Phophet began his career in 1996 at CM-Steel. He began his career in the fabrication facility working in numerous different areas in the shop. In 2001, he joined the office team to assist with programming, project management and purchasing. Phophet was promoted to the purchasing manager in 2005 and continues to hold this role. As manager of this department he is responsible for purchasing all materials according to job requirements, keeping up with market pricing, work closely with estimating department to ensure we are competitive with our material pricing, maintaining inventory, oversee and train purchasing team, and is heavily involved in management collaboration for the company’s needs.