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Van Martin Roofing - Xenia, Ohio

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Why work at Van Martin?

Because we empower people whose core values match our own to improve their lives, discover their purpose, and impact their community.

In fact, that’s our “why.”

Sure, we install and repair roofs, but we need to know that we are making a difference in the world. And we like to remind ourselves about why Van Martin Roofing exists in the first place.

Simply put, it’s our people.

Restoring roofs. Renewing Lives. That’s Van Martin!

We take immense pride in our role as a second-chance employer, and are fully committed to making a positive impact in our community and beyond. We believe in the power of redemption and transformation, recognizing the inherent value and potential in every individual, regardless of their past experiences.

As part of our intentional efforts to support individuals on their journey to recovery and rehabilitation, we actively collaborate with the Emerge Recovery and Trade Initiative, welcoming individuals who are recovering from substance abuse disorders and mental health conditions into our workforce. Through comprehensive training programs, mentorship opportunities, and ongoing support, we provide a nurturing environment where individuals can not only rebuild their lives but also thrive personally and professionally.

We understand that true rehabilitation requires more than just employment—it requires compassion, understanding, and a commitment to holistic well-being. By investing in the growth and development of these individuals, we not only empower them to reclaim their lives but also contribute to a stronger, more resilient community.

At Van Martin Roofing, we believe in second chances, and we’re dedicated to helping individuals rewrite their stories of hope and success, one opportunity at a time.

Our Core Values

  • Be humble yet confident: Recognize strengths while remaining open to growth and improvement.
  • Continuously learn: Embrace knowledge as the foundation of innovation and progress.
  • Invest in people: Acknowledge that success is built on the growth and well-being of team members and community.
  • Be hungry: Stay driven by a relentless pursuit of excellence and a commitment to exceeding expectations.
  • Show grit: Face challenges with determination, resilience, and unwavering resolve to overcome obstacles and achieve goals.

Current Job Openings

Director of Operations

$80,000 – $120,000 a year

Location: 2960 W Enon Rd, Xenia, OH 45385

The main objective of the Director of Operations is to drive the focus on safe, efficient job completion, oversee all daily functions of the Residential and Commercial Production Departments, and achieve consistent customer satisfaction through online reviews. The list of job duties for the Director of Operations on any given day may include, but is not limited to, the following:

Job Duties

  • Lead, Manage, and hold accountable the Service Manager, Assistant Service Manager, Production Manager, Field Managers, and all other Operations staff based on specific roles and priorities identified in L10 weekly meetings.
  • Responsible for maintaining pace for number of jobs completed and revenue earned.
  • Facilitate safety program through scheduled training, toolbox talks, certifications and on-site verification of procedures.
  • Enforce company safety policies, ensuring proper PPE and equipment are available and in use at all times.
  • Maintain positive image and ensure customer experience is 5 star worthy.
  • Handle customer issues that exceed thresholds set for FMs and Production/Service Managers as well as other escalations.
  • Responsible for workforce development including product and installation training and manufacturer’s certifications.
  • Develop and oversee all internal training programs for technical skills, ensuring the “Van Martin Way” is followed by all.
  • Ensure routine quality inspections are being performed with action plans generated from the deficiencies.
  • Ensure VM has adequate resources available to complete the projects. Time, treasure and talent. This includes the timing available to perform the work, available cash flow and recruiting as needed to facilitate completion of work.
  • Continually monitor and update processes as needed to facilitate smooth operations and positive customer experience. Update process management system when applicable.
  • Responsible for department budget creation and adherence, participation in monthly and quarterly budget reviews.
  • Drive margin through labor efficiency and COGS reductions. Maintain profit projections for the department.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Emotional Intelligence with very strong people and communication skills
  • Very Strong understanding of financial forecasting, budgeting and job expenses
  • Ability to identify strengths/weaknesses of a team, using a targeting training approach to develop
  • Servant Leader, able to promote and apply VM core values
  • Ability to properly setup and climb ladders, navigate sloped surfaces and lift up to 100 lbs.
  • Possesses basic computer skills and ability to learn cloud based management software, MS Office Suite, Acculynx, and other miscellaneous software
  • Knowledge of all safety protocols for roofing and general construction
  • Has prior knowledge of Roofing, Siding, and Gutter manufacturers and suppliers
  • Ability to use basic roofing related hand tools (utility knife, hammer, etc.)

