#BehindTheRibbon: Meet Jeremy Ortiz, Field Technician at Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana

#BehindTheRibbon: Meet Jeremy Ortiz, Field Technician at Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana
By: Allison Tunstall Last Updated: April 5, 2017

Jeremy Ortiz, a field technician for Overhead Door Company of Northwest Indiana, a Chicago native who has worked with Overhead Door for a little over a year. His expertise in installing and repairing garage doors comes from years of being in the industry.

“I’ve been doing this for a long time,” Ortiz said. “I was working on garage doors when I was living in Chicago.”

Overhead Door has been servicing customers in need of a repair or replacement garage door for over 30 years. In that time the company has made a name for itself as a trustworthy and quality business. This can be seen in it's products, services, and of course, it's dedicated employees. As a field technician, Ortiz is assigned with fixing and installing garage doors for customers all around Northwest Indiana.

“My routine changes on a day to day basis,” Ortiz said. “I start work every morning at 8:00am, I drive to the Merrillville location and pick up whatever material I need for the day. Then I travel to wherever my jobs are scheduled for the day.”

Though Ortizs' time with Overhead Door has been relatively short, the work environment and his colleagues have been very welcoming to the Chicago native. The company has a reputation as a business that puts family first. That sentiment is extended to all employees.

“Everyone I work with has made transitioning from my last job in Chicago to Overhead Door really easy,” Ortiz said. “My co-workers are always kind and helpful. This has become something I really like when I come to work.”

Along with a pleasant work environment and great co-workers, Ortiz loves his job as a field technician because it keeps him busy.

“I like that the company keeps me pretty busy,” Ortiz said. “‘I'm sent all over Northwest Indiana, which means I’m never bored when I’m at work. I’m always moving and on the go.”

When Ortiz isn’t fixing doors for the residents of Northwest Indiana, he loves to workout and stay in shape by going to the gym. He also enjoys playing recreational baseball. Since he is from Chicago, his favorite team is the Chicago Cubs.

If your garage door needs a quick repair or you’re in need of a new door, the team of experienced and dedicated employees like Jeremy Ortiz is there to help. For more information about Overhead Door Company of Northwest Indiana, go to www.overheaddoornwi.com.