Oct 07, 2019

Water and Mold Technician Trainee

$12.00 - $15.00 hourly
  • United Water Restoration Group - Atlanta North
  • Remote (3772 Pleasantdale Road, Atlanta, GA, USA)
Full-Time Entry Level Installation - Maint - Repair Skilled Labor

Job Description

Are you looking to start a rewarding career where you will:

  • learn an “in-demand” trade?
  • see your hard work and training pay off with increased earnings and promotion opportunities?
  • be a part of a hard-working and tight-knit team that helps property owners by restoring their property after water or smoke damages?
  • If your answer is “YES” to the above, then we may have an opportunity for you! 

United Water Restoration Group – Atlanta North, (www.uwrgnorthatlanta.com) is a premier Water/Fire/Mold Restoration Company serving the Greater Atlanta area.  Due to rapid growth, we seek a Full-time Technician Trainee to become a part of our team!  We are looking to become THE preferred water restoration company in the Atlanta area, and we’re looking for team-players who love to win, grow professionally and become something bigger than themselves.  We carry a passion for our customers and always believe in treating them like family.

Join us to become a part of one of the fast-growing water restoration companies in America.  We offer competitive starting pay, health plan, paid vacations and holidays, and in-the-field training with our experienced technical team. 

Job Summary

As a Technician Trainee, you will learn the techniques that will make you “the heart of our company” as part of our Technicians Team. Initially, you will assist the Lead Technician in our company, and in doing so learn all the critical job duties and responsibilities necessary to allow you to become a “Full” Technician.  As a “Full” Technician, you will be responsible for your own Restoration Projects, drive your own company vehicle, and be the face of our organization with the clients and projects you are assigned.  When you are fully trained, you will conduct your own water mitigation, fire restoration, and mold remediation services in the field at our customers' homes or places of business operations.  

Responsibilities and Duties

Working with our Lead Technician, you will:

  • Call, Schedule, and Meet with home or business owners to assess the damage they need fixed.
  • Properly remove any approved materials (Baseboard, Drywall, Cabinets, Counter top, Laminate Floor, and several other building materials), and place the proper amount of equipment for the space in need of restoration
  • Gain knowledge of fast drying practices and techniques to get the materials dry as fast as possible.
  • You will also assist our Lead Technician in:
    • Monitoring jobs daily, contacting and following up with homeowners for daily appointments.
    • Taking moisture readings at each monitor, taking and uploading photos, readings, and notes into our DASH job database for our in-house representatives to use.
    • Helping homeowners through the claims process.
  • Rotate On-Call week/weekends where you are to answer, respond, and perform all above duties during and after hours for emergency issues that come up.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor.

Qualifications and Skills

  • High School graduate, or Equivalent education
  • Valid Driver’s License, with good driving record
  • 1-3 years’ prior work experience, preferably working in a business involving construction services
  • Strong Communication, both written and verbal.
  • Positive "Can-Do" attitude, and strong work ethic.
  • Ability to use and handle computer/tablet/smart phone
  • Experience and familiarity with light construction and tools (framing and flooring carpentry, simple plumbing)
  • Ability to work both within a team, and independently.
  • Bi-Lingual (Spanish) candidates are ideal, but not required.
  • Must pass a Background Check, Drug Test, and have an acceptable Safe Driving Record

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive starting hourly wages
  • Company Benefits include: Health, Vision, Dental, Paid Vacation, and Paid Holidays
  • In-Field Training
  • Certification/Continuing Education opportunities provided for candidates promoted beyond Technician Trainee status

Occupations

Technical Customer Service,   General-Other: Installation-Maintenance-Repair,   General-Other: Production-Operations,   General-Other: Construction-Skilled Trades  

States

GA  

Salary

$12-15/hr

Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

Job Requirements

  • High School graduate, or Equivalent education
  • Valid Driver’s License, with good driving record
  • 1-3 years’ prior work experience, preferably working in a business involving construction services
  • Strong Communication, both written and verbal.
  • Positive "Can-Do" attitude, and strong work ethic.
  • Ability to use and handle computer/tablet/smart phone
  • Experience and familiarity with light construction and tools (framing and flooring carpentry, simple plumbing)
  • Ability to work both within a team, and independently.
  • Bi-Lingual (Spanish) candidates are ideal, but not required.
  • Must pass a Background Check, Drug Test, and have an acceptable Safe Driving Record

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