careers

Career Opportunities at Condit Exhibits

We’re Condit, a design and fabrication firm for marketing environments. Our core business is designing and building trade show booths, museum exhibitions, branded corporate environments and other installations. We’ve executed projects in countries all over the world and for clients spanning many industries.

We are known for our uniquely collaborative approach for design as well as our highly skilled craftsmanship in fabrication. Every employee at Condit possesses creative problem-solving skills; no matter how extreme, we take any necessary steps to get a job done to our clients’ specification.

Our headquarters are located in Denver, Colorado in a 165,000 sq. ft. hybrid facility of warehouse, manufacturing, and administrative spaces. Our Denver team of 85 works together with integrity, professionalism and transparency. Our second Condit facility is located just outside Chicago, Illinois with similar manufacturing and warehouse capabilities as well as an industrious and talented workforce. Plus, we also have tons of fun – think company ski and rafting trips, first Friday catered lunches, free healthy snack days, and the most competitive Halloween costume party around!

We are always looking for qualified new talent. If you think you’d be good fit for one of the following job descriptions, we’d love to hear from you. We welcome and encourage all serious applicants.

Below are short descriptions for each open position.
For a full job description or to send us your resume, email us at info@condit.com 


Denver

Exhibit Maintenance Technician

We are looking for a reliable and motivated individual who is dedicated to the job and takes pride in their work.  The ideal candidate will enjoy working with their hands and their heads, building state-of-the-art trade show exhibits in our Denver located warehouse. We expect the people on our team to possess excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to manage priorities, demands and timelines in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment.

Responsibilities

  • Assemble, set-up, dismantle and pack exhibit properties for client previews
  • Ensure properties are complete and functional before and after shows
  • Update and maintain detailed inventories of client properties
  • Stage properties while inspecting & noting damages or repairs needed
  • Maintain a neat and organized work environment
  • Ability to work weekly full-time hours and overtime when needed

Qualifications

  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to doing the job right
  • Trade show experience a plus
  • Forklift experience a plus, but not required
  • Capable of lifting 50-75 lbs in a warehouse environment
  • Knowledge of basic hand tools and safety equipment (PPE)
  • Willingness to learn on the job and desire to constantly improve
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Able to pass a background check

Exhibit Rental Coordinator

We are looking for a reliable and motivated individual who is a dedicated leader and takes pride in their work. The ideal candidate will enjoy working with their hands and their heads with a team of coworkers, building state-of-the-art trade show exhibits in our Denver warehouse. We expect the people on our team to possess excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to manage priorities, demands and timelines in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee, update and maintain large detailed inventories of Condit rental properties for tradeshow exhibits and live events.
  • Maintain an active and accurate electronic database of rental inventory and schedule availability and returns based on event dates and shipping timeframes.
  • Review and update price list for standard rental items.
  • Establish consistent naming convention for rental properties.
  • Approve additions and deletions to rental inventory. Place orders for new inventory.
  • Verify 3D models for design.
  • Participate in design and estimating turnovers for large rental projects.
  • Build work order templates for rental projects.
  • Supervise a small dedicated crew of direct report employees.
  • Supervise the checking-out, assembly, set-up, dismantle and pack rental exhibit properties for client previews and outbound shipments.
  • Ensure properties are complete and functional before and after shows.
  • Stage properties while inspecting and note damages or process repairs needed.
  • Maintain a neat and organized work area in a warehouse environment.
  • Work from provided CAD set-up drawings and work-order instructions specific to a project scope.
  • Maintain and supervise the repair of various types of exhibits, trade show structures and their components.
  • Adhere to and implement company safety guidelines, policies and procedures.
  • Report to Warehouse Operations and work closely and cooperatively with others on the Condit team.
  • Ability to work weekly full-time hours and overtime when needed.

