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Work at The Natural Built Home Store

COMPANY HIGHLIGHTS

The Natural Built Home Store is the area’s leading retailer of eco-friendly building materials.   The company’s mission is to make green building products and remodeling readily accessible.  We strive to keep these high quality products affordable so sustainable practices can easily be adopted.  We are staffed with interior designers and offer material sales, design, install, and complete design build remodeling services. We specialize in kitchen and bath remodels as well as energy retrofits. Our detailed specifications and comprehensive planning process allows us to guarantee a favorable experience by ensuring there are no unforeseen costs and by providing a guaranteed completion date. A professional, progressive approach with a focus on green remodeling sets The Natural Built Home Store apart from the average retailer or remodeler. We offer competitive living wages, health & dental insurance, 401K, vacation, paid holidays, homeownership assistance plan, and company happy hours.

WHO WE EMPLOY

Eco-Design Interns

Eco-Design interns do a little bit of everything on their way to learning how to be an Eco-Designer. These are paid positions and typically lead to full-time long term employment.

Remodeling Eco-Designers / Interior Designers

Attention to detail is a must as these details are what set us apart from our competitors. A key skill is the ability to not only design a space that is aesthetically pleasing and functionally works (usually in a tight space), but deliver the necessary details (product specs, supplier information, lead times, color choices, etc.) in a logical manner so The Natural Built Home Store can execute the design in a time and cost effective manner.

This position is responsible for working with existing remodeling customers to help clients make design decisions on room layout and selections on interior finishes, fixtures, textures, and colors. Typical remodeling projects include kitchens, bathrooms, basements, attic suites, additions, whole house projects, and other miscellaneous remodeling projects. The Natural Built Home Store works primarily on older homes in the city. Additional responsibilities include working in the showroom to handle walk-in traffic, in-home visits, budgetary estimate creation and presentation, scope of work creation, estimating, and preparing a project for the handoff to production. We are looking for designers who are responsive, efficient, energetic, outgoing, and motivated. Proficiency in Chief Architect and Excel a plus. Compensation varies from hourly to commission and hybrid structures.

Office People

With experience in remodeling or construction related field, primary duties would be to assist with Human Resources (Cobra, Health Insurance, hiring/firing paperwork), Bookkeeping (AR, AP, tax reporting, liens, weekly reports), Administrative Assistant / Marketing (working to assist the owner), Trade Partner / Vendor Relations (insurance compliance and record keeping).

Project Managers

We employ highly organized detailed individuals with a deep knowledge and understanding of many facets and trades of residential remodeling. Technical skills (Word, Excel, and Outlook) and professional communication skills are a must. This position is responsible for working directly with clients through the remodeling project. Duties include picking and delivering materials, meeting building inspectors for inspections, checking on job sites and cleaning up, obtaining permits, meeting Trade Partners and Employees on site and review their work, lots of client communication throughout the production process, and other miscellaneous tasks. The Natural Built Home Store works primarily on older homes in the city. Qualified applicants will have an appreciation for older homes and hopefully an understanding of building/ remodeling techniques. Attention to detail is a must as these details are what set us apart from our competitors.

Field Jobs
Qualified applicants will have an appreciation for older homes and hopefully an understanding of building / remodeling techniques.

Apprentices

Are you hardworking, dependable, tough, and eager to learn more about building and remodeling. We are looking for young hard workers to train and grow.

Carpenter

We are seeking hard working, experienced trades people with experience in residential remodeling. Framing, trim carpentry, cabinet install, tile, and flooring install experience are a plus.

Lead Carpenter

We are seeking hard working, experienced trades people with experience leading a residential remodeling team. Experience with framing, trim carpentry, cabinet install, tile, and all other trades are a plus. The ability to lead and manage a crew is the key to this position. Lead Carpenters must be organized and good at planning ahead.

Tile Setter

We are seeking hard working, experienced tile setters who have worked on residential remodeling projects. This position requires math skills and the ability to quickly plan and layout a tile pattern in your head while thinking through all the potential issues that could arise.

Painter

We are seeking hard working, experienced painters (primarily interior painting) who have worked on residential remodeling projects. Experience working with a spray gun are a plus. Experience with drywall and plaster is a plus. This position requires attention to detail and precision.

Available Positions

No current Open Positions

Flooring Installer

We are seeking hard working, experienced flooring installers (primarily sheet goods including: Vinyl, Carpet, Wool Carpet, Marmoleum, and Luxury Vinyl Tiles) who have worked on residential remodeling projects. Experience installing hardwoods, pre-finished wood, or cork a plus.  This position requires attention to detail and precision.

Lead Carpenters

We are seeking hard working, experienced trades people with experience leading a residential remodeling team. Experience with framing, trim carpentry, cabinet install, tile, and all other trades are a plus. The ability to lead and manage a crew is the key to this position. Lead Carpenters must be organized and good at planning ahead.

Tile Setters

We are seeking hard working, experienced tile setters who have worked on residential remodeling projects. This position requires math skills and the ability to quickly plan and layout a tile pattern in your head while thinking through all the potential issues that could arise.

Apprentice Carpenters

We are seeking hard working, dependable, eager people with reliable transportation ready to learn and gain some experience in the field. Apprentices will help in the warehouse and with job site deliveries as well as learning construction related trades on the job site.

 

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