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AGC Hosts Workforce Events Across Oregon

There is no shortage of activity in Oregon at the moment...

 

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5 Construction Jobs Paying Over 40K a Year

Construction is a lucrative career field to pursue. Many jobs pay over 40K a year, and most of them do not require a college education. If you’re looking for a career that pays well and has a low unemployment rate,...

 

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Celebrating Careers in Construction Month

October is Construction Careers Month, and what a great time to be talking about finding a career in the construction sector!

This month the Oregon Employment Department announced that construction has accounted for a quarter of all Oregon's employment growth...

 

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AGC Awards $203,000 to Construction-Focused Workforce Development Programs

This summer Associated General Contractors Oregon-Columbia Chapter is pleased to announce...

 

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Summer School for Teachers

Usually summer break is a time for educators to unwind from the past school year and gear up for the next school year. This summer, educators statewide spent part of their summer learning about career opportunities in construction and its...

 

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Ready to build your future?

If the gig economy isn’t your jam, employment with one of Oregon’s construction companies may be for you. The construction industry led the state’s employment sectors in 2017, growing 10.5 percent, according to the Portland Business Journal. Can you say...

 

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