Emil Frei & Associates is an enjoyable workplace. Our employees are good natured. They feel a sense of camaraderie with their coworkers and want to do their best work for our clients. The work can be physically strenuous and mentally demanding at times, but it is always rewarding.
Emil Frei Inc. is looking to hire a new full time Traveling Craftsman. Craftsman will be trained in restoring & preserving stained glass. Duties include activities related to repairing, sealing and cleaning stained glass. Duties will also include activities related to installing window framing, installing stained glass windows, and installing protective glass on the stained-glass exterior.
The vast majority of our work is for churches and religious institutions.
No experience is necessary, but ideal candidates will have some experience & proficiency in a construction trade such as carpentry and/or glazing. This job requires candidates to work well in both teams and be self-directed when working alone. A candidate must be detail oriented and take pride in their work. Candidates are expected to be good communicators, have a professional demeanor, and are expected to work hard.
Appropriate work tools and personal protective equipment (hard hats etc.) will be provided.
- Travel frequently, sometimes for multiple weeks at a time, and should enjoy travel.
- Work independently and cooperatively
- Work from heights, sometimes 65’ or greater, on ladders, working platforms, and aerial lifts with appropriate safety equipment
- lift up to 75 pounds
- Stand for long periods of time
- Demonstrate willingness to learn an exciting new craft
- Live within or nearby the St. Louis metro area
- Have a valid driver’s license
- Be willing to submit to pre-employment drug testing
- Overtime Paid when available
- Meals Paid when traveling
- Miles Paid when personal vehicle is used for out of town travel
- Lodging Paid when working out of town
- Travel Time en route Paid when traveling out of town
- Health Insurance – Company Provided
- Dental & Vision Plans available – Employee Contributed
- Employer Contributed Retirement Plan, begins after 1 year at the company
- Opportunities for Advancement in a growing company
- Paid Vacation
- Annual and Christmas Bonuses
- Approximate Annual Value of Benefits Package: $12,500-15,000
- Salary starting at $15.00 to $19.00 /hour (depending on experience)
- Regular salary increases based on demonstrated performance
To apply, please fill out the form below. Alternatively, you may submit a cover letter and resume by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to Emil Frei and Associates, Inc., 1017 W Adams, St. Louis, MO 63119.
Before a job is offered, all candidates will be required to interview for the position and will need to provide at least 2 letters of reference.