Air Barrier Construction Installer

Job Title: Air Barrier Construction Installer
Posted: Apr 04, 2017
Ames, IA
Type: Full-time

Job Description

Kinzler Construction Services is a family owned and operated company, specializing in residential, commercial, and agricultural insulation projects. We have a 30 year track record of hiring, promoting and retaining exceptional team members who match our core values.  We do what we say and we finish on time. Even if our work will never be seen, we know the Kinzler difference is felt every day.
The Air Barrier Installer is responsible for installing spray applied and sheet applied air barrier systems on new and existing commercial and residential buildings to the required specifications designated by the material manufacturer.  Must work and communicate with a team to complete each job effectively and safely. Other duties include:
o   Responsible and accountable for working with team members to complete air barrier installation jobs and other necessary work as directed by the Air Barrier Supervisor.
o   Responsible for ensuring that the proper amount of air barrier material is installed evenly and consistently to specified thicknesses and cover all exposed areas. Also accountable for material usages so as not to exceed material estimates.
o   Coordinate with other tradesmen or General Contractor representative to achieve each day’s goals for production. Report to supervisor any delay’s or obstructions that may impede goals.
o   Install curtains (plastic or tarps) to prevent overspray of air barrier material. Mask off plumbing pipes, electrical conduit, HVAC lines, windows, doors, etc. to prevent overspray as required per job site.       
Installers will be crossed-trained in several departments to further their growth and provide them with more job opportunities. Departments that Installers may be crossed in may include:

Spray Foam
Spray-applied Air Barrier
Levelrock/Gypsum Concrete Underlayment
We require a pre-employment drug screen and background check.
An employee that demonstrates our core values and strong work ethic will have the opportunity to become a crew lead or supervisor throughout their career at Kinzler!!
*Details of sign-on bonus will be discuss upon interview

Skills & Experience

Required skills, experience and talents:
o   High school diploma or GED preferred.
o   Construction or painting experience preferred to include, but not limited to fiberglass batting, spray foam, Bibs, blown-in, trim carpentry, drywall hanging, airless paint sprayer, or framing experience.
o   Ability to use good judgement and problem-solving skills while striving to work safely at all times.
There are several benefits we offer including:
o   Competitive Wages
o   Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits
o   Company paid group life and AD&D insurance & additional voluntary life and AD&D
o   Company paid long-term disability coverage
o   Short-term disability coverage
o   401(k) with company match
o   Dependent and Medical care flex
o   Fitness Center Membership
o   Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
o   PTO
o   Paid Holidays
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Additional Information

Posted: Apr 04, 2017
Ames, IA
Education: High School or equivalent
Type: Full-time