Homestead Plumbing, Heating, Cooling, Energy & Water – Ellington, CT
Homestead Comfort, located in Ellington, CT has an opening for a Weatherization/Insulation Technician. The right candidate will have excellent technical skills and outstanding communication and interpersonal skills. This person must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and must possess a high degree of integrity, the ability to analyze a variety of problems, and work independently. This position requires mature judgment and initiative. Time management and organizational skills are essential.
Why work for us?
- Opportunity to participate in a company looking to grow and invest in team member's future
- Positive environment with career path advancement opportunities
- Year-round work
- Great reputation built around loyal customer base
- Great benefit package including 401k, paid vacation, uniforms
Pay Scale: DOE
Work Hours: 7:00am-3:30pm or when job is finished. overtime as needed
Primary Job Function: Weatherize and Insulate homes and/or apartments for utility programs and weatherization agencies to reduce consumer energy bills. Work with energy conservation measures duct as duct sealing, weather stripping, or insulation installation in homes or apartments.
- Experience with construction and diagnostic equipment and procedures, knowledge of air distribution and home performance issues are a plus
- Interest in and experience with energy conservation measures such as duct sealing, weather stripping, or installation in homes or apartments, experience with construction a plus
- Reliability, good interpersonal communication skills
- Reliable transportation
- Skilled craftsmanship, neat work habits, quality approach to work
- Basic set of hand tools, including portable drill
- Valid CT driver's license and a clean driving record
- Ability to carry 50 lbs., climb a 20-foot ladder and work in tight spaces such as attics, which are often hot or cold
- Strong communication skills both oral and written
- Good work ethic
- Certification from BPI
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.