Qualifications

  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to doing the job right.
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Spatial thinking, problem-solving and time management skills a must.
  • Trade show or event rental experience a plus.
  • Forklift experience a plus, but not required as training is available.
  • Capable of lifting 50-75 lbs in a warehouse environment.
  • Knowledge of basic hand/power tools and safety equipment (PPE).
  • High degree of confidence, leadership, self-motivation and initiative.
  • Willingness to learn on the job and desire to constantly improve.
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to doing the job right.
  • Strong work ethic, quality oriented and professional maturity.
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Able to pass a background check.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $23.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

COVID-19 considerations: Vaccination card required

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Denver, CO 80216: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Supervising/management: 2 years (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: Ono location


Warehouse Associate

We are looking for a reliable and motivated individual who is dedicated to the job and takes pride in their work. The ideal candidate will enjoy working with their hands and their heads, building state-of-the-art trade show exhibits in our Denver warehouse. We expect the people on our team to possess excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to manage priorities, demands and timelines in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment. Willing to train the right candidate.

Responsibilities

  • Assemble, set-up, dismantle and pack exhibit properties for client previews
  • Ensure properties are complete and functional before and after shows
  • Update and maintain detailed inventories of client properties
  • Stage properties while inspecting and noting damages or repairs needed
  • Maintain a neat and organized work environment
  • Work closely and cooperatively with others on the Condit team
  • Work from CAD set-up drawings and work order instructions specific to a project scope
  • Maintain and repair various types of exhibits, trade show structures and their components
  • Adhere to company safety guidelines, policies and procedures
  • Ability to work weekly full-time hours and overtime when needed

Qualifications

  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to doing the job right
  • Spatial thinking, problem solving and time management skills a must
  • Trade show experience a plus
  • Forklift experience a plus, but not required
  • Capable of lifting 50-75 lbs in a warehouse environment
  • Knowledge of basic hand/power tools and safety equipment (PPE)
  • High degree of confidence, self-motivation and initiative
  • Willingness to learn on the job and desire to constantly improve
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to doing the job right
  • Strong work ethic, quality oriented and professional maturity
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Able to pass a background check
  • Demonstrates a “can-do” attitude

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $20.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

COVID-19 considerations: Vaccination card required.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Denver, CO 80216: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Warehouse experience: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Required)

Work Location: On location


Cabinet Maker / Benchman Carpenter

This is a full-time position with overtime. Typical hours are Mon-Fri 6:00 am – 4:30 pm (weekends occasionally required based on workload.)

Duties include:

  • Building tradeshow exhibit components (cabinetry, wall panels, displays, etc.)
  • Working with the Project management team to complete tasks
  • Working with the fabrication team to set up exhibits
  • Build and Install local museum or permanent exhibits & millwork
  • Assist warehouse team when needed

Required skills and experience:

  • 5+ years of experience building cabinets/architectural millwork
  • Able to complete all aspects of the build and lead team on larger jobs
  • Plastic laminate and counter-top experience
  • Fully versed in all woodworking tools and milling equipment
  • Must provide own basic hand tools, including drills, and drivers
  • Must be able to read CAD shop drawings
  • Positive attitude and excellent work ethic
  • Quality/detail-oriented
  • Confident, self-starter, and willing to learn
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment with OT (required based on workload)
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Able to pass a background check

Employee health, dental, vision, and life insurance are offered after ~60 days; major holidays are paid, and paid vacation is offered after one year of employment. Ask about our double-time benefits!

Salary: Up to $28.00/hour based on experience


Chicago

Detailer

Condit Chicago has an immediate opening for an AutoCAD Drafter.  This person plays a key role in the company, as without proper drawings, the shop can’t start construction, and the installers at the venue won’t know how to assemble the exhibit.

