Council Bluffs Business Connection

Council Bluffs Business Connection

This is a networking group comprised of various business professionals that are a fantastic resource for trusted and quality business services in the Council Bluffs/Omaha Metro area.

Our group of professional business owners and managers meets every Monday from 7:30AM-9:00AM at the Council Bluffs Chamber Office.

Operating as usual

[04/09/21]   Looking for a job?

Water mitigation specialist with ServiceMaster Restore by Schmader in Pottawattamie County or ServiceMaster Restore of South Central Omaha in Nebraska


Job Description Position OverviewMonitors, inspects and completes tasks for Water Restoration jobs to ensure completion of drying, demolition and various restoration activities. Prepare and review documentation to include notes, photos and documents according to company policies and procedures to ensure reimbursement from insurance companies. Explains processes used to complete active jobs and next steps to resolution in person to customers. Job Responsibilities • Retrieves work orders, checks route for travel, ensures appropriate equipment and supplies are loaded on truck needed for job, arrives to work site. • Explain processes used to complete active jobs and next steps to resolution in person to customers using printed materials as a guide with or without supervisor • Completes assigned jobs according to company processes while maintaining quality control on each job • Performs water damage repair to include water extraction, pack-out of contents, removing/disposing of non-salvageable materials, light construction and demolition as directed by supervisor • Ensures equipment, supplies, vehicles, and products are properly handled. Reports any equipment malfunction and or damage to supervisor • Inspects jobs after completion and obtains customer signatures for approval purposes, and requests payments when necessary • Performs daily monitoring and tasks on assigned water jobs to residential and/or commercial customers with urgency • Responsible for making daily adjustments to the drying plan based on meter readings • Inspects jobs after completion and obtains customer signatures for approval purposes, and requests payments when necessary • Resolves issues with customers, communicates customer issues, daily job activities with supervisor and key company staff • Prepares documentation and pictures according to company policies and procedures to ensure reimbursement from insurance companies Job Requirements • High school graduate or equivalent • Experience in the restoration or construction industry not required but preferred • Valid Drivers’ License and satisfactory driving record • Good verbal and written and communication skills • Good customer service skills • Experience with using mobile software to enter data • Can read and follow product label usage instructions • Reports to work on time in a clean, complete uniform • Must be able to prioritize activities and meet deadlines • Certifications are not required but preferred: • WTR – Water Damage Restoration Technician • ASD – Applied Structural Drying Technician Physical Demands and Working ConditionsThe physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Incumbent must be prepared to: • Move up to 70 pounds often, by lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, or otherwise repositioning objects. • Stand and walk for extended periods of time. Lifting, squatting, crawling and crouching is required. • Express or exchange ideas with others quickly, receive and act on detailed information given. • For safety reasons, respirators, which are used in certain situations, must be able to seal to your face • Use visual acuity to perform detail-oriented activities • Be exposed to various inside and outside working conditions: The change of environment such as with or without air conditioning and heating. DisclaimerThe above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. The Company reserves the right to modify this description in the future, with or without notice to the employee. This Job Description does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, and employment with the Company remains at will. These responsibilities are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. This franchise is independently owned and operated by a franchisee. Your application will go directly to the franchisee, and all hiring decisions will be made by the management of this franchisee. All inquiries about employment at this franchisee should be made directly to the franchise location, and not to The ServiceMaster Company, LLC

02/19/2021

Are you looking to get out of town and relax once the COVID issues are over? This is just what the doctor ordered. Travel with an incredibly fun group of people from the local community and beyond. For additional information call Terry at 712-545-1011.

Are you looking to get out of town and relax once the COVID issues are over? This is just what the doctor ordered. Travel with an incredibly fun group of people from the local community and beyond. For additional information call Terry at 712-545-1011.

01/22/2021

Beacon Vacations is escorting a group cruise to Alaska, July 30th till August 6th 2021. It will be on the Royal Caribbean Radiance of the Seas!
For more information or to reserve a cabin contact Terry at 712-545-1011.

