Contract Estimating Manager, Fabrication Team Manager, FDAI Certified Fire Door Assembly Inspector
Eric is one of four DHI certified FDAI (Fire Door Assembly Inspector) in the state of MN. He works with not only other company FDAI’s, but also very closely with end users in education and awareness. Eric consults end users with standards, codes and requirements in healthcare as it relates to swinging fire doors as well as performing inspections. Eric also has several different technical trainings and various certifications as it relates to architectural frames, doors and builders hardware. As the estimating manager at Mid Central Door, Eric works with the company’s lead estimator to review and be involved with key projects from both a company and end user relationship growth perspective. This involves reviewing architectural plans and specifications from contractors and architects with his team and assisting in final bids. Eric is also one of the company’s senior project managers. In his almost 10 years at Mid Central Door, Eric has worked in various roles. From a part time delivery driver during his college years at St. Cloud Community and Technical College, through the hardware department, into project management and currently heads the estimating department. Eric has many hobbies that involve building, and anything he can make with his hands. He’s a guitar player from a former local band. He currently lives somewhat local to the area and has two young boys with his wife.