

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At Overhead Door Corporation, we recognize people as the core of our strength. We offer our employees a collaborative culture and the opportunity to make the most of your talents. Join our team to earn bragging rights by belonging to an industry leading, world class organization. If you are interested in becoming part of a Powerful team of People, view our career opportunities!


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Overhead Door is proud to be a drug free environment.


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Phone: 469-549-7100 E-mail: accommodation_request@overheaddoor.com