Glacier (a NextGrad company) is an exclusive educational marketing powerhouse that is fueled by a fun and competitive culture filled with people who always believe in doing the right thing. Established in 2012, Glacier is now a respected brand amongst post-secondary institutions across North America with the goal to one day revolutionize the educational marketing industry.
We are a team of forward thinkers who are always looking to innovate and improve ourselves, the industry, or our client’s processes. From our unique high school advertising platform to our digital, and creative services, we are changing the way students receive educational information and how they make one of the biggest decisions of their lives.
Position: Poster Installer
Type of Position: Independent Contractor
Position Start Date: August 2023
Contract End Date: Ongoing
Working Locations (we require 1 installer in each of the following areas):
● Phoenix, AZ
● San Diego, CA
● Los Angeles, CA (2 positions)
● Houston, TX
● Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
● Austin, TX
● Miami, FL
ABOUT THE POSITION
The Poster Installer at Glacier is a casual contracted position who is the physical installer of our in-high school vinyl ads and a representative for Glacier. The contractor will be responsible for creating their own schedule and driving to and from partner high schools to install these posters. This role does allow for a significant amount of flexibility and is ideal for self-employed, semi-retired individuals.
We are looking for a confident, polite and outgoing individual who has day-time availability (Monday-Friday). They must be an excellent and prompt communicator and must have familiarity with technology including the camera function on their phone, Google Drive, spreadsheets, and email. This individual will need to have their own personal vehicle to travel to individual schools for installs.
Review all install assignments via our tech platform
Create a personal install schedule based on provided deadlines and school lists
Send and manage all email communications with existing High School contacts, including notifying of a new poster and setting up appointments
Manage the receiving of shipped posters
Travel to pre-determined high schools and install posters
Take multiple pictures of installed posters and upload images to Google Drive
Track and input travel and hours into tracking sheet
Remove any old posters as determined by the High School Manager
$100/4 hours (flat) + mileage ($0.655/mile as indicated by the federal government)
Since this is a ‘side-gig’ type role, please note that installs will vary significantly week to week and month to month. Generally, they will take approximately 3 6 hours (per campaign), with peak times increasing to approximately 10-25 hours/week. The busy work season is August - June with our busiest times in September/October and January/February. Installs must take place between 8:00am - 3:30pm (Mon-Fri).
2-3 years customer services experience
Excellent communication skills
Flexible schedule and availability
Comfortable taking photos with a cell phone and uploading them online
Experience with technology, specifically G-Suite (sheets, docs, and mail)
Experience and comfortable using phone apps (Ex. GoogleDrive, Asana - training provided)
Accessible delivery location for FedEx (ex. House that can accept shipments easily)
Ability to travel in and around the area (as described in ‘working location’ above)
Own personal vehicle with class 5 driver’s license