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Be a part of a robust and stable industry with Southwest Fireplace.  The fireplace industry is poised for decades of growth and stability, just like our company.  We are always looking for great people to join our team and build a career in this ever growing & exciting business.

 

Southwest Fireplace has three Chicagoland locations. We sell, service, install, and repair fireplaces/patio furniture/high-end BBQ’s and central vacuums. We proudly service homeowners, builders, and remodelers throughout the area. We carry the best brands and provide them to our clients as the best value in the marketplace. To continue our healthy growth, we need quality, energetic people like you to join our team. Our company’s success is built on the skills, drive, desire to work, and attitudes of our team members. This career is a fantastic opportunity with advancement potential for a talented, outgoing, and motivated team player. If you have the drive and desire to succeed, this career is for you. 

ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS

Frankfort, IL
Posted 4 months ago

Full time OR Part Time positions available in Frankfort, IL

$19-$22 / hour plus sales commission opportunity

Southwest Fireplace is looking to hire an Administrative Assistant and Receptionist at our Frankfort, Illinois showroom. We are a family owned business that proudly services homeowners, builders, and remodel professionals for all of their fireplace and patio needs throughout the Chicagoland area. The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for answering and directing phone calls, updating orders and technicians' daily paperwork, assist with scheduling confirmation calls, data entry and general organizational tasks. Other aspects of this role may include various opening and closing showroom tasks, sales (no cold calls), general administrative tasks, customer service, and social media assistance.

The ideal candidate for this role is diligent, energetic and likes to multi task. This career is a fantastic opportunity to establish a career with great earning potential and full benefits. For more information on our products and services, please visit our website: https://www.swfireplace.com/

Other perks of this role:

  • No Sundays! No cold-calling for sales
  • Vendor and on-the-job training supplied
  • Fun and challenging work environment
  • Company events

Qualifications or Experience we are looking for:

  • A Positive “Can Do” Attitude
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, communication skills, friendly and outgoing persona
  • The ability and desire to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to multi task with great attention to detail
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Proper phone etiquette
  • Reliable transportation to and from work *** REQUIRED ***

Showroom Hours: ** In-Office (No WFH)***:

  • Monday – Wednesday: 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM and Thursday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Compensation: Hourly + Commission Opportunity = $50K - 65K with sales experience and effort

  • Medical Insurance – Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Dental Insurance – Guardian
  • Life Insurance – Guardian
  • 401K Retirement Plan – Southwest Fireplace will match up to 3%
  • Paid Vacation Time

The Ideal Team Member Brings:

  •  A Positive “Can Do” Attitude
  •  Good Phone Etiquette
  •  Friendly, Outgoing, Persona The Ability And Desire To Work Well In A Team Environment
  •  Ability to Multi-task with Great Attention to Details
  •  Customer Service Experience is helpful
  •  Good Communication Skills
  •  Intermediate Computer Knowledge – Power Point, Excel, Outlook
  •  Ability To Type > 35wpm

Company Description:  Fireplaces/Patio Products

Southwest Fireplace and its three store team is the premiere Chicago area fireplace dealer. We carry the best brands and provide them to our clients as the best value in the marketplace.  Many of our team members have been with us for nearly two decades.  This is truly a place you can put down roots and build a long term career. 

To continue our healthy growth, we need quality, energetic people like you to join our team.  Our company’s success is built on the skills, drive, and attitudes of our team members. This career is a fantastic opportunity with great earning potential and benefits for a talented, outgoing, and motivated team player. If you have the drive and desire to succeed, this career is for you. We are currently in need of a full-time Team Member for each of our 3 showrooms: Aurora, Palos Park and Frankfort, Illinois.

Take your career to the next level and join our team with the largest fireplace and patio showrooms in all of Chicagoland!

  • All applicants will be subject to a criminal background check and chemical substance use testing as we are committed to providing a safe and supportive work environment for our team members.

Please resume to Warmup@swfireplace.com or apply online

No phone calls please

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Full time OR Part Time positions available in Frankfort, IL $19-$22 / hour plus sales commission opportunity Southwest Fireplace is looking to hire an Administrative Assistant and Receptionist at our ...

