**Creating Peace of Mind by Pioneering Safety and Security**
At Allegion, we help keep the people you know and love safe and secure where they live, work and visit. With more than 30 brands, 11,000+ employees globally and products sold in 130 countries, we specialize in security around the doorway and beyond.
Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a fast-paced company that does meaningful work? Are you looking for a company that offers competitive pay and opportunities for growth and advancement? If so, we may be the company for you. We are Allegion and we help keep people safe and secure wherever they live, play, and work through our innovative products.
We are looking for people with technical or mechanical aptitude that enjoy learning new things, solving problems, and are passionate about helping others to join our Residential Support team!
**What You’ll Get from Allegion:**
+ Opportunity to work from home. Residential Support Representatives are fully remote (must be near Olathe, Kansas or Colorado Springs, Colorado), with occasional in-person meetings, training, and engagement activities.
+ Competitive pay, a defined career-path, and opportunities for growth and advancement
+ Generous Vacation and Paid Sick Time
+ Health, dental and vision benefits effective day 1, helping you “Be Safe, Be healthy”
+ Voluntary Wellness Program-Complete wellness activities and earn up to $2,000 in rewards
+ A commitment to your retirement with a 401K plan offering a 6% company match with no vesting period
+ Internet reimbursement to help offset the cost of home internet
+ Employee Discounts through Perks at Work
+ A strong culture that promotes work-life balance, professional development, and the opportunity to help others
+ Tuition Reimbursement
+ Community involvement and opportunities to give back so you can “Serve Others, Not Yourself”
+ Opportunities to leverage your unique strengths through CliftonStrengths testing and coaching
**What it means to be a Residential Support Representative at Allegion:**
As a Residential Support Representative, you are a crucial part of the Allegion team, responsible for driving consumer loyalty for the Security business through exceptional customer service, warranty support, pre-purchase support, technical support, and issue resolution. This role will portray a positive image for the company by providing superior customer service, accurately addressing all customer inquiries in a professional and courteous manner, and acting as a customer advocate to continually improve the level of customer satisfaction.
**What You Need to Succeed as a Residential Support Representative:**
+ Minimum 3 years of customer service experience preferred
+ Minimum 12 months of call center experience preferred
+ Ability to work in a remote environment
+ Ability to answer 40+ calls per day
+ HS Diploma or GED required; Associates degree preferred
+ Ability to type 35 wpm, corrected speed
+ Knowledge of, and the ability to perform, basic computer skills
+ Strong written and verbal communication skills
+ Working knowledge of PC based software applications (Microsoft Office – Outlook, Word, Excel) & basic web applications
+ Familiarity with and/or comfortable using smart device applications preferred
+ Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
+ Ability to identify recurring customer issues
+ Ability to develop cross-functional, professional working relationships
+ Availability to work Saturdays with a day off during the M – F work week, in addition to Sundays off
**What You Will Do as A Residential Support Representative:**
+ Provide positive customer experiences to help troubleshoot basic technical problems. Primary support will be through phone calls, but could include email, instant messaging, or other communication methods
+ Represent the organization with relationship building, and generating, updating, and/or creating service request tickets for all communications
+ Develop a basic level of understanding of mechanical, keypad, and integrated Allegion consumer products and components
+ Develop a working knowledge of all reference material such as product catalogs, manuals, instruction sheets/templates, and price books
+ Participate in internal team chat forums
+ Address all interactions and drive them to successful resolution or escalate as required
+ Meet all service level agreements set by management
+ Build trust through complete follow-through on customer commitments
+ Support company values and mission to create a customer centric culture
**We Celebrate Who We Are!**
Allegion is committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace. Together, we embrace all differences and similarities among colleagues, as well as the differences and similarities within the relationships that we foster with customers, suppliers and the communities where we live and work. Whatever your background, experience, race, color, national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, disability status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law, we will make sure that you have every opportunity to impress us in your application and the opportunity to give your best at work, not because we’re required to, but because it’s the right thing to do. We are also committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If for any reason you cannot apply through our career site and require an accommodation or assistance, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team .
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Allegion is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer (https://www.allegion.com/corp/en/careers/equal-opportunity.html)