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Careers

Shake Guys is ALWAYS looking for talented individuals with the drive to learn and grow with us. If you have a strong work ethic, a background in construction, and some experience with cedar roofing - you are exactly what we're looking for.

 

Our vision for being the pinnacle cedar roofing company serves as the framework for the Shake Guys, and guides every aspect of our business.

 

Our principles drive us to provide an incredible work environment where we treat each other with respect and dignity, come together as a team, and create an atmosphere where we work together as the Shake Guys family. We strive to inspire optimism with our relentless pursuit of our own expertise via every detail of every job we are all tasked to do and complete with pride.

 

Our values serve as a compass for our actions and describe how we behave in the world: To live and work with professional optimism, inspiring creativity, passion, quality, and enjoyment in a job well done.

Our cedar shake restoration company is seeking a job-site Project Manager to maintain quality control on all projects, supervise and oversee the installation of the roofing project & miscellaneous subcontracted repairs.

Join a fast-growing company with great ethics, strong leadership, and solid compensation:

  • Earn a salary of $38,000 to $48,000 depending on experience and proficiency!
  • Quickly Advance to earn $50,000 Plus as Lead Superintendent
  • Paid Training & Bonuses paid based on performance
  • Year-round work with weekly or bi-weekly pay
  • Company work vehicle provided
  • iPhone and iPad provided
  • Coaching & Training provided

Main Qualifiers for the Project Manager Position:

  • 1+ years of similar work in roofing or a like industry
  • Good time management skills and highly motivated
  • Ability to work long hours - 8 hour minimum days and some weekend time as needed
  • Zero fear of heights - you will be inspecting the roof work
  • Speak fluent English some basic Spanish is a Plus
  • Professional and a Team player

Construction Superintendent Duties will include:

  • Driving to job-sites
  • Keep Inventory of job-site construction materials
  • Supervise Crews & Subcontractors
  • Track projects with our CRM
  • Interact with Customers and Office Staff
  • Perform Quality Control Inspections
  • Transport materials when needed

The Ideal Candidate Has:

  • 2+ years of similar service trade experience
  • Roofing or construction knowledge
  • Basic computer skills
  • Time management skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Magnificent work ethics

Position: Lead Technician for cedar roof repairs and preservation treatments.

The full-time roof technicians we're looking to add to our team will have some type of background in roofing, prior cedar shake roofing repair or preservation experience is a plus. Some experience is preferred. Our lead roof technicians will be making and directing smaller repairs such as spot replacing broken cedar shakes. Our cedar preservation applications are run by the lead technician and the crew will primarily perform the spraying of roof treatments.

The position pays $20 to $26 hourly, depending on current skills and trade knowledge. Weekly and bi-weekly pay check options.

Our repair & preservation teams are rapidly growing in 2018 due to demand for quality roof care.

The ideal candidate has:

  • Self-Starter ability
  • Good communication skills
  • A driver's license if your position is to drive the company vehicle to jobsites.
  • Ability to work no less than a 40-hour work week
  • Prior experience working with cedar shake roofing is a plus, but NOT required
  • Some minor computer skills (to make notes on repairs and upload photos)

Shake Guys will provide:

  • Specific training in cedar shake repair & preservation
  • Company work vehicle to qualifying employee
  • iPhone and iPad

Shake Guys has a great reputation with it's clients and always seeks to present itself as a very professional organization with tremendous work ethics. Our representatives must be able to exude a level of excellence in all tasks at all times.

Position: Cedar Roofing Repairmen & Cedar Preservation Crewman
This means laborers/assistants on our preservation treatment crews.

The position pays $15 to $18 hourly , depending on current skills and trade knowledge. Weekly and bi-weekly pay check options.

The more experience in these areas the better, however NOT necessary, Shake Guys will provide training for these types of repairs.

Our repair & preservation teams are rapidly growing in 2022 due to demand for quality roof care.

