What's New at Comer Construction

Susie Comer Speaks at Recent HCC Women in Non-Traditional Careers Open House

Photo courtesy of Harford Community College

Comer Construction President & Treasurer, Susie Comer, spoke recently at Harford Community College's first Women in Non-Traditional Careers Open House. As one of several speakers highlighting non-traditional career paths for women, Susie spoke specifically about the construction industry and career opportunities for women. The Open House was recently covered in the July 4, 2018 edition of The Aegis. To read more about this open house, click here.

Congratulations to Adam Blankenship, Comer Construction’s May Employee of the Month

Adam Blankenship, Pipelayer May Employee of the Month

Congratulations to Adam Blankenship, Comer Construction's May Employee of the Month. Adam has been a dedicated employee with Comer Construction for eight years, serving daily as a Pipelayer in our Utility Division. In this role, Adam is responsible for operating high-powered hand tools and pumping systems to safely and successfully install pipes on job sites. 

Congratulations Adam!

Each month, employees of Comer Construction nominate one of their peers for consideration for that month’s Employee of the Month Award. Recipients of this award are selected based on their commitment to safety, dedication to daily responsibilities, willingness to assist in additional duties as needed, and overall commitment to the company.

Congratulations to Andrew Hutchins, Comer Construction’s April Employee of the Month

Andrew Hutchins, Grading Assistant/Equipment Operator
April Employee of the Month

Congratulations to Andrew Hutchins, Comer Construction's April Employee of the Month. Andrew has been a dedicated employee with Comer Construction for two years, serving daily as a Grading Assistant/Equipment Operator. In these roles, Andrew is responsible for operating heavy equipment, such as loaders and end dumps, within our grading division, in addition to assisting pipelayers and others in performing construction-related tasks.

Congratulations Andrew!

Each month, employees of Comer Construction nominate one of their peers for consideration for that month’s Employee of the Month Award. Recipients of this award are selected based on their commitment to safety, dedication to daily responsibilities, willingness to assist in additional duties as needed, and overall commitment to the company.

EMPLOYEES HONORED FOR COMMITMENT TO SAFETY IN THE WORKPLACE

Safety is at the core of everything we do at Comer Construction. And our employees’ commitment to safety in the workplace is just another way we continue to strive for safety excellence each day. Recently, we honored these employees during our Annual Meeting for their outstanding effort and achievement over the past year in going over and above to help make Comer Construction a safer place to work.

The 2017 Safety Award recipients are:

  • Mark Cockerham, Grading Assistant
  • Ken Giles, Utility Operator
  • Rodney Hale, Grading Foreman
  • Jeff Lewis, Utility Pipelayer
  • Dennis Prince, Utility Foreman
  • Jim Rock, Grading Operator
  • Kenny Shirley, Mechanic (not pictured)
  • Carl Sexton, Truck Driver

Each year, we also honor employees who serve in supervisory roles for their teams’ overall commitment to safety with the Safety Management Award. This year’s recipients are:

  • Ron Huber, Supervisor
  • Timothy Kaptein, Director of Safety

Thank you and congratulations to all of Comer Construction’s employees honored with this year’s Safety Awards. We appreciate all that you do to strive for safety excellence.

Mark Cockerham, Grading Assistant

Ken Giles, Utility Operator

Rodney Hale, Grading Foreman

Jeff Lewis, Utility Pipelayer

 

Dennis Prince, Utility Foreman

Jim Rock, Grading Operator

Ron Huber, Supervisor

Tim Kaptein, Director of Safety