Posted 7 months ago

Aurora, IL – Full-Time- One Saturday per month & No Sundays

Are you a diligent, creative, and outgoing professional with desire to guide people into the best products/services for their homes? If so, this is the role for you.  Since 1995, Southwest Fireplace is a company founded on hard work, innovation, quality products, and self-drive. As Chicago area’s premiere fireplace and patio destination, we are now looking to expand our team!

Job Description:

Southwest Fireplace is hiring a full-time, Marketing & Analytics Manager at our Aurora showroom. The fireplace industry is poised for decades of growth and stability, just like our company. We are in need of a quality team member, excited to learn our industry and become a part of this stimulating business.

The Marketing & Analytics Manager will be responsible for maintaining social media platforms, company website, staff portal and communicating POS-related updates with the Southwest Fireplace team. A primary role of this position is to collect company data, organize and input the information to analyze productivity, efficiency, accuracy, and effectiveness of the team and its day-to-day procedures. Other aspects of this role may include sales (no cold calls), general administrative tasks, customer service, and event planning.  

The ideal candidate for this role is diligent, an exceptional content strategist, upbeat, energetic and has an appetite for results and growth. This career is a fantastic opportunity with great earning potential and benefits for a talented, outgoing, and motivated team player. If you have the drive and desire to succeed, this career is for you.

Other Responsibilities Include But Are Not Limited To:

  • Develop, create, and execute digital marketing campaigns, utilizing social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Houzz, and Google Business
  • Event planning and management for internal and external corporate relations
  • Work closely with the sales team to ensure that marketing efforts are aligned with sales goals
  • Collect team data, enter and organize to calculate, track and prepare presentation of analytics such as sales revenue, market statistics, ROI, and more
  • Help develop standards, processes and tools to drive greater efficiencies in daily operations
  • Stay up to date with product information, product availability, industry trends,  and effectively communicate status to the team
  • Answer phones at showroom, greet customers, adapt to office administrative tasks as needed

Qualifications:

  • Associates / Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business Administration, Management or related field OR 3-5 years’ experience in marketing and project management (preferred but not required)
  • Strong problem solving, leadership and team management skills
  • Tech Savvy is a plus: proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Knowledge of digital marketing techniques and graphic design preferred
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • High level verbal and written communication skills

Company Description:  Fireplaces/Patio Products

Southwest Fireplace has been a family-owned business for over 30 years and operates as Chicagoland’s premiere fireplace dealer. Through its four store team, we sell, service, install, and repair fireplaces, patio furniture, BBQ’s and central vacuums.  Southwest Fireplace proudly services homeowners, builders, and remodel professionals throughout the area.  We carry the best brands and provide them to our clients as the best value in the marketplace.  Many of our team members have been with us for nearly two decades.  This is truly a place you can put down roots and build a long term career. 

We are currently in need of a motivated, full-time team member for our Aurora location, located at 2630 N. Farnsworth Avenue. Take your career to the next level and join the best Fireplace, BBQ, and Patio team in all of Chicago land!

Compensation and Benefits:

  • $22 -$25 / hour plus commissions
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401K Retirement Plan – Simple IRA with 3% Employer Match
  • Paid Vacation Time

Work Location: In person at the Aurora location: 2630 N. Farnsworth Avenue Aurora, IL

All applicants will be subject to a criminal background check and chemical substance use testing as we are committed to providing a safe and supportive work environment for our team members.

Please submit your resume to recruitingaurora@swfireplace.com, No phone calls please.

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Aurora, IL – Full-Time- One Saturday per month & No Sundays Are you a diligent, creative, and outgoing professional with desire to guide people into the best products/services for their homes? I...

SALES POSITIONS

Palos Park, IL
Posted 4 months ago

SOUTHWEST FIREPLACE - 11921 S. 80th Ave. Palos Park, IL

FULL TIME POSITION, UP TO $100K A YEAR  ****NO PREVIOUS INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED****

Job Description:

Southwest Fireplace is looking to hire a motivated individual at each of our three showrooms in Frankfort, Palos Park, and Aurora, Illinois. We sell, service, install, and repair fireplaces, patio furniture, and outdoor grills.  We proudly service homeowners, builders, and remodel professionals throughout the Chicagoland area. The Sales Project Manager is the first point of contact in our showrooms and throughout the sales process, to guide the client with product knowledge to select fireplace and patio products for their home needs.  For more information on our products and services, please visit our website: https://www.swfireplace.com/

This position is paid by salary plus commissions; therefore, the more you apply yourself, the more money you will earn and full time status provides full benefits.