Educational/Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent preferred
  • Ten (10) years roofing, construction or related management experience

Reports to

President

To Apply

To apply for this position, you can either:

  • (Preferred) Attach a cover letter and resume using the form on this page; or
  • Download, print, fill out, and submit (either by email or in-person at 2960 W Enon Rd, Suite 323, Xenia, OH 45323).

Field Project Manager

$45,000 – $60,000 a year

Location: 2960 W Enon Rd, Xenia, OH 45385

We are seeking a Team Player, who lines up with the Core Values of our company. We are looking for a continuous learner that believes in investing in people and has the grit to get things done. VM is a fast growing company committed to investing in the right people and has a “second chance” culture. The main objective of the Project Manager is to create the best possible customer experience by acting as a liaison between customers and crews. The list of job duties for a Project Manager on any given day may include, but are not limited to, the following:

Job Duties

  • Assist several subcontractor crews with installs on a daily basis
  • Maintain positive customer relations through on-site and phone communication (Create Raving Fans)
  • Survey job site for safety risks and potential issues before and throughout the project
  • Responsible for maintaining dry in status during job activity
  • Follow all installation guidelines for various products, maintaining VM quality control standards
  • Follow up on customer satisfaction issues and drive resolution
  • Document changes to project scope, materials used, and timeline delays
  • Assist with Completion Certificates when needed
  • Final sweep including using a metal detector for nails and debris after installs
  • Onsite presence at the completion of the install, often during the evening
  • Assist with material orders for incoming projects
  • Notate customer accounts in CRM software and update Excel live docs; maintaining current job statuses

Skills and Qualifications

  • Ability to properly set up and climb ladders, navigate sloped surfaces and lift up to 100 lbs.
  • Possess basic computer skills and the ability to learn cloud-based management software, MS Office Suite, CRM, and other miscellaneous software
  • Knowledge of all safety protocols for roofing and general construction
  • Has prior knowledge of Roofing, Siding, and Gutter manufacturers and suppliers
  • Ability to use basic roofing-related hand tools (utility knife, hammer, etc.)
  • Extensive knowledge of Roofing Installation Guidelines and Safety Procedures
  • Bi-lingual preferred

Educational/Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent preferred
  • Five (5) years roofing, construction, or related project management experience

Reports To:

Operations Manager

To Apply

To apply for this position, you can either:

  • (Preferred) Attach a cover letter and resume using the form on this page; or
  • Download, print, fill out, and submit (either by email or in-person at 2960 W Enon Rd, Suite 323, Xenia, OH 45323).

Service Foreman

The main objective of the Service Foreman is to facilitate the completion of assigned projects and lead the accompanying service tech by example.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Build strong relationships with vendors, customers, and coworkers.
  • Identify and correct deficiencies to industry standards.
  • Lead and train crew in a small team environment
  • Complete truck and equipment inventory
  • Diagnose leaks on HVAC, skylights, masonry, siding, and other potential leak sources.

Skills and Qualification Preferences

  • Must fit our Core Values.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Motivation to learn, advance, and take on more responsibilities as we continue to grow.
  • 3+ years of full-time commercial roofing experience is preferred.
  • Experience on Shingle, EPDM, TPO, PVC, Metal, Modified, BUR roof systems.
  • Detail Oriented and Problem-Solving Skills
  • Ability to properly setup and climb ladders as well as navigate sloped surfaces
  • Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds up ladder
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions when required including weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to use basic roofing hand tools
  • Ability to use various handheld power tools
  • Ability to follow all safety procedures and direct others to do the same
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Able to use smartphones and tablets and learn new apps.

Educational/Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent preferred
  • Three (3) years roofing, construction or related experience preferred

To Apply

To apply for this position, you can either:

  • Attach a cover letter and resume using the form on this page; or
  • Download, print, fill out, and submit (either by email or in-person at 2960 W Enon Rd, Suite 323, Xenia, OH 45323).

