Roofing Service Technican

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

Overview

As a full-time member of the KOTT Inc. Installed Services team, you are dispatched to multiple service calls per day, to assess and repair roofing issues at new home construction sites, as well as at occupied homes and managed properties.

You are comfortable working at heights. You are provided with a company vehicle, a company clothing package, tools, and Personal Protective Equipment (except for safety shoes, which you provide).

Ideal candidates have a strong customer-service orientation, are self-directed, have good interpersonal skills and consider themselves a team player.

KOTT Inc. offers a competitive benefits package, a great values-based work environment, and career advancement opportunities. Occupational Health & Safety is a huge priority at our workplaces.

Your main duties

  • » Diagnose leaks and other roofing deficiencies, and generally assess the repair work to be done
  • » Communicate the scope of work (documented with photos) to the KOTT Service Coordinator
  • » Repair and/or replace asphalt shingles, valleys, flashings, vents and flanges as required
  • » Submit service records to the Service Coordinator for timely processing of warranty claims and invoices

Requirements:

Experience & Education

  • » Must have 5 years’ shingle roofing experience
  • » Flat roofing experience is considered an asset
  • » Siding experience, including experience operating a metal break, is considered an asset
  • » Experience operating a manlift is considered an asset

Skills & Qualifications

  • » Valid G class license with a clean abstract is required
  • » Working at Heights and WHMIS 2015 certification is required
  • » Fluency in English is required; fluency in French is an asset
  • » Ability to lift up to 50 lbs, and stand for long periods of time is required for this position
  • » Ability to carry, use, and safely tie off ladders of all sizes
  • » Proficiency in the use of smartphones, to communicate information and photos from job site to office
  • » Safety-orientation, and familiarity with all types of Personal Protective Equipment
  • » Ability to read and interpret building plans and drawings is an asset

Applicants please note

  • » Reliable transportation is essential as KOTT is not on a bus route
  • » Pay will be based on skills and experience
  • » KOTT Inc. is an equal opportunity employer
  • » Contact KOTT HR if you require accommodations to apply or interview

Purchaser

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa ON

Job Description:

Working closely with the Purchasing & Logistics Manager, you are responsible for the day-to-day ordering of all non-commodity products sold by KOTT, or used in our manufacturing processes.

You are self-directed, able to work independently to meet tight deadlines, and thrive in a fast-paced environment. You are a team player, a great multi-tasker, and are detail-oriented. You use your excellent communications skills to develop close working relationships with your key vendors, as well as with the KOTT Sales and Estimating teams.

KOTT Inc. offers a competitive benefits package, a great values-based work environment, and career advancement opportunities. Occupational Health & Safety is a huge priority at our workplaces.

Your main duties

  • » Ensure pricing for all products is current in our Inventory Mgmt system
  • » Create and issue purchase orders, and monitor all open purchase orders
  • » Monitor back orders, and release them upon receipt of material
  • » Process supplier returns as needed
  • » Resolve any invoicing problems related to purchasing
  • » Process daily stock receipts in the system, working closely with the Yard Receiving team
  • » Create work orders and transfer stock to ensure proper inventories for manufacturing
  • » Monitor inventory levels and re-order as required to maintain targets
  • » Work with the Estimating and Sales teams to secure special product pricing from vendors

Requirements:

Experience & Education

  • » At least 5 years experience in a purchasing, procurement or inventory management role
  • » Experience in the construction industry is considered a strong asset
  • » Completion of studies related to Supply Chain Management is an asset

Skills & Qualifications

  • » Strong general computer skills, including sound knowledge of MS Excel
  • » Computer experience with an Inventory Management System is considered a strong asset
  • » The ability to read and interpret building plans is considered an asset
  • » Fluency in English is required; fluency in French is a strong asset

Applicants please note

  • » Reliable transportation is essential as KOTT is not on a bus route
  • » Pay will be based on skills and experience
  • » KOTT Inc. is an equal opportunity employer
  • » Contact KOTT HR if you require accommodations to apply or interview

AZ Drivers

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

We are looking for experienced AZ Drivers to join our Delivery team as full-time employees. Ideal candidates will have a strong customer service focus and be safety-oriented.