The CAD Drafter is responsible for providing support in the creation of technical drawings and plans for building and manufacturing exhibits and tradeshow booths. This position uses AutoCAD to provide support with preparing layouts, drawings, and diagrams. This position requires the individual to manage multiple projects simultaneously and work both independently and with team members. The ideal candidate is a fast-paced individual who can thrive in a busy work environment.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Produce plans, views, sections, and details using established drafting standards and scaling practices
  • Annotate drawings with hardware callouts, finish notes, and assembly instructions
  • Works closely with Project Managers to redline corrections and additions on drawings as necessary.
  • Create and manage electronic document file structure, naming convention in accordance with company standards.
  • Can detail any size project with speed and accuracy.
  • Partner with Project Manager, Estimator, and Production staff to ensure that the details represent cost-effective solutions
  • Assist Project Managers in value and design engineering
  • Perform project support tasks to ensure project delivery on time, on budget, and in scope.

Expected hours of work:

This is a full-time position with days and hours of work from Monday through Friday, 7am to 3:30pm (subject to change). The position is subject to mandatory overtime during peak season, with the possibility of working upwards of 10 hours per day, including weekends.

Job requirements:

  • Associate Degree (A.A.) from a two-year college or technical school; or three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Construction background helpful
  • Highly organized, able to prioritize, manage multiple projects, and can work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Microsoft Office Suite proficient
  • Experience in 3D modeling using AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of cabinet and metal fabrication helpful
  • Exhibit industry experience helpful

Project Management/Purchasing

Condit Chicago has an immediate opening for a position in Project Management/Purchasing.  This is a crucial role in the company, as it entails taking something that exists only on paper and turning it into reality.

The Project Manager is responsible for guiding a project, once signed, and overseeing the project through construction until it is ready to be shipped.  Important parts of the role include overseeing the transition of the project from Design into Engineering, purchasing materials for the project, managing the transition to Construction, and ensuring that the finished product is ready to ship. Along the way, a main focus of the job is to deliver the project at the agreed-upon budget and profit margin.

The Purchasing role includes purchasing everything needed for the day-to-day operation of the business (office and janitorial supplies, copy paper, etc), as well as anything specifically needed for projects assigned to the Project Manager, as outlined above.

This position requires the individual to manage multiple projects simultaneously and work both independently and with team members. The ideal candidate is an individual who can thrive in a busy work environment, and who can work with other members of the team to bring a project to completion.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Guide a given project, whether a rental exhibit, custom build, or permanent installation, from the time the contract is signed until the project leaves the shipping dock.
  • Oversee important meetings in the life of the project, including turnovers between Design/Engineering, Engineering/Fabrication or Rental Department, and Production/Shipping.
  • Ensure that projects come in on time and on budget.
  • Purchasing duties include anything needed for the project, as well as general items as outlined above.
  • Use a list of preferred vendors, and update as needed
  • Maintain PM and Purchasing records according to company policy & procedures

Expected hours of work:

This is a full-time position with days and hours of work from Monday through Friday, 8am to 4:30pm (subject to change). The position is subject to occasional overtime during peak season, with the possibility of working upwards of 10 hours per day, including weekends.

Job requirements:                                           

  • 2-3 years of experience in Project Management, for a construction/fabrication related business (Exhibit industry experience helpful)
  • Advanced in Microsoft Word & Excel
  • Ability to work within firm deadlines & manage schedule
  • Ability to read & accurately interpret sketches and blueprints; including design, construction, architectural, & sub-contractor drawings.

Accounting Specialist

Condit Chicago has an immediate opening for an Accounting Specialist.  The core responsibility of the Accounting Specialist is to ensure the timely and efficient operations of historical and projected data including Preparation of Month End Reports, Commission Reports, Job Billing, Job Tracking, Projections, and Accounts Receivable Collections.

