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What Are the Highest Paying Construction Jobs?

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If the construction industry is calling to you, you may want to ensure your investment is worth it. Whether you’re planning your potential career, or looking to switch gears after a decade of labor experience, we have the information for you. Think about your strengths, because the top-paying positions involve working well with others and… Read More »

How to Reduce Turnover by Hourly Workers

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Construction Staffing

It can be difficult to find the right people for your work in the construction industry. Hiring great workers is only half the battle – the other half is retaining them. Keeping quality staff on your team is essential to productivity, as well as cultivating a positive reputation. You want to hire and train top-notch… Read More »

How to Write Job Postings that Will Attract Top Construction Workers

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Construction Staffing

All job postings that draw in terrific candidates have one thing in common – they are direct. Grab attention by advertising exactly what you’re looking for. Read on to find out what to write, and how to create the perfect posting to reach your intended audience. Details Be descriptive about what skills you’re looking for… Read More »

CCS Construction Staffing racks up Recognitions

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Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, CCS Construction Staffing provides skilled construction manpower to contractors throughout the US.  Since its founding in 2008, CCS has been recognized for its tremendous growth and this past quarter proved to be the same.  In the past few months, CCS celebrated its 5th consecutive year on the Inc. 5000 by landing… Read More »

To Excel as a Leader, You Must Start with Leading Yourself

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Sometimes it can feel insurmountable to get your team organized and on the same page, and it can be easy to blame others. Your team can’t succeed without proper leadership. Step up and be self-aware of the barriers you may be creating between you and your staff. It’s time for you to take the reins… Read More »

How to Break into Construction Without Experience

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Construction Staffing

Becoming a construction worker can provide a solid job and allow for an alternate work scenario than the typical office 9-to-5. Construction is an essential job that provides workers with the opportunity to create infrastructure and be a part of the fabric of society. Breaking into construction starts with an entry-level position, usually referred to… Read More »

Why Good Leaders Must Stay Connected with Their Employees

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Construction Staffing

As a boss, it can be easy to put your head down and get lost in your responsibilities, but at the same time, you want to keep tabs on your people. Workers are often more disconnected from their office culture than their supervisors may be aware of. Below is advice on how to reach your team,… Read More »

The Truth About Hearing Loss in the Construction Industry

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Construction Staffing

There’s no denying it, and there’s no getting around it: Construction sites are dangerously loud. Although it’s tempting to minimize the effect that the noise has on workers, we’re here to confront you with some facts. Of course it’s essential to always be safe on site, but it’s understandable that certain aspects of working construction… Read More »

5 Ways to Keep Your Contingent Labor Costs Under Control

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Construction Executive

As a leader, you may encounter many barriers to growing your business while you keep the bottom line in check. Contingent labor can be incredibly helpful in order to grow your business, but managing the costs can be tricky. Use the following five tips to help you get a grip on your contingent labor costs. 1.     … Read More »

How Much Can You Make as a Pipefitter?

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Construction Staffing

Contemplating a career as a pipefitter? This trade can be a great way to generate income by fitting and customizing pipes. Below, we discuss what skills you need for this line of work. Mathematics No need to be a math expert, but you certainly will be more successful if you are generally good with numbers. Pipefitting… Read More »