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    Fence & Deck Depot, founded in 2001, installs fences and decks to both residential and commercial customers. Products used include vinyl, ornamental aluminum & steel, wood and chain link. Our culture is one of respect where "We treat others as we want to be treated" and "We do it right the first time." Fence & Deck Depot will continue to evolve and diversify, always striving to exceed customers’ expectations.

    We are expanding our Fence Installation team. We are seeking a motivated and safety conscious individual who is interested in working outside every day. Our fence installers work as a small team installing residential and commercial fences in and around the greater St. Louis area. We work year-round and supply all the needed tools, trucks and equipment for this full-time position. Previous fence installation experience is a plus, but we will train the right candidate who has basic construction experience and a willingness to learn. If you are looking for a stable, growing company that can provide you with career advancement opportunities, this is the job for you. We have locations in
    St. Charles, MO and O'Fallon, IL.

    Strong attention to detail
    Ability to interpret prints and drawings
    Capable of performing heavy physical labor
    Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
    The ability to work a flexible schedule, including overtime and weekends
    Desire to exceed customers’ expectations
    Personality to interact with customers at job sites
    Clean and valid drivers’ license
    This position may also require:
    Lifting up to 100lbs above knees for several hours
    Lifting 30 lbs above head for several hours
    Working in awkward positions on knees or bent at the knees for several hours
    Walking over 3 miles per day
    In addition to a competitive wage, we offer an excellent benefits package that includes paid time off, medical, dental and vision.
    To apply please contact Sean Nesbit at snesbit@fencedepotco.com or
    call 618-239-1190
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Potential Industry Employees
  • Project Manager / Sales Manager
    Shani Emrich
    (618) 741 - 5913

    Employment History

    Project Manager and Sales Manager - (Independent Contractor) 2018 - Present
    - Inspections of roofs, attics, siding, doors, windows and roof accessories (commercial and residential)
    - Facilitate subcontractors
    - Collaborate with vendors and suppliers
    - Ensuring projects adhere to local codes and requirements
    - Proposals
    - On site project review
    - Customer follow up
    - Networking
    - Recruiting
    - Office management
    - Sales management

    Independent Business Owner - Cost Segregation, 2015 - 2018
    - Managed entire business
    - Conducted site surveys of commercial and rental properties for projects
    - Business to business sales
    - Retail sales
    - Prospected for new clients
    - Maintained current client satisfaction
    - Conducted group educational training and sale presentations
    - Repesented myself and company at conferences, expo events and networking events

    Sales Director - Answer Direct, 2009 - 2014
    - Retail sales
    - Business to Business Sales
    - Prospected for new clients
    - Maintained current client satisfaction
    - Presented company at conventions, conferences, networking and expo events
    - Created and conducted group sales presentations
    - Provided technical information and education
    - Prepared and presented proposals and service information
    - Educated management team about sales and new clients
    - Supervised sales representatives

    Carpenter - 2007 - 2009
    - Road construction
    - Constructed 100 ft scaffolds
    - New commercial construction
    - Repair construction

    Assistant Manager - Good Times/Gary’s Bar & Grill, 2006-2008
    - Prepared and served food, beverages and cocktails to patrons
    - Ordered and maintained appropriate levels of inventory
    - Scheduling for 6 employees to ensure proper coverage for all shifts
    - Opened and closed restaurant and bar
    - Coordinated special events and managed sponsors
    - Employee training for dining and bar staff
    - Responsible for vendor accounts payable

    Branch Office Administrator - Edward Jones, 2003 - 2006
    - Ensured accuracy of legal documents
    - Customer service
    - Assisted with sales presentations
    - Maintained investment accounts and portfolios
    - Processed banking for customers
    - Maintained spreadsheets and databases
    - Received and posted accounts receivables

    Notary Public since 2003
    Associates in Applied Science - Paralegal, Southwestern Illinois College, 2009
    Paraprofessional - State of Illinois Board of Education, 2009
    Bachelor of Science - Business Management, Greenville College, 2011

    Community Activities
    Career Mentor - Southwestern Illinois College
    Ambassador - Troy and Fairview Heights Chamber of Commerce
    Madison County Child Abduction Reponse Team Member
    Ambassador - BNI (Business Network International)

    (618) 741-5913
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