We pave the roads in South Carolina and North Carolina! If you drive by I-85, we have recently completing paving areas near Woodruff Road in Greenville, SC.
Some notable local projects in South Carolina are the I-26 Rehabilitation Project, the Anderson Airport Runway Rehabilitation Project, the Spartanburg Downtown Airport Runway Extension Project, and the BMW Performance Center Test Track. In 2018, we were awarded the title of Industry Partner of the Year by the Greenville County School’s Bond Career Center and the Quality Pavement Award from the South Carolina Asphalt Pavement Association.
JOBS AT OUR COMPANY
Our company offers a variety of career paths:
The level of education required varies depending on the position. For example, our entry-level construction jobs do not require a specific degree. However, our professional-level openings require a four-year degree. To prepare for our industry, if your goal is to be a project manager, pursuing a four-year degree will be our recommendation in the fields of civil engineering for example. A focus on math, science can help you to achieve this goal.
OTHER SKILLS YOU’LL NEED
At Rogers Group Inc. we value our employees' contributions, and one of our values is excellence in every undertaking. Part of excellence for us is to perform all our tasks with a focus on safety. This helps us make sure we strengthen our goal of placing the highest value on people by creating a safe place for everyone to work. Besides having the necessary hard-skills to complete the job, our employees should be safe, demonstrate integrity, and perform their tasks with excellence.
Being able to work well together is important because you are more efficient and able to complete projects faster. You are also able to help each other learn and improve your skills. Another important skill to have is dependability, being on time and at work every day. This is a habit you create starting in school. Not missing class and always being on time.
We offer opportunities for training and promotions within. We also have training programs available at our corporate office that help us increase the skill level of our employees.
BEST PART OF WORKING HERE
The most fun about my job is to interact with all our employees and learn from their experience in the industry.
Rogers Group Inc. is the largest privately-owned construction aggregate company in the country. We have over 2,000 skilled employees, more than 70 quarries, and 40 asphalt plants and have locations in 12 states!
Our industry will need a skilled workforce in the years to come. For example, in these unprecedented times, we are fortunate to continue to work and be considered an essential industry. There are more job openings than skilled operators in our industry and we would like to close this gap. Our industry also offers competitive compensation, and our company offers as well solid benefits for our employees.
IF I COULD TALK TO MY YOUNGER SELF...
Be open to possibilities! Learn as much as you can about different industries to really find the best career path for you.
OUR COMMUNITY SERVICE
We are active in the community by contributing to local food banks, donating to Shriners, participating in volunteer opportunities like the ones created by local United Ways, etc. We have donated nearly 6,000 food items to the Spartanburg Soup Kitchen and Inman Methodist Church Food Pantry.