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Two open positions: One Field Crew Assistant on call basis and also open:

Store Staff person- Traverse City MI. Retirees encouraged to apply, also first time to job market encouraged to apply — Apply using the online form you can fill in at the bottom of these two job descriptions – or visit us in store

Job Descriptions

Field Assistant (potential to become a field supervisor)
Responsibilities:

  • A Field Crew Assistant, as part of a team would have to carefully remove cabinets, doors, flooring, siding, paneling, fixtures, etc… Note: A well qualified applicant could potentially take over the field supervisor position after brief training period, and run jobs themselves.
  • Occasionally operate a 3/4 ton diesel pick-up, with a 20′ double axle cargo trailer attached.
  • Assist with side projects when needed. This includes but is not limited to: , Wiping down building materials for sale., De-nailing Lumber, etc..
  • Occasionally do pick-ups (driving to a residence or business to pick material up.)
  • Safely operate hand and power tools. The more common power tools we use are: Reciprocating Saw or “Sawzall,”  Circular Saw, Battery Drill, Multi-tool.

Store Staff :

Responsibilities:

  • Training provided when necessary
  • Sales of used building materials (cabinets, doors, flooring, commercial material, lumber, etc..)
  • Help customers locate specific products in store.
  • Check in new material and value that material.
  • Operate a cash register (enter sales, make change)
  • Use a computer, (Internet Explorer, MS Word, MS Excel)
  • Enter store credit information into a database using MS Excel.
  • Answer the phone
  • With training: price material, negotiate trades and sales.

    Store Staff Requirements:

  • Work Saturdays.
  • We have a no tobacco policy in store, vehicles and at field jobs.
  • Construction/Remodeling experience helpful, not required.
  • Supportive of our mission of resource recovery in the building material industry.
  • Possess good customer service skills.
  • Be comfortable working with a team.
  • Lift and carry 35 lbs
  • Safe work habits and proper use of safety equipment
  • Motivated to move up in the company and take on more responsibilities as time progresses.
  • Valid Driver’s License

Specifics:

TRAVERSE CITY SHIFTS: within the frame of Tuesday-Friday 8:45am – 5:30pm, Saturdays 8:45am – 4:00pm occasionally stay 15 min over. We can build schedule to suit both our needs, 24 hrs. & more if desired, up to 40 hrs.

  • Wage is dependent on experience.
  • Use of a walk behind Hydraulic forklift.
  • We have only one location: Traverse City MI.

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What retail or construction experience can you tell me about? – list length of employment, supervisors name and a contact phone. Please explain any lapses in employment.

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What experience, if any, do you have in re-use of building materials? Not required, but a plus.

Do you recycle household trash? What do you recycle if anything? How do you recycle it?

What attracted you to apply to this particular job in our company?

Other valuable experience?


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