Field Technician

work with a growing company

Who is Explore1:

Explore1 is a growing glass & door service company serving Toronto and the GTA. We have steady work for experienced, career minded glass and door service technicians.

We are the best glass and door service company in the city. You will get more experience working with us in 1 year than you will get with any other company in 3 years.

What Type of Work We Do:

DOORS: We service all types of commercial doors: Swing, Balanced, Revolving, Sliding and Folding Grill Doors. We also work with the full range of automatic door operators and we are the #1 Canadian Dealer for Tormax Automatics and that segment of our business is growing rapidly – Tormax motors are made in Switzerland and build the most technically advanced operators in the industry.

GLASS: We handle some of the largest pieces of glass, IG units, and lites in the world. We specialize in taking challenging installations that other companies cannot.

METAL: Explore1 also fabricates frames, tracks, and enclosures that our doors and glass reside in. We have assemblers who help fabricate and build these metal structures in our shop using our CNC machinery and other tools.

We have a great team of experienced door technicians with solid skill sets and good work ethic. If you are skilled and/or want to improve your craft by working alongside other skilled people then Explore1 has a lot to offer you.

Who should apply:

  • Proven experience in installing, servicing, and repairing automatic doors and glazing systems.
  • Proficiency in reading technical manuals, schematics, and blueprints.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills with the ability to analyze and resolve complex issues efficiently.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities for interacting with clients and team members.
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
  • Door Technicians who are looking for full-time hours, steady work, an opportunity to expand their skill sets, make more money and contribute to a growing company. We want people who have experience with using tools and servicing and installing doors, who feel confident they can evaluate a troubled entrance and determine the best way to fix it in a timely manner.

We supply our Door Technicians with:

  • All tools required
  • Uniforms – Carhartt jackets, etc.
  • Safety training, glazing training, manual door training and Automatic Door installation and service training.
  • Health benefits
  • Direct RRSP Contribution
  • Automatic Timed Raises

What type of work you can expect to help with as a Door Tech with Explore1:

  • We primarily service human-access entrances (Mall entrances, commercial entrances, high-end residential), swing, sliding and revolving doors
  • Automatic sliding door installation and repair
  • Revolving Doors service and installation
  • Manual closers (LCNs, Dorma, Jackson, etc)
  • Balanced door refurbishment
  • Storefront installation
  • Planned maintenance programs
  • Door lite repair and replacement

What type of tasks can you expect as a Door Technician with Explore1:

We are looking for people who have experience working with all types of doors and feel comfortable troubleshooting issues and finding lasting solutions.

Your day might include visiting a coffee shop to install an automatic door opener, correcting a dragging manual swing door at an office downtown Toronto, refurbishing a balanced door at a subway station that gets used a few million times a year and needs new bearings, or installing a LCN on an emergency exit to ensure it remains shut when not in use.

Experienced door techs will get their own vehicles they can take home, with all tools supplied.

For an example of some of our jobs, please watch this video:

We believe we are one of the best-organized glass and door service companies in the GTA.

If you are interested in working with us, you can send your cover letter and CV by email to or respond to this ad.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Work Location: On the road