Compensation: Salary + Commissions = $60K-100K with experience and effort

  • Medical Insurance – Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Dental Insurance – Guardian
  • Life Insurance – Guardian
  • 401K Retirement Plan – Southwest Fireplace will match up to 3%
  • Paid Vacation Time

Other Perks of this Role:  

  • No Sundays! No cold-calling for sales!
  • Vendor and on-the-job training supplied
  • Fun and challenging work environment
  • Company Events

Hours for this position ** In-Office (No WFH)***:

Monday – Wednesday: 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM  and Thursday – Saturday:  9:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Responsibilities Include:

  • Greeting customers in the showroom and providing assistance to determine his or her needs for the sales or service related inquiry,
  • Learn about the hearth products we sell and stay up-to-date on new products,
  • Answering sales calls and general product or service related inquiries,
  • Providing detailed explanation of products, features and functions,
  • Quote and create sales order utilizing Southwest Fireplace’s guided sales process, purchase sales material through various select dealers,
  • Provide professional, accurate, and timely information on order status, product availability, shipment details, and scheduling of installation with technician team,
  • Job-site measurements for product viability before installation,
  • Accounts Receivable follow up on your customer or builder orders,
  • Various open and closing showroom tasks at the Palos Park location

Qualifications or Experience we are looking for:

  • A Positive “Can Do” Attitude
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, communication skills, friendly and outgoing persona
  • The ability and desire to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to multi task with great attention to detail
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Proper phone etiquette
  • Reliable transportation to and from work
  • Associates Degree, Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience is a plus but NOT required

Company Description:  Fireplaces/Patio Products

Southwest Fireplace and its three store team is the premiere Chicago area fireplace dealer. We carry the best brands and provide them to our clients as the best value in the marketplace.  Many of our team members have been with us for nearly two decades.  This is truly a place you can put down roots and build a long term career. 

To continue our healthy growth, we need quality, energetic people like you to join our team.  Our company’s success is built on the skills, drive, and attitudes of our team members. This career is a fantastic opportunity with great earning potential and benefits for a talented, outgoing, and motivated team player. If you have the drive and desire to succeed, this career is for you. We are currently in need of a full-time Team Member for each of our 3 showrooms: Aurora, Palos Park and Frankfort, Illinois.

Take your career to the next level and join the best Fireplace, BBQ, and Patio team in all of Chicagoland!

Compensation and Benefits:   Salary plus Commissions ($60K- $100K with experience and effort) and    

  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K Retirement Plan - 3% Employer Match!
  • Paid Vacation Time

Work Location: In person at the Palos Park location: 11921 S. 80th Ave. Palos Park, IL

All applicants will be subject to a criminal background check and chemical substance use testing as we are committed to providing a safe and supportive work environment for our team members.

Please submit your resume to Warmup@swfireplace.com, No phone calls please.

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SOUTHWEST FIREPLACE – 11921 S. 80th Ave. Palos Park, IL FULL TIME POSITION, UP TO $100K A YEAR  ****NO PREVIOUS INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED**** Job Description: Southwest Fireplace is look...

Frankfort, IL
Posted 7 months ago

SALES PROJECT MANAGER
SOUTHWEST FIREPLACE -- Frankfort, IL

FULL TIME POSITION, UP TO $100K A YEAR 

****NO PREVIOUS INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED****

COMPANY

Since 1995, Southwest Fireplace is a company founded on hard work, innovation, quality products, and self-drive. If you have an interest in leading technology home products, home remodeling or new construction, have a passion for design and are ready to take your career to the next level, this is the role for you!

We work with homeowners and homebuilders to offer clients solutions for upgrading or adding to the beautification of their living spaces, both indoor and outdoor.  Our three showrooms afford a wide reach of job opportunities and our years of service have garnered our company tremendous recommendations and word of mouth advertising..

POSITION OVERVIEW

Southwest Fireplace is looking for a hard-working and self-motivated sales project manager.  This team member will assist retail and contractor clients with product selection and technical information while providing professional customer service.

