S. M. Wilson Announces Promotions and New Hires
ST. LOUIS, MO S. M. Wilson & Co. promotes Jason Gasawski to Project Manager. He will be responsible for handling all administrative functions for a project, including scheduling, holding progress meetings, generating meeting minutes, tracking costs and maintaining logs for all project information. Mike Zick has been promoted to Director of Field Operations. S. M. Wilson & Co. also hires Evan Dorks as a Project Engineer, Galen Richards as a Project Superintendent and Gail Pijut as Project Assistant/Job Accountant.
Gasawski joined S. M. Wilson in 2010 and has worked on a variety of retail, commercial and industrial construction projects including Metal Container Corporation Line 5 and The Orion. He is currently managing multiple Target store renovations. Gasawski holds a Bachelor of Arts from Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville and has 12 years of experience in the construction industry.
In his new role, Zick will ensure that onsite construction teams have everything needed to complete projects in a timely manner. He will make regular jobsite visits to assist Project Superintendents as needed and ensure that all processes are being followed for a successful project.
Zick has been with S. M. Wilson & Co for nearly 28 years and has 31 years of experience. He has held a variety of different roles within S. M. Wilson including carpenter, superintendent and, most recently, pre-construction coordinator. As superintendent, some of his notable projects include the new Wydown Middle School (LEED Gold) and Clayton High School Addition (LEED Silver). He has an OSHA 30 Hour Construction Safety, ASHE Construction Certification, and is a Certified Storm Water Professional.
Dorks will be responsible for helping establish procedures with the design professionals, consultants and Owner of projects for information flow, approvals, meetings and reporting. He will also track shop drawings, submittals, material deliveries and RFIs through the duration of projects. Dorks has interned for S. M. Wilson for the past year. He holds a Bachelor of Science in construction management from Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville.
Richards is S. M. Wilson's newest Project Superintendent. He will be responsible for the day-to-day site management of a project including scheduling, quality and safety. Richards has a Bachelor of Science in construction engineering technology from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and 22 years of construction experience.
Pijut is S. M. Wilson's new Project Assistant/Job Accountant. She holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration and psychology from Eastern Illinois University.