Brad Mason joined the company in 1971 and has
served as executive vice-president in charge of construction operations since
1980. His responsibilities include overseeing construction activities,
estimating, equipment and material procurement, and construction personnel.
Brad's career at Mason Construction began while
working towards the completion of his bachelor's degree in Education at Lamar
University. Starting in the field as a surveyor, site manager and project
manager, his early field experience prepared him for his future as a leader in
the company and within the construction industry. In his early years, Brad
managed various jobs on location and began building relationships between Mason
Construction and major industrial clients throughout Southeast Texas.
Notably, he was chiefly responsible for the
projects at the Mobil Oil and Chemical Plants in Beaumont and the DuPont facility
in Orange, Texas, which were critical to the early growth and success of the
Brad's background includes experience in all
areas of civil construction for commercial, industrial, petrochemical, heavy
highway and public works projects throughout Southeast Texas. Experience gained
early in his career helped to craft the company culture of developing mutual
trust and loyalty between Mason Construction and its employees, who are the true
life-blood of the company. Mason Construction embraces a long history of
attracting and retaining the best talent in the area. By providing
opportunities for shareholding in the company, loyalty and integrity are built
into the company culture.
over the company with his brother Chuck, the company's client base has expanded
greatly, the average number of employees increased from 30 to over 250, and the
company's focus grew from site prep and dirt work to include civil, concrete,
piling and structural steel.
Brad's involvement in the community includes
previous service on the Kountze ISD School Board for a number of years. In
addition, he has volunteered his time and resources towards the Southeast Texas
Food Bank, Hotel Beaumont Retirement Home, Legacy Christian Academy and Cal
Farley's Boys Ranch.