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Irrigation Specialist

Durham based landscaping company is looking for a full time time lead to start immediately. Do you love working outdoors creating and building beautiful gardens and lawns? Do you have experience with North Carolina indigenous plants and bushes? Can you smile when it’s 100 degrees out? This is the one for you!

Job duties include:

  • Designing and creating flower beds, trails, patios, sidewalks, gardens
  • Operating zero turn mowers, weeders, edgers, clippers, tools of the trade
  • Installing and repairing lawn and garden irrigation system
  • Working closely with a crew to efficiently perform landscaping work
  • Loading and unloading materials necessary for each work site, requiring some heavy lifting.
  • Speak professionally with customers ensuring that their expectations have been met

Job Qualifications include:

  • Expert knowledge regarding irrigation system repair and installation
  • Expert knowledge of local grasses and plants
  • Proficient with cement and cement installations
  • Expert with landscaping tools such as; zero turn mowers, blowers, weed eaters, hedge trimmers, hand tools, etc
  • Must have a minimum of 3 years experience working with a professional landscaping company
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Spanish language highly preferred

ONLY APPLICANTS WITH THE ABOVE QUALIFICATIONS LISTED IN THEIR RESUME WILL BE CONSIDERED

Click here to apply

Bilingual Customer Service Positions – Filled

AVANT is recruiting for Customer Service professionals for a local employer.  These are great positions with flexible schedules and great opportunity for growth.  In the position, the primary responsibility is to assist our customers by providing world class customer service, in English and Spanish, when answering phones or communicating through email.

This is an ENTRY LEVEL position.

Duties:

  • Efficiently and accurately place orders using data entry.
  • Provide accurate information regarding products, orders placed, package tracking, shipping and other assistance to help meet and exceed customers’ needs
  • Sell loyalty clubs as well as weekly specials to meet set sales goals.
  • Assist in other locations throughout the company as needed.

Qualifications:

  • BILINGUAL (fluent) in English and Spanish
  • Must be customer service and sales oriented.
  • Must have outgoing and friendly personality.
  • Must have a pleasant telephone voice and be able to prove correct knowledge/use of spoken and written English and Spanish (meaning usage of correct verb tense, no slang)
  • Be able to accurately type and use Window computer base system.
  • Be able to effectively navigate the internet; ability to use search engines is needed.
  • Knowledge of Soccer/Lacrosse/Rugby would be a plus.
  • Must be able to sit for expended periods of time.
  • Must be able to work afternoon and/or evening hours.
  • There are NO 1st shift positions available
  • Must also be available to work a rotating weekend schedule

Click here to apply on-line and be considered for the position.

Landscape Crew Leader – Raleigh – Filled

AVANT is recruiting for a Landscape Crew Leader for a Raleigh company for a temporary-to-hire position.

As Crew Leader, you will be responsible for; driving the company trucks and trailers to the job-sites, assigning work duties, and assuring all the work is done in a quality manner.  You will also be performing general landscaping for residential and commercial clients; HEAVY LIFTING, spreading mulch to specific criteria, use riding mowers, trimmers, blowers and other landscaping equipment, installing patios, walkways, pavers, waterscapes, retaining walls and bedding.

Requirements include:

Valid Driver’s License

Ability to drive a Manual Transmission

Ability to work in extreme weather

Ability to lift 50 lbs or more

Have reliable transportation

Able to interact with clients

MUST BE ABLE TO PROFICIENTLY SPEAK SPANISH and ENGLISH

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Bilingual Office Manager – Filled

AVANT is recruiting for an immediate opening for an Office Manager with a growing telecom equipment company. This individual will work closely with the CEO to communicate customer and business needs as well as perform mid-level accounting duties.

Job duties:
Coordinate with Sales team and warehouse staff to ensure client needs are met
Work closely with customers to provide services and track invoices
Perform general administration duties, typing, filing, answering phones, etc…
Process all accounting functions including; A/R, A/P, General Ledger,  and financial reporting
Manage executive’s schedule and travel arrangements
Monday-Friday, 8a-5p (some flexibility required)
Salary is dependent on experience

Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Accounting or related field
Expert with Outlook to track upcoming company appointments and events
Expert with Ms Office suite
Expert with Quickbooks for all accounting functions
Able to work in an independent, self-directed manner
Speaks, reads, and writes fluent Spanish and/or Portuguese and English

Click here to submit a confidential resume.