Your main duties

  • » Oversee safe loading and strapping down of loads at KOTT’s facility
  • » Drive a tractor trailer for building material deliveries and pick-ups
  • » Oversee safe unloading of materials at customer job sites (residential construction projects)
  • » Be responsible for the safe operation of your vehicle

Requirements:

Experience & Education

  • » Minimum of 2 years current driving experience

Skills & Qualifications

  • » AZ Driver’s license with a clean abstract
  • » Strong interpersonal communications skills
  • » Customer service focus

Applicants please note

  • » Reliable transportation is essential as KOTT is not on a bus route
  • » Pay will be based on skills and experience
  • » KOTT Inc. is an equal opportunity employer
  • » Contact KOTT HR if you need accommodations to apply or interview

Wall & Floor Panel Designer

Location: Flexible

Job Description:

As a full-time member of the KOTT Inc. Design & Engineering team, your key responsibility is to design wall and floor panels for residential construction, based on customer-provided plans and Scopes of Work.

We’d prefer an experienced Designer (framing components – roof, walls or floors) for this position, but we are willing to train the right candidate.

KOTT Inc. offers a competitive benefits package, a great values-based work environment, and career advancement opportunities. Occupational Health & Safety is a huge priority at our workplaces.

Your main duties

  • » Design panels using Mitek software
  • » Identify and flag any design issues or discrepancies noticed during the design process
  • » Communicate with KOTT team members to complete designs and send them to production, in accordance with project timelines
  • » Communicate with customers, if required, for clarification on plans or details
  • » Track work assignments using KOTT’s Enterprise Resource Management software

Requirements:

Experience & Education

  • » Two years’ experience as a Panel Designer (or other framing components) is preferred
  • » Experience working on a construction job site is considered an asset
  • » A Civil Engineering Technologist or Architectural Technologist Diploma is preferred, but equivalent work experience will be considered

Skills & Qualifications

  • » Experience with Mitek design software, particularly Mitek Sapphire, is preferred
  • » Strong general computer skills are required, including experience with MS Office products
  • » Ability to read and interpret building plans and drawings is mandatory
  • » Familiarity with the Ontario Building Code is an asset
  • » Knowledge of residential building components and construction terminology is an asset
  • » Fluency in English is required; fluency in French is an asset
  • » Good verbal and written communications skills
  • » Good interpersonal skills and a team player

Applicants please note

  • » Reliable transportation is essential as KOTT is not on a bus route
  • » Pay will be based on skills and experience
  • » KOTT Inc. is an equal opportunity employer
  • » Contact KOTT HR if you need accommodations to apply or interview

Lumber Package Assemblers

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

We are looking for full-time employees to join our Ottawa Yard team to pick and assemble lumber and floor framing packages.

  • Ideal candidates have a great attitude and work ethic, thrive in a fast-paced environment and are safety-conscious.

Your main duties

  • » Picking lot-specific orders of dimensional lumber, sheathing, floor joists
  • » Bundling, strapping and labeling packages so they are delivery-ready

Requirements:

Experience & Education

  • » Experience working with your hands
    » Framing experience is considered a strong asset
  • » Forklift experience is considered a strong asset

Skills & Qualifications

  • » Quality and detail oriented
  • » Capable of heavy lifting daily, and able to stand for long periods
    » Ability to work well as part of a team

Applicants please note

  • » CSA-approved safety footwear is required – KOTT will provide other PPE
  • » Reliable transportation is essential as KOTT is not on a bus route
  • » Pay will be based on skills and experience
  • » KOTT Inc. is an equal opportunity employer
  • » Contact KOTT HR if you need accommodations to apply or interview

Human Resources Generalist

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

As part of the KOTT Inc. Administration team, you provide front line Human Resources services to employees, and are the key HR resource to the Leadership team.

You are self-directed, have excellent interpersonal skills, and are a team player. You also have a strong customer-service orientation.

KOTT Inc. offers a competitive benefits package, a great values-based work environment, and career advancement opportunities. Occupational Health & Safety is a huge priority at our workplaces.

Your main duties

  • » Ensure compliance with all relevant employment legislation and government requirements
  • » Oversee KOTT’s employment equity initiatives
  • » Develop and carry out recruiting strategies
  • » Supervise the Payroll & Benefits Coordinator
  • » Organize training and development initiatives
  • » Provide support to all employees on HR and benefits-related topics
  • » Participate in the development and implementation of compensation reviews
  • » Play a key role in the development and implementation of HR policies
  • » Carry out the HR functions related to KOTT’s performance assessment program
  • » Monitor LTD claims
  • » Lead special projects related to Human Resources, as required

Requirements:

Experience & Education

  • » Five years’ experience as an HR Generalist in a firm with 100+ employees
  • » Completed University or College studies, with a focus in Human Resources
  • » A Human Resources designation is considered an asset

Skills & Qualifications

  • » Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • » Fluency in English
  • » Strong general computer skills are required, including experience with MS Office products
  • » Experience using Human Resources Management software, preferably ADP, is considered a strong asset

Applicants please note

  • » Reliable transportation is essential as KOTT is not on a bus route
  • » Pay will be based on skills and experience
  • » KOTT Inc. is an equal opportunity employer
  • » Contact KOTT HR if you require accommodations to apply or interview

Forklift Operator COBOURG

Location: 581 Thompson St, Cobourg, ON

Job Description:

We are looking for experienced Forklift Operators to join our production team as full-time employees. This position requires significant use of memory, ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment, work under pressure with minimal supervision and pay close attention to detail.