The Sales Project Manager is the first point of contact in our showrooms and throughout the sales process, to provide the client with product knowledge to guide him or her to the best fireplace and patio products their home needs. This position is full-time and in person, offers salary plus commission-based pay, provides great benefits including medical, dental life insurance, 401(k) plan (matched by Southwest Fireplace), paid vacation time, and no Sundays! Other perks of this role:  

  • Vendor and on-the-job training provided
  • No cold calls!
  • Fun and challenging work environment

Responsibilities Include:

  • Greeting customers in the showroom and providing assistance to determine his or her needs for the sales or service related inquiry
  • Answering sales calls and general product or service related inquiries
  • Providing detailed explanation of products, features and functions
  • Quote and create sales order utilizing Southwest Fireplace’s guided sales process, purchase sales material through various select dealers,
  • Provide professional, accurate, and timely information on order status, product availability, shipment details, and scheduling of installation with technician team
  • Job-site measurements for product viability before installation
  • Accounts Receivable follow up on your customer or builder orders
  • Various open and closing showroom tasks

Qualifications or Experience we are looking for:

  • A Positive “Can Do” Attitude
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, communication skills and ability to establish rapport through a friendly and outgoing persona
  • The ability and desire to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to multi task with great attention to detail
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Proper phone etiquette
  • Reliable transportation to and from work
  • Associates Degree, Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience is a plus but NOT required

Benefits at Southwest Fireplace:

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Paid vacations
  • Employee discounts
  • On the job training – no prior experience necessary

Work Location: In person at the Frankfort location: 9475 W. Laraway Road Frankfort, IL

Please submit your resume to recruiting@swfireplace.com, No phone calls please.

 

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SALES PROJECT MANAGERSOUTHWEST FIREPLACE — Frankfort, IL FULL TIME POSITION, UP TO $100K A YEAR  ****NO PREVIOUS INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED**** COMPANY Since 1995, Southwest Fireplace is ...

Aurora, IL
Posted 7 months ago

Southwest Fireplace – Aurora, IL

FULL TIME POSITION, UP TO $100K A YEAR 

****NO PREVIOUS INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED****

COMPANY

Since 1995, Southwest Fireplace is a family-owned company founded on hard work, innovation, quality products, and self-drive. If you have an interest in leading technology home products, home remodeling or new construction, have a passion for design and are ready to take your career to the next level, this is the role for you!

Southwest Fireplace affords a wide reach of job opportunities. Out of our three showrooms in Palos Park, Frankfort, and Aurora,  we provide a large variety of hearth, patio, and barbeque industry products to the Chicago area and surrounding suburbs. We work with homeowners and homebuilders to offer clients solutions for upgrading or adding to the beautification of their living spaces, both indoor and outdoor. 

POSITION OVERVIEW

Southwest Fireplace is looking for a hard-working and self-motivated sales project manager.  The Sales Project Manager is the first point of contact in our showrooms and throughout the sales process, to provide the client with product knowledge to guide him or her to the best fireplace and patio products their home needs. This position offers salary plus commission-based pay, no cold-calling, provides great benefits including medical, dental life insurance, 401(k) plan (matched by Southwest Fireplace), paid vacation time, and no Sundays!

This team member will assist retail and contractor clients with product selection and technical information while providing professional customer service.  All training on product will be provided and no prior industry experience is necessary. This is a full-time position, working five days a week during the spring and summer and six days a week during the fall and winter.  Team members must be willing to work Saturdays (spring and summer months include an additional weekday off).

Our Sales Project Managers Perform the Following Duties:

  • Learn about the hearth products we sell and stay up-to-date on new products
  • Welcome clients in our showroom and engage with their project
  • Guide customers through product selection with personalized advice
  • Quote projects and close sales
  • Arrange and schedule visits with clients to preview jobsites
  • Advise clients of expectations and manage their job from start to finish
  • Collect and organize required photos, paperwork, and information for each job
  • Create, maintain, and update orders in our order entry system
  • Provide professional, accurate, and timely information on order status, product availability, shipment details, and scheduling of installation with our technician team
  • Collect and process payments for projects when sold and when completed
  • Various open and closing showroom tasks

Qualifications or Experience We Are Looking For:

  • A positive "can do" attitude
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, communication skills, and ability to establish rapport through a friendly and outgoing persona
  • The ability and desire to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to multi task with great attention to detail
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Proper phone etiquette
  • Reliable transportation to and from work
  • Associate's Degree, Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience is a plus but NOT required

Benefits at Southwest Fireplace:

  • Health insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Paid vacation time off
  • Employee discounts
  • On the job training – no prior experience necessary

Please submit your resume and application to Recruiting@swfireplace.com or apply at https://www.swfireplace.com/employment

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Southwest Fireplace – Aurora, IL FULL TIME POSITION, UP TO $100K A YEAR  ****NO PREVIOUS INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED**** COMPANY Since 1995, Southwest Fireplace is a family-owned company found...

