Kyle Zender has been hired as a lead estimator and project manager for Western Refinery Services of Ferndale.
Zender has extensive knowledge and experience in heavy civil projects, including earthwork, underground utility installation, asphalt paving and rock stabilization.
He has worked for several established businesses prior to WRS, including Interwest Construction, Dawson Construction and Wilder Construction (Granite), where he worked as a general manager and supervised a number of large-scale projects. He also worked for the Washington State Department of Transportation as a lead inspector on a variety of large construction projects.
Zender graduated from the University of Washington in 1993 with a bachelor’s in civil engineering. He holds a number of industry certifications such as CESCL
(Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead), OSHA Competent Person for Shoring and Excavation, OSHA 10, TWIC and C-STOP.
WRS is online at www.wrsweb.com.