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Bouma Construction Overview

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Grand Rapids, MI
201 to 500 employees
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Company - Private
Construction, Repair & Maintenance
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
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Bouma Construction Reviews

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Grand Rapids, MI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Grand Rapids, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    • Good pay
    • Not micromanaged
    • Flexible hours
    • Lunch provided at meetings
    • Everyone can start a 401K

    Cons

    • Management is aloof to part-timers it seems
    • Lack of understanding for people new to the industry
    • Vague/lack of direction for projects
    • Extremely quick turn around time - can be stressful
    • Feel not as important as full time employees
    • More criticism than encouragement
    • Lots of "red tape"
    • Manager is a poor communicator

    Advice to Management

    Look to nurture all of your employees. The vagueness, lack of consistency in direction, and lack of communication can hurt your company and cause confusion among your employees.

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Bouma Construction Interviews

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    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Grand Rapids, MI
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 weeks. I interviewed at Bouma Construction (Grand Rapids, MI).

    Interview

    Smoothly managed process; Interview run up to all Senior staff and invited to visit actual Job sites. 1:1 interviews with each CEO/ CFO for an hour and intense; 1:1 with HR person during Phone Interview and additional Recruiter/Placement agency contact for online testing 6.5 hrs and close out critics.

    Interview Questions

    • None - really. Many expected twist in questionairs and during converstions but nothing cheap or mean or unrelated.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    As fair as one can expect - I nearly achieved what I was looking for.

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