Service Tech

The main objective of the Commercial Service Tech is to facilitate the completion of assigned projects by assisting the Service Foreman with job related duties. The list of job duties for a Service Tech on any given day may include, but is not limited to, the following:

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain positive customer relations through frequent communication-both onsite and over the phone
  • Responsible for maintaining dry in status during job activity
  • Follow job specific and safety instructions from Service Foreman
  • Follow all installation guidelines for various products according to manufacturer specifications
  • Maintain a clean work area at all times
  • Maintain all safety measures while maximizing efficiency

Skills and Qualification Preferences

  • Have a general understanding of roofing materials and roofing systems
  • 1+ years of full-time commercial roofing experience is preferred.
  • Ability to properly setup and climb ladders as well as navigate sloped surfaces
  • Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds up ladder
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions when required including weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to use basic roofing hand tools
  • Ability to use various handheld power tools
  • Ability to follow all safety procedures and direct others to do the same
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Able to use smartphones and tablets and learn new apps.
  • Motivation to learn, advance, and take on more responsibilities as we continue to grow.

Educational/Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent preferred

To Apply

To apply for this position, you can either:

  • Attach a cover letter and resume using the form on this page; or
  • Download, print, fill out, and submit (either by email or in-person at 2960 W Enon Rd, Suite 323, Xenia, OH 45323).

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Amenities on the Emerge Campus

Working on the Emerge Recovery and Trades Institute campus comes with a lot of perks. Van Martin Roofing employees have access to the on-site:

Fishing Pond

Van Martin Roofing employee holding up the fish he caught.

One of the most striking features we offer is a sprawling, picturesque fishing pond that screams (or perhaps whispers) relaxation. Surrounded by deciduous and evergreen trees, this serene spot is more than just a place to catch fish—it’s a sanctuary where employees can recharge during breaks or even enjoy a peaceful lunch at nearby picnic tables. Whether you’re an avid angler seeking moments of solitude or simply craving a breath of fresh air amidst your workday, our scenic pond offers the perfect oasis for all of us. Get those 10,000 steps in!

Fitness Center

Fitness Room at Emerge Recovery and Trades Institute

From state-of-the-art cardio machines to a comprehensive selection of free weights and nautilus equipment, our fitness center caters to all fitness levels and goals. Whether you prefer to kickstart your day with an invigorating workout or unwind after hours with a stress-relieving session, the fitness center at Emerge is conveniently accessible just down the hall from our office, ensuring that your journey to a healthier lifestyle is seamless and enjoyable.

Pickleball Courts

Pickleball Courts on the Campus of Emerge Recovery and Trades Institute

Given that it’s the fastest-growing sport in the country, we are excited to offer two brand new pickleball courts steps away from our office. This unique amenity offers our team some friendly competition and camaraderie. Whether you’re a seasoned player or a beginner eager to learn or just have fun, our courts provide the ideal setting for both organized tournaments and casual pick-up games during lunch breaks or after work. We hope to get all the businesses located at Emerge involved in these games.

On-Campus Diner

Arise Cafe at Emerge Recovery and Trades Institute

Just down the hall from Van Martin is the Arise Cafe, whose daily breakfast menu features a variety of breakfast sandwiches and wraps, including their popular steak, egg, and cheddar sandwich on a pretzel bun. Their lunch menu features a variety of sandwiches, including the Cuban with beer braised pulled pork, ham, Swiss cheese, and pickles with a spicy mustard. Swing by for an Arise Power Salad, house-made soup, or sides, and a hot coffee! They also have daily and weekly specials along with some sweet treats.

Basketball Courts

Van Martin Roofing employees paying a pickup game of basketball

Do you love to hoop? The Emerge campus is a great place to use your break periods to shoot the ball around or maybe even go head-to-head with some of your coworkers and colleagues at the other second-chance employers here at Emerge.  Who knows, we may eventually start a little 3-on-3 basketball league?! No matter what, our basketball courts offer the perfect chance to get some fresh air and a much-needed cardiovascular workout.

Personal Growth Spaces

Meeting room at Emerge Recovery and Trades Institute

Emerge is a place that was custom-built for personal renewal. To that end, there are a number of private and group-oriented spaces where  you can work on yourself or participate in classes, workshops, Bible studies, recovery meetings, and more. At Van Martin, we encourage our employees to grow in all aspects of their lives and take great effort to invest in this kind of personal growth in our people.