Welcome to The Weitz Company!

We are excited to have you join our team! Because our people are our most valuable asset, we are committed to ensuring your transition into our company is smooth and successful! This page contains helpful information about our firm’s mission and values, and it provides answers to questions you may have regarding the details of your onboarding.

 

Mission:

The Weitz Company’s mission is to be the recognized leader in our markets, providing quality construction and related services while building long-term relationships based on mutual trust with employees, clients and partners.

 

Core Values:

 

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: What should I bring with me on my first day?
A: On your first day, you will need to bring acceptable forms of identification per I-9 specifications. Please view this link for information as to which document(s) will meet the requirements. You should also bring direct deposit information (account number and routing number) to get this set up right away.

Q: What is the dress code?
A: Dress in our office locations is business casual. Your new manager will explain any dress requirements on specific jobsites, if applicable.

Q: What should I expect on my first day?
A: Your first day with Weitz will include introductions to our people and our company, as well as discussions on our core values, mission, organizational structure and the systems we use. You will also receive an office tour, jobsite tour (if applicable) and your new workspace. Finally, you will be matched with a peer partner to assist you in your transition and provide training.

Q: When can I enroll in benefits?
A: Benefits are effective on the first day of the month, following date of hire. Within one week of your start with us, you will receive instructions on how to enroll in benefits. For your convenience, a detailed benefits guide is available by visiting this link.

Q: Which holidays are observed at Weitz?
A: Salaried, full-time employees enjoy 11 paid holidays, two of which are personal floating holidays to be used at the employee’s discretion. Click this link for the 2017 Holiday Schedule

Q: When can I expect my first paycheck?
A: Employees are paid bi-weekly. Visit this link to view the 2017 Payroll Calendar, which details each pay date and the period it covers.

Q: When can I use my Paid Time Off (PTO)?
A: Employees accrue PTO each pay period and may use this time as it is accrued, with manager approval.

Q: Who can I reach out to if I have additional questions?
A: You may reach out to your hiring manager or any member of the Human Resources team listed below:

Amy Williams, Human Resources Director
515.698.4278
weitzhr@weitz.com
amy.williams@weitz.com

Krista Robinson, Human Resources Business Partner
Employment –Commercial
515.697.5992
weitzhr@weitz.com
krista.robinson@weitz.com

Nicole Finley, Human Resources Generalist
Employment – Shared Services, Supply Chain, Industrial and Heavy Industrial
515.697.5994
weitzhr@weitz.com
nicole.finley@weitz.com

Michele Gavin, Benefits Manager
515.698.4292
weitzhr@weitz.com
michele.gavin@weitz.com