CAREERS

Join our team

If you are a talented individual with a passion for construction, we might have a place for you on the Bjork team. We’re looking for experienced professionals who share our values of integrity, solution creation and collaboration. Our focus is on building long-term relationships to foster repeat business.

We offer a competitive salary, benefits and profit sharing.

CAREERS

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONTRACTOR

Bjork Construction is a mission driven contracting company that is seeking a self-motivated Professional Services Contractor to add to our team.  We are a growing company that has an outstanding reputation of building exceptional projects with integrity and honesty.  We are looking for an individual with experience in the management of natural resources or related field (tree work, forestry, landscaping/gardening) to join a team of professionals working for one of our utility clients.  Someone who has demonstrated the ability to work in a team environment and achieve team goals.

 

Position Summary

The Professional Services Contractor will report to the Vice President of Operations. The primary focus will be performing property inspections in accordance with program directive, standards, and processes, identifying required property management work, and prescribing work to be performed.

 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Inspections: perform property inspections in accordance with program directive, standards, and processes
  • Identify required property management work and prescribe work to be performed, document inspection completion
  • Obtain any necessary permissions from adjacent property owners
  • May do work verification inspections of locations for scope of work completion
  • Responsible for maintaining files of working documents, documenting all location walks, and providing information
  • Set up work and tags that address jobs continuously moving as well as lining out for the next year
  • Crew coordination as well as set up contracts for projects
  • Safety: Absolute commitment to safety; be a leader in the effort to obtain zero incidents, complete all required safety training in a timely manner, promote safety awareness, and maintain a superior safety ethic for self and others and conduct all work in accordance with all safety procedures
  • Conduct Field safety audits on crews
  • Reviews and understands all safety requirements needed, overseeing Field safety operations
  • Always conduct safe driving, as there will be times you are in rural or unmarked roads, always use caution and confirm of cellular service
  • Review all work being done and complete by crews to ensure they are meeting the work order request as well as maintaining safe practices
  • Monitor’s construction progress, including productivity, compliance, and communication
  • Works with foremen and superintendent to ensure project is completed on schedule and within budget
  • Authorizes the issuance of work commencement
  • Responsible for documenting all changes in the field through written and picture documentation
  • Oversees subcontractor’s workmanship as well as making sure their scope of work is being completed per their contract

·         Workflow Management:  Communicate with team members.  Oversee vendors for safety, compliance, and completion of work

·         Coordinates with other lines of business as needed to ensure projects are addressing all parties’ issues

·         Maintains positive relationships with customers, contractors, suppliers, and other employees

·         Promotes problem solving within the field and Subcontractors

·         Ability to manage multiple, complex projects at one time

·         Outstanding organizational, communication and teamwork skills

·         Experience working with vendors and contract manufacturers preferred

·         Must be able to travel as projects stem from Eureka to Santa Barbara

·         Ability to manage priorities and workflow

 

Qualifications / Required skills

·         Demonstrated excellent interpersonal communication skills both verbal and written

·         Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment and achieve team goals

·         Strong organizational skills

·         High degree of self-motivation

·         Ability to manage multiple tasks at the same time, set priorities, and meet deadlines

·         Behavior that is consistent with becoming a strong team player and that encourages and promotes others over themselves

·         Working knowledge of sensitive species (rare, threatened, endangered) issues

·         Working knowledge of Habitat Conservation Plans

·         Possess a valid California Class C Driver’s License required

·         Must be able to travel 75-100% of the time required

 

Computer Skills

·         Proficient in the use of web-based databases

·         Proficient in the use of GIS applications

·         Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products

·         Proficiency with technology; able to pick up software programs

 

Education / Experience

·         2+ years’ experience in the management of natural resources or related field (e.g., tree work, forestry, landscaping/gardening).

·         2-year degree OR higher education (BA/BS) in a related field required

·         MS degree in Natural Resources or related field desired

·         DPR Qualified Applicators License (QAL) desired

·         ISA Certified Arborist desired

Compensation

·         $95,000 to $110,000

Send resume to:  mbricchio@bjorkconstruction.com

 

PAINTING SUPERVISOR

Bjork Construction is a mission driven general contracting company that is seeking an experienced painting supervisor to add to our team.  We are a growing company that has an outstanding reputation of building exceptional projects with integrity and honesty. We are looking for a painting superintendent, who has like-minded values to join our team. Someone who can manage all aspects of a painting project including supervising a crew of painters, lining out jobs, materials and working with the clients.

Position Summary

The Painting Superintendent is responsible for managing and overseeing the day-to-day management of a painting project while controlling time, cost, and quality of work. Must have skills in obtaining and running crews, lining out work, safety trainings required for working on scaffolding, booms, and scissor lifts. This position is for someone who wants to come in and grow this part of Bjork Construction

This position requires working in existing and new builds of commercial applications, travel will also be required. Employee will receive a work truck, and gas compensation along with their wages. Bidding of projects is something you should have experience in, as well as knowing total scopes or projects, and assuring all specifications of the project are met and reviewed.

Responsibilities

  • Supervise painting team members and assign tasks to maximize efficiency
  • Planning and organizing work within their team including dates of completion
  • Continuous inspection of work with final inspection upon completion of project
  • Ensure safety regulations and safe work practices are observed
  • Applying paints and related products to a variety of surfaces (walls, buildings, floors, furniture, etc);
  • Ensuring ultimate satisfaction of clients and safety of employees
  • Advising painters regarding paint treatments for surfaces
  • Using various equipment
  • Assessing painting inventory
  • Site Meetings with clients, RFI’s and issues that occur to be documented
  • Communicating with Office and Field Staff

Qualifications

  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Extensive knowledge of paint treatments for various surfaces
  • Comprehensive knowledge of safety regulations and safe work practices
  • Seven (7) years of supervisory experience required

Compensation:  Between $75,000.00 and $90,000 annually

Interested applicants should email their resume and cover letter to:

mbricchio@bjorkconstruction.com