Posts Tagged: Construction Employment Placement Firm

Tips to Protect Your Skin Against the Sun

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Summer means lots of construction projects, outdoor activities, and scalding sunshine. When you’re out on a job especially in the summer months, it’s essential to protect yourself. It’s not uncommon in the construction industry to take on a full week of outdoor tasks in 90+ degree heat. It can be especially dangerous if you are… Read More »

What You Need To Think About During a Labor Shortage

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                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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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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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 »

REPORT: Construction Hiring Slump Persists – Is Upskilling to Blame?

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A new report shows that upskilling is a highly practiced trait throughout the hiring process, but this practice is causing some serious consequences in many industries. The low unemployment makes it hard enough to bring in qualified construction recruits. Now, upskilling done in the post-recession economy has left few specialized workers available for your most… Read More »

2018 Construction Trends To Watch

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In 2018, innovation continues to grow and there are tons of new techniques, tactics, and technology to advance the construction industry. As a manager, you want to be on top of any new tips and tricks that can help you when managing a project or getting work done on site. CCS Construction Staffing is here… Read More »

How To Build a Rapport With Your Employees

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You’ve got a resume full of successful supervisory credits, completed trainings, and positive project outcomes. However, as a leader, certain soft skills will be just as important as your accomplishments on paper. Building relationships with your staff members is imperative to having a collaborative staff to coordinate on projects. If you’re having trouble developing these… Read More »

5 Strategies To Control Construction Costs

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Any project can go wrong. With a risky industry like construction, any seasoned worker knows that the work is subject to weather, disaster, and other hazards. When you’re running a construction operation, you always want to keep your costs as low as possible. It’s good for your business, good for your staff, and great for… Read More »

Interview Questions To Ask Construction Workers

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For your operation, it can be difficult to find the right job applicants to hire. Filling roles on a construction site is a challenge unique to this industry. You may not need a fancy degree for the job you need done, but you do need someone with certain capabilities. Finding a recruit that is diligent,… Read More »

Best Approach To Running a Lean Construction Business

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Construction Executive

In 2018, it’s more important than ever to focus on conservation. You may be thinking, how is it possible to run a lean construction business? Lean construction is a collaborative method of building some clients prefer, which aims to reduce time, money, and waste. Between sourcing materials and utilizing all the right parts, it can… Read More »