In 1998 Dennis joined C.M. Steel as a Purchasing and Safety Assistant with gradually increasing Environmental Compliance responsibilities. He was responsible for ordering all material for jobs and shop supplies, ensured safety procedures were followed and environmental compliance and reporting requirements were met. In 2005 Dennis was promoted to Human Resources Manager in addition to continuing management of Safety and Environmental Compliance. As HR manager Dennis is responsible for benefits administration, providing support to employees and management and recruiting which includes working with local high schools, technical school, and community colleges to recruit our future workforce.