Your main duties:

  • » Loading, unloading and moving products and materials by hand, or with basic material handling equipment
  • » Operating a variety of equipment
  • » Picking orders and stock
  • » Maintaining and organizing inventory daily

Requirements:

Experience & Education

  • » Forklift experience required

Skills & Qualifications

  • » Valid drivers license required
  • » Able to manually lift 50 lbs and be in good physical health
  • » Strong safety focus
  • » Customer service orientation
  • » Able to work and communicate with others in a team environment
  • » Comfortable in a fast-paced work environment
  • » Self-motivated, hard working, positive
  • » Attention to detail

Applicants please note

  • » Pay will be based on skills and experience
  • » KOTT Inc. is an equal opportunity employer
  • » Contact KOTT HR if you need accommodations to apply or interview

Floor Panel Assemblers

Location: 14 Anderson Boulevard, Uxbridge, ON

Job Description:

We’re looking for full-time employees to work in our Panel shop to frame/assemble/build pre-fabricated floor panels for low rise residential construction.

Your main duties

  • » Measuring and cutting floor components
  • » Assembly of floor panels
  • » Quality inspection of finished panels
  • » Assembly of floor panels
  • » Quality inspection of finished panels

Ideal candidates have a great attitude and work ethic, and are safety-conscious.

Requirements:

Experience & Education

  • » Work experience in a production or manufacturing setting
  • » Panel manufacturing experience (wall or floor) is an asset
  • » Framing experience is an asset
  • » Forklift experience is an asset

Skills & Qualifications

  • » Ability to adhere to production guidelines, and be comfortable in a production area
  • » Ability to work well as part of a team
  • » Ability to handle a variety of power tools
  • » Physically able to lift up to 50 lbs, and able to stand for long periods
  • » Valid G class driver’s license

Applicants please note

  • » CSA-approved safety footwear is required – KOTT will provide other PPE
  • » Reliable transportation is essential
  • » Pay will be based on skills and experience
  • » KOTT Inc. is an equal opportunity employer
  • » Contact KOTT HR if you need accommodations to apply or interview

Truss Assemblers COBOURG

Location: 581 Thompson, Cobourg, ON

Job Description:

We are looking for full-time employees to join our Cobourg manufacturing team as truss assemblers.

Your main duties

» Picking orders
» Stacking lumber at saws
» Preparing and assembling pre-fabricated roof trusses
» Using hand tools and power tools
» Assisting with the movement of semi-finished and finished product

Ideal candidates have a great attitude and work ethic, and are safety-conscious.

Requirements:

Experience & Education

  • » Experience with power tools
  • » Experience working with your hands
    » Framing experience is considered a strong asset
  • » Forklift experience is considered a strong asset

Skills & Qualifications

  • » Quality and detail oriented
    » Ability to work well as part of a team
  • » Safety-conscious

Applicants please note

  • » CSA-approved safety footwear is required – KOTT will provide other PPE
  • » Pay will be based on skills and experience
  • » KOTT Inc. is an equal opportunity employer
  • » Contact KOTT HR if you need accommodations to apply or interview

Truss Assemblers

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

We are looking for full-time employees to join our Ottawa manufacturing team as truss assemblers.

Your main duties

  • » Picking orders
  • » Stacking lumber at saws
  • » Preparing and assembling pre-fabricated roof trusses
    » Using hand tools and power tools
    » Assisting with the movement of semi-finished and finished product

Ideal candidates have a great attitude and work ethic, and are safety-conscious.

Requirements:

Experience & Education

  • » Experience with power tools
  • » Experience working with your hands
    » Framing experience is considered a strong asset
  • » Forklift experience is considered a strong asset

Skills & Qualifications

  • » Quality and detail oriented
    » Ability to work well as part of a team
  • » Safety-conscious

Applicants please note

  • » CSA-approved safety footwear is required – KOTT will provide other PPE
  • » Reliable transportation is essential as KOTT is not on a bus route
  • » Pay will be based on skills and experience
  • » KOTT Inc. is an equal opportunity employer
  • » Contact KOTT HR if you need accommodations to apply or interview