HomeX is hiring a

Remote Technician - Work from Home! (Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing, Appliance)

Toronto, Canada
HomeX is an end-to-end technology and services platform for both homeowners and service providers, radically improving the historically complex and fragmented home services industry.

About the Job
HomeX is raising the bar when it comes to home services, making it easier for people to take care of their homes with live customer support and we need your expertise to make it happen. Our new approach to customer service combines the country’s best live voice and web chat customer solutions with the best expert technicians who can triage issues remotely.  Our mission is to help homeowners solve their own problems, make our fellow contractors more efficient in the field and create new jobs for those who are unable to be out in the field.  

We have locations throughout the US and Canada and serve contractors and their local homeowners across the country.  We sell these services to contractors at affordable prices and employ state of the art technology to facilitate it. The job can be performed from anywhere in the country with the right equipment.

Meet some of our team and learn more here

What you will do:

  • Speak with homeowners via phone or video-chat and coach them through identifying, diagnosing and, when possible, solving their issue.
  • Educate homeowners about their home’s mechanical systems and how to best preserve them.
  • Find creative solutions for customer issues.
  • Build sustainable relationships and trust with customers through open and interactive communication.
  • Collect better information for our fellow contractors to send technicians out to jobs that we’re not able to solve remotely.

Who you are:

  • You are customer-centric. You are patient, empathetic, and passionately communicative.
  • You are a problem-solver. You are confident at troubleshooting and investigating and can walk a homeowner through the same process.
  • You are tech-savvy. You feel comfortable levering technology as your primary resource in connecting with your customers. 
  • You are a self-starter. You always want to go the extra mile to ensure the homeowner has a good experience so that your company is the first place they call next time they have an issue.
  • You can “roll with the punches.” You thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic atmosphere and have a strong intention to own and help define the process.

What you will need:

  • Strong communication skills and the ability to speak about mechanical issues in layman’s terms
  • Customer oriented with an ability to adapt and respond to different personalities
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize and manage time effectively
  • Bonus points if you speak more than one language

About HomeX
Do you want to reinvent a trillion-dollar industry?

HomeX is a radically better home services platform combining world-class technology and next generation service operations. We are reshaping the experience for both consumers and businesses in the trillion-dollar home services industry. 

Being radically better requires new end-to-end solutions for both consumers and technicians. This is why HomeX is combining a technology platform for the entire industry, a managed service network, and full-service experiences for consumers. Creating this integrated ecosystem enables us to deliver uniquely simple and personalized solutions that are redefining home services.

HomeX has experienced exponential growth because of our commitment to evolve the industry, our determination to be a positive force, and our passion for groundbreaking technology. Joining HomeX now is a once in a lifetime career opportunity for anyone passionate about making a difference and making history in consumer technology.

Note: All HomeX offices are currently closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. As of Feb 2021, we plan to reopen offices some time in Q3 and will expect most employees to work onsite ~3 days per week.

Why work with us?
Working at HomeX means collaborating with experienced, people-first leaders with a clear vision and a track record of success, as well as the close-knit camaraderie of a team of highly talented and motivated coworkers. We offer a collaborative, positive working environment where we encourage employees to balance productivity with the need to recharge the batteries. And of course, you get paid pretty well - we offer competitive compensation packages, including equity, performance-based incentives and competitive benefits for full time employees.

HomeX values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing an inclusive and accessible work environment. We thank all candidates who apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you require accommodation, please let us know. We will work with you to meet your needs.

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