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Shaw Industries Inc Installation Supervisor in Portland, Oregon

Job Title

Installation Supervisor

Position Overview

Spectra Contract Flooring is currently seeking a dynamic individual to join our team in Portland OR.

Position Overview:

To field inspect job sites prior to installation in order to address any concerns that need to be resolved before the start of job and see the job through to completion.

Essential Duties:

  • Inspect substrates for the acceptability of flooring (i.e moisture testing, alkaline testing…)

  • Inspection of flooring that may presently be installed to determine the compatibility with new flooring

  • Must be able to determine if old residue is compatible with new flooring.

  • Inspect for defects in the substrate of walls which may affect the quality of installation

  • Check for proper climate control and lights.

  • Check accessibility of job site, elevator, parking, and loading dock.

  • Arrange storage area for materials that are delivered to job site

  • Visiting job site during installation to head off problems before they arise

  • Keep in touch with job contacts to address their concerns immediately

  • Resolve any installation problems that may occur during the length of the job

  • Advise of safety requirements on each job site

  • Resolve any differences between installers and job contacts

  • Inspect defective material on job site

  • Communicate job needs to Installation Managers

  • Teach Installers on Job site (i.e. new product or techniques)

  • Deliver material/sundries to job site in order to expedite completion

  • Post inspect jobs when required

  • Inspect job deficiencies and determine their legitimacy

  • Submit written inspection reports on all jobs where required

  • Measuring areas at job sites

  • Picking up plans

  • Ordering material when the job is short

  • Coordinating deliveries with buyers

  • Writing reports to job site contacts

  • Fill in for Installation Managers when they are absent

  • Assistant management when negotiating settlements with customers

Required Competencies:

  • Execute Action Plan

  • Initiate Action

  • Adapt and Change

  • Demonstrate Good Judgment

  • Building Trusting Relationships

  • Requirements:

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent

  • OSHA 10 Training Certification or ability to obtain certification

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the products in the floor covering industry

  • Demonstrated ability to possess excellent communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability of mathematics, specifically fractions, measurements, and reading a ruler.

  • Demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written reports and documentation

  • Demonstrated ability to visually recognize conformance and nonconformance of flooring products

  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret blueprints

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks

  • Potential to learn of all pertinent Winbid modules

Spectra Contract Flooring is the largest commercial flooring contractor in the U.S and is part of the Berkshire Hathaway Family. We have over 25 locations nationwide and have all the resources needed to deliver commercial flooring projects anywhere in the U.S. Each Spectra location is home to a team of highly experienced flooring professionals that have provided flooring solutions for more than 350,000 major projects in a range of markets.

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Work Shift

8 Hr non-rotating shift, Hrs fall to in punch day, Observed Calendar, shift starts AM

Shaw is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. It is our policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote individuals in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or any other legally protected status.