Matt Blesi
 

YEARS WORKING IN INDUSTRY

12

EDUCATION PATH:

College

HOW DID YOU BEGIN YOUR CAREER?

During college, I got involved in the Ohio Contractors Association (OCA) Contractor For A Day and OCA estimating competition. I thing got a co-op with The Great Lakes Construction Co. and decided that I wanted to continue working in the construction industry after college graduation.

WHAT ATTRACTED YOU TO THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY?

I knew I enjoyed construction from my time as a laborer for a masonry company. I enjoyed working as part of a team and seeing actual progress at the end of the day. 

WHAT DO YOU ENJOY MOST ABOUT YOUR JOB?

I enjoy working with a good team of people and accomplishing a set goal. Also, at the end of the day or period of time you can look back and see something tangible that you and your team have built. 

BEST ADVICE:

Dont be afraid to ask plenty of questions.

BEST EXPERIENCE:

The day that we blew up the old Cleveland Innerbelt Bridge as part of the CCG2 George V. Voinovich Bridge Project.