We are hiring! Explore Career Opportunities with Cedar Ridge Designs & Custom Cabinetry and Grow Your Career with Our Dedicated, Professional Team.

Cedar Ridge Designs is a growing residential and commercial cabinet manufacturer located outside Maxville, Ontario, 45 minutes east of Ottawa. We are in the process of opening a small showroom in Ottawa.

Customer satisfaction is at the heart of all that we do and much of our work is referrals from existing clients. In all of our relationships, we value honesty, respect and courtesy. In developing our business, we are looking for mature team members who enjoy serving others and who are committed to the highest standards in design, manufacturing and installation.

We are currently seeking an experienced Sales and Design Associate, to be based mainly out of Ottawa, who can manage projects from design and sales through to final customer sign off. This position has significant growth potential for an organized and ambitious person. The ideal candidate is someone who enjoys a rewarding career in sales and building a relationship with clients. The candidate will possess creative design skills, and ideally, past cabinet manufacturing experience, and wood industry knowledge.

Position: Sales and Design Associate

Scope of the position:

Reporting to the General Manager, this position is responsible for the design, estimation, sales and project follow-through on residential and commercial contracts. Working with other team members and Cedar Ridge processes, the position will appeal to someone who is looking for a role that requires a talent for detail and organization combined with excellent people skills and creativity.

Critical competencies:
•Enjoy sales and possess exceptional customer service values and skills.
•Thoroughness and accuracy in design and record keeping
•Must have CAD experience – ideally Cabinet Vision or 20/20.
•Production experience is helpful. Preference given to those with wood industry and cabinet building technique knowledge as our prime focus is custom projects.
•Ability to take accurate site measures.
•Time management.
•Initiative and follow-up to take project from start to finish.
•Problem solving ability.
•Driver’s licence and vehicle.
•Knowledge of current designs, materials and trends, resulting in Innovative and creative designs that are unique but functional.

Key areas of responsibility:

•Initiating and responding to sales opportunities
•Consulting with client in all aspects of design
•Using CabinetVision CAD program to create design drawings and prepare proposals
•Finalizing customer design, pricing and sales process
•Maintaining customer communication and scheduling of customer choices decision deadlines
•Complete internal project documentation and final design specifications for Project
•Monitoring the project until final completion to ensure total customer satisfaction
•Staying current with new trends and finishes.

Location: To be based in Ottawa approx. 3 - 4 days/week and Maxville, Ontario, approx. 1 – 2 days/week depending on customer needs.

Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 am to 4:30 pm, occasionally evening or Saturday work based on customer needs

Compensation: To be determined, commensurate with experience, plus commission.

Standard Group Benefits Package

Candidates selected for interview will be required to complete an online Personality Profile. Cedar Ridge Designs will accept serious inquiries only, and only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Current references are required.

Interested individuals can send their résumé along with a one-page letter outlining why they feel they would be suitable for this position to:

Position: Spray Finisher

Cedar Ridge Designs, a custom cabinet/millwork manufacturer located in Maxville, Ontario, has a position available for an enthusiastic and experienced Finisher for spray painting and staining cabinets.

Permanent, full-time. 2 years or more millwork spray booth experience preferred. Preference will be given to those applicants with the requested experience, however, we are also willing to train an individual who shows spray finishing aptitude.

Hourly wage is negotiable and will be based on experience and qualifications.

Essential requirements:

- Prepare paint booth equipment

- Mix paint and components and match colors

- Use spray guns to apply primer, paint, lacquer or other coatings to cabinetry

- Perform visual inspections to ensure quality standards and specifications are met

- Review work instructions, procedures and checklists and ensure that materials and equipment

needed for production are ready and the work area is prepared

- Sand unfinished cabinets using hand and power tools

Must have:

- Strong attention to detail

- Strong colour matching skills

- Excellent work ethic and proven dependability

- Strong problem solving skills

- Proven ability to work well within a team environment

- Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision

- Capability of performing in a high-volume production facility

Benefits package is provided. Contact: Phone Colin Unruh at 613-527-2600 or fax resume to 613-527-1600. Only those with the requested experience need apply. You can also email your resume to admin@cedarridgedesigns.ca.