PermaTrak® Careers

 

PermaTrak® North America is a premier provider of environmentally-friendly precast concrete boardwalk and elevated greenway solutions.


PermaTrak® represents the future of boardwalk construction. Our precast concrete system was created to address the maintenance, safety and longevity presented by timber and composite decking boardwalk structures. The PermaTrak system offers many features and benefits, making it superior to traditional wood and composite construction in numerous ways.



Open Positions

Quality Control Technician/Manager Charlotte, NC

PermaTrak is growing and looking for a Quality Control Technician/Manager in our Charlotte, NC location. PermaTrak is the world leader in Precast Concrete Boardwalk Systems. Are you someone that loves to solve problems, organized, thorough and accurate? Can you see the big picture but also be counted on to execute?  If you love to learn and work with a team that is driven to provide only the best product, we want to talk to you. 

Copy and paste this URL to apply

https://www.cultureindex.com/c/QvUD2w2B4C

THE CHALLENGE for the Quality Control Technician/Manager

The Quality Control Technician/Manager will manage the flow of our precast concrete product produced at our contract manufacturers all over the country.

As the Quality Control Technician Manager, you will:

  • Oversee Third Party Quality Assurance Contractors and act as a QA for our local precaster
  • Be a manufacturing expert for our precast concrete boardwalk product
  • Make sure the PermaTrak’s quality standards are properly defined, communicated, and met
  • Understand concrete forms
  • Develop and maintain production schedules with our network of precast partners based on customer delivery need dates
  • Participate in weekly production update meetings with PermaTrak team
  • Submit timely post plant visit reports to Regional Operations Manager documenting any ongoing plant quality or efficiency issues
  • Continually educate and train precast partner and quality control personnel 
  • Participate in new production partner evaluation
  • Trouble shoot plant quality issues
  • Manage inventory of miscellaneous parts for our boardwalk system
  • Manage our inventory of steel forms

The ideal Quality Control Technician/Manager will:

  • Possess a strong working knowledge of precast concrete production processes
  • Hold current NPCA PQS Level I and Level II certifications for production or be willing to obtain certifications.
  • Have the ability to work on several projects simultaneously and independently
  • Be able to troubleshoot production and quality issues with our manufacturers
  • Be organized and detail oriented
  • Will travel when needed

In the Quality Control Technician/Manager role, you will have the opportunity to serve as liaison to our contract manufacturers. Copy and paste this URL to apply: https://www.cultureindex.com/c/QvUD2w2B4C

Sales Consultant Charlotte, NC

Are you tired of wasting your time cold calling? Perhaps you’re an inside salesperson who longs to get out into the field, or perhaps you’re a road warrior who longs to see their family. Do you have what it takes to shine as part of a high-performance, consultative and service-oriented team? If you enjoy changing the status quo by offering a superior solution, then this is your opportunity.

PermaTrak is growing and is looking for a Sales Consultant who embodies PermaTrak’s Core Virtues and Beliefs. The position is based in our Charlotte, NC office with remote assignment possible for the right candidate. PermaTrak is the world leader in precast concrete boardwalk systems. As a Sales Consultant, you will be responsible for driving technical marketing, promotion and sales of our precast concrete boardwalk system by providing technical knowledge and consultative solution development to owners, architects, engineers and contractors primarily in the greenway and trail construction industry.  

The Sales Consultant carries out responsibilities in accordance with PermaTrak’s values and strategies. Ensuring that everyone is treated with dignity and respect providing an environment for success. A successful boardwalk Sales Consultant thrives in both consultative marketing and transactional sales roles. More importantly, the PermaTrak Sales Consultant understands the difference between the two! Clearly communicates expectations and accountabilities for performance helping team members see the link between individual performance and company achievement of its strategic plan. Be part of a team by operating collaboratively across functions, recognizing good performance and providing regular feedback. 

