What’s it like to work at Flatiron?
Here, your work can be more than just a job.
You’ll have the opportunity to work on exciting projects in a collaborative, team-oriented environment–where we strive to balance meeting project commitments and maintaining a healthy work-life balance. Continue to progress your career through formal training, on-the-job learning, and informal development programs.
One team, committed to success.
When you see a Flatiron project, you can proudly say, “We built that.”
At Flatiron, our success is dependent upon teamwork. Our teams value collaboration, communication and a willingness to share knowledge, experiences and lessons learned from one another. It’s a culture that benefits us all. We are fortunate to have so many talented people on our team, providing rich opportunities to learn from the best.
No matter your role at Flatiron, you have the opportunity to positively shape the success of our projects, and you share in our success. We reward and recognize our employees for results achieved – both big milestones, and individual accomplishments.
The result? At the end of day, you’ll be proud of what you build with Flatiron.
Talented people, pushing the limits of innovation, creativity and success.
Time and time again, when we ask our employees, “Why Flatiron?” we get one answer: The people! At Flatiron, you’ll work with a close-knit team of experienced and innovative industry leaders who share a passion for Flatiron.
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Meet a few of the employees who help make Flatiron so successful, everyday:
Contribute to the most challenging and technically complex projects of the century.
The best of both worlds! At Flatiron, we are agile, entrepreneurial and stable. An established corporation with 70+ years’ experience and the backing of our parent company, HOCHTIEF. We pursue and secure interesting and complex work, going up against industry giants. At the same time the entrepreneurial spirit within our culture enables you, our employees, to get first-hand and varied experiences throughout your career.
Whether you’re figuring out how to transport and erect the largest precast segments, or devising a way to minimize impacts on the environment, Flatiron projects offer you the opportunity to grow and be challenged. Work locally, or across any of our North American Divisions. We’re building more than infrastructure—we’re building careers.
Propel your career with Flatiron
Learning + Development
Flatiron offers a variety of career paths and development opportunities around your skills and interests:
- Skilled/Craft Laborer
- Technical/Functional Professional
Flatiron gives you the opportunity to develop to your full potential. At Flatiron, employees take ownership of their professional development, and leaders and the organization help enable employees to achieve their career goals.
We’ve found that employees achieve their greatest potential when they’ve had the opportunity to grow through multiple development channels. Here, your career is built on direct experience, training and professional development, mentorship, career coaching and feedback, and other intentional avenues that offer a mix of experiences with visibility and recognition.
Through collaborative conversations, honest feedback and advanced planning, you are an active collaborator in your next career opportunity. You can progress your career with Flatiron, no matter where you are in your professional development.
Education Benefits worth $5,250
- Graduate education
- Courses to help you excel
Flatiron’s differentiators are our ingenuity and ability to innovate. We have this capability because of our exceptional talent who are committed to continually advancing and enhancing their skills, knowledge and abilities. We take pride in showcasing our employees’ capabilities on our projects.
We support employees in their personal growth and development through our Education Reimbursement program. Flatiron offers up to $5,250 USD per year (IRS maximum) for employees who wish to participate in approved programs related to an employee’s current position or to prepare for future positions within Flatiron.
Life-changing work in our communities and beyond. A passion for community building.
At Flatiron, our success goes far beyond our project sites, corporate offices and individual team members. We care about the success of our communities – locally, nationally and internationally.
At Flatiron, you have the opportunity to share your talents with communities who can benefit most. Together, with your knowledge and expertise and Flatiron’s commitment to the betterment of our world, we have the opportunity to participate in a variety of volunteer and charitable giving programs that make a difference.
Bridges to Prosperity
With non-profit Bridges to Prosperity, teams of Flatiron employees design and build footbridges over impassable or life-threatening river crossings in rural areas such as Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador. These footbridges connect local communities to previously inaccessible opportunities like healthcare, education and jobs. It’s an experience that many participants have called a once in a lifetime experience.
Annual Giving Campaign
Through our Annual Giving Campaign our teams contribute time and resources to their local community. We raise money and volunteer at local charities and partner with local food banks and homeless shelters to host charitable events.
At the core of everything we do.
You matter, and your safety is our top priority. We are committed to providing a safe working environment for you and your fellow colleagues, partners, owners and the communities where we perform work. Our goal is simple: we want to reduce the risks our employees face each day so they can return safely home each evening
Flatiron has an award-winning, nationally recognized safety program. We’re honored to have been recognized for our safety program and results, and are continually striving to maintain and enhance our safety record.
The Associated General Contractors of America has recognized us numerous times with their top safety excellence awards, deeming our programs among the best in the nation.