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Construction Bidding Best Practices for Commercial Work

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Construction Staffing

In the commercial construction world, the best bid wins. You need to be careful as you calculate costs and the value of your specialized workers to pitch for a job. There’s no right way to bid on commercial gigs, but we can share our top methods that will work for your organization. Bidding is all… Read More »

Tips on How Construction Managers Can Help Support Employee Health

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Construction Staffing

The construction industry is a tough one – you’ll have to push yourself to stand out. This field is among the most dangerous, so employee health is of the utmost importance. As a construction manager, you may be wondering how you can make time to prioritize employee health. CCS Construction Staff knows how to find… Read More »

How To Get Your Foot In The Door in The Construction Industry

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Construction Staffing

Looking to find a solid position that utilizes your skills and pays well? The job pays well, you can learn on the job, and you can build a lifelong career. If this sounds good to you, we’re talking about the construction industry. Getting a construction gig can be rewarding and challenging, and we’re here to… Read More »

CCS Announces 2018 Scholarship Winners

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CCS announced the recipients of the 6th Annual CCS Construction Staffing Entrepreneurial Scholarship. This year, CCS awarded two $1,000 scholarships to graduating High School Seniors. The applicants are required to write an essay that describes any past/current personal entrepreneur experience or future entrepreneur aspirations that they may have. Additionally, the applicant must be accepted to… Read More »

Best Tips on Reducing Turnover of Hourly Employees

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Construction Executive

Turnover is the dreaded issue many leaders face, particularly when you staff hourly positions. Spending time and money on an onboarding process, only to have that qualified candidate walk out the door a few weeks later? Quit tearing your hair out and tackle this issue head on. If you want to know how to reduce… Read More »

CCS ranks #67 on Top 100 Staffing Blogs List

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CCS Construction Staffing was listed on the Top 100 Staffing Blogs and Websites to Follow in 2018.  Feedspot.com ranked the blogs using search and social metrics.  The blog focuses on issues relating to staffing and the construction industry.  CCS’ blog can be found at https://www.staffccs.com/blog/.   

Leverage a Construction Staffing Firm To Stay Fully Staffed During Summer Months

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Construction Staffing

The summer sun is here to stay: the construction season is upon us. Whether you’re in the thick of a commercial development project or you’re handling smaller contracts that come your way, you’ll need a strong summer staff to get the job done. Seasonal staffing can be a challenge for any construction company, especially with… Read More »

What You Need To Think About During a Labor Shortage

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Construction Staffing

                The American construction industry is in disarray. There are tons of projects across the country demanding trained professionals. However, the labor shortage is hurting national productivity. Spending on construction projects exceeds 1 trillion dollars, between housing developments and commercial builds. But nothing gets built without a solid… Read More »

Top Skills Employers Look For in HVAC Technicians

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Construction Staffing

Developing the skills to become a talented HVAC takes time and experience in the industry. Completing training is a big step in the HVAC world, but it’s not the only necessary stepping stone on your journey. When you’re seeking a great HVAC position, you’ll need to prove yourself. Here are the top skills employers seek… Read More »

A Look Into How to Calculate Man Hours and Profits on Projects

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Construction Staffing

Productivity is the essence of the construction industry. The faster you can get a job done, the more money you can make. Clients rely on professionals that can execute tasks quickly and efficiently. One of the most expensive parts of a project is typically labor costs. Hiring the right trades, scheduling them on site: it’s… Read More »