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October Coworker Spotlight- Javier Uck

Javier Uck started with Lithko in 2009 as a Carpenter and quickly moved up into the Field Engineer role in our Charlotte Burg.  Javier has worked alongside Operation Managers, Tom Carpenter and Nick Haniszewski on many Charlotte projects.  At Tryon South End, a 12-story metal deck office building and a 10-story cast-in-place garage, Javier performed the field engineering for most of the garage unassisted as the lone lead engineer.… View More

Worker Wednesday- Jon Casper

What do you enjoy about working at Lithko? What motivates you to wake up and go to work? I enjoy working with my coworkers. They are all very welcoming and we treat one another like family. Additionally, I enjoy the opportunities I have been given to progress and continue to move forward with Lithko. I feel like there is plenty opportunity to grow and that's what I strive for.  What responsibilities did you have when you… View More

September Coworker Spotlight- Mauro Nieto

Mauro Nieto is a Place Finish Field Lead in our Raleigh BURG. Mauro came to Lithko 3 years ago as a finisher.  Within a year and a half, Mauro grabbed a bull by its horns and became the Place Finish Field Lead.  When he started the new role, it was brought to Mauro’s attention there was a need for additional coworkers on this crew. He drove to Florida that weekend to pick up 6 coworkers for Monday morning. Place Finish Lead,… View More

Worker Wednesday- Tristan Horton

What do you enjoy about working at Lithko? What motivates you to wake up and go to work? I enjoy the comradery between coworkers during a project. We spend many hours working together and still choose to hang out outside of work. I am motivated by the continual pursuit of perfection instilled in the project team. What responsibilities did you have when you first started with Lithko? What are your responsibilities… View More

August Coworker Spotlight: Tyler Hendricks, Allentown BURG

Our Allentown team selected Tyler Hendricks for the August Coworker Spotlight. Tyler recently graduated from the Construction Management program at Penn College of Technology. While attending school, Tyler interned for Lithko’s Allentown BURG. After graduation, he started full time as a Project Engineer in Allentown. Operations Manager, Mike McCloskey, describes Tyler as “a hard worker, hands on, and not afraid to get dirty. Tyler… View More

Worker Wednesday- Enrique Baez

What do you enjoy about working at Lithko? What motivates you to wake up and go to work? I enjoy the family atmosphere at Lithko. I also like the fact that the groundwork is laid out in front of us to ensure we can succeed. What responsibilities did you have when you first started with Lithko? What are your responsibilities now? I started out as a finisher. Currently, I am the Place and Finish Lead in the Denver… View More

Coworker Spotlight- Angel Lopez

Field Engineer, Angel Lopez left a local concrete contractor for an opportunity at our Lithko Mid Atlantic Burg 2 years ago. Lithko’s background and project portfolio appealed to Angel, as well as the ability for upward movement in his career. Operations Manager, Josue Leon, describes Angel as “dedicated, detailed oriented, and a perfectionist.” No matter how challenging the task is, Angel gives it 100%. When Angel works on… View More

June Coworker Spotlight- David Walker, Central Kentucky BURG

In 2001, David Walker joined the Lithko team, after responding to a job ad in the Hamilton Journal. Additionally, he had a friend that previously worked with Butch Sullivan and Mike Sullivan who referred him to Lithko. Looking for a stable position and hearing great things about the new, up-and-coming concrete contractor, David saw an opportunity for future growth and officially started as a laborer, shoveling gravel.  David worked… View More

May Coworker Spotlight- Horacio Vega, Dallas BURG

Horacio Vega joined the Dallas Burg in December 2017 as a Field Lead. Prior to Lithko, Horacio worked at Aguilar Forming and Osburn Contractors in the Dallas Area.  He brings an extensive amount of concrete experience to Lithko. Additionally, Horacio has a drive to perform his role with excellence making him a good fit within our organization.  His leadership inspires those around him to “grab another gear” to get the job done.  His… View More

Coworker Spotlight- Adam Zimmerman

In 2008, Adam Zimmerman started with Lithko Columbus in the field with a focus on field engineering. He trained alongside Dick Reese and became a solid Field Engineer. Recently, our Columbus BURG leadership, decided Adam was showing upside to a Project Lead. Operations Manager, Jim Houssami describes Adam as a “Quiet Storm” who has “fire in his belly”. “He is very smart, hardworking, and always looks for solutions. If he… View More