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Career Opportunities in Construction & Real Estate Development

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we are one russell.

Russell is a growing Midwest professional services firm providing construction and development services to clients across the country. Headquartered in Davenport, Iowa with offices in St. Louis and Kansas City, Russell has delivered more than $7 billion in projects across 34 states. We strive to offer a culture that promotes a collaborative work environment and provide life-time career opportunities for our team members.

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Our Core Values:

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Appreciating People

Our culture attracts and retains the best team members to propel individual and organizational growth.


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We generously give our time and talent to strengthen our communities and foster a culture of giving back.


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We operate with honesty, authenticity, and transparency and hold ourselves accountable for excellence.


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Safety is paramount. Without it and the physical and mental health and well-being of our team members nothing else matters.


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We are in constant pursuit of new, outside-the-box ways to improve our processes and our performance.


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We are flexible and committed to providing unique solutions and creating lasting relationships.

Perks &
Benefits Galore!

Russell offers a compensation and benefits package that is highly competitive within our industry. No need to worry – we have you covered!

Russell’s compensation and benefit packages are designed to attract and retain only the best and brightest. We regularly review salary structures to ensure our compensation strategies are aligned with our industry, and our business plan. The best part? At Russell, growing in your career does not mean growing apart from your family and friends.

  • We believe firmly in work-life balance.
  • Community Service Support
    (volunteer during the work day!)
  • We know our employees value flexibility! 
  • Remote working options available
  • Open office concept & offices with doors
  • 401(k) with company-matching funds
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • Bonus Plan
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Cafeteria Plan — flex spending, dependent care accounts, voluntary vision and dental and pre-tax treatment of premiums
  • Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Leadership Development: 
    Assessments & Training Programs
  • Recognition Programs
  • Employee Referral Program
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Russell team members describe working here as flexible, supportive, and fun. Our employees are empowered to get their work done how they see fit. Most importantly, they know they can continue their careers here because of rich professional development tools that are readily available to them. Life at Russell is full of opportunities!

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what our team has to say.

We don’t need to brag about our work environment, because our team members already do it for us. Here’s what a few of them have to say.

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Tyler Shatek

I interned at Russell between my junior and senior year of college, and the culture drove me…

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Jared Allen

For many years before I became a carpenter, I did work for Russell in the custom casework…

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Devin Schrieber

I chose Russell because it is an AGC company that not only allowed me to continue my…

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Luke Peterson

I feel confident that Russell has the best culture in the industry. I feel valued with continued…

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Dan Cassidy

Before working at Russell, I was aware of Russell’s good reputation in the industry and heard from…

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Terry Peregrine

I’m probably one of the oldest employees at Russell and as such have had plenty of years…

How to become one of Russell:

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1: Find Your Fit

Apply online by using our web-based application, LinkedIn, ZipRecruiter, or Glassdoor.

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2: Short Call with Us

We'll set up a time to have a short chat about your qualifications and goals.

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3: Online Assessment

We'll give you a short skill test to complete within 1-3 business days.

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4: In-Person Interview

We'll set up a time to have a short chat about your qualifications and goals.

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5: Reference Check

We'll have a look at what people are saying about you.

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6: Kudos, you've got the job

You're going to love it here!

Talk to Us.

Do you have a question regarding your future career at Russell? Need more information to help you in your decision making process?

Send us a message using the following form, and our Recruitment Director will get back to you.

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