Johnnie Thomas - Assistant Superintendent
What year did you join Baldwin & Shell?
What are your Certifications, Honors and any Awards you have received?
Recipient of two safety awards for crew in 2014 and 2015
What is the most rewarding part of your job?
The ability to problem solve quickly to allow for project progress to continue
What is your specialty?
What relationships have you built through Baldwin & Shell, and please describe?
Working closely with staff and field to develop cohesive schedules to keep the project running smoothly
What is your favorite thing about working at Baldwin & Shell?
I’m impressed with the way the field is kept informed of personnel information pertaining to health issues, family development, etc., that occur with employees that I have worked closely with or know from previous projects.
Where did you obtain your education and any degrees?
- Six years with the Navy – honorably discharged in 1979
- Welding School for two years – Graduated with Welding Certification 1981
- Pipe Fitting program with apprenticeship for four years completed in 1985
What is your spouse’s name?
How many children do you have and what are their names?
Johnnie Thomas, Jr. and Jessica Thomas
What is your favorite movie?
Anything John Wayne
What is your favorite sport?
What are your hobbies?
Besides driving my wife crazy, I like to fish and enjoy the outdoors.
What is your most memorable life experience to date?
The day my two children were born and DAYTONA 500 for Valentine’s day in 2015!
Who do you admire most?
My father – he taught me many tricks of the trade and was always there to offer advice
Where did you grow up?
What is your favorite food?
What is your favorite sports team?
Pittsburgh Steelers because my wife said so
What is your favorite band?
Crosby Stills Nash and Young
Do you have any pets?
Grizzley the dog and Angel the Cat
What is your favorite color?
What is something you absolutely will NOT eat?