Landscaper/Hardscape Installation

Multiple openings for Durham and Chapel hill area companies that need landscapers and hardscape installers for temporary-to-hire positions.

You will be performing general landscaping for residential and commercial clients; HEAVY LIFTING, spreading mulch to specific criteria, use riding mowers, trimmers, blowers and other landscaping equipment, installing patios, walkways, pavers, waterscapes, retaining walls and bedding.

Requirements include:

Ability to work in extreme weather

Ability to lift 50 lbs or more

Have reliable transportation

Able to interact with clients

MUST BE ABLE TO PROFICIENTLY SPEAK SPANISH and ENGLISH

Click here to apply on line!

Bilingual Office Manager

AVANT is recruiting for an immediate opening for an Office Manager with a growing telecom equipment company. This individual will work closely with the CEO to communicate customer and business needs as well as perform mid-level accounting duties.

Job duties:
Coordinate with Sales team and warehouse staff to ensure client needs are met
Work closely with customers to provide services and track invoices
Perform general administration duties, typing, filing, answering phones, etc…
Process all accounting functions including; A/R, A/P, General Ledger,  and financial reporting
Manage executive’s schedule and travel arrangements
Monday-Friday, 8a-5p (some flexibility required)
Salary is dependent on experience

Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Accounting or related field
Expert with Outlook to track upcoming company appointments and events
Expert with Ms Office suite
Expert with Quickbooks for all accounting functions
Able to work in an independent, self-directed manner
Speaks, reads, and writes fluent Spanish and/or Portuguese and English

Click here to submit a confidential resume.

Landscaper – Filled

Durham area company needs a heavy part time to full time landscaper.  The right candidate has a possibility of being hired by the company.

You will be performing general landscaping for residential and commercial clients, HEAVY LIFTING, spreading mulch to specific criteria, use riding mowers, trimmers, blowers and other landscaping equipment.

Requirements include:

Ability to work in extreme weather

Ability to lift 50 lbs or more

Have reliable transportation

Able to interact with clients

MUST BE ABLE TO PROFICIENTLY SPEAK SPANISH and ENGLISH

Pay starts at $10/hour.

Click here to apply on line!

Legal Assistant (Direct Hire) – Filled

AVANT is recruiting for a Raleigh law firm looking for a professional administrative support person to handle daily office tasks including; client scheduling, accounts receivable, accounts payable, filing, drafting and typing of documents.

This position requires an individual who works independently and enjoys multi-tasking in a fast paced environment.

Qualifications required:
-Excellent grammar and verbal skills
-Proficient in creating and adapting Excel spreadsheets
-Proficient in Microsoft office
-Typing speed of  55/wpm or better
-Experience with Quickbooks a plus
-Spanish/ English bilingual a plus

The position offers a salary based on experience, plus benefits.

Click here to apply on-line and submit a confidential resume.

Inside Sales Associate – Filled

AVANT is recruiting for Direct Hire candidates for the Raleigh, NC location of an international telecom equipment company.

As part of this inside sales role, the selected candidate will be actively prospecting and developing new accounts, generating sales quotes, and handling customer inquiries via phone and email. In addition, they will make warm sales calls while becoming technically knowledgeable about telecom network equipment products and manufacturers. They will be highly engaged in business development.

  • Manage telephone and email sales inquiries about telecom equipment solutions offered, assisting customers with part number inquiries, 90% of customer interaction will be over the phone and email
  • Perform prospect calls covering a wide geographic range and diverse customer demographics
  • Follow-up on all leads forwarded from the sales channel partners
  • Plan follow-up calls and maintain all reporting and administrative functions in an accurate and timely fashion
  • Provide prompt and professional responses to product and pricing requests.
  • Represent the company in 3-5 industry trade shows per year
  • Research product availability and prepare sales estimates for products stocked in our warehouse and for products available at our partner vendors
  • Utilizing strong communication skills, educate customers about the company’s return and warranty policies.
  • The successful candidate will possess commercial and creative acumen to develop marketing and emailing/newsletters campaigns

The compensation package for this position will include a base salary and bonus program dependent on the candidate experience level.

Click here to apply on-line and submit a confidential resume.

Procurement Manager (Direct Hire) – Filled

AVANT is recruiting for Direct Hire candidates for the Raleigh, NC location of an international telecom equipment company.

