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Ocean Blue Pool Supply & Services is Hiring! 

Pool Technician

We’re a family owned and operated mid-size pool company based in Lakewood Ranch, FL. Ocean Blue has been in the swimming pool industry since 2002. We have a retail location and an established customer base for which we provide weekly pool service and repairs within Manatee and Sarasota counties.
TO APPLY:
Please email resume & references to erica@oceanbluepoolservices.com or apply in person at 14636 E State Rd 70, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202 (Corner of Lorraine & State Rd 70).

Job Summary
 
We are currently taking applicants within our Maintenance division and are looking for a quality pool technician to join our team. In addition to the duties listed below, a Pool Technician has a go-getter attitude, is a fast learner, and can perform job tasks correctly, efficiently, and professionally.

Good customer service experience is a priority. Must have a clean driving record, good work history, be Drug Free & satisfy background check. Must have over 3 yrs driving experience with a clear driving history to qualify as a driver for our fleet auto insurance. No DUI’s. Must be able to lift 50+ pounds and work outside in the Florida heat.
Please apply in person and be prepared with references, work history or resume. We will need to photocopy your driver’s license for a driver’s application.
Our storefront hours are M-F 8-6, Sat 9-5, Sun 10-4: 14636 E State Rd 70, Lakewood Ranch
Responsibilities and Duties
·         Has knowledge on appropriate use of chemicals carried in our retail store.
·         Has knowledge of pool chemistry as affected by chemicals, FL weather conditions, bather load, etc.
·         Keep logs of client’s pool maintenance details. Logs all results and reports issues back to the office daily
·         Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
·         Provide customer support during service call visits and while present at our retail store
·         Working knowledge of pool chemistry to include specialty treatments
·         Responsible for truck inventory control
·         Operate company vehicle in a safe and professional manner
·         Follow all company procedures and protocol
·         Full-time schedule Monday – Friday
·         Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor

Requirements:
·         DRUG-FREE
·         Must successfully pass a criminal background check
·         Must provide “non-relative” references
·         Minimum of 2 years of solid, continuous work history
·         Posses proficient communication and organizational skills
·         Must have 1 year of Customer Service Experience.
·         Must be able to lift over 50 lbs
·         Must have a valid Driver’s license with good driving history and no major violations or suspensions within past 5 years
·         Must have 3 or more years of driving experience in the United States
·         English required, bilingual is a plus
·         Reliable transportation to and from work
·         Must posses a positive attitude
·         Must have a professional appearance and demeanor
·         Ability to communicate effectively with customers and team members

Benefits:
·         Hourly pay plus bonus.
·         Company vehicle and fuel provided
·         Company provided liability insurance, workers comp, and commercial auto insurance
·         Company shirts provided
·         Holiday pay after 90 days
·         Vacation pay after 1 year
·         Growth opportunities and industry continuing education provided
·         Pay increases based on performance
·         Paid Training provided
·         90-day probationary period

Required language:
·         English
·         Bi-lingual a plus

Required Education:
·         High school or equivalent
·         CPO a plus