Beacon Vacations is escorting a group cruise to Alaska, July 30th till August 6th 2021. It will be on the Royal Caribbean Radiance of the Seas!
For more information or to reserve a cabin contact Terry at 712-545-1011.

getcbbc.com 08/10/2020

Protection from COVID-19 | CBBC

getcbbc.com Chris Fagan at Payless Office Products would love to talk with you about protection for yourself, employees and customers. As you can see on the flyer they have many different products available to assist your business. You can reach Chris at [email protected].

04/19/2020

Visible Signs & Design

Senior Graduation Signage $20 for Front and Back Personalize your own with senior photos or wording or use a base design!! Can Deliver to yards!!

Saint Albert
Iowa western
East mills
Designs coming Soon!!

03/20/2020

Heartland Properties, Inc.

New Listing!
1401 Ohm Street, Council Bluffs

https://www.heartlandproperties.com/listing/20-504-1401-ohm-street-council-bluffs-ia-51503/

03/20/2020

Heartland Properties, Inc.

New Listing!
24 Kingsridge Drive N, Council Bluffs

https://www.heartlandproperties.com/listing/20-502-24-kingsridge-dr-n-drive-council-bluffs-ia-51503/

03/18/2020

ServiceMaster Restore

If you have any questions regarding cleaning you can reach out to ServiceMaster Disaster Restoration by Schmader in Council Bluffs for additional help. 712-256-6008

When cleaning and disinfecting, it's good to know how to use products and supplies appropriately.

See below as ServiceMaster's Pete Duncanson shares tips with The Weather Channel on properly cleaning and disinfecting your home.

*Correction to the video: Pete Duncanson is the Director of Operations for ServiceMaster Restore.

03/16/2020

Heartland Properties, Inc.

New Listing!
715 North 29th Street, Council Bluffs

https://www.heartlandproperties.com/listing/20-466-715-n-29th-street-council-bluffs-ia-51501/

03/10/2020

This week our featured member is Chris Fagan with Payless Office Products.

For over 30 years Pay-LESS has offered customers tailored services that include same day rush orders, next day deliveries, quality sales representation, and over 40,000 items at competitive prices.

Pay-LESS Office Products is the leading office & business products supplier to the Midwest & beyond. With office locations in Omaha, Kansas City, and Des Moines plus a national drop ship program, we are your single source provider for everything you need to help your business operate efficiently and significantly improve your bottom line.

On Monday Chris gave a presentation on all the services available through Payless. If you haven't worked with her on getting your office or breakroom organized you should give her a call. 402-885-7721

[email protected]
https://www.paylessoffice.com/

03/09/2020

Wonderful service and care.

[03/09/20]   Working CBBC

[03/09/20]   Good way to start my day

03/02/2020

Thank you to our representatives from Celebrate Council Bluffs, Iowa for joining us today. They are searching for organizations and community members to get involved with the Celebrate CB Parade and other events surrounding the festivities.
If you’re interested check out their event page!

https://facebook.com/events/s/celebrate-cb-parade-2020-visio/283489399288061/?ti=icl

02/24/2020

Heartland Properties, Inc.

New Listing!
2331 Avenue M Way, Council Bluffs

https://www.heartlandproperties.com/listing/20-322-2331-avenue-m-way-council-bluffs-ia-51501/

02/10/2020

Thank you to Kristie Everett from Pottawattamie County Elections.
Visit their website at pottcoelections.org to find out more about the election process or how to be a part of Election Day.

02/05/2020

Had a great time hosting the football toss at the Council Bluffs Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting.

02/05/2020

Visible Signs & Design

Heartland Properties 4’x4’ signage!

02/03/2020

Great business portrait special!! Risney Photo & Design, INC.

01/31/2020

Meet our member Lea Kuper from Home Instead which is a non-medical home care agency. They are always looking for compassionate caregivers with a "heart for a senior"!

Where are you from? I’m an Iowa girl ….. Avoca, Iowa

Years in profession/company – I have over 40 years of experience in the geriatric field. I have worked with @ [485775985502561:274:Home Instead Senior Care] for the past 3 years.

Fun fact about myself! I played 6 on 6 basketball and am a Lake Girl from way back!

