In part 70 of our 'Meet the Team' series, we spoke with Sean Thompson! Sean has been with A.H. Harris for 5 years as a Forming & Shoring Specialist in Northern New England. Sean's knowledge in Forming & Shoring has helped his team grow. Let's hear more from Sean!
Hi there Sean, thanks for taking the time to talk with us today! What is your role at Harris?
Thanks for having me! Here at A.H. Harris, I am one of the Forming and Shoring Specialists in Northern New England.
What lead you to a career with Harris?
I started as a Foreman then a Super for a concrete contractor on large projects using Meva forms and shoring and was offered a job to work for Barker Steel which then lead me to A.H. Harris as a Field service tech then as Forming Sales Specialist.
We are happy to heave you on the team! What was your first job ever?
One might say I was destined to be in this industry. My father was a contractor so I was on construction sites from a very young age lumping tools around and picking up etc. From a young age, I was in
Describe Harris in three words:
Experience, Knowledge and Pride.
What is your biggest accomplishment at Harris so far?
I would say working with and helping several contractors to see the many benefits of the 1500 clamp form system and getting them on board for purchase and rentals.
What is something working at Harris has taught you?
Patience. Working in the field for a contractor you are focused on your project only. At A.H. Harris we are working on multiple projects at all times and lead times are everything.
Patience is key! So far, what has been your favorite memory at Harris?
I enjoy seeing people I have worked with over the years advancing in the company because of their hard work!
It's always great to see your team succeed! What does Harris Pride mean to you?
It means knowing I work with people who take pride in their work and do their best to make the jobs successful.
Anything else about you?
In a previous career I was a Merchant Marine Deck Officer Navigating large ocean going vessels up to 1,100 ft long across the oceans.
Wow, that's pretty awesome! Thanks for talking with us, Sean, it was great to learn more about you and your role at A.H. Harris!
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