Careers - George L. Wilson Door & Glass

Career opportunities

OVERVIEW:  Candidate will be able to cut, grind, drill and polish glass.  This candidate will handle sheets of glass in the warehouse meeting the specifications of the customer’s request.  

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Knowledge how to install glass, doors, frames, and necessary hardware needed
  • Able to lift 100 – 150 lbs with assistance
  • Installs glass in millwork products, such as doors, window sashes, china closets, and office partitions: Places door or sash on worktable and inserts precut glass in opening, or inserts glass as products pass on conveyor, using either of following methods: Inserts precut molding into window opening around edges of glass and taps molding against glass edges, using hammer and wood block.
  • Tacks molding to frame, using hammer or staple gun.
  • Fastens glass into window opening, driving glazier’s points into frame over glass, using point-driving tool.
  • Presses and smoothes putty into angle formed by glass and wood to make joint watertight, using putty knife.
  • Spread sealing compound around edges of opening before inserting glass, using air gun or knife.
  • Fit framed glass into openings in doors and screw frame to door, using screwdriver.
  • Cut glass.
  • May be designated according to glass installed as Door-Glass Installer; Window Assembler. 

COMPETENCIES

  • Professional demeanor at all times
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of math when using measurements
  • Knowledge how to run all power tool equipment beneficial (Drill, circular saw, etc.) 

REPORTS TO: Branch Manager 

HOURS:

Monday – Friday; 7 am – 3:30 pm; no weekend hours 

DEGREE:

High school diploma

This is a Monday – Friday shift from 7 am – 3:30 pm with lunch and breaks given accordingly. This is a 40 hour work week. It is located in our Bridgeport, WV office.  If interested in hearing more, please contact Dayna Phillips at: dphillips@georgelwilson.com or 412.952.6881 to discuss position and interview process.

OVERVIEW:

You will provide assistance to customers as they purchase the materials and tools they need for a wide variety of door replacement projects.  From the moment you greet customers until their sales have been finalized, you will provide them with superior service and exterior building supply expertise. In this role, it is helpful to have experience with exterior building supplies, primarily and doors, so that you are familiar with the various products and associated terminology. 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Determining customers’ needs and recommending appropriate products and solutions
  • Following product/supply checklist for each customer’s specific job and up-selling additional products and supplies for that job
  • Answering customer questions and offering product advice
  • Accepting payment and applying it to the appropriate customer account
  • Arranging with the warehouse for customer product pickup
  • Following-up on each delivery to ensure the shipment arrived on time with all items accounted for
  • Addressing and resolving service concerns, should they arise
  • Take orders properly
  • Prepare quotes
  • Troubleshoot questions from customers
  • Able to read blueprints or construction drawings
  • Knowledge of door frame/hardware, plus
  • Knowledge of estimating, plus
  • Ability to take accurate measurements of existing frames
  • Computer experience a requirement
  • Maintain a friendly, “willing to help” attitude
  • Reseach and investigate customers’ needs quickly
  • Previous sales or construction knowledge, a plus
  • Mechanical assembly or drafting experience
  • Understanding of electronic hardware – how to put things together and take them a part, useful in position 

COMPETENCIES:

  • 1-2 years experience with sales and working with customers preferred
  • Door experience is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Solid time management and prioritization skills
  • Basic computer skills and/or software experience is preferred
  • Positive attitude and team player 

REPORTS TO:

Branch Manager 

HOURS:

Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 4:30 pm

 DEGREE:

Associates Degree or equivalent years of experience 

This is a Monday – Friday shift from 7:30 am – 4 pm with lunch and breaks given accordingly. This is a 40 hour work week. It is located in our Bridgeport, WV office.  If interested in hearing more, please contact Dayna Phillips at: dphillips@georgelwilson.com or 412.952.6881 to discuss position and interview process.

TITLE:

Administrative Assistant – GLW 

OVERVIEW:

Administrative Assistant will assist management in secretarial duties. We are looking for an individual who is efficient and comfortable being a member of a team. The ability to multi-task, while maintaining complex schedules and managing administrative support, is essential in this position. The ideal candidate for this job is resourceful, a good problem solver and organized. Assuring a steady completion of workload in a timely manner is key to success in this position. 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Enter purchase orders into a computer from sales tickets or schedules
  • Maintain filing system
  • Manage paperwork accordingly
  • Cross check received orders against purchase orders
  • Be able to reconcile invoices against purchase orders
  • Assisting with billing from our Corporate Accounting Dept
  • Any other duties assigned by Manager
  • Maintain timecard in ADP

COMPETENCIES:

  • Experience in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Exceptional organizational skill
  • Good time management
  • Previous experience of construction products helpful but not necessary
  • Professional demeanor 

REPORTS TO: Branch Manager 

HOURS: Monday – Friday 7:00 am – 4:00 pm 

DEGREE:

High school diploma

This is a Monday – Friday shift from 7:00 am – 4 pm with lunch and breaks given accordingly. This is a 40 hour work week. It is located in our Bridgeport, WV office. 

If interested in hearing more, please contact Dayna Phillips at: dphillips@georgelwilson.com or 412.952.6881 to discuss position and interview process.

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TITLE:

Door Fabricator – WV

 

OVERVIEW:
Fabricating aluminum and other associated tasks in the creation of architectural doors, windows, frames, and similar products.   

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Punching door rails & stiles (may require flipping material around)
  • Punching frame jambs & headers (may require flipping material around)
  • Prepping parts (may require looking down, using hand tools for a full shift)
  • Assembling doors (may require looking down, using hand tools for a full shift)
  • Welding doors
  • Lifting doors that weight from 25-100 lbs.
  • Operating equipment for a full shift (saw, mill, etc.). This will include lifting, loading, and unloading metal, pushing or pulling carts, and lifting from low carts
  • Packing doors and frames (Requires lifting, twisting, turning, etc)
  • Boxes could weight 1 to 50 lbs. (May require using Stocking hardware room. ladder, squatting, lifting, etc.)
  • Pulling Metal. (Parts could be 24’ and may weight 10 to 125 lbs.)
  • May be required to handle steel bar or channel
  • Regular and predictable attendance, the ability to safely perform tasks, and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of your job

 

COMPETENCIES:

  • Must speak, read, and understand blueprint drawings
  • Ability to read and interpret basic mathematical measurements and effectively read and use a tape measure
  • Ability to use machinery and hand tools to fabricate products
  • Ability to stand for 8 hours on your feet
  • Ability to twist, turn, squat, climb, lift, push, and pull throughout the shift
  • Must have the ability to lift up to 75 lbs. unassisted
  • Ability to work in varied temperatures consistent with same climate conditions of the region (Heat, humidity, etc.)

 

REPORTS TO:

Lead Fabricator

 

HOURS:

Monday to Friday 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

DEGREE:

High school diploma or equivalent number years of experience

This is a Monday – Friday shift from 7:00 am – 4 pm with lunch and breaks given accordingly. This is a 40 hour work week. It is located in our Bridgeport, WV office.  If interested in hearing more, please contact Dayna Phillips at: dphillips@georgelwilson.com or 412.952.6881 to discuss position and interview process.

Benefits

All of our employees are offered a full-benefit package to include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Vacation/Sick leave
  • 9 Paid company holidays
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability
  • Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • 401K
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee discounts
  • Supplemental insurance can be purchased through convenient payroll deduction.
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