This position requires the individual to manage multiple projects simultaneously and work both independently and with team members. The Accounting Specialist reports to the President.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Create and Update Monthly Financial Overview, Revenue vs. Projection Chart, Job Profitability Report, and review with President.
  • Invoice contracts, change orders, Cost Accounting Summaries, credit memos, etc in a timely manner.
  • Prepare Margin reports on closed jobs.
  • Provide anticipated receivables for weekly cash report.
  • Call on receivables when due dates have passed, send statements monthly. Follow up on calls during the month.
  • Prepare and provide commission reports for sales employees quarterly. Meet with employees to review as necessary.
  • Close month within 5 days and present reports to Officers.
  • Confer with Accountant to reconcile balances on all general ledger accounting statements monthly.
  • Cross-train and back up Accountant on payroll processing if/when needed
  • Enter and maintain inventory information, by working with Shop Foreman and Purchaser.
  • Meet with estimating, account management on job costs to prepare and/or review job analysis and billing.
  • Work with Account Manager to accurately bill storage fees quarterly, and to obtain signatures for Warehousing Agreement for new storage clients.
  • Attend Accounting, Production meetings, and any departmental meetings as needed.
  • Assist in or cooperate with updates for Sage program as needed.

General attributes:

  • Ability to develop and maintain a good working relationship with employees, clients, and vendors.
  • Ability to use accurate methods of measurement and control with ongoing areas of accountability. Make accurate decisions in the modification of the departmental reports.
  • Ability to perform job duties without direct supervision.

Expected hours of work:

This is a full-time position with days and hours of work from Monday through Friday, 8am to 4:30pm (subject to change). The position is subject to occasional overtime during peak season, with the possibility of working upwards of 10 hours per day, including weekends.

Job requirements:                                                    

  • At least five (5) years of experience as a Bookkeeper in a business with sales of $3,000,000.00 or more performing Accounting duties
  •  Exhibit industry experience helpful
  • College Degree in Accounting/Business or Certified Payroll Professional Certificate
  • Advanced in Microsoft Word & Excel, and SAGE Mas 90 or SAGE 100

Estimator

Condit Chicago has an immediate opening for an exhibit Estimator.  The role is one of the most important in the company, as in order to sell something, and make money at it, a proper estimate is where everything starts.

The Estimator is responsible for providing cost estimates for exhibit projects, and for creating proposals for clients and prospects to sign. The estimator will have a thorough understanding of the costs for everything that goes into a project (materials, labor, outsourced items, etc.), the vendors that supply them, and the mark-ups that get us to a final price. A good estimator will provide expertise and suggestions on the best ways to value-deliver a project at a given budget.

This position requires the individual to manage multiple projects simultaneously and work both independently and with team members. The ideal candidate is an individual who can thrive in a busy work environment, and who can work with other members of the team to bring a project to completion.

Essential duties & responsibilities:

  • Prepares quote proposals based on Labor, Material, and Subcontracted costs, for building out of Tradeshow exhibits, Marketing Environment exhibits, Events, Regional Programs
  • Prepares budgetary guideline proposals (ballpark pricing) based on Labor, Materials, Subcontracted costs, and other available resources
  • Works closely with Account Executive and Designer on the front end, to generate pricing, and with Project Manager and Production to ensure smooth transition to production.
  • Collaborate with design team and prepare estimates to aid creative dept with concept developmental budgets
  • Use a list of preferred vendors, and update as needed
  • Use established estimating templates, yearly set-rates and mark-ups, and Master Service Agreement (MSA) specific rates as communicated
  • Monitor estimating schedule/calendar to meet established estimate due dates; keep the calendar up-to-date
  • Participate in meetings regarding assigned projects as needed
  • Maintain estimating records according to company policy & procedures

Expected hours of work:

This is a full-time position with days and hours of work from Monday through Friday, 8am to 4:30pm (subject to change). The position is subject to occasional overtime during peak season, with the possibility of working upwards of 10 hours per day, including weekends.

Job requirements:                                                                 

  • 2-3 years of experience in Estimating, for a construction/fabrication related business (Exhibit industry experience helpful)
  • Advanced in Microsoft Word & Excel, in addition to having the ability to use proprietary computer programs (CAD software) for estimating process
  • Ability to work within firm deadlines & manage schedule
  • Ability to read & accurately interpret sketches and blueprints; including design, construction, architectural, & sub-contractor drawings.

 

Thank you, we look forward to hearing from you!