Women in ConstructionWe have a deep respect and appreciation for every member of the BL Harbert International family. In honor of Women in Construction Week, we highlight the women of our company and say 'Thank You.'
Unlike so many other companies, Harbert truly makes their employees feel valued and appreciated. There is a mutual respect between us all. No matter what title we hold, we're a team and we act as such. -Jasmine
"There is more to us than what meets the eye, and we are a reflection of how we treat each other." -Lourdes
We are empowered to make important decisions and given the tools to succeed.
There is a mutual respect among co-workers because our common thread is Harbert, a respected name and genuine family, which is our home away from home.
"We can celebrate women in construction by empowering each other."
Cheris is a great Project Manager. Our client is so glad she is working on their building, not only because she is driven and organized but also because she pushes the project schedule and meets every challenge with a great attitude. -Parker, Project Executive
"I would tell my younger self to take risks and have fun in the process." -Christine
"We can allow women to step up to new challenges and commend them when they are successful."
As a true utility player, Sara's filled critical short-term gaps in estimating and operations while continuing to lead marketing efforts. Most importantly, her attitude and spirit make her a joy to work with. - Dan, Division Manager
Dayle's energy and drive is refreshing. She works in the field and has handled the culture diversities like a seasoned pro.
I am continually impressed by the results she [Mary Jean] delivers and blown away by the amazing ideas she comes up with. She has been very instrumental to the success of the Supply Chain group. I am very happy and privileged to have her on our ever growing team. - Argee, Material Control Manager
BLHI's impeccable reputation and achievements are possible because of every single member of our team. I am proud to be a part of it, and I am excited to continue growing with the company. -Lauren L.
On Monday, March 4th, one of our International projects hosts a ladies' luncheon in celebration of Women in Construction Week.
"It's exciting to see the growth of the company, especially from within."
Looking back at the history to where we are now is so exciting. I am honored to be able to take part in the constant growth of BLHI faces. - Lauren W.
Leigh's expertise, enthusiasm and friendly personality have quickly made her an indispensable part of the HR team. We are happy to have her! - Jim, COO
"My favorite part of what I do is having the freedom of movement and collaboration. This allows me to overcome challenges daily with my intuition, creativity and big-picture thinking."
I am blessed to be able to work with some of the most talented and driven people in the industry. - Tracye
Debbie is kind, smart and very important to the day-to-day operations here at BL Harbert. Her knowledge and expertise is irreplaceable. -Brett, Purchasing Agent
I love that our company sees the value in showing respect and letting all workers know - we respect you, your culture, your country, etc. This mantra gives me pride in where I am today. -Debbie, Equipment Division Administration Manager
Lauren has one of those rare talents and capabilities to take thoughts and ideas and convert them to graphical content that communicate those thoughts better than you expect. -Dane, Project Manager
Waking up each day knowing that I get to set foot in an environment where everyone is an equal inspires me. No matter what your position is, at BL Harbert International (BLHI) you have a voice and the opportunity to grow. From my first day, I have felt respected by our leadership team, and I know that my future at BLHI is only limited by my imagination. -Beth
Van Hoover | 1924-2017
Her work ethic and pure enjoyment for work set such an example for us and created the culture that lead to the successful creation of all three Harbert companies. We will always remember the one who helped start it all. -Billy Harbert