Fort Worth, TX (May 11, 2023) – Westwood Contractors, Inc. has enhanced its team with the addition of Jessica Elliott as Human Resources (HR) Generalist. Mrs. Elliott will be working directly with Robert Benda, Chief Executive Officer, to manage in-house personnel activities including recruiting, onboarding, training, benefits administration, performance coaching, and compensation management. In addition, she will collaborate with the firm’s HR consultant Mark Mitford, Managing Director at HR Catalyst, and his team. Together they will advance the ongoing development of HR policies and processes to ensure alignment with Westwood’s commitment to provide a stable, safe, and desirable working environment with fulfilling career opportunities for its team. This work is an essential part of the firm’s commitment to maintain a thriving, success-focused vision of its “One Westwood” corporate culture.
Mrs. Elliott has substantial experience in the field having served as a civilian Human Resource Specialist for the Eglin AFB and Hurlburt Field Force Support Squadron in Florida. Most recently, she served as the civilian Human Resources Director for the U.S. Navy’s Department of Morale, Welfare, and Recreation at Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth. She has a degree in Organizational Management from the University of Arizona Global Campus, and is currently pursuing her SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) certification. Mrs. Elliott’s demonstrated skills in performance management, recruiting, and compensation and benefits administration will be of great value to Westwood’s continued growth.
About Westwood Contractors, Inc.
Founded in 1983, Westwood Contractors is a commercial general contractor providing full-service preconstruction/estimating and construction management services to its clients nationally. The company specializes in retail, healthcare, hospitality, high-end office spaces, and e-commerce/logistics facilities. Throughout its history, Westwood has established a strong record of success, including extensive experience in shell and interior construction, chain-wide feature rollout programs, and refresh/rebranding programs. By staying attuned to industry trends, leveraging the latest technology, and collaborating with its partners, Westwood’s team pursues its vision of being the most trusted national provider of quality construction services through a passionate commitment to its values. Westwood Contractors is based in Fort Worth, TX.
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