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Careers 2019-05-10T08:35:48+00:00

SAFETY. QUALITY. TEAMWORK.   |   The Brekhus Culture

Employees at Brekhus embody Professionalism, Stewardship, Caring & Leadership to accomplish our mission:

“Brekhus is a service company that is committed to providing superior Quality, Timely & Professional Installations to both commercial and residential customers.”

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Since its inception in 1998, Brekhus has built a reputation of Quality, Timely & Professional service, and has continued to evolve into a culture that embraces individual ownership, pride and collaboration between all employees.

Today, Brekhus continues to strive toward a higher purpose and commitment in achieving complete customer satisfaction through industry recognition, certification and being an employer of choice.

COMPETITIVE PAY & BENEFITS

Medical | Dental | Vision | PTO | Paid Holidays | 401K | Wellness Benefits | Company-Paid Life Insurance | & more…

 

Available Positions

TILE INSTALLER

The Tile Installer’s primary responsibility will be the installation of custom tile in residential and commercial projects.

Responsibilities 

  • You can measure, mark, clean, and level surfaces to be tiled (following project plans, blueprints or numbered sequences).
  • Remove old flooring and adhesive when needed.
  • Mix thin set, mortar, adhesive, and grout
  • Apply adhesives to form a bed for the tiles using brush, trowel, and/or screed; attach lath or waterproof paper or apply cement mortar coat onto a metal screen.
  • Apply grouting, caulk, sealants, or other agents to installed surfaces; grouting between joints.
  • Cutting and/or or shape tile or stone to specified sizes for installation, using power saws or tile cutters.
  • Move or position materials – as required by the job specifications.
  • Seek work order clarification from the Superintendent and can communicate effective daily progress to Field Superintendent, including continuous communications as necessary for scheduling purposes.
  • Complete time cards accurately and on-time and attend meetings and training sessions as assigned by senior management.
  • Work professionally with fellow employees, management, customers and contractors.
  • Utilize and maintain all tools and machines according to company policy.
  • Transport materials, tools, and machines to installation sites when needed.
  • Erect scaffolding and/or other installation structures when needed.
  • Adhere to the company’s policies and procedures as outlined in Employee Handbook, Company Safety and Health rules, OSHA regulations, and all other applicable federal and state regulations.
  • Other tasks as instructed by management.

Requirements 

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience of installing tiles (ceramic, marble, granite, etc.), laying out work, repairing and tile patching, preparing sub-surfaces, sealing surfaces, waterproofing, caulking, and grouting.
  • Working knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the installation of tile, stone and granite.
  • Ability to read technical drawings, math calculations (measuring, addition/subtraction, multiplication/division, ratios, percentages, dimensions, basic algebra, geometry, and their applications), oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and courteously with customers and coworkers.
  • Ability to perform physical activities pertaining to the essential functions of the position: Requires considerable use of arms/legs and moving of the whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, kneeling, carrying and lifting 50-100lbs.
  • Detail and task-oriented, dependable, and professional.

FABRICATOR

The Fabricator can polish, edge, and finish stone products according to Brekhus quality standards.

Responsibilities 

  • Safe operation of tools,
  • Router custom stone profiles; shape, trim, or touch up roughed-out design with appropriate tools to finish the product and can drill or cut into stone; verifying depths and dimension of cuts and finishes.
  • Maintain production in accordance with the design specifications, time/completion schedules, quality standards, and employee safety.
  • Reface and repair stone.
  • Attend and participate in schedule meetings and/or trainings as required by management.
  • Adhere to all Company Safety and Health rules, Employee Handbook, and OSHA regulations while maintaining a clean, organized, and safe work area.
  • Other related duties as required and assigned by management.

Requirements

  • 3 to 5 years of experience fabricating natural stone countertops.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with hand and power tools for stone fabrication.
  • Knowledge on stone material Handling
  • General geological knowledge as applied to granite, marble, and quartz preferred.
  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (i.e., eye glasses, noise reducing equipment, waterproof gear, and steel toe shoes).Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, ability to communicate with clients and employees both verbally and written in the English language.
  • Ability to perform all types of edge work on stone; hone and refinish polished faces.
  • Ability to read and understand fabrication drawings; cut or shape stone according to drawings and/or templates.
  • Ability to perform basic and complex geometric and algebraic mathematical computations. It also requires the ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, bar graphs, ratios and proportions to complex and practical situations.
  • General and practical knowledge of measuring tools, power tools, and equipment utilized in the tile and stone industry.
  • Willingness to adapt to and accept constructive feedback and implement necessary corrections in a timely manner.
  • Ability to push, pull, and carry materials 50-100 lbs. and prolonged standing.
  • Flexibility and willingness to assume new duties/responsibilities as necessary to respond to fluctuating work hours driven by project/production needs.
  • Able to provide and encourage positive attitude of cooperation and collaboration with management and other team members
  • Forklift driving experience preferred.

MATERIAL HANDLER/DRIVER

The Material Handler/Driver is responsible for performing the physical tasks involved in the loading/unloading, storing, tracking and distributing of products, materials, parts, supplies and equipment for BMG. Pulls and fills orders. May use (but not limited to) power equipment such as a forklift, hand tools, and other devices operated in a warehouse environment. Prepares and maintains records of merchandise shipped. Examines, stocks, and distributes materials in inventory and on manufacturing lines.

Responsibilities

  • Material inventory, loading and deliveries
  • Forklift operations and stone slab movement
  • Warehouse maintenance
  • Job site labor assistance
  • Fleet Vehicle maintenance
  • Material handling safety
  • Other duties as required by management

Requirements

  • Individual must be able to read and comprehend English to understand work instructions and must have the ability to work well with others with little supervision.
  • Must be an effective team member; possess positive attitude of cooperation and collaboration with clients and Brekhus Tile & Stone/Brekhus Marble & Granite personnel.
  • Willingness to adapt to and accept constructive feedback.
  • Flexibility and willingness to assume new duties/responsibilities as necessary to respond to fluctuating work hours driven by project/production needs.
  • Ability to multi-task between various warehouse duties.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Superior organizational and time management skills.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Field/Material Handling/Fabrication  |  This position requires working with stone cutting and polishing equipment that require personal protective equipment to be worn, including hearing protection. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands or fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk and hear. The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds repetitively and up to 100 occasionally. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The duties of this job are performed in either machine shop and/or at jobsites, thereby experiencing moderate level of noise due to machine equipment.  Some position requires traveling between jobsites and Brekhus when needed. Brekhus requires all employees who drive their personnel or a company vehicle in the routine performance of their jobs to have a valid Driver’s License. They must also provide proof of valid insurance. May require extended hours to meet customer’s needs.

Office  |   This position requires working in an office environment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand, sit, use hands and fingers, use of computer equipment, reach, kneel, climb, talk and hear. The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 45 pounds occasionally. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The duties of this job are performed in either office and/or at jobsites, thereby experiencing some minor to minor to moderate level of noise due to machine equipment. Some position requires traveling between jobsites and Brekhus when needed. Brekhus requires all employees who drive their personnel or a company vehicle in the routine performance of their jobs to have a valid Driver’s License. They must also provide proof of valid insurance. May require extended hours to meet customer’s needs.

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