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ASSISTANT MANAGER, CONCORD, NH

Swenson Granite Works is looking for an outgoing, positive, friendly person to fill the position of Assistant Manager for our Concord store. Our business is retail and contractor sales of granite and stone products for landscaping, masonry and building. Experience in sales, particularly hardscape products, is a definite plus. This full-time position also includes general paperwork and computer duties relating to sales, as well as some stockyard and forklift work. We offer an excellent salary, health insurance, profit sharing and generous 401k match.

Apply in person or send resume to Swenson Granite Works, 369 North State Street, Concord, NH 03301 or e-mail your resume to dames@swensongranite.com

IN-HOUSE SALES SUPPORT PERSON, CONCORD, NH

Swenson Granite Works is looking for an outgoing, positive, friendly person to fill the position of Sales Support Person for our Concord store. Our business is retail and contractor sales of granite and stone products for landscaping, masonry and building. This full-time position includes general paperwork and computer duties relating to sales, stockyard, and forklift work. We offer an excellent salary, health insurance, profit sharing and generous 401k match.

Apply in person or send resume to Swenson Granite Works, 369 North State Street, Concord, NH 03301 or e-mail your resume to dames@swensongranite.com

ASSISTANT MANAGER, AMHERST, NH

Swenson Granite Works is looking for an outgoing, positive, friendly person to fill the position of Assistant Manager for our Concord store. Our business is retail and contractor sales of granite and stone products for landscaping, masonry and building. Experience in sales, particularly hardscape products, is a definite plus. This full-time position also includes general paperwork and computer duties relating to sales, as well as some stockyard and forklift work. We offer an excellent salary, health insurance, profit sharing and generous 401k match.

Apply in person or send resume to Swenson Granite Works, 86 Route 101A, Amherst, NH 03031 or e-mail your resume to bross@swensongranite.com

 

ACCOUNTING ASSISTANT, CONCORD, NH                                             

POSITION SUMMARY:
This permanent, full-time position provides basic financial support for Swenson Granite by performing the following duties:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES – other duties may be assigned:

BOOKKEEPING DUTIES:

  • Prepare weekly ADP Payroll intake (Hourly time cards/excel)
  • Manage multiple bank accounts (daily and monthly)
  • Manage accounts Receivable for approx. 500 accounts (problems, daily, monthly)
  • Assist sales staff with invoice/payment problems
  • Assist with A/R collection work
  • Manage the month-end GL account reconciliations
  • Perform bank reconciliations
  • Prepare and file state sales taxes


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES:

  • Manage and field phone calls
  • Assist with the hiring process
  • Administer new-employee orientation
  • Maintain employee records
  • Schedule doctors’ appointments for disability and worker comp claimants
  • Manage all employees’ insurance enrollments and changes (work comp, health, life)
  • Manage workers compensation, training and safety files and logs
  • Do all Federal and State employee data reporting
  • Manage office files

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

This position requires a minimum of an associate’s degree in accounting and at least two years accounting experience.

COMPUTER SKILLS

The accounting assistant must be proficient in the use of Excel, Word, and Outlook. Experience with Counterpoint POS software, Great Plains financial software and ADP is a definite plus.

OTHER CAPABILITIES

  • Ability to work as a team player
  • Pleasant disposition
  • Discreet
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Welcoming and confident on the telephone and with customers/employees
  • Honest, with a pleasant disposition
  • Ability to work with little supervision
  • Thorough, organized, and detail oriented
  • Dependable
  • Ability to prioritize and focus
  • A valid driver’s license

 

To apply please mail your resume to Paul Hutchins, HR Department @ Rock of Ages, 560 Graniteville Road, Graniteville, VT 05654

MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR, BARRE, VT

Swenson Granite Works has an opening for an experienced Maintenance Supervisor who will work with and oversee the facilities maintenance staff at the Anderson Friberg plant in Barre. This position requires a minimum five years’ experience in maintenance and two in supervision, preferably in a manufacturing or production environment. Swenson Granite offers a generous salary and great benefits for this year-round position.

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for managing and working with a team of maintenance employees and directing the workflow to ensure the safety and productivity of the Landscaping Division’s facilities, vehicles, equipment and tools. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, scheduling, daily front line supervision of maintenance personnel, parts ordering and vendor control.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES – other duties may be assigned

  • Supervise and work with maintenance employees and contract workers.
  • Review work orders and assign tasks to maintenance employees to accomplish. Verify the quality of work performed.
  • Work closely with line supervisors to ensure fluid and effective operations as related to equipment maintenance and repairs.
  • Anticipate equipment and parts needs and procure parts necessary to complete repairs.
  • Establish and execute a preventive maintenance program for all equipment, tools, facilities and machinery.
  • Oversee routine maintenance functions and adjustments on all equipment in compliance with the manufacturers' and company schedules.
  • Handle related administrative matters for the team such as maintaining records of all preventive and corrective maintenance performed.
  • Oversee safety inspections of equipment and prepare safety documentation.
  • Monitor plant for efficiency, safety and maintenance compliance.
  • Comply with pertinent VOSHA and DOT regulations.
  • Monitor the sale and disposition of retired and scrapped equipment.
  • Conduct safety and job process training to department personnel.
  • Oversee the purchasing, delivery and inventory of necessary maintenance supplies.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
This position requires at least five years experience in a maintenance shop, and two years supervisory or progressive responsibility experience in a lead role. Experience with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) and Servo motors is a plus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The majority of time is generally spent on the floor troubleshooting and working on equipment. Work performed in the plant may entail exposure to hazardous working conditions including but not limited to dust and other air particles, loud noises, fumes, vibrations, mechanical systems and electrical systems. Lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling parts and tools weighing up to 75 pounds for distances up to 50 feet may be necessary. This position will require extended hours, including some evenings, weekends and holidays.

OTHER CAPABILITIES

  • Excellent time management skills and independent judgment necessary to plan, prioritize, and organize a diversified workload
  • Good computer and math skills
  • Strong work ethic/stable work history
  • A sense of urgency to minimize down time
  • A high mechanical, analytical and diagnostic aptitude
  • The ability to work as a team player
  • A customer service orientation
  • The ability to anticipate business needs and plan accordingly to ensure that equipment, employee resources and fiscal resources are utilized in the most efficient manner
  • A thorough knowledge of safe working practices and the ability to promote and enforce safety rules and procedures
    Strong interpersonal skills to handle personnel matters

 

To apply mail your resume to the address, Swenson Granite Works, P.O. Box 626, 54 Willey Street, Barre, VT 05641


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