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Learn More About Our Team!

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Brett D.

Purchasing Assistant Manager

St. John | Years Active: 9

Q: Before working at Schillings, what line of work were you in?
A: I worked at FedEx and helped sort packages on the line, load the trucks off a manifest for most efficient way of unloading on the route, and helped deliver the packages as a package helper.

Q: What positions have you held within Schillings?
A: Warehouse, Packager/backup Ecommerce Dispatcher, Delivery/Load checker, Inventory Control Specialist, Purchasing Administrator, Retail Sales Manager, Purchasing Assistant Manager.

Q: What are three words that describe Schillings?
A: Family, Motivating, Innovative

Q: What knowledge have you gained from working at Schillings?
A: I’ve gained tremendous amounts of knowledge from working at Schillings. At first, I was timid about applying to a job that I knew nothing about or anything they offered. I soon realized that I would be working with a strong team of employees who have years of experience, dealing with our experienced and determined contractors and the vendors that supply and help train on their products. I’ve gained skills/knowledge that I can apply to my day-to-day work and skills I can use in my home and personal life.

Q: What makes it fun to work at Schillings?
A: What makes it fun to work at Schillings are the employees. I get to speak/interact with employees from all 3 locations daily. I enjoy the challenges and love the feeling that I could help solve a problem someone has.

Q: What is your proudest moment at Schillings?
A: My proudest moment was when the CEO asked me if I wanted to take on more responsibility and become a manager for his company. He challenged me to take on more and also grow and strengthen a department. At that moment, I felt I could sink my roots and help grow the company.

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Scott A.

Project Manager

St. John | Years Active: 2

Q: Before working at Schillings, what line of work were you in?
A: I did general construction and home remodeling for eight years.

Q: What positions have you held within Schillings?
A: I started in Purchasing/Inventory Management and worked my way into the Project Manager role.

Q: What are three words that describe Schillings?
A: Integrity, Drive, Family

Q: What knowledge have you gained from working at Schillings?
A: Product Knowledge, Pricing and purchasing, Inventory Management, Trades Skills, as well as able to observe a successful business model firsthand.

Q: What makes it fun to work at Schillings?
A: The Schillings Team. At Schillings, the employees are like family. They all share common traits. They’re Knowledgable, Driven, and Passionate about their specialty.

Q: What is your proudest moment at Schillings?
A: My proudest moment at Schillings would be taking the tools given to me and created a position where I can best use my skillset in Project Management.

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Sandi D.

Kitchens Expeditor

Mokena | Years Active: 3

Q: Before working at Schillings, what line of work were you in?
A: Been in a few: Insurance/Pharmaceuticals/Printing

Q: What positions have you held within Schillings?
A: Kitchen Expeditor

Q: What are three words that describe Schillings?
A: Family. Honesty. Quality.

Q: What knowledge have you gained from working at Schillings?
A: The ins and outs of cabinetry and flooring.

Q: What makes it fun to work at Schillings?
A: Nice people. You never know what day will be celebrated with dressing up or other surprises.

Q: What is your proudest moment at Schillings?
A: When customers show the finished product that I put together.
One customer went in a direction she never imagined and was super happy with the results.

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Alondra V.

Accounting Clerk

St. John | Years Active: 2

Q: Before working at Schillings, what line of work were you in?
A: Before working at Schillings, I worked in retail sales at Old Navy as a lead sales associate.

Q: What positions have you held within Schillings?
A: At Schillings, I have had a few different positions/roles. I started at the contractor sales counter as the main point of contact for our customers, I then became a Contractor Sales Expeditor, and I also have, along the way, became the trainer for most new hires!

Q: What are three words that describe Schillings?
A: Challenging, Fast-paced, Integrity

Q: What knowledge have you gained from working at Schillings?
A: While working at Schillings I have learned so much! From learning the steps of the building process, to interacting with contractors professionally on a daily basis, to learning about all the best products to put into a home. I definitely learn something new every day.

Q: What makes it fun to work at Schillings?
A: All the events and surprises put together by HR and Marketing always makes it fun and exciting to work for this company.

Q: What is your proudest moment at Schillings?
A: My proudest moment at Schillings would have to be when the company started trusting me to train our new hires. Also, whenever receiving feedback from other employees and customers on how well you’re doing is always a proud moment for me 😊

The Times Best of the Region - Voted Best Place to Work 2020 & 2021

Voted Best Place to Work

The Times Best of the Region

Schillings was voted as the Best Place to Work in the 2020 & 2021 Northwest Indiana Times Best of the Region Contest.

Grow

with Chicagoland’s fastest growing building materials supplier!

Learn

with your teammates through one on one and classroom training.

Play

with paid time off, employee events, and more!

Family Owned & Operated

At Schillings, we hold family in high regard. We strive to consistently and efficiently invest in our facilities, equipment, and most importantly the employees.

Because this company is our family,
and family comes first.

How to Apply

  1. Please download and fill out the application (3 pages) for the state in which you are applying.
  2. Click on the job you are applying for in the column to the right.
  3. Click the “Apply for this Job” button.
  4. Fill out the form – In the cover letter field, upload your completed application, NOT your cover letter.
  5. Upload your Resume.
  6. Finish and submit the form.
  7. Human Resources will contact you if there is potential to move forward. (Applications remain on file for one year.)

Download Fillable Application

St. John & Cedar Lake applicants use the Indiana application. Mokena applicants use the Illinois application.

You can email your completed application to careers@schillings.com.

Testimonials

There is room for growth, and they encourage you to develop yourself. The company pushed me to achieve goals I didn't think I would reach. Not only have I expanded my skills as an employee, but I've also gained skills that apply to my own life.

Marketing Employee

Indeed

"Hard work does not go unrewarded. Work environment allows you to shape your own career path."

Project Manager

Glassdoor

"Very helpful staff with a showroom like none other!"

Matthew W.

Google

"Great customer service. Professional delivery drivers."

Benjamin B.

Google

"Great family company. Everyone really cares about the team and getting the job done."

Kitchen Sales Employee

Glassdoor

Schillings provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, military status, unfavorable discharge from military status, sex, marital status, disability, order of protection status, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws. Schillings is a drug-free workplace.

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