Commercial/Residential Garage Door Installer

American Door Works

Brainerd, Minnesota

Full time

$20-26 (hourly)

Garage Door Installer

Mar 25

Commercial/Residential Garage Door Installer Apprentice 

Brainerd - American Door Works

Entry level position to get your foot in the door at a great company!!

Are you working nights and weekends and missing out on family activities? Are you looking for a career change and want to work for a family friendly company that understands the need for a balance between work and life at home? If so then we may be the company that you are looking for. For 50-years American Door Works has been and still is the industry leader in the installation and service of residential and commercial garage doors in greater Minnesota. This family-owned company takes great pride on the service and satisfaction that we provide to our customers from the initial sale to the completed installation or service. In keeping with this 50-year tradition, we are currently seeking a mechanically inclined individual to join team as a Commercial/Residential Garage Door Installer Apprentice at our store in the beautiful Brainerd Lakes area.

The Commercial/Residential Garage Door Installer Apprentice will work with a Lead Installer and is the installation technician for a variety of commercial garage doors and garage door openers. Most work is done on newly constructed or remodeled commercial or agricultural buildings, or replacement of existing door systems to the same. This position will typically work during the day shift, Monday – Friday, but there may be occasions for overnight work. Good attendance and punctuality is a must for this position.

Ideal candidate for this position will have previous garage door service or installation experience but a working background in carpentry or as a construction laborer is also suitable. Must have a current & valid driver’s license and able to obtain a DOT health card. Must be able to pass company drug test, criminal background check, and lifting physical.  Must have good mechanical aptitude & capabilities and demonstrated ability to understand and work with common hand and power tools. Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds on a frequent basis and carry for up to 50 feet.  Able to work at varying heights inside a scissors lift or on a ladder. Must have manual dexterity in both hands, which allows the use of a hand & power tools and to grasp nuts, bolts, hinges, and other necessary items to complete assigned jobs.

American Door Works is a family friendly company that understands the need for balance between home and work. If you would like to be part of our team, American Door Works would like to meet with you. We offer a competitive starting wage that is commensurate to your work experience. Our benefit package includes 401(k) plan, annual incentive pay based on company profitability, paid vacation and holidays starting the first day of hire. We also offer health, dental, short-term disability, and company paid long-term disability & life insurance.

Candidates should send their resumes to:, call 320-257-9106, or stop in and complete an application at: American Door Works, 10727 Brent Drive, Brainerd.

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