The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC
  • 04-Jun-2018 to 03-Aug-2018 (EST)
  • Cook & Boardman, Nashville, TN
  • La Vergne, TN, USA
  • Non-Exempt Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Door Shop Associate who will work at our Cook & Boardman branch in Nashville, Tennessee

Established in 1955, The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC ("C&B") is a privately-owned technical services business and specialty distributor. C&B is the nation's leading distributor of architectural hardware, doors, doorframes, and related building products for non-residential building applications throughout the United States.  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 Architectural Products; Door Pro Systems and RDL Supply. Today, C&B operates from 33 locations and serves customers throughout the United States.


Responsible for preparing/modifying wood and metal doors specific to the instructions of each order. Some preparations require permanently joining metal parts using high heat application to form a permanent bond. Others require the use of power tools such as circular saws, jig saws, drills, and sanders.

Essential Functions

  • Utilizing measuring tools to mark and prepare the material
  • Using saws, drills, and other power tools to create the necessary finished product
  • Remove any rough edges created during the modification process
  • Use electrical currents to create heat and bond metals
  • Join beams in the construction of metal frame pieces
  • Weld materials such as steel and titanium
  • Use a rod and heat to join metals
  • Operate welding machine that feeds wire to bond materials
  • Use molten metal to join two pieces of metal
  • Plan work by interpreting shop orders
  • Select and set up welding equipment
  • Ensure welds meat standards and specifications
  • Package finished product for transport
  • Interpret scope of work from documents detailing tasks to be completed
  • Wear appropriate safety equipment at all times
  • Assist Shop Manager as required
  • Other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum Education High School diploma or GED
  • One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check. 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Knowledge of architectural door materials and hardware helpful
  • Accomplished in the use of power tools required for this type of work
  • Must possess good math and reasoning abililties

Physical Demands

Standing, reaching, walking. Frequent lifting required of items 50+ pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Work Environment

Worker is subject to frequent heavy lifting and use of power tools. 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 

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