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HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) Reviews

Updated November 6, 2018
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Robert J. Brydon
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  1. "Great Company! Pays well if you do the work! Not easy if you work hard they reward you Very Well!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Project Manager in Carrollton, TX
    Current Employee - Sales Project Manager in Carrollton, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Hours flexible if you work smart! Well int 6 figures if you work at it!

    Cons

    A lot of details to organize at once! But that is what you should expect!

    Advice to Management

    Keep the values! We appreciated!


  2. "Working at Heritage"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I came to Texas from Colorado to work for Heritage and yes its been crazy but the roofing industry is always crazy. But, this company does what they say and have always been behind me 100%. When i needed them they were there to help me grow. I have now been with Heritage for working on 3 years and love it. I basically make my own schedule but its commission only so you if you wanna make a ton of money than you can. It comes down to what kinda drive you have, and I wanted to make a difference for my family, and Heritage has helped me do that. I have more than tripled my income since i started and bought my first house and my family is never in want. If you are a hard worker and self starter than you can do it to. They have training and will help you get started even if you have never done roofing before. Highly recommend.

    Cons

    You have to put the effort in, you need to have drive

  3. "Heritage Construction is a Great Place to Work!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I really enjoy all aspects of working here. The owner, managers, salesmen, and office personnel are really knowledgeable, and just a great group of people!

    I thought I knew a lot about construction when I started with Heritage, considering my construction background, But I can honestly say, I've learned so much working alongside them.

    The leaders of Heritage are always professional and walk with integrity.

    Cons

    Not as much hail in Austin like Dallas!

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!


  4. "Project Manager/Sales"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) part-time

    Pros

    You get rewarded for the amount of work you put in to it. Company truck, apparel, and super cool people to work with

    Cons

    Knocking on peoples doors sucks. A lot of the jobs that come in to the company are given to guys that have been there longer

    Advice to Management

    Make the training more formal and organized


  5. "All smoke and mirrors"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Salesman in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Salesman in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Decent medical and dental benefits

    IF you happen to live in the same city you work you have a little flexibility to make a quick Doctors appointment or something very brief

    When you have to move to a new market they will provide housing. You could be living with one other person or 8 people (sleeping on uncomfortable twin bunk beds)

    If you’re one of the couple people the owners went to school with or you want to party with the owners to be part of the clique then there might be more pros.

    Trips if you qualify

    Cons

    The salary they tell you about is temporary and they use it to lure you in with the intention of finding a way to take it back quickly. You can have several months where you sell far more than most other salesmen and you have one bad month and they will yank your salary away without a second thought.

    They tell everyone that if you lose salary and go straight commission that you’re a contractor. You aren’t costing them money so you have the ability to be your own boss, make your own schedule, etc. WRONG!!!! You will still continue to be micromanaged and have your job threatened regularly.

    You then become salary. When you become salary it will take forever to get your commission checks. Your commission will be much lower than competitors because their overhead is so high and you pay for that.

    Most people qualify for a truck to use. However, keep in mind that they threaten you with it all month long that you will lose it if you don’t make your mumbers. This is despite the fact that commissions were decreased to cover the overhead when the trucks were purchased. So if you don’t get a truck or lose the truck your lower commission is still paying for a truck you aren’t using.

    You will be paying for gas and weekly car washes for the truck that you will not be reimbursed for.

    They promote the good ol boys despite their numbers because it just works better when they’re all fishing, hunting, partying and other activities I will not go into.

    You will be given an iPad, but it will be deducted from your paychecks.

    If you live and work in different markets, you will essentially be living the singles life. You will not be allowed to leave for the weekends and even some smaller holidays as they will promise you. They will ensure you don’t leave by scheduling jobs to be done the days you were supposed to be at home. Of course they will be riding you about needing to work while they’re home with their families.

    Advice to Management

    Be honest, consistent and actually follow through with your promises. Stop rewarding bad behavior because they are your buddies. Every company wants to be successful and prosper but you need to do it honestly. You’re getting richer because you’re taking more and more from your employees while still buying new boats, planes, funding various other “projects,” starting up new companies, etc. You take your top performers on a trip but that’s a write off for you and they’ve busted their backs to earn that. It’s no sweat off your back. Some of us didn’t qualify for the trip because we came up a bit short this year but did great last year. Most of the ones that didn’t qualify came up short because they moved markets, sometimes several market changes. When that happens, they start all over. So they hand money over to other salesmen in the previous market and go to a new market to start with nothing.

    The best thing for Heritage would be for the oldest brother to leave the company and allow the other two brothers to run it. Focus on philanthropy projects and leave Heritage in capable hands that aren’t preoccupied.

    HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) Response

    Feb 27, 2018 – President CEO

    We make no excuses here.

    Producers prosper... We had sales reps that made 250K+ and we had sales reps fail to reach minimums. This industry is not for people that are not driven.


  6. Helpful (2)

    "Great Opportunity!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales and Production Manager in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Sales and Production Manager in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    1. Endless Potential
    2. Great Pay
    3. Generous Resources
    4. Very transparent

    Cons

    You have to prospect for business. It isn't handed to you.

    Advice to Management

    Give more frequent performance reviews.


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Awesome Place to Work!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    A fast-growing company with motivated management, excellent work environment and team leadership. We work hard and play harder.

    Cons

    No downsides to working at Heritage.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Perfect Company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Logistics Coordinator in Cedar Park, TX
    Current Employee - Logistics Coordinator in Cedar Park, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great staff, great salary opportunities, new trucks, Ipads provided, Very Friendly Owners, Jake and Caleb go above and beyond for their employees and customers.

    Cons

    I have no complaints at all. Heritage is a huge family and great to work for.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work Brydons! Great job Heritage Construction!!


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Amazing company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Branch Manager in San Antonio, TX
    Current Employee - Branch Manager in San Antonio, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great training and work experience. Everyone is here to help and make money at the same time. Great leadership, always willing to help.

    Cons

    You eat what you kill. A lot of people don't make it because they want everything given. You go out there and make it for yourself and the limits are endless

    Advice to Management

    Great work. Keep it up and continue to hire and train for the future of ourselves and the company.


  10. "EXCELLENT COMPANY!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recruiter
    Current Employee - Recruiter
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at HERITAGE CONSTRUCTION CO. (TX) full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -a place where hard work is rewarded
    -innovation is encouraged
    -freedom to do your job
    -your opinion is respected!

    Cons

    -work is expected to be done, although that is not a con

    Advice to Management

    Keep on keeping on! Enjoying being a part of the growth of the company. To future sales reps: if you are a hard worker, you will love it here. Send us your resume and let's talk about the opportunity that could be in your future!


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