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General Laborer

Mincin Insulation
Homestead, PA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $17 to $25 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, dental,
Job Description

Mincin Insulation Service Inc. has been in business for over 40 years as an insulation contractor for multiple local Public Utility Companies, hired to provide specialty energy efficiency diagnostics and installations in residential and commercial buildings. Most of the employees have been with the company for many years. For more information about our company please visit our website www.mincin-insulation.com

Mincin Insulation offers a comprehensive benefits package to all employees, after their initial training period, which includes:

  • 100% Employer Sponsored Health/Vision & Dental Plans - including family coverage, with very low deductibles

  • Employer-paid retirement plans, including 5% Roth IRA contributions

  • Sick Time/Paid Time Off

  • Paid holidays

  • Steady 40-hour work weeks

  • Opportunities for continuous advancement within the company

  • Monthly production bonus incentives

  • Flexible/lenient request off policy

  • Pay for industry certifications/education.

Work Schedule: Monday- Friday, 7am-3pm

Pay Rate: Starting rate is $17.00 per hour depending on experience, though if you have years of experience in this type of work the pay could start higher. Pay increases are considered annually, bonuses are available throughout the year, and there is room for growth to Crew Leader and Crew Leader/Trainer positions with experience, quality performance and demonstrating strong work ethic.

Installer/ Laborer: This position performs the following duties:

  • Installs blown-in cellulose insulation and related weatherization measures to the interior/exterior shell of a structure.

  • Performs basic carpentry tasks such as: measuring, cutting, hammering, caulking, loading material into a hopper, and operating power tools.

  • Assists with general job site preparations, truck and job-site cleanliness & organization, basic vehicle and equipment maintenance and operation.

Work Environment/ Physical Demands:

  • Works in all interior areas of a building, such as: crawlspaces, basements, living areas, garages, attics, ceilings, knee-walls, and rafters.

  • Works on all exterior areas of a building, such as: walls, roofs, and overhangs.

  • Works in dirty, cramped, dark, extremely hot/cold spaces related to the building’s accessibility on a regular basis.

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to perform tasks while kneeling, crawling, stretching, standing, and sitting for long periods of time.

  • Must be able to perform tasks while standing on a ladder, stage, or roof for long periods of time.

  • Must be able to perform tasks while confined to limited spaces for long periods of time.

Education/ Experience/ Abilities:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred but not required.

  • General knowledge of hand and power tools, standard measuring and calculating ability.

  • Able to interact with customers in a professional and courteous manner.

  • Able to demonstrate the ability to learn and implement safe working practices.

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

  • Ability to operate company vehicles upon request preferred but not required.

  • Reliable transportation to work locations is required.

  • Most tools will be provided by the company however the Installer must be able to provide some basic personal tools and continue to acquire the tools that make for a professional.

  • Must be able to pass drug testing and federal background check.

Job Type: Full-time

COVID-19 considerations: Visitors for interviews have the option to wear a mask, or be provided a mask, before entering the building for interviews. Employee's are provided masks, gloves, hand sanitizer, and surface disinfectant while on job sites.

 

Mincin Insulation is a contractor for multiple local public utility companies hired to provide specialty energy efficiency diagnostics and installations for their customers. We install blown-in cellulose insulation, complimentary insulation, and air sealing materials that limit the ability of energy to transfer through the shell of a building.

As an Insulation Crew Helper, you can expect to work on residential and commercial buildings to install insulation and related weatherization measures to a structure's interior/exterior shell. You will assist an insulation crew with general job site preparations, basic carpentry tasks, truck and job site cleanliness and organization, and basic vehicle and equipment maintenance and operation. You will be assigned to work for a designated crew leader daily to receive assigned duties and assist with overall install completions. The helper must demonstrate the ability to receive instructions, execute tasks under limited supervision, and perform general carpentry tasks such as: measuring, cutting, hammering, caulking, loading material into a hopper, and operating power tools while standing on a ladder, stage, or high roof pitch. The helper should strive to work towards having the ability and desire to become a permanent installer and crew leader once experience allows.

The helper can expect to work in all interior areas of a building, such as crawlspaces, basements, living areas, garages, attics, ceilings, knee-walls, and rafters. The helper can also expect to work on all exterior areas of a building, such as walls, roofs, and overhangs. The helper should expect and be prepared to work in a full-time schedule and under all weather seasons.

Within the first six months of employment, the helper must demonstrate all learned basic carpentry skills necessary to become a certified installer.

Our office is open Mon - Fri from 7:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. If you have any questions about this position, please do not hesitate to contact us by calling (412) 461-0160.

Company Description
Mincin Insulation Service Inc is the top insulation contractor in Pittsburgh, PA and surrounding areas. We provide home insulation services, building weatherization, and commercial insulation services. We are the trusted name in providing affordable comfort to Western PA residents. For decades now, we have been the preferred partner of many local utility companies to service their low-income weatherization programs.

Mincin Insulation

Address

289 Baldwin Rd

Homestead, PA
USA

Industry

Construction

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