INSTALLATION/TECHNICIAN POSITIONS

Frankfort, IL
Posted 6 months ago

Are you tired of jobs that are the same thing day after day? Not Here!

Full-Time, On-site in Frankfort, IL - Day Shift – No Sundays.


Join Chicagoland's premiere fireplace and patio stores! Southwest Fireplace has been in business for over 30 years and now maintains three showrooms to proudly service homeowners, builders, and remodelers throughout the area.  Southwest Fireplace is now hiring for Warehouse Managing Assistant / Delivery Driver at our Frankfort location. This is a full time position, with a starting pay of $16-20/ hour, health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, paid vacation time off, and 401K - Simple IRA with up to 3% employer match.

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM


The Ideal Team Member Brings:

  • Self-motivated, with the ability to work as a team - A Positive “Can Do” Attitude
  • Ethics, integrity, responsibility and dependability
  • Warehouse experience preferred but not required
  • Forklift operation experience or certification preferred but not required
  • Comply with company policies and procedures 
  • Ability to read and interpret instructions and specifications
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs and work in various conditions outdoors or on jobsites
  • Ability to Multi-task with Good Attention to Details
  • Quality communication skills
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE REQUIRED

If you would bring these qualities to our team- take advantage of this opportunity to join us and establish a stable career with Southwest Fireplace. To ensure we have the best people join our first class team, we offer our qualified candidates the following incentives:

 Vendor and On-The-Job Training Supplied

 Dynamic and Diverse Team Environment

 Fun and Challenging Work Environment

Take your career to the next level and join the best Fireplace, BBQ Grill and Patio team in all of Chicagoland. All applicants may be subject to a criminal background check and chemical substance use testing as we are committed to providing a safe and supportive work environment for our team members.

Please resume to warmup@swfireplace.com or apply online

No Phone Calls Please

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Are you tired of jobs that are the same thing day after day? Not Here! Full-Time, On-site in Frankfort, IL – Day Shift – No Sundays. Join Chicagoland’s premiere fireplace and patio store...

Aurora, IL, Frankfort, IL
Posted 7 months ago

Frankfort and Aurora, IL

Full time position -- No experience required!

Job Description:

Southwest Fireplace is hiring a full-time, Installation Apprentice at our Frankfort and Aurora showrooms. The fireplace industry is poised for decades of growth and stability, just like our company. We are in need of a quality team member, excited to learn our industry and become a part of this stimulating business.

The Technician or Installation Apprentice is responsible for completing a variety of job tasks involving general carpentry, drywall, and fireplace, mantel, stone or gas grill installation. Job responsibilities vary to your experience, capabilities, and training. This position will also require performing general labor duties as needed. Other job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Able to operate various hand tools, power tools and equipment used to complete fireplace, outdoor patio, and related installation, in a safe and responsible manner
  • Complete daily jobs as assigned, effectively communicate (both verbal and written) with the Sales Project Managers and administrative team
  • Comply with company policies and procedures
  • Read and interpret instructions and specifications
  • Customer and quality focus, respectful customer interactions
  • Lift a minimum of 50 lbs and work in various conditions: outdoors or on construction jobsites

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30 am -4:00 PM

Qualifications or Experience we are looking for:

  • Experience in carpentry, masonry, or fireplace industry is a plus but not required -- paid, on-the-job training will be provided!
  • Ethics, integrity, responsibility and dependability
  • Problem solving skills, drive to succeed
  • Self-motivated and ability to work as a team
  • Reliable transportation to and from work
  • Valid Drivers License REQUIRED

Company Description:  Fireplaces/Patio Products

Southwest Fireplace has been a family-owned business for over 30 years and operates as Chicagoland’s premiere fireplace dealer. Through its four store team, we sell, service, install, and repair fireplaces, patio furniture, BBQ’s and central vacuums.  Southwest Fireplace proudly services homeowners, builders, and remodel professionals throughout the area.  We carry the best brands and provide them to our clients as the best value in the marketplace. 

