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In search of dynamic sales and marketing reps

8/28/2017 (Permalink)

Community In search of dynamic sales and marketing reps We think you would fit right in!

Sales and Marketing Representative SERVPRO of Davenport Bettendorf Moline Rock Island

We are a national leading company in the Cleaning and Restoration Industry currently seeking a Sales and Marketing Representative. This is a fun and exciting place to work; you must be outgoing and have great interpersonal skills. We are looking for someone who has a strong work ethic, enjoys meeting new people and has excellent communication skills. This is a fast-paced and exciting job that requires superb social skills, sales strategy (but this is not a typical sales position) and a desire to grow business.  If you are self-motivated and can multi-task then you will thrive in this work environment.

Experience:

  • Two (2) or more years in the field of Business Development, Route Sales, Marketing or Hospitality are preferred.

Requirements: 

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, including proper pronunciation, grammar, and a consistently courteous and professional tone of voice at all times. 
  • Possess confidence and excellent customer service skills, including listening and questioning skills. 
  • Must be able to bring creative ideas and energy to the marketing team.
  • Ability to meet people in new or difficult situations and build rapport.
  • Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail. 
  • Self-motivated and goal-oriented. 
  • Ability to multi-task. 
  • Capability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented office environment.
  • Proficient in Social Media and Microsoft Office (i.e., Outlook, Word, Excel)

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Event Organization and Management
  • Establishes and maintains relationships with industry influencers and key strategic partners
  • Daily route sales to meet with key clients and preparation of daily route sales reports and areas of proposed client base expansion
  • Represents company at trade association meetings and networking events for promotional purposes
  • Implement educational programs to increase professional credibility
  • Assist with promotional activities.
  • Ensure customer satisfaction through follow-up calls and visits
  • Hours are 40 hours/week, flexible to work overtime when required.

Send resume and cover letter to ronda@SERVPROdavenport.com

No phone calls please.

Join the SERVPRO team as a Carpet Cleaning Technician

8/4/2017 (Permalink)

Carpet Cleaning Technician

SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf-Moline/Rock Island is now accepting applications for full time, career-oriented team members. We specialize in residential and commercial cleanup and restoration caused by fire, water and mold.  In addition, we do carpet cleaning, duct cleaning, post construction, crime scene, biohazard, and vandalism cleaning.

We are rapidly growing operation with great opportunity for advancement!  Our team is seeking people who are comfortable working hard in challenging situations, enjoy meeting new people and have excellent communication skills. If you are self-motivated and have superb interpersonal skills, then you’ll thrive in this work environment.

As a valued SERVPRO® employee, you will receive a competitive pay rate, benefits, and the opportunity to learn and grow.

As a Carpet Cleaning Technician, your primary responsibility will be to provide carpet, upholstery, and rug cleaning services utilizing our Showcase cleaning process.

Additional duties associated with this position include:

  • Inventory and load the work vehicle with equipment, products, and supplies needed for each project.
  • Maintain a clean and organized vehicle and clean equipment appearance.
  • Prepare rooms/areas for work activities. Set up staging area and equipment for each project.
  • Leave jobsite with a clean and orderly appearance.
  • Utilize tools and equipment to perform services.
  • Assist other technicians.
  • Perform cleaning processes following SERVPRO®
  • Follow instruction on written work orders.
  • Ensure clear two-way communication with manager and other technicians (especially regarding customer needs and concerns).
  • Perform end-of-day/end-of-job cleanup and breakdown. Leave jobsite with a clean and orderly appearance.
  • Assume responsibility, deal effectively with problems, and exercise independent judgment when making decisions 
  • Complete detailed job records.
  • Work with production crew when not providing carpet services.

Minimum Requirements

  • Ability to work a rotating on-call schedule, and nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record and ability to successfully complete a background check subject to applicable law
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds regularly, occasionally up to 100 pounds with assistance
  • Ability to climb ladders, work at ceiling heights, work in tight spaces (e.g., crawls spaces, attics)
  • Ability to sit/stand/walk for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to repetitively push/pull/lift/carry objects
  • Ability to work with/around cleaning products
  • High school diploma/GED
  • Basic math skills
  • Experience in cleaning/restoration preferred but not required.

Pay Rate and Hours

Starting wage between $11 - $12 per hour, depending on experience. We offer health and dental insurance, Paid Time Off (PTO), and SIMPLE Retirement Plan. 

Hours are Monday – Friday, 7:30am – 4:30pm (or until job complete), plus nights and weekends as necessary. 

To apply, email resume to ronda@SERVPROdavenport.com or stop into the office at 7208 N. Jebens Avenue in Davenport.

No phone calls please.

Join the SERVPRO team as a Cleaning and Restoration Technician

8/4/2017 (Permalink)

Community Join the SERVPRO team as a Cleaning and Restoration Technician We're Hiring!

