Careers & Business Opportunities

Since 1946, Yonkers has succeeded by building on the company’s founding philosophies of honesty, hard work, and dedication to our clients and our employees. Yonkers earned a reputation for excellence as a heavy civil contractor and seeks to maintain and build on this reputation through a culture of teamwork.

Building long-term relationships with our clients, colleagues, employees and subcontractors is key to Yonkers’ mission. To meet the needs of the projects we build, Yonkers looks for talented individuals and subcontractors that embrace Safety, Quality, Innovation, Respect and Integrity as core business practices. Yonkers seeks employees and business partners who will embrace the philosophy of providing the highest level of service.

Yonkers’ core business purpose is building infrastructure projects for both public and private clients. We offer a diverse range of career opportunities, seek specialty subcontractors, and encourage the growth and use of small, minority and women-owned, and disadvantaged business enterprises.

 

EMPLOYMENT: CAREERS AT YONKERSyonkers-headquarters

Yonkers is committed to hiring, retaining and rewarding talented professionals, recognizing our staff is our greatest resource. Yonkers offers employees rewarding careers in building or supporting construction of infrastructure to improve our living environment.

Employees are asked to embrace Yonkers’ Mission and Core Values by committing to Guiding Principles that provide a compass for contributing to the organization’s success:

  • Promote a safe work environment and recognize safety is a shared responsibility
  • Perform with excellence and embrace cohesive, collaborative work teams
  • Provide leadership for continual innovation and improvement
  • Respect individuals, their ideas and perspectives – clients, co-workers and colleagues
  • Encourage honesty, integrity and open communication

Yonkers offers:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Medical and Dental Coverage
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Financial Planning Assistance
  • Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account Program

Internships offer exceptional opportunities for engineering students entering their junior or senior year at accredited colleges and universities to work alongside experienced professionals. Yonkers’ paid interns gain valuable first-hand experience and exposure to a range of heavy civil and structural construction projects generally located within the NY/NJ/CT Region.

For additional information, contact Human Resources at humanresources@yonkerscontractingco.com.

SUBCONTRACTORS

Building infrastructure projects, Yonkers seeks subcontractors in various areas to meet the project’s needs. Yonkers’ Procurement Department is responsible for securing materials, services, and subcontractors for all projects. Subcontractor’s must comply with the owner’s requirements and Yonkers’ Safety program. When bidding projects, Yonkers is listed on bidders lists, as well as actively soliciting subcontractor and material quotations. Subcontractors are encouraged to contact Yonkers and introduce their firms capabilities and capacity.
To speak with Yonkers’ Procurement Department about upcoming or current opportunities contact procurement@yonkerscontractingco.com.

M/W/DBE PARTICIPATION

Yonkers seeks meaningful participation by MBE, WBE and DBE certified firms. We are committed to doing business with and inspiring growth of small business enterprises. Yonkers acts with honesty and fairness in opportunities for minority and women-owned, and disadvantaged business enterprises. We consider the firm’s capabilities, financial and work capacity, backlog, experience, as well as pricing. Yonkers encourages firms desiring to do business with us to contact us and introduce their firm capabilities and capacity prior to submitting quotations.
For additional information, contact mwdbe@yonkerscontractingco.com.

 

 

YONKERS NEWS

STATIONS OPEN FOR TRANSIT TRAVELERS

To the accolades and “good job” praises from members of the surrounding community, the Zerega and Buhre stations, on NYCT’s #6 line, were re-opened on Sunday evening. This is the second set of two stations completed by Yonkers’ Pelham 5 Stations Team. Please wish our team a job well done!  Next up, Pelham Bay Park Station which will remain open while renewal work is performed. Read More

CAREERS / BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

Yonkers is committed to hiring, retaining and rewarding talented professionals, recognizing our staff is our greatest resource. Yonkers offers employees rewarding careers in building or supporting construction of infrastructure to improve our living environment.

Yonkers offers:
–  Competitive compensation
–  Medical and Dental Coverage
–  401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
–  Financial Planning Assistance
–  Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance
–  Flexible Spending Account Program

CONTACT

Yonkers Contracting Company, Inc.
969 Midland Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10704
Tel. 914.965.1500
Fax. 914.378.8885