Construction Careers

Build-Oregon October Newsletter

October Events for Careers in Construction Month 


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Build-Oregon August Newsletter

Workforce Development Findings: Understanding the Opportunities in Construction 

As many of us know, the construction industry across Oregon...


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October is Careers in Construction Month

October is designated Careers in Construction Month, which is a month-long celebration of the well-paying careers offered within the construction sector. It’s a great opportunity for AGC’s online construction career brand, Build-Oregon, to raise awareness about construction trades and inspire...


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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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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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Industry for a Day is introducing educators to construction

Oregon is undergoing many exciting changes. Thanks to a strong economy and healthy construction environment, buildings are going up all over the state. But it isn’t all smooth sailing. A recent report by The Oregon Employment Department found that during...


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Construction is one of the few industries in which you can regularly see the fruits of your labor.

More often than not, work in the corporate business world requires individuals to repeat menial tasks over-and-over again, without ever seeing the “big picture”.


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Construction Pays Surprisingly Well

Build Oregon Construction

November 01, 2017

Planning for your career can be overwhelming. There’s a lot to think about, and little time to decide. What kind of job do you want? How will you afford to pay your bills? If making a reliable...


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2015 NW Youth Career Expo a Huge Success!

The annual NW Youth Careers Expo is the Northwest’s premier career-education event, attended by more than 5,000 students and more than 135 employers. It shows students the amazing diversity...


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