Hello from South Texas! - Cleaning Talk - Professional Cleaning and Restoration Forum
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of Old 07-15-2013, 11:08 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 5
Hello from South Texas!

First off, thank you for welcoming me to this forum. Hopefully this will be a great tool in the success of our small start up effort to the construction clean up field. I recently was offered 3 new construction builds from a builder who was struggling with the current vendor to meet expectations....

My wife and I took this opportunity to jump into something that we always talked about but never took action. Well, as of today, we are all in! This new home builder would like to give us three new contruction builds that has a 4 phase clean up pattern. Compensation based on phases and of course anything in between that falls out of the scope will be asked to be billed seperately.

With this said, I am confident in keeping up with the work, but the million dollar question is, what to pay my lead helper. This person will be reporting to the site superintendant and meeting his expectations on a daily basis.

Now, being familiar with the PMG process and a project coordinator myself in the oilfield, I can tell you that this particular issue has me stumped. This isnt a typical time and material job since baseline will be funded by me. More like a Bid Job. But instead, I am paying a person directly and not just a vendor. Just a little more personal.

So, my question to this community if obvious. Compensation and accountability?

How can I get the most value out of someone who wont milk the clock and deserves to be compensated fairly?

I could really use some guidance in this industry. I can sleep walk a budget in my market conditions, but havent a clue in this business....

Can anyone post a baseline for me to evaluate?
Dblex is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Cleaning Talk - Professional Cleaning and Restoration Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Roof Cleaning Houston Texas Kingwood Texas Humble Texas cleanandgreen Roof Cleaning 7 03-04-2012 05:17 PM
Cleaning in the south - ATL. Clean Your Life New Member Introductions 0 01-24-2011 03:46 PM
New from South Carolina Dusty New Member Introductions 2 11-24-2010 11:45 PM
Texas Event Nov 14th texas Ron Musgraves Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning 3 11-20-2010 04:45 PM
New Member from South Texas cuz-cleaner New Member Introductions 7 02-23-2008 08:07 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome