Careers

Paxton Countertops brings professionalism and integrity to every project. With 40 years of experience in fabricating and installing countertops and showers.

Sales

Paxton Countertops is a leading countertop manufacturer located in Lansing, Michigan. With over 40 years’ experience in the countertop manufacturing process, we strive to be the best at what we do, resulting in satisfied customers each and every time.

What is required for any position at Paxton Countertops?

#1 A great attitude

#2 To have the drive to do the work of 2 people because that’s who you are.

#3 Ability

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Initiate Customers using ‘Paxton’s Points of Excellence’, product knowledge, and established processes.
  • Processing and sales support
  • Showroom upkeep
  • Attend Meetings Attend weekly full team and individual counsel meetings

Characteristics:

  • A courteous, helpful attitude towards customer service
  • Responsive, energetic and results oriented.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and work in fast paced working environment.
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Successful history of working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Record of outstanding attendance and punctuality.
  • Proven record of quality work and attention to detail.
  • Must be a team player with the ability to focus on client fulfillment.
  • Self-directed work capable of staying on tasks with minimal supervision
  • Ability to adjust on the go.
  • Self-motivated, highly motivated and Intuitive-wise.
  • Drug screen and background check required

Paxton offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that is based on previous experience and knowledge of the job. Please request an application or send your resume to rachel@paxtonsurfaces.com

Purchasing

Position Summary: Responsible for total procurement cycle of material including sourcing, planning, purchasing, delivering, and returning of material in support of project requirements

Minimum Job Requirements: Great Attitude is #1!

Education & Experience: Bachelor Degree or equivalent industry experience (2-5 years minimum) Previous purchasing or sales experience in countertop or related industry. Understands industry dynamics (manufacturing experience is a big plus).

Specific Skills: Independent, superior analytical ability and business judgment. – Strong facilitation, teamwork, project management skills. Responsive, highly motivated, energetic and results oriented. Ability to handle multiple tasks and work in fast paced working environment. Strong negotiation and communication skills.

  • Purchasing: Purchase the raw materials which company needs to maintain operations. Review inventories and order as required – Send purchase orders to the suppliers. Interact with the suppliers on a day to day basis. Track the status of any orders. Help out with smaller purchases, reviews and inventory matters. Undertake all filing as required. Follow established procedures and processes to manage job assignments. Maintain any diaries that are in the office. Study and analyze technical data, design specifications, product specifications, and production schedules of our products to forecast immediate and future needs. Ensure that invoices are sent to accounts for payment. Process returns and follow through on returns which includes communication with accounting regarding credits to ensure system reporting accuracy as well as deal with under orders, over orders and damaged goods. Attend production meetings. Liaison with other departments, particularly accounting, shop production, inventory, sales and scheduling departments.
  • Budgeting & Reporting: Budgeting, costing and cost saving experience. Ensure best use of company resources and that not too much money is tied up in stock and supplies (includes proper timing of order as it pertains to the production of said project). Analyze costs, conduct research and forecast. May solicit, evaluate, and recommend quotations of vendors when needed. Supplier negotiations – good negotiation skills by maintaining good knowledge of suppliers Price & Cost, Supplier Delivery Times & Costs, Supplier Service Response time, etc. – Contract management with suppliers based on supplier alignment set forth by company leadership team, building long-term and stable partnership with vendors, in order to keep consistent supply, to reduce costs and to obtain competitive advantage. Provide regular reporting of details above to compare and analyze with weekly status reports/updates to leadership. Identify and drive cost reduction opportunities (for application of Lean). Produce and maintain all reports. Be active member of project team to influence purchasing decisions.
Estimator

What is required for any position at Paxton Countertops?

#1 A great attitude

#2 To have the drive to do the work of 2 people because that’s who you are.

#3 Ability

Education & Experience: Bachelor Degree or equivalent industry experience (2-5 years minimum) Previous estimating experience in countertop or related industry. Understands industry dynamics (manufacturing experience is a big plus).