Our company’s success is built on the skills, drive, and attitudes of our team members. If you are a talented, energetic, and motivated team player, this career opportunity offers stability and great advancement potential. We are currently in need of Installation Apprentices for our team, locations at 9475 W. Laraway Rd. Frankfort, IL and 2630 N. Farnsworth Avenue. This is truly a place you can put down roots and build a long term career. Take your career to the next level and join the best Fireplace, BBQ, and Patio team in all of Chicagoland!

Compensation and Benefits:

  • $18 -$25 / hour starting pay + Time 1/2 overtime
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401K Retirement Plan – Simple IRA with 3% Employer Match
  • Paid Vacation Time

Please submit your resume to recruitingaurora@swfireplace.com, No phone calls please.

Take your career to the next level and join the best Fireplace, BBQ & Patio team in all of Chicago-land.

All applicants may be subject to a criminal background check and chemical substance use testing as we are committed to providing a safe and supportive work environment for our team members.  

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Frankfort and Aurora, IL Full time position — No experience required! Job Description: Southwest Fireplace is hiring a full-time, Installation Apprentice at our Frankfort and Aurora showrooms. T...

Aurora, IL, Frankfort, IL
Posted 7 months ago

Join Chicagoland’s Premiere Fireplace Team, Now Hiring Pre-Fab Fireplace Installer / Carpenter

Full Time with Full Benefits

Schedule: Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM (No Nights, No Sundays!)

Company Description:  Fireplaces/Patio Products

Southwest Fireplace has been a family-owned business for over 30 years and operates as Chicagoland’s premiere fireplace dealer. Through its four store team, we sell, service, install, and repair fireplaces, patio furniture, BBQ’s and central vacuums.  Southwest Fireplace proudly services homeowners, builders, and remodel professionals throughout the area.  We carry the best brands and provide them to our clients as the best value in the marketplace. 

Our company’s success is built on the skills, drive, and attitudes of our team members. If you are a talented, energetic, and motivated team player, this career opportunity offers stability and great advancement potential. We are currently in need of a skilled Installer or Carpenter for our team, locations at 9475 W. Laraway Rd. Frankfort, IL and 2630 N. Farnsworth Avenue. This is truly a place you can put down roots and build a long term career. 

Job Description:

Southwest Fireplace is looking to hire an experienced technician or carpenter to be responsible for the production and quality of the products they install according to a range of tasks to be completed, as assigned daily. Timely production, quality of work and maintaining a safe work environment are crucial in this role. The ideal candidate will bring the following to the Southwest Fireplace team: framing skills, solid work ethic, experience in carpentry, masonry, fireplaces or the like, gas-line experience, electrical experience, willingness to learn, and valid driver's license.  

The Carpenter or Technician is responsible for completing a variety of job tasks involving general carpentry, drywall, and fireplace, mantel, stone or gas grill installation. Job responsibilities vary to your experience, capabilities, and training. This position will also require performing general labor duties as needed. Other job duties include but are not limited to:

  • Able to operate various hand tools, power tools and equipment used to complete fireplace, outdoor patio, and related installation, in a safe and responsible manner
  • Complete daily jobs as assigned, effectively communicate (both verbal and written) with the Sales Project Managers and administrative team
  • Comply with company policies and procedures
  • Read and interpret instructions and specifications
  • Customer and quality focus, respectful customer interactions
  • Lift a minimum of 50 lbs and work in various conditions: outdoors or on construction jobsites

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K-Simple IRA, Employer Match up to 3% 
  • Paid Time Off

Please submit your resume to recruitingaurora@swfireplace.com, No phone calls please

 

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Join Chicagoland’s Premiere Fireplace Team, Now Hiring Pre-Fab Fireplace Installer / Carpenter Full Time with Full Benefits Schedule: Monday – Friday: 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM (No Nights, No Su...

Frankfort, IL
Posted 2 years ago

Installer Apprentice Full-Time w/ Benefits– Day Shift – No Sundays. Join Chicago land’s Premiere Fireplace/High-end BBQ Store in Frankfort, IL

About the Career

The fireplace industry is very real and robust.  It is poised for decades of growth and stability, just like our company.  We are in need of an Installation Apprentice who would like to be part of this exciting business and build a career.

