The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC
  • 04-Jan-2018 to 05-Mar-2018 (EST)
  • Cook & Boardman, Newport News, VA
  • Newport News, VA, USA
  • Hourly
  • Non-Exempt Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Lead Pre- Installer to work out of our Cook and Boardman office in Newport News, Virginia.  

Established in 1955 The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC is a privately owned engineering services and specialty distributor-subcontractor. C&B is the premier provider of architectural hardware, doors, doorframes, and related building specialties for non-residential building applications throughout the US.  C&B's operating units include Cook & Boardman, LLC; Precision Doors & Hardware, LLC; Architectural Building Supply, LLC; Martin Architectural Products; Hollow Metal Specialists; Hardware Consultants; Precision Millwork; Delta Door and Hardware; Pinnacle Door & Hardware; Specialized AP and RDL Supply. Today, we operate from 31 locations and serve customers across the United States.


The Commercial Door Installer is responsible for the pre-installation of commercial doors prior to delivery to the construction site. May include final installation of the door in the opening on site. Includes hollow metal doors, wood doors, and door hardware. This position includes daily heavy lifting and physical activity.

Essential Functions

  • Works independently and with other installers to install architectural doors, frames and hardware.  Includes but not limited to installing hollow metal doors, wood doors and hardware for commercial applications
  • Responsible for installation of more technically advanced or demanding commercial grade products
  • Follows manufacturer direction and warranty requirements when installing products
  • Drive to job site & complete installation of materials assuring that the daily schedule is complete and all installations are finished to the customer satisfaction.
  • Tracks time and materials as required for each installation project
  • Maintain all equipment in good working order and report and malfunctions to location manager
  • Train entry level technicians on proper installation techniques and methods
  • Follows all company policies and procedures
  • Provides quality customer service
  • Attends all training to learn new technology of building materials and installation methods as required by location management
  • Any other duties assigned by location manager

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED Required
  • Some installation experience with doors, frames and hardware products
  • Clean driving record required
  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to read and use a measuring tape, level and other required tools for installation required
  • Excellent interpersonal skills required
  • Excellent written and verbal skills required with the ability to communicate and understand detailed instructions
  • Ability to safely lift 50 pounds

Physical Demands

This position requires medium to heavy lifting of materials. Frequent to constant standing, lifting, handling, stooping, walking, carrying, kneeling, seeing, punching, bending and reaching. Regular lifting of 50+ pounds.  

Work Environment

Primary work station will be within the location's facility.  May require driving to project sites. May be exposed to variable weather conditions. Other conditions may include proximity to forklifts or other heavy machinery and using various tools and hardware. .

Please apply by submitting your resume via this job posting.

EOE Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor

The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC
  • Apply Now

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

    By clicking the button above, I agree to ApplicantPro's Applicant Information Use Policy.

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share this Page
  • Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email

Image Map

Cook Boardman (top) ABS (top) Exactitude (top) Precision (top) HMS (top) Martin (top) RDL Supply (top) Cook & Boardman Architectural Exactitude Precision Doors Hollow Metal Martin Arch. RDL Supply