Posts Tagged: Construction Industry Staffing Firm

Resume Tip: Be Specific With Your Accomplishments

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Job seekers know the importance of creating the ideal resume. But most don’t know the secret to a perfect set of application materials: specifics. Only novice candidates think that a longer resume holds more merit than a concise one. If you’re looking for a new position, it’s essential to make sure your employer knows precisely… Read More »

Top 3 Skills Needed to Be a Successful Electrician

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Honing your construction skills for a specific craft is a lot of work. Your construction abilities can come in handy if you want to transition into a career as an electrician. But it takes more than some hard work to be a successful electrician. These are the top three tools you’ll need in your belt… Read More »

5 Essential Skills Needed to Become A Construction Worker

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The construction industry demands a high level of dedication. It takes many qualities to stand out as a construction worker, but here are the top five we look for when screening for talent. If you want to get a premium gig on a work site, you’ll need to show these five essential skills in an… Read More »

Reducing Turnover With Young Employees

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The hard-working construction industry conquers many obstacles, but one of the biggest issues facing managers is employee turnover. Young laborers are leaving their post and even the industry at a troubling rate. This is problematic because thousands of baby boomers are retiring without replacements, and talent becomes scarce quickly. We’re here to help you reduce… Read More »

How To Evaluate Candidate Referrals When Hiring

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CCS Construction Staffing

Referral programs can be terrific for employers. When you’ve got a great staff providing hiring suggestions, selecting candidates becomes much simpler. However, it puts you in a tough position. Can you trust your staff to refer the best people for the job? Here’s how you can evaluate potential hires when referred by your team. Evaluate… Read More »

Top Traits to Look For in a Great Boss

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Construction Executive

On the job hunt? We all know that getting a position is all about finding the right fit. But sometimes that match is less about the specific role and more about who you’ll report to. Here are our top traits you should seek in a boss. Active Listener As an employee, you need a supervisor… Read More »

Tips to Becoming an Electrician

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CCS Construction Staffing

Trades in the construction industry gain many advantages. Increased pay, rewarding assignments, and abundant opportunities are just a few benefits of specializing in a specific facet of construction work. Training to become an electrician takes several years and a lot of hard work, but any professional can tell you there are many benefits to this… Read More »

Why You Should Consider Relocating For a Work Opportunity

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Construction Staffing

Relocation is an opportunity afforded to a worker for many different reasons. Whether your company is moving or you’re being assigned elsewhere, it’s important to evaluate all perspectives. Additionally, you may be considering relocation because you’ve been offered a new position, or you may be expanding your job search to find a new position in… Read More »

How Can You Control Construction Project Costs

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Construction Staffing

Overwhelmed by costs? We understand the struggle of trying to perfect the bidding balancing act. You want to pitch a great bid that wins over your client, but it can be difficult to keep costs low throughout a project. Once the work begins, managing cash flow can seem overwhelming. Here’s how you can deliver high… Read More »

How to Work Around the Labor Shortage

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Construction Executive

Demand for commercial construction projects is high, but the labor market starts looking pretty picked over in July. Since the recession, it’s been challenging for many managers to recruit qualified workers. Not enough millennials are entering the field to replace retiring baby boomers. If you’re looking to fully equip your construction workforce for future projects,… Read More »