Start your career with Trachte!

Trachte Building Systems, located near Madison WI, offers a comprehensive benefit plan including coverage options for: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement savings, and health savings accounts, and flexible spending.

We recognize 10 company holidays each year in addition to personal time off and vacation allowance.

Employees may apply for tuition reimbursement for classes or degrees relevant to their role or desired career path at Trachte.

We also have a Wellness Program with rewards for living an active and healthy lifestyle.

Benefits

  • Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)

    As a Trachte employee, you have ownership in the company. Currently, employees own 100% of the company’s stock.

    What is an ESOP?
    An Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) is a special type of employee benefit plan designed to enable each eligible employee to become owners of stock in their company. There are approximately 10,000 ESOP companies in the United States with 10 million employee owners, and Trachte is proud to be one of them.

    What does employee-owned mean?
    Each eligible employee shares ownership in the company and is rewarded through yearly stock allocations, which are distributed upon retirement. Employees are motivated to be aware of and involved in the day-to-day operation of our business. This involvement supports the growth of our company and in turn, creates an opportunity for individual wealth for our employees and their families.

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

    Trachte has an EAP available to assist our employees with difficult problems or concerns that may arise, such as grief, substance abuse, stress, family concerns, etc. Our EAP provides counseling and resources for issues that could affect the employee’s personal or professional life. This service is free of charge and confidential to all Trachte employees and their families.


Available Positions

  • Customer Service Representative

    Trachte Building Systems, Inc. a leading manufacturer of Self-Storage Buildings, located in Sun Prairie Wisconsin, has an immediate opportunity for an Customer Service Representative, supporting our steel structure building products. Reporting to the Customer Service Manager, this position will support assigned Regional Sales Managers providing technical support to customers.

    Other responsibilities include:

    Assist the Regional Sales Managers with defined and prospective projects, collaborating with cross functional teammates to address the customers’ unique building requirements. This includes the following:

    • Prepare service parts and production parts orders based on customer requests
    • Receive customer calls and record issues and or complaints and record these into the CRM database and initiate corrective action plans
    • Input information to CRM, Navision and related sales information systems
    • Receive calls from building installers and answer their question regarding job site part components or building drawings
    • Work directly with Regional Managers and customers to get customer service issues properly defined and resolved
    • Respond to customer information requests collaborating with cross functional departments for appropriate responses
    • Answering incoming phone calls and routing the caller to the appropriate person or department

    The candidate we seek will have a Bachelors or Associate degree in business or construction management.  Candidates with knowledge of building systems, structural design, products and services are preferred. Experience with Microsoft Office products including CRM, and excel would be preferred.

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  • 3rd Shift Maintenance Mechanic

    Trachte Building Systems Inc. – Sun Prairie, WI

    Trachte Building Systems, Inc. a leading manufacturer of steel Self-Storage Buildings, located in Sun Prairie Wisconsin, has an immediate opportunity for a Maintenance Mechanic supporting our 3rd Shift manufacturing operations. Third Shift hours are 11pm-7am. Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will perform maintenance activities on machinery and equipment used in our production process.

    Ability to plan, work independently, execute, and follow up on needed mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic repairs, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), and troubleshooting abilities. Will be responsible for planned maintenance activities and daily calls to ensure equipment up time is maximized.

    Must have experience in performing electrical repairs with 480Volt, 3 phase electrical, be able to read schematics, run conduit, and complete electrical circuitry.

    Able to perform machine installations, relocation of equipment, and startup sequences training operators in general daily machine maintenance requirements.

    Handles preventative maintenance including, but not limited to: general oiling and greasing of equipment.

    Requirements:

    The qualified applicant will have a two year Maintenance Mechanic certificate from college or technical school; one to three years general manufacturing maintenance experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have strong electrical and mechanical experience along with pneumatic and hydraulic hands on experience. Ability to work unsupervised, self-starter, team environment and able to handle deadline pressure. Must provide own basic hand tools. Must possess a valid driver’s license for insurance purposes.

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  • 3rd Shift Door Assembler

    Trachte Building Systems, Inc. a leading manufacturer of steel building products has immediate needs in the Door Assembly Department on our 3rd shift. Trachte Building Systems Inc. is located in the Sun Prairie Business Park. The starting wage rate for these positions is $18.75 per hour including shift differential. We offer a comprehensive benefit package. Third Shift Regular Hours: Sunday – Thursday, 11:00 PM – 7:00 AM.

    Our Door Assembly workers perform a wide variety of work assignments including the following:

    •Assemble various types and sizes of rolling steel curtain doors
    •Operate cranes and forklifts to load and unload material to/from job centers.
    •Operate roll formers.
    •Welding various axle components when required
    •Operate manual door table.
    •The ability to read and interpret work orders and drawings.
    •Miscellaneous manufacturing duties as required.

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Qualified candidates will have a High School diploma, GED or equivalent. Minimum experience of one to three years prior Sheet Metal work is preferred. Must be able to operate an industrial power truck, work with various hand tools, fixtures and gauges, read and interpret work orders and part drawings. Prior computer experience in manufacturing software desired.

    Trachte is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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  • 2nd Shift Shipping/Receiving Operators

    Trachte Building Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of steel building products, located in the Sun Prairie Business Park has immediate needs for 2nd Shift Shipping & Receiving Operators. The starting pay rate is $18.50 per hour plus shift differential.  Second shift hours are 3:00pm to 11:00pm.  We also offer a comprehensive benefit package.

    Our Shipping & Receiving operators perform a variety of work assignments including the following:

    • Operate cranes and forklifts to load and unload material to/from trucks and other material handling activities such as picking and packing product for shipment.

    • Read and interpret picking tickets and general shipping documents.

    • Pulling, staging, and shipping of building orders consisting of building hardware, door hardware, trim, and structural components.

    • Staging and shipping of LTL orders.

    • Pulling and shipping small package shipments (FedEx & UPS).

    • Receiving material into the ERP system.

    Requirements:

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
    Qualified candidates will have a high school diploma, GED or equivalent. Minimum experience of one to three years prior Shipping & Receiving experience is preferred. Must be able to operate a forklift and be able to lift up to 70 pounds. Prior computer experience in warehousing software is desired.

    Trachte Building Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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  • 2nd Shift Machine Operator

    Trachte Building Systems, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of steel building products and has immediate needs for 2nd shift sheet metal production operators.  We are located in the Sun Prairie Business Park. The starting wage rate for these positions is $18.50, including shift differential. Second shifts hours are M-F, 3 PM – 11 PM.

    Our Sheet metal workers perform a wide variety of work assignments including the following:

    • Set up and operate a variety of metal forming equipment including Brake Presses, CNC turret punch press and roll formers and door assembly equipment.
    • Operate cranes and industrial power trucks to load and unload material to/from machines.
    • Perform mig/tig welding and assembly activities.

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

    Qualified candidates will have a High School diploma, GED or equivalent. Minimum experience of one to three years prior Sheet Metal work is preferred. Must be able to operate an industrial power truck, work with various hand tools, fixtures and gauges, read and interpret work orders and part drawings. Prior computer experience in manufacturing software desired.

    Trachte Building Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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The opportunities and benefits described above are subject to change. This information should not be considered as an offer of employment nor are its terms binding. The benefits discussed are not exhaustive and are intended only as general descriptions. In all cases, the regulation or plans govern the administration of the particular benefit or privileges.


Contact Human Resources

Phone: 608 837-7899 or 800 356-5824
Fax: 608 234-5595
Email: work@trachte.com