What do I love about CBBC? It is a great way to build relationships. Being introduced to new people at networking events, has been very helpful. CBBC members support each other and strive to help each other succeed.

01/25/2020

Visible Signs & Design

Vehicle lettering on this f250 for ConAgra!

01/25/2020

Visible Signs & Design

Visible signs has made it too Florida thank you Dean Good luck this season🏁🏁

01/15/2020

Meet one of our newest members Amber Raes from Amelia Place. If you would like to learn more about where she works or when it's time to look into assisted living follow the link! https://www.enlivant.com/blog/signs-your-loved-one-may-be-ready-for-assisted-living

01/04/2020

Beacon Vacations

ALASKA is ON SALE! We have a group traveling to Alaska in Aug. of this year. If you are already booked and your cabin qualified for a discount I have already done that for you.

If you were thinking of joining us, this would be the time to get signed up. I do not know how long the sale will last or how long the cabins will be available.

Depending on the cabin category the discounts are as much as 500.00 plus per person.

I will be working off an on all weekend so don't wait till it is too late!

712-545-1011

12/23/2019

A few fun facts about our member Mark anderson from Midlands Living Center

Where are you from?
raised in Minnesota, lived in Iowa since 1977

Years in your company/or profession.
began work in senior living centers in 1977

Fun fact about yourself
MN Vikings-Twins fan, avid pickleball player, classic car lover

What do you love about CBBC?
It's An interesting blend of personalities, locally-owned businesses and community-minded people

12/18/2019

A little holiday fun this week at meeting.

12/09/2019

Thank you to Justin Schultz - Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors for your presentation to the group today. The positive impact your board makes on our city and county are immeasurable.

12/02/2019

Thank you to Sue Pitts from the IWCC Small Business Development Center. She gave a great presentation on marketing to our group today
What a great resource for new entrepreneurs and veteran business owners.

11/25/2019

Thank you to Tom Hanafan from the Council Bluffs Area Chamber of Commerce for all the fantastic info you shared about the state of our chamber.

11/08/2019

Connections Area Agency on Aging

We're so excited about our Jumpy Monkey Coffee Sale - supporting the many programs at Connections!. Today's highlighted variety is Highlander Grog. This blend dates back to the 10th century. It is a traditional Scottish brew that features a creamy, smooth, butterscotch flavor. Aye, we know it'll be one of your favorites, as it is in the Sioux City office!
You can purchase this variety in whole beans or grounds on our website or our offices in Council Bluffs and Sioux City.

11/04/2019

Great presentation from Doug Reed at Pottawattamie County Emergency Management today.

10/31/2019

Visible Signs & Design

The off season may just be starting but its never to early to get start getting designs ready for your 2020 Wrap!!!

10/29/2019

Council Bluffs 100 Block

Trick or Treat Oct 28, 2019

10/28/2019

Pete Tulipana, President and CEO of the Iowa West Foundation, spoke to our group on Monday, Oct. 28th. Pete has led the organization for more than eight years. His accomplishments are many, and include major economic development drivers like the Iowa West Field House, River’s Edge development, Council Bluffs School District’s Athletic Stadium and the currently under construction Iowa West Sports Plex and Pottawattamie Arts, Culture & Entertainment’s Hoff Family Arts & Culture Center.
Thank You Pete!

10/22/2019

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Aire Serv Heating and Air, Amelia Place, American National Bank, Beacon Vacations, Bloom Works Floral, CB Chamber of Commerce, Chiropractic Essence, Country House Residence, Edward Jones, FAC Print and Promo, Family Heritage Insurance, Heartland Properties Inc., Home Instead Senior Care, L. Mitchell Tax Services, Life Dimensions by Ilona, Midlands Living Center, Pay-LESS Office Products, Rick Guill Insurance Agency, Risney Photo and Design, ServiceMaster Restore

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149 West Broadway Mtg. Room A
Council Bluffs, IA
51503
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The Phlock The Phlock
1587 PO BOX
Council Bluffs, 51503

The Phlock is the travel division of the Barefoot Beach Club. Trips are open to anyone who loves to have fun in the sun! www.barefootbeachclubcb.com