The ideal candidate has:

  • Self-Starter ability
  • Good communication skills
  • A driver's license if your position is to drive the company vehicle to jobsites.
  • Ability to work no less than a 40-hour work week
  • Prior experience working with cedar shake roofing is a plus, but NOT required
  • Some minor computer skills (to make notes on repairs and upload photos)

Shake Guys will provide:

  • Training in cedar shake repairs & preservation
  • Year-round work with weekly or bi-weekly pay
  • Company work vehicle to qualifying employee

Shake Guys has a great reputation with its clients and always seeks to present itself as a very professional organization with tremendous work ethics. Our representatives must be able to exude a level of excellence in all tasks at all times.

ATTN: $1,000 Signing Bonus

45 days after you're hired you will receive a $1,000 bonus check!

$50,000 to $70,000 - Entry Level Sales Position

$100,000 to $150,000 - Experienced Sales Position

Join a fast-growing company with great ethics, strong leadership, and solid compensation:

  • Earn $50,000 to $70,000 - Entry Level Sales Position
  • Earn $100,00 to $150,000 - Experienced Sales Position
  • Weekly Base Salary
  • Sizable Commissions & Bonuses
  • Potential 401K Plan
  • New Company Truck
  • iPhone and iPad provided
  • Year-round work with weekly or bi-weekly pay
  • Paid Training & Coaching

The restoration services we offer include cedar shake replacement, repairs and preservation treatments with some accompanying trades such as custom copper, gutters, siding, and minor carpentry & painting repairs. At Shake Guys, we pride ourselves in having an excellent reputation for customer service. A crucial part of continually meeting this standard is continuing to strengthen our team with unique people who have excellent customer care skills. This includes: Following up with leads and customers, being available to answer questions and concerns throughout the job completion process, being a team player and the willingness to learn new skills. Shake Guys is known for providing unparalleled support to its sales staff and we are looking to teach the right sales representatives our inside secrets for success in this exclusive high demand niche industry.

The IDEAL Field Sales Representative Candidate

Shake Guys will provide high-quality sales leads to help support your success! We are looking to expand our team and will provide you tools to facilitate becoming a master sales representative to maximize your income potential. Your position with the company will involve the management & running of new customer appointments regarding roofing repairs, replacement, and preservation needs. Our roofing industry niche takes place in the finest Chicagoland neighborhoods. Hence, we are searching for well spoken, presentable, goal orientated and well-mannered candidates.

The ideal Field Sales Representative candidate is seasoned in a similar service industry (Windows, Siding, Water Restoration, Insulation, etc.) but preferably roofing. Knowledge of cedar shake roofing is obviously a huge plus… however it is not necessary. Having some knowledge of how to handle hail and wind insurance claims is beneficial, but not required. Shake Guys will give you the foundation you need to be successful in this lucrative industry.

All candidates must provide a thorough resume and cover letter outlining their experience and strengths.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Base Salary (based on sales) + Commission - The more you sell the more you make based on the most competitive profit share percentage around. Top earners make 6 figures with some surpassing $200K.

High-end sales material and on the job paid training and mentoring provided. We are a customer satisfaction driven company looking for the best Sales Reps who can provide an all-in attitude and whatever-it-takes commitment. Entry level earning positions conform closer to your typical 9 to 5 work hours, however this is not a typical 9-5 position if you are looking to earn over a 6-figure income.

The position requires the ability to adjust to change throughout the day and the candidate must be willing to do tasks outside of the job responsibilities. Prove yourself a star and you could find many opportunities for quick advancement.

Responsibilities Include:

  • The ability to get on roofs to evaluate condition & provide estimates, though most roof exams can be completed from a ladder or by the use of measurement software.
  • Meeting with insurance adjusters regarding hail or wind claims & helping homeowners through the claims process. (Not required for all Sales Reps)
  • Managing your customer pipeline and generating Sales Leads through referrals and Always Be Closing
  • Being Highly Motivated, a Self-Starter, a Team player and the willingness to Learn New Skills
  • Overseeing the Opening of each project with your team members
  • Good Communication & successfully Educating your Customers
  • Answering questions from Homeowners and Project Managers
  • Assisting accounts receivable with collections

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERTISE

We are looking to mold the right candidate but they must come with the following qualities:

  • The ability to be comfortable on a ladder
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills are paramount
  • A "go-get-it" attitude is essential
  • Basic computer skills with Word & Excel
  • Prior roofing or similar trade service knowledge are pluses
  • Efficient time management and effective organizational skills are desired

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