Detroit, MI – Construction Jobs – November 14, 2018

Quicken Loans related Bedrock Detroit and one of Detroit’s biggest construction contracting companies Barton Malow is putting together  a career fair titled Ready. Set. Build! this November 14th.

Taking place at Cobo Center from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM.

READY. SET. BUILD! is an informational workforce expo that showcases the skilled trades throughout the construction industry. Job seekers will learn about the various trades through hands-on demonstrations and video presentations. Attendees will also meet union apprenticeship school directors and interact with contractors to learn the process for entering the construction industry.

The Expo will provide information about job opportunities available during the construction of Bedrock developments including: the Hudson’s Site, Wayne County Criminal Justice Center and Monroe Blocks projects. There will also be workforce training and community support partners onsite to help residents overcome barriers that may limit entry into the skilled trades.

Direct Link to register for the event (it is highly recommended).

They are even including free transportation to the event:


Ton’s of community partners:

  • DC1M / Local 357 Glass Workers
  • Local 2 Bricklayers
  • Local 324 Operators
  • Local 1191 Laborers
  • Local 687 Carpenters
  • Local 25 Iron workers
  • Local 80 Sheet Metal Workers
  • Local 58 Electricians
  • Local 98 Pumblers
  • Local 636 Pipefitters
  • Local 514 Operating Plasterers & Cement Masons
  • City of Detroit – Building Safety Engineering Environmental Department (BSEED)
  • Colasanti
  • E.C. Korneffel Company
  • Limbach
  • Motor City Electric
  • Enclos
  • Homrich
  • Stevenson Construction Company LLC
  • Edgewood Electric
  • Benkari LLC
  • Grunwell-Cashero
  • MUST Construction Careers
  • Michigan Building & Construction Trades Council
  • United Way
  • Access for All
  • Randolph Vocational School
  • Women Who Weld
  • SER Metro
  • Women in Skilled Trades

Official website for Ready. Set. Build!

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