Field Services Representative - Dallas, TX 9/14/2016

GAF Dallas, TX

Company
GAF
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5400-1496
AJE Ref #
576168853
Location
Dallas, TX
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Looking for a new challenge where your hard work and entrepreneurial spirit will gain you recognition and reward? Then look no further than GAF, a $3 billion company and the largest roofing manufacturer in North America.



At GAF, we've built one of the most dynamic, cutting-edge, and successful employee teams in the building products industry (and we've got the financial results to prove it!). Whether it's in our Parsippany, NJ, world headquarters, or at one of our more than 24 manufacturing plants, our standards are high and the opportunities for career advancement are limited only by your desire to succeed.



If you like the idea of working for a market-leading company, in a fast-paced environment where you can truly make a difference, then GAF may be the place for you.



Field Services Representative



Summary of duties:



Performs the day to day services within their assigned region. Responsibilities in this position include performing and completing roof inspections, performing specialized tasks to resolve problems, and providing weekly activity reports within the region. Field work involves Low and Steep Slope roof types. Participate in training and meetings when directed.



Responsible for prioritizing, scheduling and performing warranty, guarantee and complaint inspections within area of assigned responsibility without direct supervision.



This position will be based in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding areas.



Job requires 60 - 70% travel







Job Requirements:



LEVEL BASED COMPETENCIES





* Adaptability: Handles wide variety of assignments. Possible short notice.



* Building Strategic Working Relationships: With internal and external business partners

* Technical/Professional Knowledge & Skills: Essential, on-going, attend training

* Stress Tolerance: Work load, diffuse issues at projects

* Decision Making: Construction details, inspections

* Solid verbal and written communication skills:

* Communication: Reports, calls, emails are all carried out timely







Technical knowledge/skills:





* Understand and comply with GAF Safety requirements



* Possess a strong working knowledge of GAF products and procedures

* Possess strong computer skills related to GAF software systems as applicable

* Sound general knowledge of commercial and residential buildings, essential, on-going

* Knowledge of roofing related products and their installation method, essential, on-going

* Good attention to detail critical is for inspections







General Knowledge/skills:





* Strong communication skills, both verbal and written critical for reports. Critical for advancement.



* Ability to work toward team goals and provide solutions

* Strong interpersonal and customer relationship management skills

* Time management skills; ability to prioritize multiple activities and commitments

* Ability to lift heavy equipment and materials, ladders, etc.







Education/Experience:







Required Qualifications





* Minimum of High School Diploma or GED equivalent: Required

* 5+ years of Commercial roofing experience: Required



Preferred Qualifications





* Associate's Degree or Bachelor's degree in a related field is preferred







We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including 401(k), medical, dental, vision, prescription drug, tuition reimbursement, and a vacation package. At GAF, we believe our employees are our greatest resource.



GAF is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to workplace diversity. M/F/D/V.



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