What do you do at Schnabel?
I make sure that our jobs run smoothly, safely, have all their equipment working properly, and have enough supplies to complete the project. I also attend weekly project meetings via Microsoft Teams with general contractors and key city/county personnel involved in our projects. Finally, spend time filing for permits and other important documents needed for our projects.
What does an average day look like for you?
In the morning, I make my way to the local store to purchase ice and fuel for the job site. Next, I take some time to take care of any office work and answer any outstanding emails. Afterward, I come up with a daily work plan to discuss with my crew and get them ready to work. Finally, I spend some time to communicate with my subs and coordinate the workday.
What is your biggest professional accomplishment at Schnabel?
My biggest accomplishment during my time with Schnabel is that I have been able to work around great knowable Crew members (Laborers, Operators, Pile Drivers, etc.) foreman, project engineers, and project managers. My recent promotion to A-Foreman which I wasn’t expecting, is also something that I would consider a big professional accomplishment.
What is your favorite part about working for Schnabel?
My favorite part about working for Schnabel is the camaraderie amongst all my peers.
How would you describe Schnabel?
Schnabel is a family-oriented company that cares about its employees not only on the work side but also on the family side. Also, Schnabel is a very resilient company that is always finding ways to stand out from our competitors
What is the most meaningful part of your job?
The most meaningful part of my job is that I enjoy what I do no matter how stressful or challenging it gets. I look forward to coming to work every day and giving my 100%.
How is Schnabel different from other companies?
At Schnabel, the personnel is always willing to teach you new techniques and strategies to help you improve at your job and develop as a professional. Here, you have a chance to grow professionally and given job stability compared to the two other companies that I worked for.