Water Restoration Technician

St Catharines , Ontario
Remediation
12-17-2019
St Catharines
20.00  Hourly
16.00  Hourly
Full Time
Emplacement/Location: St Catharines Type de posté/Position Type: Full Time
Département/Department: Remediation
Posté/Posted: 12/17/2019

FirstOnSite Restoration in St Catharines, Ontario, Canada is seeking to hire a full-time Water Restoration Technician to save the day for our residential and commercial customers as the first responder for water-related emergencies. Do you have previous experience in restoration or construction? Are you looking to build a successful career while rebuilding lives? If so, keep reading!

Our Water Restoration Technician earns a competitive hourly wage based on experience. We offer an exceptional extended health plan including medical, dental, and vision. Our other benefits include an employee assistance program, educational assistance, professional development, internal growth opportunities, the opportunity for national career movement, and a healthy work/life balance. If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply today!

ABOUT FIRSTONSITE RESTORATION

FirstOnSite Restoration is the largest independent disaster restoration company in Canada. With coast-to-coast coverage and 24/7 emergency service, we offer a wide range of services that remediate conditions caused by fires, floods, winds, mold, environmental hazards, accidents, and other casualties at any type of facility. We provide unsurpassed emergency response, restoration, and reconstruction services to the insurance industry as well as residential, commercial, and industrial customers.

We know that we owe our success to our amazing team. This is why we offer top wages, excellent benefits, and a great work/life balance. Here at FirstOnSite, we work hard but also take the time to have fun. If you are as serious about your work as you are about enjoying the people you work with, we want to hear from you!

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A WATER RESTORATION TECHNICIAN

As a Water Restoration Technician, you are the first responder to commercial and residential properties when disasters strike. You’re the calm after the storm, and your helpful demeanor eases the worries of our customers. Stabilizing, cleaning, and placing drying equipment, you prepare for restoration. Once you arrive at customer locations, you manage onsite emergency response activities including pumping water, clearing carpet, removing drywall, mitigation, etc. You set up deodorization, negative air, ozone, thermal fogging, and related equipment. Monitoring the drying process, you adjust equipment as necessary.

Your excellent communication skills assist you as you work collaboratively with construction and content crews. Health and safety are important to you which is why you respect all policies and procedures and ensure that they are followed by other employees and subcontractors. You are a get-it-done person who likes to be active and isn’t afraid to jump right in and make things happen. You take pride in your work and feel good about being able to save the day for people in our community while helping us build a loyal customer base!

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • At least 1 year of experience in the construction or restoration industry (relevant cleaning experience may be considered)
  • Ability to pass a background check
  • Availability for scheduled on-call and after-hour shifts

Valid driver’s license is preferred, but not necessarily required. Are you able to work independently? Do you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills? Can you work collaboratively with construction crews? Are you service-oriented? Is safety important to you? Do you project a professional appearance and attitude? If so, you may be perfect for this position!

ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?

If you feel that you would be right for this position, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application so that we can review your information. We look forward to meeting you!

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, FirstOnSite Restoration will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities.  If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.