Cleaning and Restoration Technician

SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf-Moline/Rock Island is now accepting applications for full time, career-oriented team members. We specialize in residential and commercial cleanup and restoration caused by fire, water and mold.  In addition, we do carpet cleaning, duct cleaning, post construction, crime scene, biohazard, and vandalism cleaning.

We are rapidly growing operation with great opportunity for advancement!  Our team is seeking people who are comfortable working hard in challenging situations, enjoy meeting new people and have excellent communication skills. If you are self-motivated and have superb interpersonal skills, then you’ll thrive in this work environment.

As a valued SERVPRO® employee, you will receive a competitive pay rate, benefits, and the opportunity to learn and grow.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Inventory and load the work vehicle with equipment, products, and supplies needed for each project.
  • Maintain a clean and organized vehicle and clean equipment appearance.
  • Prepare rooms/areas for work activities. Set up staging area and equipment for each project.
  • Leave jobsite with a clean and orderly appearance.
  • Utilize tools and equipment to perform services.
  • Use ipad and software to record job related information
  • Assist the crew leader and other production personnel.
  • Perform production processes following SERVPRO® production guidelines.
  • Follow instruction on written work orders and per crew chief instructions.
  • Ensure clear two-way communication with crew chief and other technicians (especially regarding customer needs and concerns).
  • Perform end-of-day/end-of-job cleanup and breakdown. Leave jobsite with a clean and orderly appearance.
  • Assume responsibility, deal effectively with problems, and exercise independent judgment when making decisions 
  • Complete detailed job records.

Minimum Requirements

  • Ability to work a rotating on-call schedule, and nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record and ability to successfully complete a background check subject to applicable law
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds regularly, occasionally up to 100 pounds with assistance
  • Ability to climb ladders, work at ceiling heights, work in tight spaces (e.g., crawls spaces, attics)
  • Ability to sit/stand/walk for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to repetitively push/pull/lift/carry objects
  • Ability to work with/around cleaning products
  • High school diploma/GED
  • Basic math skills
  • Experience in cleaning/restoration preferred but not required.

Pay Rate and Hours

Starting wage between $11 - $12 per hour, depending on experience. We offer health and dental insurance, Paid Time Off (PTO), and SIMPLE Retirement Plan. 

Hours are Monday – Friday, 7:30am – 4:30pm (or until job complete), plus nights and weekends as necessary.  

To apply, email resume to ronda@SERVPROdavenport.com or stop into the office at 7208 N. Jebens Avenue in Davenport.

No phone calls please.

Prepare your home before the storm!

7/19/2017 (Permalink)

Not only does summertime bring along warmer temps, it also brings the increased risk of damaging thunderstorms to the Davenport and Bettendorf area. SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf are here to help you clean up your home or business after the storm, but right now we want to talk about what a home or business owner can do before a storm hits to help decrease the potential damages done to your structure. Here are some tips that could benefit you when a storm hits.

  • Remove dead or rotting tree branches that pose a threat to your property. These branches pose a greater risk to fall and cause damage
  • Secure any outdoor objects, such as lawn furniture, that could be blown away or that could potentially cause damage to your home or a neighbor's.
  • Shutter your windows, and be sure to secure any outside doors. If your are not able to shutter your windows, make sure to at least close your window blinds, shades, or curtains.
  • Before the storm hits your area, be sure to unplug any unnecessary electronic equipment

If a storm has damaged your home or business, do not hesitate to call SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf at (563) 386-3540.

An Emergency Supply Kit could prove life saving when a storm hits

7/19/2017 (Permalink)

When a storm is bearing down on your home there is one thing that could prove life saving to your family if the storm causes major damage to home, or neighborhood. This is the Emergency Supply Kit. Every home should have a kit made in case of a massive storm damages your home or business. These are the recommended items that you should have for your Emergency Preparedness Kit for your home or business. 

  • Water (one gallon per person per day)
  • Food (non-perishable 3 day supply)
  • Manual can opener
  • Battery operated radio, preferably a NOAA Weather Radio with tone alert and extra batteries
  • Flashlight and extra batteries
  • First Aid Kit
  • Whistle to signal for help
  • Clothing
  • Dust masks of bandanas
  • Plastic sheeting, garbage bags and duct tape
  • Wrench or pliers to turn off utilities
  • Local Maps
  • Hygiene items
  • Important documents such as copies of insurance policies identification and bank account information
  • Cash
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Matches in a waterproof container.

Stay alert to the presence of mold

7/19/2017 (Permalink)

We here at SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf deal with water damages everyday. Unfortunately sometimes water damage also brings along the prospects of potentially having mold. When an area has been affected by moisture, the potential for mold increases. When water has damaged your home or business, it is of extreme importance to remove the excess water and to make sure the structure is dry. If your home or business has had an ongoing moisture problem is very important to say alert to the following conditions.

  • The presence of visible mold
  • Strong musty odors which may indicate mold is present.
  • Any evidence of past moisture problems that might have caused an undetected mold growth
  • Excessive humidity

If you think your home or business has mold do not hesitate to call SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf at (563) 386-3540!

