Lead Technician

NorthWest AeroBarrier
March 1, 2024
Portland, OR
Job Type


Job Summary: This is primarily an indoor construction job so you will not be working in the weather. We are looking for a very dependable person with a strong work ethic that is motivated to grow with the business. Applicants will need to have leadership experience as they will be responsible for managing jobs and overseeing the Field Technicians. Applicants must be able to follow a proven system as well as troubleshoot problems as they arise. This is a Lead Technician role with on the job training. Candidates must be flexible to the changing schedules of builders’ job schedules. This position requires occasional out of town travel (usually one-day jobs but sometimes overnight) and occasional long days (12-14 hours). For more on what we do, see additional details and videos at www.northwestaerobarrier.com.

Job Responsibilities: General Lead duties will include but not limited to:
● Managing each assigned job from start to finish.
● Setting up and operating spray equipment and its software.
● Ensuring homes/buildings are completely set up and ready for sealing.
● Troubleshooting and maintaining spray equipment.
● Performing blower door testing.
● Timely communication with supervisor of jobsite issues/delays.
● Training and mentoring Field Technicians.
● Completing, implementing and enforcing safety training.
● Driving and maintaining a company vehicle

Required Skills and Qualifications:
● 1+ years’ leadership experience.
● A positive, can-do attitude.
● Valid driver's license and reliable transportation to get to and from the jobsite.
● Cell phone with data plan.
● Basic computer knowledge (Google Email/Chat/Calendar).
● Schedule flexibility and ability for occasional out of town travel.
● Ability to follow instructions and lead a team.
● Excellent communication and organizational skills.
● Professionalism among coworkers, clients and other subcontractors.
● High attention to detail.
● Ability to problem solve.
● Ambition and be self-motivated.
● Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines while maintaining a positive attitude.
● Provide exemplary customer service to clients and builders.
● Ability to wear a tight-fitting respirator.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:
● Basic knowledge of how a jobsite runs
● Interest in building science and high performance building practices.
● Previous leadership experience in construction trades, blower testing, or other related fields preferred.

Compensation: Pay: $25.00 - $39.00 per hour

Apply: Send resume and cover letter to geneva@nw-ab.com

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