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THIS IS A LEAD CONSTRUCTION LABORER POSITION – APPLY ONLY IF YOU HAVE CURRENT CONSTRUCTION EXPERIENCE – SUCH AS SIDING, INSTALLING SIGNS, FRAMING, ROOFING…

New Haven Awning Co. is looking for a reliable Full-Time Construction installer familiar with installing custom canvas awnings, retractable awnings, metal canopies, and other shade products. Able to work 40+ hours a week. Ability to travel and work overtime, as necessary, to complete installations

Efficiently and timely completes all installations, provides general support to other installers and Project Manager, while adhering to quality, safety, and installation specifications. Maintains positive rapport with clients and installation team.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Lift and attach rigid or roll-up canvas and metal awnings and solar screens onto buildings, using hand tools and/or power tools. Operate power tools and other necessary equipment to perform tasks necessary to complete awning installation to specifications. Accurately measuring and marking of installation site for frame brackets, etc. i.e. over doors, windows, store fronts. Correctly installing all New Haven Awning products, handling all product components with proper care, including adhering to all code specifications, quality, and safety standards.

Prepares truck for each day by ensuring necessary tools, installation supplies, product, and equipment have been stocked for each job scheduled that day. Project a professional image, which includes wearing company attire with logo.

Maintain a safe driving record. Be courteous to other drivers and pedestrians while driving New Haven Awning vehicles. Assist in documentation of service and installation actions by completing installation books with taking detailed notes. Maintain all equipment in good operating condition and follow routine maintenance procedures.

Maintain a clean and professional job site throughout installation and upon project completion. Keep up to date on awning products and new installation tools. Respectfully interact with New Haven Awning owners, Management, Installation Coordinator, Awning designers and other office staff. The above duties and responsibilities describe the general nature and level of work performed in this job. They should not be construed as an exhaustive listing of all job duties and responsibilities by employees so classified.

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES

Requires collaborative work with others in a group or team, external customers and vendors, face-to-face discussions with individuals or teams, dealing with unpleasant, angry, or discourteous people.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Knowledge of carpentry skills a PLUS. Math, reading and writing skills. Knowledge of common attachment devices (i.e. Sleeve anchors, tap cons, structural fasteners…). Ability to talk others to convey information clearly, effectively and in a professional manner. Project a professional image and interact positively with clients, co-workers, vendors, and others.

Responsibilities

· Complete daily installation jobs
· Arriving to shop location on time and prepared
· Loading trucks with the day’s jobs
· Installing awnings, patio covers, retractables, and other canvas shade products
· Ensuring that the job is completed with high quality standards
· Cleaning job site after completion of work
· Ensuring customers are satisfied with the final product that they receive – having them sign off on the work done
· Unloading and preparing trucks
· Keep work trucks clean with the assistance of the other installers
· Capable of reading orders

Qualifications

· The Lead Installer position requires both mental and physical strength
· Must have a good driving record
· Have a strong work ethic
· Have at least intermediate knowledge of construction
· Be capable of lifting and carrying up to 75+ pounds
· Have attention to detail
· Be comfortable with speaking with customers on the job
· Experience installing awnings, retractables and other shade structures is a PLUS (but not necessary)
· Driver’s License (Required)
Job Type: Full-time Pay: $22.00 – $28.00 per hour DOE

Benefits

• Health insurance
• Paid time off

Schedule

• 8 hour shift • Day shift
• Monday to Friday
• Overtime
• Bonuses

Email a cover letter & resume to [email protected] for consideration.

Full-time
178 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06513

Job Description

We are looking for someone with experience for a full-time position at our shop headquarters in New Haven. Candidates must have a minimum 3 years as a sewing machine operator and have the drive to be a productive member of our first class team. Hourly rate will be based on qualifications. Please contact us for further detail.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Awning/Canopy or other relevant experience required
  • Must be physically able to perform shop tasks.
BENEFITS
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Compensation commensurate with experience and skills
  • Bonuses available

Email a cover letter & resume to [email protected] for consideration.

Job Details

Full-time
178 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06513

Job Description

Hiring Immediately – We are looking for a detail oriented and articulate individual who has a general knowledge of construction and is interested in unique solutions for commercial and residential outdoor spaces.

New Haven Awning, a 92-year old leader in shade and weather protection solutions, is looking to invest in a full-time entry-level sales trainee who will evolve into a full commissioned sales specialist.

This individual will be trained on all our product lines, price projects, develop estimates and learn to deliver interactive presentations among other sales related activities

During the required 6 – 12 months product training, client service, and installation technique program, the trainee will be working alongside New Haven Awning’s management team to assure success. Some field-based training will be required.

This is a 40 hour a week, salaried training program. Once the training is completed, compensation will be based on sales commissions.

BENEFITS:

As a Sales Trainee, you will be provided a company laptop, company office equipment

  • Vacation, Holiday, Birthday Pay
  • Bonuses
  • Medical
  • Company Logo uniform shirts provided

NHAC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Feel free to call or contact us with any questions:  (203)562-7232

Job Details

Full-time
178 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06513

Job Description

New Haven Awning, a 90-year-old custom awning and canopy fabricator, is growing. We are looking for an experienced installer for a full-time position at our shop headquarters in New Haven. The candidate must have basic knowledge of building construction and have the drive to help build a first-class installation and service crew. This is a growth position with management possibilities. Hourly rate will be based on qualifications. Please contact us for further details.

Qualifications
  • A High school diploma or GED required.
  • Mig welding, steel grinding/cutting.
  • Must be physically able to perform shop tasks.
  • Current and unrestricted driver’s license.
  • OSHA10 Certification a plus.
Benefits
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Compensation commensurate with experience and skills
  • Bonuses available

Feel free to call or contact us with any questions:  (203)562-7232

Job Details

Full-time · $25 – $30 / hour
178 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06513

Job Description

New Haven Awning, a 90-year-old custom awning and canopy fabricator, is growing. We are looking for an experienced installer for a full-time position at our shop headquarters in New Haven. The candidate must have basic knowledge of building construction and have the drive to help build a first-class installation and service crew. This is a growth position with management possibilities. Hourly rate will be based on qualifications. Please contact us for further details.

Responsibilities
  • Awning, canopy and shade Installation
  • Loads and transports material to destination
  • Confirms the awnings accurately conforms to the work order
  • Follows all safety policies and procedures in the preparation and installation phases
  • Installs awnings in strict compliance with the work order
  • Performs a quality control review and reports findings to management
  • Establishes and maintains effective team relationships with all support departments
  • Follows all company policies, procedures, and business ethics codes
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Respects all clients as well as their workplac
Qualifications
  • A High school diploma or GED required
  • Awning & Sign installation experience a plus.
  • Must be physically able to perform installations.
  • Current and unrestricted driver’s license
  • Other installation experience and capabilities a plus
Benefits
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Compensation commensurate with experience and skills
  • Bonuses available
  • Profit-Sharing

Feel free to call or contact us with any questions:  (203)562-7232