Summer is here! And so are the storms!

6/21/2017 (Permalink)

Storm Damage Summer is here! And so are the storms! SERVPRO of DAVENPORT/BETTENDORF is here to help the next time a storm damages your home!

When Storms Hit Davenport or Bettendorf be sure to call SERVPRO!

Summer starts today, and we have already had our fair share of storms around the Quad Cities. Living here in the midwest, we all know how much damage our severe thunderstorms can cause. Hail can wreak havoc on roofs. Heavy rains can cause lead to flooded basements. Wind can knock down trees that could potentially destroy your home.

No matter how much damage a storm causes to your home or business, always remember that SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf is here to help with the clean up. Next time the sirens go off in your neighborhood, all the way from Muscatine to Clinton, remember that SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf is more than ready to assist your home or business with the clean up.

If Your Davenport, Bettendorf, Muscatine, or Clinton Home or Business Has Been Damaged By A Storm Call SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf at (563) 386-3540

If Your Home's Sump Pump Fails, SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf Can Help!

6/21/2017 (Permalink)

Sump pumps are a very important feature to any home. Without getting technical, and to make a long story short, Sump Pumps keep your basement dry. When heavy rains hit, the pump kicks in and take water away from your home. It is extremely important to discuss your pump's coverage with your insurance agent, because sometimes these pumps can fail and cause damage to your home.

A power outage, from a storm for instance, can cause your pump to fail which could result in a flooded basement. SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf have seen too many sump pump failures to count. We can't service your pump, but we can help clean up when a pump malfunction damages your basement.  

If your Davenport, Bettendorf, Muscatine or Clinton home has a flooded basement due to sump pump failure call SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf at (563) 386-3540.

Davenport, Bettendorf, Le Claire, and Clinton Residents: Follow These Mold Safety Tips If You Suspect Mold

5/19/2017 (Permalink)

Mold Remediation Davenport, Bettendorf, Le Claire, and Clinton Residents:  Follow These Mold Safety Tips If You Suspect Mold Be careful! Without proper training, you could be spreading mold throughout your home

If you see visible mold, do not disturb it. You can inadvertently spread the mold infestation throughout your home. When mold is disturbed, the mold can release microscopic mold spores which become airborne and can circulate inside your home.

What to Do:

  • Stay out of affected areas.
  • Turn off the HVAC system and fans.
  • Contact SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf for mold remediation services.

What Not to Do:

  • Don’t touch or disturb the mold.
  • Don’t blow air across any surfaces with visible or suspected mold growth.
  • Don’t attempt to dry the area yourself.
  • Don’t spray bleach or other disinfectants on the mold.

About Our Mold Remediation Services

SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf specializes in mold cleanup and restoration, in fact, it’s a cornerstone of our business.  Our crews are highly trained restoration professionals that use specialized equipment and techniques to properly remediate your mold problem quickly and safely.

If You See Signs of Mold, Call Us Today – 563-386-3540

Davenport, Bettendorf, Muscatine and Clinton Residents: We Specialize in Flooded Basement Cleanup and Restoration!

4/11/2017 (Permalink)

Water Damage Davenport, Bettendorf, Muscatine and Clinton Residents: We Specialize in Flooded Basement Cleanup and Restoration! SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf provides 24 hour fire and water damage restoration service in the Iowa/Illinois Quad Cities and surrounding areas.

A basement can flood at any time, although flooding most often occurs during heavy rainfall. Basements are inherently prone to flooding because they are the lowest level of a building and are normally built partly or entirely below ground level. There are a number of reasons why your Davenport, Bettendorf, Muscatine or Clinton basement could flood, including: 

  • A blocked or failed sewer lateral pipe
  • Heavy rain causes surface water to pool around your home
  • Storm sewer backup
  • Sanitary sewer backup
  • Foundation drainage failure
  • Water supply-line break or hot-water tank failure
  • And many more

Have Questions about Basement Flooding?

Call Today - (563) 386-3540

If flood water is not handled quickly and properly, it can jeopardize your health and safety, and cause severe damage to your home’s structure. Remember, the longer you wait, the worse the problem will get.

The bottom line: a flooded basement can jeopardize your health, safety, and your home’s integrity. It’s worth making a call to SERVPRO of Davenport/Bettendorf and let our trained, professional crews handle the situation safely and correctly. We have earned the trust of hundreds of homeowners, business owners, and property professionals.

We are Flooded Basement Specialists:

  • We are Available 24 hours/7 days per week
  • We’re a Preferred Vendor to many National Insurance Companies
  • We Bill The Insurance Directly – One Less Thing For You To Worry About
  • Our Technicians are Highly-Trained  in Water Restoration Techniques
  • We use s500 IICRC Restoration Standards
  • Advanced Inspection and Extraction Equipment

Basement Flooded? Call Us Today – We’re Ready To Help (563) 386-3540