Copy and paste this URL to apply: https://www.cultureindex.com/c/QvUD2w2B4C

Primary Responsibilities 

  • Identify, consult and implement boardwalk solutions to meet customer needs 
  • Employ technical expertise in boardwalk applications to gather pertinent project information providing guidance and direction to our clients
  • Conduct sales presentations (both in person and virtually) and obtains favorable specifications for our product
  • Cultivate and maintain professional relationships and business opportunities with current and prospective customers including specifying architects, engineers, and agencies.
  • Develop and execute a sales strategy with contractors and owners for our precast boardwalk system.
  • Operate a defined and proven marketing and sales system in a disciplined manner, striving to continuously improve in the areas of Consultative Marketing and Transactional Selling.
  • Develops client relationships and business opportunities in assigned area.
  • Technical Expertise in the boardwalk applications of our precast boardwalk system. 
  • Develops both budget pricing for initial project design along with final project pricing strategy during Transactional Sales Process.
  • Leads territory field marketing efforts directed at public and regulatory agencies for precast boardwalk system.

 Required

  • BS in Civil Engineering or related field required.
  • 5+ years of work experience;
  • Ability to communicate technical information, concepts and applications using consultative marketing skills in both a one on one environment and a formal public speaking environment.
  • Solid project management skills.
  • Diligent use of a CRM system to manage marketing and sales activities.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License.
  • Must be able to travel when needed.
CAD Designer Charlotte, NC

PermaTrak is growing and looking for a CAD Designer in our Charlotte, NC location. PermaTrak is the world leader in Precast Concrete Boardwalk Systems. Are you someone that loves to solve problems, organized, thorough and accurate? Can you see the big picture but also be counted on to execute?  If you love to learn and work with a team that is driven to provide only the best product, we want to talk to you. 

Copy and paste this URL to apply

https://www.cultureindex.com/c/QvUD2w2B4C

THE CHALLENGE for the CAD Designer

The CAD Designer will support our engineering team with the creation of engineering documents for our precast concrete boardwalk system that is used throughout North America.

As the CAD Designer, you will:

  • Efficiently produce full sets of construction and fabrication drawings for review and approval
  • Prioritize assigned projects based on date due
  • Review & Submit drawings with peers as needed, before design staff reviews
  • Develop and maintain standard and custom details
    • Continually upgrade and automate PermaTrak standards (i.e., DH CAD)
    • Use of CAD blocks for details
  • Work independently with minimal supervision
  • Operate according to PermaTrak’s core values
  • Ability to work on Multiple fast-paced projects within a team and sharing workloads to meet deadlines
  • Highly organized, punctual, detail-oriented
  • Report to CAD Manager
  • Work directly with structural engineers 
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Participate in engineering workload meetings as required
  • Thorough knowledge of AutoCad and willingness to learn and grow

The ideal CAD Designer will:

  • Associate or technical school degree, or combination of education and relevant experience
  • Experience in structural drafting.
  • 2+ years experience in CAD design in AutoCad
  • Experience creating structural / Fabrication drawings
  • Knowledge of procedures for production of design development and construction documents, and a thorough knowledge of structural planning, drafting, detailing and materials
  • Comfortable using MS Office including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Have the ability to work on several projects simultaneously and independently
  • Be organized and detail oriented

Your first step in joining our growing company is to copy and paste this URL to apply: https://www.cultureindex.com/c/QvUD2w2B4C


If you feel like you'd be a good fit for one of these positions, please send us your resume and a cover letter via the form on this page.



Are You The Right Fit?

At PermaTrak, we recognize that in order to really differentiate and excel, we must focus on the virtues that drive our actions. Everything else about companies changes over time…the market, the people, the products and services. Only virtues remain constant and by adhering to them PermaTrak can be different and better in a lasting way. As a member of the PermaTrak team, you will be expected to reinforce our Core Virtues & Beliefs through your actions both in and outside the company.


Core Virtues & Beliefs

  • We believe that individuals who are treated with respect and given responsibility respond by giving their best.
  • We require complete honesty and integrity in everything we do.
  • We make commitments with care, and then live up to them.
  • We understand that work is an important part of life and therefore should be dynamic, challenging and fun.
  • We guard and conserve the company’s resources with at least the same vigilance as our own personal resources.
  • We believe in the Golden Rule and strive to be friendly and courteous, as well as fair and compassionate in all our dealings.
  • We feel a sense of urgency on any matters related to our customers, owning and responding to problems without being asked to.
  • We propose solutions rather than complain about problems.