Cornerstone Building Brands

Field Service Technician

Auburn, WA - Full-time

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Cornerstone Building Brands | Employer reference: 16335

Field Service Technician

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Auburn, WA, US

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Job description

Ply Gem is seeking a Field Service Technician to perform in-field warranty and service repairs and adjustment on window and door products. Provide technical feedback on product performance and deficiencies. Communicate with dealers on the status of specific services issues, also serves as a liaison between Insulate and the end-user. This position requires independent judgment, problem solving ability, keen observation skills and effective responsibility assumption. The required problem solving skills demand prompt action in making craftsman-like repairs or product replacements for customer satisfaction. Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills are essential for success in the position. Internal contacts will be all levels of employees and Territory Managers. External contacts are homeowners, contractors and distributors. This position is for the Auburn, WA area for Ply Gem Windows. This Technician must have glass glazing experience.

Duties /Responsibilities

  • Responsible for completion of all service requests in assigned territory.
  • Perform field repairs, glass replacements, operational adjustments and repair
  • Conduct field evaluations and inspections.
  • Provide documentation on work performed for each service call.
  • Review daily schedule of appointments with Service Scheduler for efficient routing and confirm appointments with customers prior to arrival.
  • Work closely with service scheduler providing feedback on complete and incomplete service requests.
  • Document requirements for follow-up appointments.
  • Assist in the scheduling of follow-up appointments.
  • Provide technical feedback.
  • Document information gathered in the field regarding operational and design deficiencies
  • Provide recommendations for modifications
  • Operate 1 ton van in a courteous and safe manner.
  • Maintain parts inventory in assigned service vehicle.
  • Monitor supply levels of parts and materials, restock as needed.

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of and skill in field service repairs and services
  • Knowledge of and skill in the use of various tools and equipment used in the repair and replacement of windows and doors
  • Knowledge of general construction or building products installation
  • Knowledge of fenestration product and manufacturing technologies
  • Knowledge of common fenestration installation techniques and materials
  • Experience in glass glazing.
  • Ability to maintain composure and direction during conversations that may involve angry or upset homeowners, contractors or distributors
  • Ability to define problems, collect data and establish facts and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to develop rapport with a wide variety of individuals
  • Ability to be sensitive and show positive regard for fellow employees
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative
  • Ability to willingly accept responsibility
  • Ability to read maps and operate vehicle from destination to destination
  • Skill in oral, written and interpersonal communication
  • Skill in time management
  • Skill in the use of personal computers, MS Office and Word

 

Education

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1-2 years general construction or building products installation experience
  • 1-2 years fenestration manufacturing or installation experience
  • Valid State driver’s license with an exceptional driving record

Equipment and Tools provided

  • Tools, Equipment, PPE
  • Nextel Phone
  • Assorted hand and power tools
  • 1-ton Box Van
  • Glass cup
  • Steel toed Safety shoes
  • Uniform Shirts
  • Safety Gloves and glasses

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Cornerstone Building Brands is the largest manufacturer of exterior building products in North America. Our comprehensive portfolio spans the breadth of the residential and commercial markets, while our expansive footprint enables us to serve customers and communities across North America. Our relentless focus on excellence combined with our ongoing commitment to innovation and R&D has driven us to become the #1 manufacturer of windows, vinyl siding, insulated metal panels, metal roofing and wall systems, and metal accessories. We believe every building we create, and every part of that building, positively contributes to communities where people live, work and play.

Cornerstone Building Brands is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. You can find the Equal Employment Opportunity Poster here. If you'd like to view a copy of the company's affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email HRCompliance@cornerstone-bb.com. If you have a disability and you believe that you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail HRCompliance@cornerstone-bb.com. This email is used exclusively to assist disabled job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Only emails received for this purpose will be returned. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or technical issues not related to a disability, will not receive a response.

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