Dan Schaeffer, CEO, recently completed his four year term on NECA’s National Executive Committee as 7th District Vice President. The 7th District is comprised of NECA contractors located in Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska and the Dakotas.
SEC President, Tim Chettle, was elected to the Board of Directors of St. Louis Chapter NECA (National Electrical Contractors Association). Tim was installed at the annual Chapter Dinner on January 25, 2014 and will serve a three year term.
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Schaeffer Electric has been awarded the Polar Bear Point project at Saint Louis Zoo! Thanks to Rhodey Construction, Alberici Construction, and the Saint Louis Zoo for trusting our company with this important project. For a little more information, have a look at this article on STLToday.com.
Schaeffer Electric recently welcomed two new additions to our office staff.
Chris Simonds was hired in the Service Department as an estimator and project manager. Chris will be ‘on the streets’ working with customers in both the residential and commercial markets and has worked in the industry for over 10 years. He is looking forward to working with our team and will be happy to assist you with your electrical needs. His direct phone is (314) 565-2482.
Wendy Butler also has a wealth of experience in the electrical industry and will be working with our administrative staff in both the commercial wiring and communications areas. She will be assisting Laura Hoeing with job costing, invoicing and customer service. Welcome Wendy.
We were saddened to receive the news last week of the passing of Bob Schaeffer on May 4. Bob was the 4th oldest of the 17 Schaeffer children born to Carl and Eulalia Schaeffer. After serving in the US Navy during the Korean War, Bob joined the family company in 1955 and worked as an electrician, estimator and Service Department Manager before retiring in 1992. He was also a co-owner of the Company from 1969-1988. Bob was very dedicated to the success of Schaeffer Electric and would often stop by after his retirement just to make sure that things were running smoothly. Quick with a smile and a laugh, Bob will be missed.
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Site electric and building underground work is progressing at MD&A in South St. Louis. With such a small footprint, significant coordination has taken place to allow all the trades to meet schedule. Thank you to all the trades and the design team for recognizing the proximity issues and keeping themselves and their coworkers safe.