Industry Statistics: 

  • Fireplace sales and installations represent over a $5 billion annual value.
  • Fireplaces rank second among the top features desired by buyers of new homes; they are only second to outdoor patios, porches and decks [National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)].
  • More than half of U.S. households (52 percent) have at least one fireplace or freestanding stove.  
  • The average age of a wood fireplace is 22 years, making them a target for updating to a more efficient and cleaner mode. The average age of a freestanding stove is 11 years. Gas fireplaces are an average age of 11 years.

Southwest Fireplace and its three store team is the premiere Chicago area fireplace leader. We sell, service, install, and repair fireplaces/patio furniture/high-end BBQ’s and central vacuums. We proudly service homeowners, builders, and remodelers throughout the area. We carry the best brands and provide them to our clients as the best value in the marketplace. To continue our healthy growth, we need quality, energetic people like you to join our team. Our company’s success is built on the skills, drive, and attitudes of our team members. This career is a fantastic opportunity with great advancement potential for a talented, outgoing, and motivated team player. If you have the drive and desire to succeed, this career is for you. We are currently in need of an Installation Apprentice for our Frankfort Illinois team.

Our Full-Time Team Members Enjoy- 15.00-17.00 to starting pay, Time and ½ overtime, Blue Cross/Blue Shield health and wellness insurance benefits, paid vacations, retirement plan with company matching, and dental plan available too.

Take your career to the next level and join the best Fireplace, BBQ & Patio team in all of Chicago-land.

All applicants may be subject to a criminal background check and chemical substance use testing as we are committed to providing a safe and supportive work environment for our team members.  

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Installer Apprentice Full-Time w/ Benefits– Day Shift – No Sundays. Join Chicago land’s Premiere Fireplace/High-end BBQ Store in Frankfort, IL About the Career The fireplace industry is very rea...

Frankfort, IL
Posted 2 years ago

WAREHOUSE/SERVICE TECHNICIAN HELPER – FRANKFORT LOCATION

FRANKFORT IL – DAY SHIFT – NO SUNDAYS

Join the Chicago area’s premiere fireplace, high-end BBQ, & central vacuum store!

ABOUT THE CAREER

  • The fireplace industry is very real & robust. It is poised for decades of growth and stability, just like our company. We are in need of an Installation/Service Technician who would like to be part of this exciting business and build a career. We offer great starting pay, paid vacations, and medical insurance.

Industry Statistics:

  • Fireplace sales and installations represent over a $5billion annual value
  • Fireplaces rank second among the top features desired by buyers of new homes; they are only second to outdoor patios, porches and decks [National Association of Home Builders]
  • More than half of U.S households (52%) have at least one fireplace or freestanding stove
  • The average age of a wood fireplace is 22 years, making them a target for updating to a more efficient and cleaner mode. The average age of a freestanding stove is 11 years. Gas Fireplaces are an average age of 11 years.
  • Sixty-four percent of Americans consider installing a new technology (fireplace, wood, or pellet stove or insert) to be more energy efficient
  • Fireplaces have a strong, positive effect on the value of a home: 46% of home buys are willing to pay more for the feature.

Southwest Fireplace and it’s three store team is the premiere Chicago area fireplace leader. We sell, service, install and repair fireplaces, patio furniture, high-end BBQ’s, and central vacuums. We proudly service homeowners, builders, and remodelers throughout the Chicagoland area. We carry the best brands and provide them to our clients as the best valur in the marketplace. To continue our healthy growth, we need quality, energetic people like you to join our team. Our company’s success is built on the skills, drive, and attitudes of our team members. This career is a fantastic opportunity with great advancement potential for a talented, outgoing, and motivated team player. If you have the drive and desire to succeed, this career is for you.

Take your career to the next level and join the best Fireplace team in all of Chicagoland.

All applicants may be subject to a criminal background check and chemical substance use testing, as we are committed to providing a safe and supportive work environment for our team members.

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WAREHOUSE/SERVICE TECHNICIAN HELPER – FRANKFORT LOCATION FRANKFORT IL – DAY SHIFT – NO SUNDAYS Join the Chicago area’s premiere fireplace, high-end BBQ, & central vacuum store! ABOUT THE C...