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STATE UTILITY CONTRACTORS HOSTS 4TH ANNUAL EQUIPMENT RODEO

By |2019-05-23T03:15:43+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: BYC Ambassadors, Education, Partnerships, Workforce Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Long-time Carolinas AGC member, State Utility Contractors of Monroe, NC hosted their 4th Annual Equipment Rodeo held out Porter Ridge HS in Union County on Tuesday, 05/07/19. Several Union County schools participated in the event, with over 100 students attending. Groups of students visited heavy equipment stations where they had the opportunity to operate Bobcat mini [...]

BYC SPOTLIGHT SERIES, MAY 2019: CONTRACT CONSTRUCTION

By |2019-05-23T15:53:09+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: BYC Spotlight Series, Education, Partnerships, Workforce Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

This month’s BYC “Spotlight Series” shines on Contract Construction, Carolinas AGC members since 1994. Contract was founded in Ballentine, SC in 1984 and provides construction services throughout the state---with offices in the Midlands, Upstate and Lowcountry areas of South Carolina. Since it was founded, Contract has been deeply involved in countless community-based outreach initiatives geared toward [...]

CONTRACTORS IN THE CLASSROOM PROFILE: D.R. REYNOLDS COMPANY, INC.

By |2019-05-23T15:57:09+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: BYC Ambassadors, Contractors in the Classroom, Education|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Long-time CAGC member, D.R. Reynolds Company, Inc., is dedicated to promoting construction career awareness to local high school students and helping solve the labor shortage crisis! Goosie Kennedy, Project Manager at D.R. Reynolds and recent addition to the growing team of Build Your Career Ambassadors, recently participated in the BYC “Contractors in the Classroom” program at [...]

BYC, REEMERGE & SC WORKS PARTNER TO FIND SC JOBS FOR THE FORMERLY INCARCERATED

By |2019-05-23T15:40:37+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Partnerships, Workforce Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Build Your Career is pleased to announce a newly formed partnership with REEMERGE, a Midlands, SC area reintegration and employment placement program for the formerly incarcerated, in direct affiliation with SC Works and the U.S. Department of Commerce. REEMERGE is a 6 - 12 month comprehensive reintegration program that uses coaching and mentoring, education, employment and [...]

THE NEW BYC AMBASSADOR TOOLKITS ARE AVAILABLE!

By |2019-04-29T11:57:53+00:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: BYC Ambassador Resources, CAGC Member Support, Education, Workforce Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

At the recent CAGC Foundation’s Build Your Career Ambassador Summit meetings held earlier this month, the highly-anticipated toolkits and marketing resources were revealed. The new BYC toolkits contain a multitude of necessary resources designed to equip our volunteer Ambassadors with all the tools they need to successfully conduct construction-related outreach efforts in their local schools and [...]

BYC HOSTS SPRING 2019 AMBASSADOR SUMMITS

By |2019-04-26T13:53:37+00:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: BYC Ambassador Resources, CAGC Member Support, Education, Workforce Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Earlier this month, the Carolinas AGC Foundation’s Build Your Career workforce development initiative hosted its Spring 2019 Ambassador Summit Series meetings. Meetings were held in Columbia, SC at Mashburn Construction and also in Raleigh, NC at the American Institute of Architects building. More than 60 CAGC Build Your Career (BYC) Ambassadors, our volunteer “boots on the [...]

BYC LAUNCHES CONTRACTORS IN THE CLASSROOM!

By |2019-04-26T13:58:29+00:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: CAGC Member Support, Education, Partnerships, Workforce Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Recently the Carolinas AGC Foundation Build Your Career (BYC) workforce development initiative launched its “Contractors in the Classroom” program at R.B. Stall High School in North Charleston, SC in partnership with long-time CAGC member firm, Trident Construction. Contractors in the Classroom is a program designed to place our BYC Ambassadors directly in schools throughout the Carolinas [...]