Careers

Paul Davis Restoration & Remodeling of Northwest Michigan is committed to providing superior customer service in all lines of our business. We recognize this is best accomplished through a talented and dedicated team.

If you have a passion for helping people and experience that compliments our industry, we encourage you to explore our open positions below.

Paul Davis offers excellent benefits, competitive salaries, training and growth opportunities.

Available opportunities:

Project Manager, Restoration & Remodeling

Paul Davis Restoration and Remodeling of Northwest MI seeks a highly motivated individual to manage numerous residential projects (15-25+) simultaneously. We handle projects all over lower Northwest MI.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Job site visits
  • Coordinate subcontractors
  • Schedule and manage trades
  • Schedule and manage in-house crew
  • Communicate with customer daily
  • Material selections
  • Quality control
  • Meet job deadlines
  • Deliver exceptional customer service
  • Hire and fire sub contractors as needed
  • Interview, hire and terminate in house employees as needed

Required Qualifications: Qualified candidates should be outgoing, confident, ambitious, self-motivated, organized, and detail oriented. Some of the job benefits include: Diverse fast paced role, work in various settings, good starting wage and benefits, great long-term growth and earning potential.

  • Proven track record of managing over 10 jobs simultaneously
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Michigan Builders License, a plus
  • OSHA Certification or other safety certifications, a plus
  • Lead-Safe Renovator License, a plus
  • IICRC Certifications in Fire & Smoke, Water Damage, and Odor Control, a plus

This is an exciting job for that passionate person who really wants to make a difference in the lives of families whom have remodeling needs or have just experienced a catastrophic structure loss due to fire, water, wind, etc.

Education Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree in related field
  • 3 years experience in related field

Benefits: Health Plan, Simple IRA Retirement Plan, Holiday Pay, Paid Vacation Time.

Email cover letter, resume & salary requirements to scott.thomas@pauldavis.com


Senior Water Restoration Technician

Paul Davis Restoration & Remodeling of Northwest Michigan is a full-service restoration & remodeling contractor, specializing in the mitigation and repair of residential and commercial properties, providing emergency response services and complete reconstruction, repair, and/or remodeling.

Paul Davis Restoration & Remodeling of Northwest Michigan is currently seeking a hard-working, self-motivated Senior Water Restoration Technician who will excel at customer service & technology. We want somebody that wants a career and wants to grow with our company. This full-time person must be able to handle water jobs from start to finish, have a very positive attitude, providing great customer service, be computer savvy, able to lift heavy items, complete demolition to minor construction, and be on a rotating schedule for on-call emergencies 24/7.

  • Prior water restoration experience and certifications a plus, we are willing to train the right person.
  • You must provide a copy of your driving record, and a background check will be required. Non-smoking workplace.
  • Good starting pay, based on experience & training. Medical HRA plan, holiday & vacation pay.

Stop in at 1310 Industry Dr. Traverse City, MI 49696 to fill out application or e-mail resume to nwmi@pauldavis.com


Construction Apprentice Position

Paul Davis Restoration & Remodeling of Northwest MI (Traverse City) is currently looking for a Full time Construction Apprentice.

Job Duties:

  • Assisting senior construction technician with daily tasks including hanging drywall
  • Installing cabinets and doors
  • Framing walls
  • Installing trim
  • Painting
  • Demolition & cleanup
  • Maintaining the office/shop
  • Other duties as needed.

Preferred skills:

Any combination of

  • Rough carpentry
  • Finish carpentry
  • Drywall
  • Hard surface flooring
  • Carpet installation
  • Painting Demolition
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical
  • General labor

Preferred experience: All experience levels are welcome. Rate of pay will reflect skill/experience.

Preferred qualities:

  • Works well unsupervised
  • Positive can do attitude
  • Able to take instructions and work as a team
  • Has a desire to learn new skills
  • Is punctual, energetic, and has a strong work ethic
  • Holds a valid Michigan Drivers License
  • Must pass a criminal background check

For consideration email resume to nick.florip@pauldavis.com


Estimator, Restoration & Remodeling

Paul Davis Restoration & Remodeling of Northwest Michigan is a full-service insurance restoration and remodeling general contractor, specializing in the mitigation and repair of damaged residential and commercial buildings.  We provide emergency response services, followed by total reconstruction of damage caused by water, fire, smoke, and wind.  We also provide remodeling to people that would like to update their kitchen, bathroom or finish their basement.

We are an independently owned and operated company, part of the Paul Davis franchise system, which is the largest national network of full-service insurance restoration contractors.   This office handles projects in all Northwest Lower Michigan. Our policy is to provide straightforward honesty and impeccable integrity to our customers, insurers, and contractors.

The Estimator plays a very important role in the success of our company.  You will often be the first response to disasters large and small, providing reassurance to the homeowner, in addition to compiling a reliable and accurate report to the insurance industry.

Your responsibilities would include, but not be limited to:

  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Estimating
  • Job Budget
  • Material Selections and Ordering
  • Communicating with Insurance Agents, Adjusters & Customers
  • Invoicing and Collections
  • Emergency Response

Highly qualified candidates will have a proven track record & education in the following areas:

  • Customer Service
  • Self Motivation
  • Construction
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Sales
  • Time Management
  • Budgets or Job Costing
  • Computers
  • Estimating, Xactimate 28
  • TPA Insurance Programs
  • Leadership
  • Work Ethic
  • Positive Attitude

Salary, Commission, Paid Vacation & Holidays, Health Plan, Simple IRA Retirement Plan

E-mail cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to scott.thomas@pauldavis.com


Restoration/Construction Technician

Paul Davis Restoration & Remodeling is looking for a Full Time Construction Technician for fire & water damage restoration.

Duties include:

  • 24 hour emergency water damage work
  • Demo
  • Construction
  • Cleaning
  • Some heavy lifting

What we offer:

  • Good starting wage
  • Benefits after 90 days

Requirements:

  • Good driving record
  • Felony free background (background check will be processed)
  • Experience is a plus but not required

For consideration, please send your resume and contact information to nick.florip@pauldavis.com


Mitigation/Restoration Supervisor

Paul Davis is a national franchise organization and leading provider of fire and water damage clean up and restoration for residential and commercial properties. Available 24/7, our business is cleaning up and restoring damage to homes and commercial structures due to water damage, fire damage, mold damage and storm damage.

The Paul Davis office in Traverse City is currently seeking a results driven individual to be hands on Supervisor for the mitigation division. The Supervisor will be responsible for receiving, coordinating, supervising and delivering timely completion of new and ongoing mitigation related jobs resulting from water, fire, storm and mold damage. This role offers a great opportunity for an individual with a history and passion for helping grow a division and a company through strong leadership and tireless work ethic. Our ideal candidate will possess a professional history highlighted by their hard work ethic, positive attitude and their leadership skills.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Taking in new job information
  • Coordinating sub-contractors
  • Supervising and scheduling staff
  • Communicating with all involved parties of job
  • On-site work and supervision of work in progress
  • Delivering accurate accounts of ongoing projects
  • Timely completion of all jobs
  • Estimating
  • Invoicing & Collections
  • 24/7 On-Call for emergencies

Requirements:

  • Construction experience (restoration experience and certification a plus)
  • 2-5 years of crew leader or supervisor experience in a related field (restoration, construction, remodeling)
  • Must be good with computers and be open to learn new technology
  • Ability to field after hours and weekend emergency calls
  • Ability to lift 50lbs
  • Some college or Trade School Preferred

Hourly, Commission, Benefits Package.

Email resume & salary requirements to scott.thomas@pauldavis.com