National Install Regulatory Analyst in Northlake, IL at Empire Today

Date Posted: 7/5/2021

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At Empire Today, our Installation Department is the base of our company. All installation team associates work with the installers to ensure all customer, sales and internal requests and requirements are fulfilled. Through daily assignment, jobsite visits and post install inspections, the installation team helps our installers perform quality and complete installations while following our company mission of making beautiful new floors easy.


The National Installs Regulatory Analyst (NIRA), is responsible for the tracking of install activities that require local, state, or national review and record keeping. Activities, including the tracking of Lead safe practice training and testing, as well as auditing and record keeping of results. The NIRA will assist the Sr Mgr. of Contractor Relations in managing the execution of regulatory programs that pertain to installers or installations. The position assists and guides multiple markets install departments to implement required programs, to include conducting training, reviewing records with the market, and reviewing results with the MM and RD as required.

  • Responsible for the documentation and training of all related programs
  • Owns the tracking and record keeping of installation processes that have regulatory requirements
  • Partners with the process improvement team to develop, Implement and monitor programs
  • Creates and Utilizes reports to monitor results at the job/market/region/company level
  • Performs other functions as necessary or assigned.
  • Occasional travel


The successful candidate will possess:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Three (3) years operations related experience in retail, consumer products or warehouse environment.
  • Experience with financial analysis and creating action plans to improve the budget; trade and/or sales experience a plus;
  • Merchandise/installation experience regarding permit and licensing requirements
  • In-depth knowledge of the product mix; training experience or related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook,)
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills; detail oriented; excellent organization skills
  • Ability to multi-task; strong analytical skills; ability to work independently; and ability to set priorities, solve problems and meet deadlines.
  • Knowledge of Home Improvement Industry is required.
  • Associate will spend most of time (i.e., 50-75%) working on a computer which requires using a keyboard to enter data and send and respond to emails.
  • Ability to use a phone
  • Ability to physically and mentally perform the essential functions of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • The ability to travel up to 75%.
  • This position is in an office/cubicle and warehouse settings and the noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.


Employees are eligible for numerous benefits including:

  • Quick enrollment into our benefit plans. Eligibility is first of the month following just two weeks of employment.
  • A premium 401K Investment Plan, with the company matching your amount invested dollar for dollar up to 4% with no vesting. Find another Company that can beat that!
  • Medical Insurance with several plan options and a Health Savings Account to meet you and your family s health needs.
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental Insurance Twice a year visits at no cost.
  • Vision Insurance with materials coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical & Dependent Care
  • Wellness Program A best in class program offering substantial awards payable right on your paycheck
  • Basic Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Short Term Disability Coverage
  • Long Term Disability Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays including Floating Holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) that grows with years of service
  • Empire Perks An employee discount purchasing program offering you great savings on the things you want.

The company conducts a background check and drug screen for all new hires.


Empire Today has been a leading provider of installed home improvements for 60 years. Empire offers the largest in-stock selection of flooring in the United States. Convenience, quality, and selection make Empire stand out. With Empire Today, homeowners and business customers can get quality Carpet, Hardwood, Laminate, Tile, Vinyl Flooring, and Window Treatments from top brands they know and trust. And because Empire warehouses thousands of products, customers can get the right product, professionally installed when they need it, as soon as the next day.

Empire was founded in 1959 and provides service to more than 70 metropolitan areas in the United States. With more than three million satisfied customers, Empire Today is dedicated to its mission of Making Beautiful New Floors Easy

Empire Today is an equal opportunity employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills.

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