- June 3, 2019
-- McCarthy Building Companies(www.mccarthy.com)
recently hired Jake Stones as a project director for the Southwest region. He will be supporting McCarthy's national Water Services program.
In this position, Stones is responsible for the overall leadership and direction of project preconstruction services and construction execution, as well as maintaining an open client relationship while also ensuring project teams maintain the schedule and budget, prioritize safety and adhere to McCarthy's strict quality standards.
Stones has led water and wastewater projects in Arizona, California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Utah and Wyoming over the course of his career, including the award-winning Chandler Airport Water Reclamation Facility Expansion in Chandler, Ariz., and the West Side Water Treatment Plant project in Fort Worth, Texas.
"Jake will excel in the role of project director due to his dedication, ingenuity and passion for growing and developing high-functioning teams," said Justin Kelton, president of McCarthy's Southwest region. "His vast infrastructure experience, particularly in the water and wastewater industry, will be an asset to our Water Services team."
Stones previously served as a project manager at McCarthy. He has a bachelor's degree in construction management from Boise State University and an MBA from Weber State University. He is a member of the Water Environment Federation (WEF).About McCarthy Building Companies
McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. (http://www.mccarthy.com/
)is the oldest privately held national construction company in the country – with more than 150 years spent collaborating with partners to solve complex building challenges on behalf of its clients. With an unrelenting focus on safety and a comprehensive quality program that span all phases of every project, McCarthy utilizes industry-leading design phase and construction techniques combined with value-add technology to maximize outcomes. Repeatedly honored as a Best Place to Work and Healthiest Employer, McCarthy is ranked the 20th largest domestic general contractor (Engineering News-Record, May 2018). With approximately 1,700 salaried employees and offices in St. Louis, Atlanta; Collinsville, Ill.; Portage, Ind.; Kansas City, Kan.; Phoenix; Las Vegas; Denver; Dallas, Houston; Albuquerque;
and San Diego, Newport Beach, San Francisco, San Jose and Sacramento, Calif. McCarthy is 100 percent employee owned (http://www.mccarthy.com/about/employee-owners/
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