Sales Rep

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

  • You are responsible for ensuring that customers have an excellent and professional sales experience with KOTT. You manage customer relationships at all stages of the sales cycle. You grow sales through a proactive approach. You will make the buying decision easy for the customer.

Job Duties

  • – Maintain current business and develop new sales opportunities with existing customers
  • – Identify and prospect for new builder customers (industry contacts, referrals, and cold calling)
  • – Liaise between customers and KOTT design to facilitate prompt, accurate, and error free quotes, ensuring the accuracy and completeness of incoming customer designs
  • – Execute timely follow-up on all opportunities
  • – Close deals
  • A natural communicator, you interact with customers in a friendly, helpful and knowledgeable manner, and manage expectations by proactively communicating information to/from your customers, and within KOTT. You are a team player and resolve any challenges in a professional and amicable manner.

Requirements:

  • – Sales Experience (preferably in construction/renovations related)
  • – High School Diploma or equivalent
  • – Bilingual (English/French)
  • – Strong computer/basic office software skills (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • – Strong communication skills and customer focus
  • – Good time management and prioritization skills
  • – Strong team member, but self-motivated
  • – Comfortable visiting job sites occasionally
  • – General construction knowledge would be an asset
  • – Completion of the Architectural Technologist program or experience in framing would be assets

Core Competencies:

  • – Customer Service
  • – Problem Solving
  • – Team Work / Collaboration
  • – Communication
  • – Creative and Innovative Thinking
  • – Diplomatic/ Patient
  • – High Energy/ Positive Minded

 

Wages will be based on skills and experience. KOTT offers a competitive benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. We value a safe workplace.

KOTT is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations in the application or interview process should contact the KOTT HR Department.

Production Assemblers

Location: 14 Anderson Boulevard, Uxbridge, ON

Job Description:

We are looking for hardworking, energetic employees ready to frame/assemble/build panels. Lots of work ahead and lots of room to grow!

Your duties include:

  • -Assembly of products using hand tools
  • -Measuring products
  • -Quality inspection

Requirements:

  • -Working experience in production or manufacturing
  • -Health & Safety conscious, able to adhere to production guidelines and be comfortable in a production area
  • -Able to lift, and to stand for long periods
  • -Good working attitude, team player
  • -Must provide own steel toe footwear (KOTT provides other PPE such as gloves, masks, ear and eye protection)
  • -Must have reliable transportation

 

Wages will be based on skills and experience. KOTT offers a competitive benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. We value a safe workplace.

KOTT is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations in the application or interview process should contact the KOTT HR Department.

Forklift Operator

Location: 14 Anderson Boulevard, Uxbridge, ON

Job Description:

We are looking for hardworking, energetic employees to assemble and pick lumber and floor framing packages.

You will operate a variety of equipment, and will load, unload and move products and materials by hand or with basic material handling equipment.

  • Outdoor yard environment with lots of work ahead and lots of room to learn and grow!

Requirements:

  • – Forklift experience required.
  • – Requires significant use of memory, ability to multitask in a fast paced environment, work under pressure with minimal supervision & pay close attention to detail

 

Wages will be based on skills and experience. KOTT offers a competitive benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. We value a safe workplace.

KOTT is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations in the application or interview process should contact the KOTT HR Department.

Truss Builders

Location: 581 Thompson St., Cobourg, ON

Job Description:

Looking for hardworking, energetic employees to build prefabricated roof trusses.  Hiring for both Day shifts (6:00 am to 3:30 pm), and Afternoon shifts (3:30 pm to 2:00 am). Indoor shop environment with open doors in good weather and music playing. Lots of work ahead and lots of room to grow.

Requirements:

– Power tool experience
– Experience working with your hands
– Framing background a bonus
– Forklift experience a bonus

Wages will be based on skills and experience. KOTT offers a competitive benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. We value a safe workplace.

KOTT is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations in the application or interview process should contact the KOTT HR Department.

Designer

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

As part of our Design & Engineering team, you are responsible for designing components for residential construction, based on customer plans. Your work may include designing pre-engineered trusses and floor systems; designing pre-fabricated wall and floor panels; or doing take-offs and estimates for exterior roofing and siding jobs.

Your core competencies include:

Problem solving and a consultative approach

Teamwork

Good communications skills

Creative and innovative thinking

Requirements:

Completed Civil Engineering Technologist or Architectural Technologists (or equivalency)

Must have a minimum 2 years’ experience in design (or related field experience)

Must have strong computer skills; knowledge in programs such as MITEK, I-Struct or Planswift is considered an asset

Must have superior math and physics related skills

Must possess keen attention to details and be well organized

Demonstrated skills working in a team environment

Must have a proven ability to meet deadlines

Must demonstrate excellent communication skills with a focus on customer service

Proficiency in English

Job site experience is considered an asset

 

Wages will be based on skills and experience. KOTT offers a competitive benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. We value a safe workplace.

KOTT is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations in the application or interview process should contact the KOTT HR Department.

Railing Installers

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

We are looking for qualified interior hardwood Railing Installers for Ottawa area new construction job sites. Installation and finishing skills are required. Please note these positions are for sub-contractors vs. full-time employees.

Requirements:

Preferred experience:

  • At least 5 years Railing installation experience
  • Fine Carpentry
  • Finishing skills

 

Required licenses or certifications:

  • Valid Drivers Licence
  • Valid WSIB Clearance certificate
  • Registered Ontario business
  • HST Number
  • Working from heights (current)

Labourers

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa

Job Description:

We are currently hiring for Labourer positions in our manufacturing Shops (Truss, Walls, Stairs), as well as in our Yard.

Your duties may include: stacking lumber at saws; order picking; manufacturing I-Joists; preparing and assembling stringers, risers, and treads; stacking and wrapping finished product; assisting with the loading/movement of semi-finished and finished product; general yard labour; and other duties as required.

Requirements:

High school or equivalent education required. Reliable transportation is essential as KOTT is not on a bus route.

 

Wages will be based on skills and experience. KOTT offers a competitive benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. We value a safe workplace.

KOTT is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations in the application or interview process should contact the KOTT HR Department.