Specific Skills: Independent, superior analytical ability and business judgment. – Strong facilitation, teamwork, project management skills. Responsive, highly motivated, energetic and results oriented. Ability to handle multiple tasks and work in fast paced working environment. Strong negotiation and communication skills.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Estimating of potential projects
  • Follow up & communication
  • Attend Meetings Attend weekly full team and individual counsel meetings

Characteristics:

  • A courteous, helpful attitude towards customer service
  • Responsive, energetic and results oriented.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and work in fast paced working environment.
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Successful history of working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Record of outstanding attendance and punctuality.
  • Proven record of quality work and attention to detail.
  • Must be a team player with the ability to focus on client fulfillment.
  • Self-directed work capable of staying on tasks with minimal supervision
  • Ability to adjust on the go.
  • Self-motivated, highly motivated and Intuitive-wise.
  • Drug screen and background check required

Paxton offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that is based on previous experience and knowledge of the job. Please request an application or send your resume to patty@paxtonsurfaces.com

Stone or Solid Surface Fabricator

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Read shop drawings.
  • Add and subtract accurately.
  • Measure and cut to within 1/32 tolerance.
  • Work to proper safety standards.
  • Use hand tools;
    • Grinders
    • Saws
    • Routers
    • Sanders
    • Attach and install top mount and undermount sinks, drill holes for fixtures as needed.

Requirements;

The successful applicants will either possess prior experience in fabricating countertops or have experience using similar tools, measuring and cutting accurately, as well as a strong work ethic and attention to detail.

  • Successful history of working in a fast paced environment.
  • Record of outstanding attendance and punctuality.
  • Proven record of quality work and attention to detail.
  • Must be a team player with the ability to focus on client fulfillment.
  • Self-directed work capable of staying on tasks with minimal supervision
  • Ability to adjust on the go
  • Team attitude
  • Drug screen and background check required.

Paxton offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that is based on previous experience and knowledge of the job. Please email your rachel@paxtonsurfaces.com

Stone/Laminate/Solid Surface Installer

What is required for any position at Paxton Countertops?

#1 A great attitude

#2 To have the drive to do the work of 2 people because that’s who you are.

#3 Ability

Installer Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Install fabricated stone, laminate and solid surface.
  • Modify/fabricate in the field and repair chips, scratches or defects in top as needed.
  • Attach and install top mount and undermount sinks. Drill holes for fixtures as needed.
  • Verify integrity of new or existing cabinetry (plumb, square & level)
  • Removal of existing countertops and tile splash as needed
  • Handling customer concerns and problem solving in the field.
  • Special care to leave the project site in better condition than the way you found it.
  • Measure and cut to within 1/32 tolerance.
  • Work to proper safety standards.
  • Use hand tools; Grinders, saws, routers and sanders.

Characteristics/Requirements;

The successful applicants will either possess prior experience in installation of countertops or have experience using similar tools, measuring and cutting accurately, as well as a strong work ethic and attention to detail.

  • A courteous, helpful attitude towards customer service.
  • Successful history of working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Record of outstanding attendance and punctuality.
  • Proven record of quality work and attention to detail.
  • Must be a team player with the ability to focus on client fulfillment.
  • Self-directed work capable of staying on tasks with minimal supervision
  • Ability to adjust on the go.
  • Self-motivated. Intuitive-wise.
  • Drug screen and background check required.
  • Valid drivers-license.
  • Ability to drive a commercial vehicle, chauffer’s license.
  • Installation and fabrication experience preferred.

Paxton offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that is based on previous experience and knowledge of the job. Please request an application or send your resume to bryan@paxtonsurfaces.com

Bookkeeper/Accounts Payable Clerk

Department: Office

Supervisor: Patty

General Job Description

Entry Level Accounts Payable Clerk – Full-time position for a person with some accounting classes and a positive attitude!

If mailing a resume please send to: PO Box 174, Grand Ledge, MI 48837

Fax 517-580-7222

patty@paxtonsurfaces.com

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