Storefront lead/Experienced Glazier 83 views

Job Listing # : 16017

Bowen Door Service is seeking an experienced glazier/storefront professional that will lead storefront projects from start to finish and wants to be an integral part of our family-oriented company! We are a growing commercial door, storefront, and glass installer in the Knoxville, TN area specializing in new installs, service, and replacement of hollow metal doors, automatic doors, storefront, entrance systems, and replacement glass. We offer competitive wages, medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as paid time off and paid holidays. If you want to become part of a growing company that prioritizes employees, we would love to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities
• Leadership on Storefront projects
• Follow and promote safe work practices
• Ensure installation meets Bowen Door Service installation quality standards
• Review and understand project specifications, timeline, and budget
• Ensure that you have all tools and equipment necessary to complete project
• Execute project to timeline and budget
• Coordinate with Site Superintendent; advise of protective steps that must be taken by other trades in conjunction with subsequent adjacent work
• Prepare daily for next day and week’s upcoming projects
• Control and organize project materials in shop
• Maintain assigned company truck and equipment
• Maintain shop organization and cleanliness

Key Duties
• Be knowledgeable of all OSHA standards and requirements as related to our industry
• Assign work and train Helpers with work duties
• Assess/measure jobs and accurately relay the information
• Produce shop drawings (preferred) or submit sketches so shop drawing can be produced
• Read and interpret architectural and/or shop drawings
• Submit written request for project materials and supplies including; caulk, tape, paint, backer rod, and screws/anchors
• Submit written request for needed tools and safety equipment
• Communicate with Office Manager, Estimator, and Customer including general contractors, project managers, foreman, etc. as needed
• Receive and confirm delivery of project materials and supplies; report material damage or shortages
• Work with Shop Fabricator to ensure jobs are built to specification
• Fabricate storefront as needed
• Cut glass and mirrors
• Install storefront, doors, hardware and glass
• Must be able to problem solve and improvise as necessary to meet plan specifications, company quality standards and deadlines.
• Overcome jobsite issues as efficiently as possible
• Identify, document, and communicate scope changes as necessary
• Measure for, fabricate and install break metal
• Glaze and caulk effectively with attention to detail
• Conduct daily quality assurance audits throughout project
• Attend project site meetings as required by General Contractor
• Clean and organize shop and company vehicles
• Keep company vehicle and equipment properly serviced, clean, and in good working order and condition
• Perform other duties as needed which may include cross-training in related positions

• Prior experience installing Glass, Storefronts, and Insulated Glass Units (IGU) in Commercial Buildings.
• Physical ability to work with ladders, scaffolding and related equipment required for glass installation.
• Valid Driver’s License.
• Insurable with a clean driving record to drive company-provided vehicle.
• Be able to pass a Criminal Background Check.
• Be able to pass a Drug Test.
• Be a team player with the rest of the Bowen Door Service team.
• Motivated to learn our business, expand your skill set, and help us grow.
• Ability to lift up to 75-lbs and able to stand for long periods.
• Ability to read tape measures and levels, and to perform basic measurement calculations.
• Ability to read and interpret blueprints and construction drawings/sketches.
• Must have personal tools required of the trade, and reliable transportation to the shop.
• Requires excellent communication skills and ability to work within tight time schedules to meet deadlines.
• Quality focused; takes initiative to problem solve at the lowest level, while knowing when to ask for help.
• Willingness and aptitude for guiding and mentoring other less-experienced employees/co-workers.
• Professional appearance and ability to provide excellent customer service to our clients is essential.

What We Are Seeking
• 5-7+ years of commercial glass and glazing experience with 2+ years experience leading a crew preferred.
• Ability to instruct and lead all team members on the crew.
• Can perform physical activities on a regular basis.
• Analyze information and evaluate problems.
• Strong and effective communication with all members of project team and office staff.

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Address: 520 Bowens Mill Hwy SW Douglas GA 31533
Phone: (912) 384-2822 opt 2
Toll Free: (800) 226-2822 opt 2

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