Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Honoring the Men and Women Who Build Pa

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Honoring the Men and Women Who Build Pa

Article excerpt

On Labor Day, we honor the men and women who build our communities, cities and states. From roads to bridges, schools and municipal buildings, Pennsylvania's construction industry has contributed to our local development, advancement and strength for decades. And the construction industry builds people, too, by prioritizing well-paying jobs, professional advancement and lifelong learning.

Associated Builders and Contractors has been setting the standard for excellence in construction since 1950, and workforce development remains one of our strategic goals. Our chapters have set up more than 800 apprenticeship, craft and safety programs across the United States, and our members invest $1.1 billion annually to educate more than 475,000 employees. We also champion on-the-job instruction and re-skilling programs, which allow workers to obtain stackable and portable credentials recognized at any job site in the country. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.