At Wimsatt Building Materials, we pride ourselves in offering a small-company atmosphere with the competitive drive and resources of a large organization. We are always looking to add talent to our company. Take a look and see what Wimsatt has to offer you!
Wimsatt is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Proven track record with over 75 years in business
The tools and resources you need to do your personal best
Industry-leading benefits package including:
Choice of two great plans from Blue Cross / Blue Shield to meet your health insurance needs: Community Blue PPO and Flexible Blue (Health Savings Account plan)
401k Retirement Savings Plan (w/match)
Advancement opportunities in an energetic environment; 80% of Wimsatt Management has been promoted from within
You may contact us by phone at (800) 497-9000 for more information on the sales positions listed below. Email your resume to email@example.com or send it to:
Wimsatt Building Materials, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 609, Wayne, MI 48184-0609
DO YOU EXCEL AT RELATIONSHIP BUILDING?
ARE YOU ADEPT AT BECOMING A CONSULTANT FOR YOUR CLIENTS?
CAN YOU PUSH YOURSELF TO EARN 6 FIGURES?
A strong yes to those questions indicates that you're the sales rep for Wimsatt Building Materials. Our outside sales positions blend account management with new account development. Territory Managers market roofing, siding, windows, decking and manufactured stone to home improvement contractors and builders.
Wimsatt has been in business for over 75 years, and the company has built its business on service excellence. We support our salespeople with a tremendous amount of internal sales support as well as continuous education. You can feel confident that you go to market with solid products and services to offer. We are strong direct mail marketers and have ongoing promotions and events. There is always something new to bring to your clients.
Our ideal candidate comes from some facet of sales within the remodeling / building industry, can build relationships and is relentless in the pursuit of their career goals. Many of our Territory Managers have been promoted to management positions.
If all of this sounds like you... forward your resume today.
Wimsatt Building Materials is seeking qualified sales candidates from the commercial roofing industry. This specialized role will focus on developing sales relationships with Tier 1 - 4 low slope roofing contractors. You'll be able to offer your customers an array of systems – BUR, modified bitumens, and single ply (EPDM, TPO, PVC). The position blends business development and account management responsibilities. This is a unique career opportunity for a driven sales professional.
Here's what's on the table:
* Strongest operational capabilities in the industry
* Geographically manageable territory with loads of opportunity
* Company vehicle
* Opportunity to build your own business within your territory and maximize your income
Candidates must possess 5+ years sales and estimating experience in the commercial roofing industry. Strong relationship building skills are essential. Organizational abilities are also key as you'll be managing a busy schedule in the field.
If all of this sounds like you... forward your resume today.
DO YOU THRIVE AT FINDING SOLUTIONS FOR YOUR CUSTOMERS?
DO YOU ENJOY CREATING SATISIFED, LOYAL CUSTOMERS?
ARE YOU READY TO BE REWARDED FOR WHAT YOU SELL?
At Wimsatt Building Materials, we have a spot on our team for an energetic salesperson in our organization. Candidates must have a passion for great customer service. They must also possess solid time management skills to serve a large, diverse customer base.
Candidates must be knowledgeable in the areas of roofing, siding and windows (we offer a diverse selection of exterior building materials and do not expect candidates to be masters of each category). Experience completing blueprint takeoffs is a definite plus. Your industry experience could come from employment with another supplier or home center, builder or remodeling company. Solid computer skills are also key, as we rely on multiple systems to help us quote material and complete orders.
Our Inside Salespeople are paid a base rate with the opportunity to earn commission based on the number of customers served as well as other profit-driven factors. The more you sell, the more you'll earn…
Upon hire, a new Inside Salesperson will receive 5 weeks of rigorous training. The training provides you with a good foundation of who we are, what we offer, and how we serve the customer.
If you wish to be considered for this outstanding career opportunity, forward your resume today.
Stop by your local Wimsatt location during business hours (M-F 7:00am - 5:00pm; Sat. 7:00am - 12:00pm) to apply for one of our open Operations positions.
Wimsatt Building Materials is seeking a results-oriented, professional leader to manage a branch warehouse. This position is very rewarding and challenging. The Warehouse Manager is scheduled to work 50-60 hours per week and works in an environment that is exposed to the elements all year long. We’re a fast-paced operation with a steady flow of inbound receiving, outbound deliveries, and customer pick-ups.
Maintaining receiving, warehousing, and distribution operations in accordance with company policies and procedures
Complying with all federal, state and local warehousing, material handling and shipping requirements
Controlling inventory levels by conducting physical counts and reconciling with inventory management systems
Safeguarding operations and contents of warehouse by establishing and monitoring security procedures
Coaching and counseling employees
Completing warehouse operational functions by scheduling and assigning employees and following up on their results
5+ years of warehouse management experience
Strong work ethic and leadership ability
Extreme attention to detail
High accountability and ability to hold others accountable
Track record of teaching and developing associates
DO YOU POSSESS A CDL A OR B LICENSE?
DOES OPERATING HEAVY EQUIPMENT SOUND LIKE FUN?
ARE YOU GAME FOR A PHYSICAL CHALLENGE?
Wimsatt Building Materials is now accepting applications and scheduling interviews to bring on Truck Drivers in April.
Our busy season is just around the corner and we're ready to delivery some material! Wimsatt is a large, well-known building materials distributor with six locations throughout Michigan.
We sell and deliver exterior building materials including roofing, siding, windows and lumber. Our roof-top deliveries are in high demand, since we don't require the customer to be on site. Our deliveries are physically demanding and are not for everyone. You'll also need to be comfortable climbing ladders and walking on roofs. We have an excellent safety training program and require the use of safety harnesses in all of our roof-top deliveries. We actively cross-train our Drivers on a variety of equipment: conveyors, cranes, Skytrak and tail-mounted forklifts.
CDL A or B with Air Brakes
Hazardous Materials endorsement (or must be willing to obtain)
Good Driving Record
Great Customer Service skills
Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds repetitively
Previous experience climbing ladders / working around heights
Familiarity with exterior building materials is a plus!
DO YOU HAVE A BACKGROUND IN CONSTRUCTION?
DO YOU ENJOY CHALLENGING WORK?
DO YOU LIKE WORKING OUTSIDE?
Hard-working Delivery Helpers are in demand to help Wimsatt Building Materials grow this year. We actively train and develop our Roof Loading Specialists into Truck Drivers in 3 - 4 months.
You must have a good driving record to qualify with us. If a job offer is made, we will require you to obtain a CDL Temporary Instruction Permit (available through testing at the Secretary of State).
You will be delivering exterior building materials including roofing, siding, windows and lumber. Our roof-top deliveries are in high demand, since we don't require the customer to be on site. Our deliveries are physically demanding and are not for everyone. We require Delivery Helpers to be capable of lifting up to 100 pounds repetitively. You'll also need to be comfortable climbing ladders and walking on roofs. We have an excellent safety training program and require the use of safety harnesses in all of our roof-top deliveries.
Apply at your nearest branch today to complete an application for employment.