Happy Thanksgiving

 

Happy Thanksgiving! Wilson-Covington would like to thank all of our employees, subcontractors, vendors, and clients for 72 years in business and a great 2019. We hope that all of you have wonderful holidays with family and friends.

Now Hiring- Commercial Project Manager

Wilson-Covington Construction Company is seeking to hire a full-time commercial Project Manager. Project size will range up to $10 million and may include but not limited to retail, grocery, warehouse, industrial, office, medical and other commercial projects. This position includes:

  1. Preconstruction work with clients
  2. Estimating from plans and specifications
  3. Budget estimates based on project scope and experience on similar projects
  4. Managing commercial projects from Preconstruction through project closeout
  5. Managing multiple commercial projects and Superintendents
  6. Subcontracts and Purchase Orders
  7. Creating project schedules and tracking and managing same
  8. Weekly project meetings
  9. Cost reporting and billing

Wilson-Covington is licensed in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia. All travel expenses will be paid. Benefits include health insurance package, company vehicle, fuel expense, laptop, phone, 401(k) plan with match, paid time off, and paid holidays. Position will work from main office in Winston-Salem, NC. Salaried compensation will be based on work experience and written offer made prior to hiring.

Requirements for position:

  1. 5 years’ full-time work experience as Project Manager on similar size projects
  2. High-School Diploma or GED
  3. Bachelor’s Degree or Associate Degree preferred but not required
  4. Computer skills in estimating, job cost, scheduling, Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, and Project
  5. Experience using Bluebeam and on-screen takeoff preferred but not required
  6. Experience using Sage Timberline preferred but not required

Please send resumes to construction@wilsoncovington.com. You may call Bleu Hutchens, Vice-President of Operations, at 336-724-1721 with any additional questions.

Newest Harris Teeter Grocery Celebrates Grand Opening

 

Wilson-Covington is excited to have celebrated the opening of the newest Harris Teeter Grocery in Charlotte, NC yesterday at Riverbend.

Tilt Up Construction in Progress

Wilson-Covington is standing up walls on this 50,000 square foot tilt-up construction in Greensboro, NC

Main Street Methodist Church Addition Sitework in Progress

Wilson-Covington is working on an addition/connector building for Main Street Methodist Church in Kernersville, NC. This project highlights Wilson-Covington’s ability to work within a tight site while the customer continues daily operations- in this case the operations of the Church include a preschool and other church functions. These have been able to continue without interruption from the construction being performed.

 

Happy Veterans Day

 

Those of us at Wilson-Covington Construction Company would like to say thank you to all our veterans and those serving in the military. Freedom is not free. A special thank you to Wilson-Covingon’s own Michelle Thompson, Morriss Pendleton, and Eddie Watkins for their service.

Midcentury Home Restoration In Progress

Wilson-Covington is proud to be restoring and remodeling this gorgeous 1966 Midcentury Modern home in Winston-Salem, NC. The new owners are uncovering the original Midcentury design elements that were covered or lost by later additions and remodels. When complete the home will be a fine example of the work done in Winston-Salem by prominent architects during the Midcentury periond. This particular home was designed by Ray Troxell who completed many residential and commercial projects in Winston-Salem.

Wilson-Covington is in Progress on Expansion of Kernersville’s Main Street Methodist Church

Wilson-Covington is excited to be working with Main Street Methodist Church on an addition and expansion.

 

Robinhood Plaza Facade Upfit In Progress

Wilson-Covington is excited to be under way with facade improvements for the owner of Robinhood Plaza Shopping Center in Winston-Salem, NC. Wilson-Covington has a long history of retail work including retail center upfits. The new facade will modernize the look of this classic center. Work is completed while keeping customers safe and minimizing the impact on businesses.

Residential Bathroom Remodels Complete

Wilson-Covington recently completed remodeling an entire home in the New Sherwood area of Winston-Salem, NC including three bathrooms. Work included reconfiguring the layout of the bathrooms and closets and all new fixtures and finishes. A custom etched glass panel nicely finished out the master shower.