- 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 Aurora 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.