Careers at Wimsatt

We pride ourselves in offering a small-company atmosphere with the competitive drive and resources of a large organization and are always looking to add new talent to our company!

Our COVID-19 Response

When the COVID-19 pandemic began and stay-at-home orders were issued, we were able to stay open as a supplier to critical infrastructure workers. We approached the crisis with an associates-first mentality. We suspended travel and customer events, had associates work remotely whenever possible, and closed our facilities at the peak of the crisis. Now that vaccines are widely available and safety precautions have prevented the spread of the virus, we have adjusted our mask policy. We are thankful for the opportunity to provide employment opportunities to those whose careers may have been impacted by this crisis.

Why work With Wimsatt?

Opportunity

90% of our management has been promoted from within; as we chart a path for growth, many career paths are available for driven candidates

Industry-Leading Benefits

Including two great plans from Blue Cross / Blue Shield (Blue PPO and Simply Blue), optional Dental through Guardian, and 401K with match

Best Job & Safety Training in the Industry

In-depth training for all positions is provided for all employees to ensure safety and get new employees off to a great start

8 Locations

Covering all of Michigan and Northern Ohio: Grand Rapids, Lansing, Saginaw, Sterling Heights, Toledo, Traverse City, Waterford, and Wayne

Competitive Compensation

Above-market salary and hourly rate positions are regularly offered from our Roofloading Specialist positions to our Corporate positions

85 Years in Business

Wimsatt Building Materials has staying power – We’ve been in business for 85 years and counting, providing Gold Standard service experiences to professional contractors since 1936

Industry-Leading Benefits

Including two great plans from Blue Cross / Blue Shield (Blue PPO and Simply Blue), optional Dental through Guardian, and 401K with match

Best Job & Safety Training in the Industry

In-depth training courses for all positions are required for our employees to ensure Safety and Knowledgeability

8 Locations

Covering the mitten of Michigan and the Toledo area: Grand Rapids, Lansing, Saginaw, Sterling Heights, Toledo, Traverse City, Waterford, and Wayne

Competitive Compensation

Above market salary and hourly rate positions are regularly offered from our Roofloading Specialist positions to our Corporate positions

85 Years in Business

Wimsatt Building Materials has staying power – We’ve been right here in Metro Detroit for 85 years and counting, expanding ever since 1936.

Opportunities for Advancement

76% of our management has been promoted from within – We encourage you to become the best version of yourself here at Wimsatt

OUR MISSION

To be the most trusted resource in our industry by providing a Gold Standard Experience with every interaction.

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Put People First

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Integrity

Honor Our Commitments, Keep Our Promises

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Compassion

Always Listen & Help

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Growth

Strive to Learn & Improve

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Driven

Do Outstanding Work

Veteran-Friendly Employer

Wimsatt values the culture of service, teamwork, and personal development exemplified in the military. If you are a veteran, we would be proud to have you join our team as you start your next chapter. There are many former service members excelling in diverse roles across the company today – come see what Wimsatt has to offer you. Wimsatt is recognized as a Bronze Level Veteran-Friendly Employer by the Michigan Veteran Affairs Agency.

Employee Engagement

Nearly 70% of our Associates are Engaged with their work according to our Employee Engagement Surveys, while the national average is at only 31%. They care, they are committed, and we support them by purposefully listening and acting with conviction to constantly improve their experience at Wimsatt every day.

Top Workplaces 68%
Culture-Aware Workplaces 53%
National Average 31%

* Based on Energage and other publicly available data sources

Glassdoor Wimsatt Building Materials Rating

WeCan: Social Responsibility at Wimsatt

We believe it is our corporate social responsibility to contribute to the communities we serve by working with non-profits and participating in community-building events. Check out our WeCan Blog to see some of our activities out there!

Check out the WeCan Blog

Our People

We’re proud of the difference our people make every day here at Wimsatt – Grow your career with us!