Mechanical Construction, Engineering & Service

Congrats to our new Safety Manager, Desirée Ropel

Posted October 10th 2017 (permalink)

Hermanson is delighted to announce the promotion of Desirée Ropel to the role of Safety Manager. In her new role, Desirée will provide leadership & expertise to assure Hermanson Company utilizes the most effective training, equipment and work methods to plan, direct, support and inspire employees in achieving a zero-incident work environment throughout the company. She will be responsible for coordinating and overseeing job site safety activities and implementing the site safety plan, working closely with Hermanson team members and subcontractors to ensure that safety performance expectations are met. Desirée began employment with Hermanson in November of 2015 as a Field... Read More

Hermanson employees attend South Seattle College in sustainable building science technology program

Posted October 4th 2017 (permalink)

This past May, Hermanson Company’s founder, Jerry Hermanson, was recognized for his support of South Seattle College with the dedication of the Hermanson Sustainable Building Science Technology Center at their Georgetown campus. Today, Hermanson has two employees enrolled in the program. “For me, my studies are an excellent continuation of my 20+ years of experience in the built environment, to understand what our clients, as building owners and managers, seek in the realities of property budgeting, and how to interweave the opportunities with established and emerging technologies in sustainability,” says Soph Davenberry, Hermanson TABB Field Engineer. “I’ve always had a holistic interest... Read More

Women of Hermanson helping enhance the community

Posted October 2nd 2017 (permalink)

This past weekend, a group of volunteers from Hermanson Company’s newly formed women’s group, Women of Hermanson (WOH), participated in NAIOP’s Community Enhancement 2017 at Farmer Frog in Woodinville. Farmer Frog is a sustainable, educational farm in Woodinville that turns underutilized sites into environmentally sound, food-producing farms and gardens, providing a learning environment for students and families to grow food for themselves and their community. The Hermanson volunteer group worked at Station 11 creating “mushroom logs;” drilling holes into large logs and planting mushroom plugs. Once all the mushrooms were planted, they moved on to work in the orchard, where they spent... Read More

Foreman Focus Friday: Todd Morrison

Posted September 29th 2017 (permalink)

They say it’s the quiet ones you should watch out for – well Todd Morrison is no exception. He may be quiet and reserved, but he is a talented master of his trade! Todd has spent the last 11 years of his 30-year career with Hermanson, starting as a Journeyman and now a Sheet Metal Foreman. When Todd was 10 years old, he was helping clean up job sites in his residential community in California and it was suggested to him that he may be interested in working in the trades. Once the idea got in his head, he never considered... Read More

Hermanson HR takes on two more!

Posted August 31st 2017 (permalink)

Hermanson Company recently expanded our Human Resource Department by hiring Renee Larsen, PHR/CP as Human Resource Manager and Ariana Poltz as Human Resource Specialist. Renee has over 20 years of experience as a human resource professional. Ariana has been a payroll and benefits administrator for a multi-faceted real estate development company that included support for several businesses under one umbrella including a large commercial construction contractor for the last eight years. Renee is a seasoned human resources expert with experience in developing and implementing HR processes and initiatives, recruiting, and employee development. As a skilled leader, Renee will be responsible for the... Read More