Shop Assistant in Madison, WI at Ahern

Date Posted: 1/19/2020

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    Madison, WI
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Job Description

Ahern, one of the leading mechanical and fire protection contractors in the United States, has an exciting opportunity for a Shop Assistant  out of our Madison location.  Building a first class reputation in the industry since 1880 did not happen by chance. It has developed over time through our commitment to conducting business ethically and by providing continuous learning, improvement and development opportunities for its number one asset, employees. You owe it to yourself to find out what Ahern has to offer!

How you will contribute:

You will work independently on delegated tasks under the direction of the Shop Manager.  You will make deliveries to jobsites throughout the Madison regional area, while performing basic preventative maintenance on tools, equipment and machinery; receiving and shipping of materials, maintain orderly storage of materials and inventory levels; perform fabrication on pipe for the field; communicate regularly with field and office employees on projects. You will be responsible for coordination of work flow, delegation and task completions during Shop Managers absence.

 What you need to qualify:

Qualified candidates should have prior experience working in a shop environment, comfortable driving a fork lift and be mechanically inclined.  You must have a valid driver's license, clean driving record and able to successfully pass a Department of Transportation Driver Medical exam.  Candidate will be regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle and manipulate objects; reach with hands and arms and regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Computer knowledge and great multi-tasking skills.

What's in it for you?

Working for the 19th largest mechanical contractor in the United States comes with many perks. The Company has a commitment to excellence that extends beyond our outstanding customer satisfaction ratings and numerous safety awards.  The Company extends this commitment by passing a significant amount of profits back to employees through bonus programs, and generous 401K match. Ahern has a health benefits package that ranks in the top 25% of all plans nationally.  Ahern also has a wellness program that was designed to keep employees and their families happy and healthy.  Significant investment in employee training programs, advancement opportunities, educational assistance, and flexible work schedules have helped Ahern stand out above others in the industry.   Experience for yourself why Ahern has been voted the Best Place to Work!

Ahern is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages veterans, women, minorities, and disabled individuals to apply.



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