About RJS

Shannon Sevigny is President/CEO of RJS Construction, Inc., a Woman/Native American Owned Small Business 8(a) Company, SDB, EDWOSB. Shannon has been in the construction industry for over 30 years. Since the inception of RJS, Shannon’s unwavering commitment to client service, her experience in construction contract management, her ability to set and achieve strategic objectives and her skill in managing budgets has built the company to the successful and respected business that it is today.

  • Woman of Influence Honoree by the Puget Sound Business Journal for 2018

  • Puget Puget Sound Business Journal 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies 2018

  • AGC Safety Award, Top 10 lowest EMR for five (5) consecutive years running 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Puget Sound Business Journal: Top 25 Largest Women-Owned Business in Washington State 2013 & 2014

  • University of Washington Foster School of Business – Minority Business of the Year Award 2012 for SE Washington

 

Safety

Safety is not an option; it is an obligation of every member of the team to keep themselves and the people around them safe.

RJS is extremely proud of our phenomenal .61 Experience Modification Rate (EMR), which is 39% lower than the industry standard.  

RJS plans safety into all that we do, and requires each employee, design firm, subcontractor, or site visitor to take it as seriously as we do.

The RJS safety culture is a proactive approach that is implemented on every site and with every client.  It is because of this safety culture that they have had only one time-loss accident since the company was founded in 1990, and no time-loss claims since 2000.  


 

Assurance

 

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RJS has built a reputation based on quality of construction, client satisfaction and the ability to build sound client relationships.  Over 90% of RJS’ clients in the last fifteen years have been return customers.

Construction Bonding Levels:

  • $20M per contract
  • $40M aggregate

Small Business Administration 

  • 8(a)

  • SDB

  • WOSB (Women-Owned Small Business)

  • EDWOSB (Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Business)

Yakama Nation Preference Firm

Safety Orientation Certified with BNSF Railroad

OSHA 30 Certification - All Superintendents


Testimonials

 

"It isn’t often that a contractor under promises and over delivers these days, so when RJS asked for a letter of recommendation I was only happy to do so."

 
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Trustworthy

“I have learned to trust RJS, knowing that they are good stewards of the resources with which we have to work and I have learned to trust them implicitly, knowing they understand that we need to achieve the best possible results.”

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Professional

“Above and beyond the quality of construction, we found RJS to be professional, courteous, punctual and practical. The construction was completed on time, and there were no surprises”

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Experienced

“…what was most impressive was RJS’s constant follow-up after the job was complete to make sure my staff and I were pleased with the results and that nothing had been overlooked.”