MYR Group Inc – Pasadena, TX
The L.E. Myers Co, a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc is currently seeking a Sr. Estimator for projects involving electric transmission line, distribution… CareerBuilder
MYR Group Inc – Indianapolis, IN
The ability to multitask and identify parts, identify machines that need new components as well as those which need to be replaced will be necessary… CareerBuilder
MYR Group Inc – Topeka, KS
will also include facilitation of programs, logistics, personnel, and problem resolution. This position will interact with a variety of employees as… CareerBuilder
MYR Group Inc – Castle Rock, CO
include researching and evaluating products, developing and maintaining vendor and client relationships, negotiating pricing, delivery and contract… CareerBuilder
MYR Group Inc – Harrisburg, PA
MYR Group Inc., one of the oldest and largest electrical contractors in the country, has an immediate opportunity for a Sr. Estimator at its… CareerBuilder
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I have been working at MYR GroupPros
Sturgeon is based on building and maintaining relationships with its customers. Because of this, it is a very satisfying place to work.
Sturgeon tends to be viewed as 'costly' though, in general, follows through with a high level of service and participation in the building process. When this is factored in, Sturgeon ends up with a customer that likely has spent the same or less than the "low bid" with a much better feeling about the product they have received.
Further, Sturgeon tends to specialize in more complex projects like hospitals, water treatment facilities, data centers, research laboratories, etc. This yields a more interesting "day to day" work aspect.Cons
Sturgeon, like any organization, has its politics. Opportunity is afforded to anyone showing initiative, which is a good thing. However, the attitude can feel a little too open at times and those who have not shown initiative are sometimes rewarded when they have not produced on multiple occasions. I would not trade this for a gestapo, non-trusting type organization, though.
Also, the jury is still out, but I wonder what becoming a public company (under the MYR Group's ownership) will bring for Sturgeon. I don't trust that most investors understand basic assembly line type companies, let alone construction companies. This could become a downside when, and if, fickle investors want their money in a down-cycle or just when they get "scared".Advice to ManagementAdvice
Continue to build Sturgeon's business on relationships and, more importantly, do not let those relationships go untended.Recommends