The procurement manager will be tasked with the following:

  • Build relationships with suppliers and vendors
  • Identify suppliers on quote by quote basis – negotiate prices and review contracts
  • Devise promotional plans and suggested pricing structures
  • Evaluate vendor performance and contract viability and effectiveness
  • Plan and place orders; monitor shipments for on-time delivery
  • Effectively manage, control, and liquidate inventory; as necessary
  • Analyze current market trends and monitor market environment; gather market intelligence
  • Continue to develop product, OEM and vendor knowledge
  • Provide product-related support to the various departments internally
  • Maintain a high degree of communication, cooperation and coordination in accordance with departmental goals

Position requirements include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management or equivalent experience
  • Ideally 5+ years experience in procurement of secondary telecom or data equipment
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to prioritize workload and possess excellent multi-tasking skills
  • Must be able to work independently and as a team player
  • Great attention to detail and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

The compensation package for this position will include a base salary and bonus program dependent on the candidate experience level.

Click here to apply on-line and submit a confidential resume.

Legal Assistant (Direct Hire) – Filled

AVANT is recruiting for a Raleigh law firm looking for a professional administrative support person to handle daily office tasks including; client scheduling, accounts receivable, accounts payable, filing, drafting and typing of documents.

This position requires an individual who works independently and enjoys multi-tasking in a fast paced environment.

Qualifications required:
-Excellent grammar and verbal skills
-Proficient in creating and adapting Excel spreadsheets
-Proficient in Microsoft office
-Typing speed of  55/wpm or better
-Experience with Quickbooks a plus
-Spanish/ English bilingual a plus

The position offers a salary based on experience, plus benefits.

Click here to apply on-line and submit a confidential resume.

Order Processor – Filled

AVANT is hiring experienced Order Processors for a 1st shift position with a local RTP company.  You will be responsible for pulling all outgoing orders to meet shipping and delivery goals, tracking and reporting any order discrepancies, monitoring inventory levels, and working with management to improve operations.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree or an Associate’s Degree and 2 years of inventory management experience in a warehouse.  Additional skills that are helpful, but not necessary are; Bilingual(English/Spanish), Quality Inspection training, MAS 500 inventory control experience.

This is a Temp-to-Hire position with a growing company.  The position starts at $12.00 per hour.  Once you are hired full-time, you will be eligible for salary increases and a great, comprehensive, benefits package.

Click here to apply on-line and submit a confidential resume.

 

IT/Marketing Manager – Filled

AVANT is recruiting for Direct Hire candidates for the Raleigh, NC location of an international telecom equipment company.

The candidate should have knowledge of, and programming experience with, Microsoft Languages: ASP.NET, C++ with Visual Studio and MS SQL. A candidate should also have some knowledge of Adobe applications including; Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.  Experience with Exchange Server and Networking is a plus.

The successful candidate will possess commercial and creative acumen to develop marketing and emailing/newsletters campaigns. Interpersonal and communication skills are a must as candidate will operate across multiple departments such as sales, purchasing and operations.

The compensation package for this position will include a base salary dependent on the candidate experience level.

Click here to apply on-line and submit a confidential resume.

Warehouse Manager (Direct Hire) – Filled

AVANT is recruiting for Direct Hire candidates for the Raleigh, NC location of an international telecom equipment company.

Qualified candidates will have 4+ years operating a warehouse within a supervisory role, including; receiving inventory, picking orders, shipping, processing RMAs, and coordinating with third party logistic companies. Solid computing skills are a must to work with the ERP system, handle emails, compile reports, create packing lists in excel, and set up label printers with various configurations of label design. Organization and communication skills are a key to success in this position. Spanish language skills are a plus.

The compensation package for this position will include a base salary dependent on the candidate experience level.

Click here to apply on-line and submit a confidential resume.

Administrative/Finance Assistant (Direct Hire) – Filled

AVANT is recruiting for Direct Hire candidates for the Raleigh, NC location of an international telecom equipment company.

The ideal candidate will have 4+ years of Corporate Administrative Assistant experience, with the proven ability to set up events, organize agendas, schedule and manage meetings, make travel arrangements, and handle general office documentation. The candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and be proficient in MS Office applications, including PowerPoint and Excel. Written and Spoken Spanish and/or Portuguese are a plus.

Candidate must have extensive knowledge of Intuit’s QuickBooks and general finance, including Accounts Payable and Receivable.

The compensation package for this position will include a base salary dependent on the candidate experience level.

Click here to apply on-line and submit a confidential resume.