Adam Ruff of Price Electric Tradesmen International is pleased to congratulate Adam Ruff of Price Electric on being named the 2017 Craft Professional of the Year by Associated Builders and Contractors. This prestigious award is given out annually to a field employee who is a master of their skill, is a strong leader and demonstrates […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
A Dedicated Tradesmen Employee Since 2011 Please join us in saying congratulations to this months spotlight employee Jeff Blume, a project coordinator out of our Tacoma, WA office. Jeff began his career with Tradesmen in 2011 as one of our skilled carpenters working through our Seattle office, before relocating to Tacoma 3 years later. He loved the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Each Has a Chance to Earn the Construction Industry’s Top Individual Honor Earlier, we shared the criteria, the process and the prizes involved in becoming the ABC Craft Professional of the Year. Now, we wanted to take a deeper dive into the backgrounds and motivations of the four finalists. Each is an exemplary standard for […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Meet the Four CPOY Contenders The Craft Professional of the Year, announced each year during ABC Workforce Week, is one of the most prestigious awards in the construction industry and a major accomplishment for the deserving craft professional who takes home the prize. This year, the entrants have been narrowed down to four worthy contenders. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Thank You, Active Duty National Guard Reservist, Robert Bond and Carlos Veloz A big Tradesmen Thank You to Robert Bond and Carlos Veloz, two active duty National Guard Reservists, who work out of our Burlington and Seattle offices. Carlos took some much appreciated time out of his demanding schedule to nominate us for the Patriotic […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Because few job sites stay the same day to day The dynamics of a job site are ever changing and the ability to identify hazards and potential hazards is crucial –for your safety and that of your co-workers. By taking time to assess the jobsite or the task at hand, you can identify, evaluate and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Our Safety Culture is Award Winning! Great news from our Cleveland offices. The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Northern Ohio Chapter awarded Tradesmen International with the 2016 Gold STEP Award. The award, granted by ABC National, recognizes companies that demonstrate the highest commitment to implementing effective safety programs. Tradesmen is a multi-year recipient. The Cleveland field office and Gretchen Fri, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The alternative energy market is booming, with wind and solar farms springing up across the country and construction projections expected to continue to surge for the foreseeable future as the methods become for affordable and therefore feasible. The industry is not without its risks, given the aerial nature of the job. OSHA indicates there have […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Which States Project the Most New Construction Through 2017? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, who pull information from State & Local sources to determine employment data, a few states around the country are projected to begin or continue short term construction growth through 2017 as evidenced by projected growth in construction labor jobs. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
While it’s difficult to predict the future, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, which pulls information from State & Local sources to determine long and short term employment data, provides information allowing hiring managers and job seekers the ability to make educated decisions. Looking at their most recent projections for common and rapidly growing fields, here […]Continue Reading... No Comments.