Derrick Building Solutions is a Commercial and Industrial Design-Build General Contractor based in New Richmond, Wisconsin.

We are always looking for talented team members and encourage you to contact us confidentially about job openings. We regularly seek candidates to fill positions such as Project Managers, Job Superintendents, Project Assistants, Skilled Laborers, and General Laborers.

Now Hiring-Project Superintendent

Updated, October 13, 2021

Position:   Project Superintendent

Reports To:       Vice President Director of Operations

Are you tired of working long hours and traveling while you miss time with your family doing the things that are important to your life?  At Derrick Building Solutions, we believe in a work/life balance, where you can be home at night to enjoy the things that really matter.

At Derrick Building Solutions you will be part of a dependable team, working for a company with over 54 years of building exceptional properties.  You will find that the same high level of care and attention we put into our projects is the same care and attention we give our employees.  Our people enjoy perks such as competitive pay, health and dental coverage, 401k, short-term disability, and clear promotion opportunities.  We work hard to follow our company’s Core Purpose to “Consciously and Strategically Make a Positive Impact in the Lives of Others,” and we believe in making that same kind of impact to our employees.

Overall Job Responsibility:

Jointly responsible with the Project Manager for the overall success of the project. Responsible for meeting schedule, controlling costs, and managing manpower and equipment (if applicable) on assigned project. Provides continuous hands-on field supervision of all construction operations, including subcontractors and other construction related personnel, directing them in the planning, scheduling, and execution of work on time, within budget, and with high standards of workmanship. Promotes workplace safety while meeting or exceeding owner’s expectations. Promotes a positive company image. The superintendent is the “field” leader on the project and is ultimately responsible for its operational success.

Skills and Traits:

  • Encourages innovation and new ideas.
  • Is a TEAM player and has the ability to work with all levels of an organization.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to shift gears when necessary – flexible.
  • Organized.
  • Accepts full responsibility for decisions and actions that he/ she makes.
  • Diplomatic yet assertive.
  • Analytical thinker with a good energy level.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Supports training and development efforts.
  • Focuses on the good of the entire company.
  • Always acts in an ethical manner with highest integrity.
  • Dedicated to excellence in quality and customer service.

Knowledge, Education, Skills & Abilities:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Working knowledge of construction techniques, standards, specifications, codes, regulations, and laws.
  •  5 – 10 years’ experience in construction; Supervisory experience preferred.
  • Craft skills such as carpentry, concrete, etc.
  • Working knowledge of OSHA regulations

Working Conditions:

  • Individual works primarily in the field. Subjected to outdoor weather conditions.

This description is a summary and not an exhaustive attempt at covering every activity and task of the job. This person should be able to react to change productively and to handle other tasks and responsibilities as assigned.

Interested parties should contact Derrick Building Solutions with their resume and cover letter via email to mjohnson@derrickbuilt.com

Now Hiring-Commercial Construction Field Foreman

Updated, October 13, 2021

Position:   Commercial Field Foreman

Reports To:       Senior Project Superintendent

Are you tired of working long hours and traveling while you miss time with your family doing the things that are important to your life?  At Derrick Building Solutions, we believe in a work/life balance, where you can be home at night to enjoy the things that really matter.

At Derrick Building Solutions you will be part of a dependable team, working for a company with over 54 years of building exceptional properties.  You will find that the same high level of care and attention we put into our projects is the same care and attention we give our employees.  Our people enjoy perks such as competitive pay, health and dental coverage, 401k, short-term disability, and clear promotion opportunities.  We work hard to follow our company’s Core Purpose to “Consciously and Strategically Make a Positive Impact in the Lives of Others,” and we believe in making that same kind of impact to our employees.

Overall Job Responsibility:

In conjunction with the Project Superintendent, the Field Forman is responsible for meeting schedules, controlling costs, and ensuring employees and subcontractors under their management do their jobs skillfully and efficiently while making sure assigned work is progressing in a timely manner.  Promotes workplace safety while meeting or exceeding owner’s expectations.

Skills and Traits:

  • Encourages innovation and new ideas.
  • Is a TEAM player and has the ability to work with all levels of an organization.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to shift gears when necessary – flexible.
  • Organized.
  • Accepts full responsibility for decisions and actions that he/ she makes.
  • Diplomatic yet assertive.
  • Analytical thinker with a good energy level.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Supports training and development efforts.
  • Focuses on the good of the entire company.
  • Always acts in an ethical manner with highest integrity.
  • Dedicated to excellence in quality and customer service.

Knowledge, Education, Skills & Abilities:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Working knowledge of construction techniques, standards, specifications, codes, regulations, and laws.
  •  3-5 years’ experience in commercial construction preferred but not necessary.
  • Craft skills such as carpentry, concrete, etc.
  • Working knowledge of OSHA regulations

Working Conditions:

  • Individual works primarily in the field. Subjected to outdoor weather conditions.

This description is a summary and not an exhaustive attempt at covering every activity and task of the job. This person should be able to react to change productively and to handle other tasks and responsibilities as assigned.

Interested parties should contact Derrick Building Solutions with their resume and cover letter via email to mjohnson@derrickbuilt.com