National Labor Relations Board's independent contractor ruling called 'employer friendly'

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While misclassification of workers as independent contractors is not a violation of the National Labor Relations Act, employers still need to classify their workers correctly

Sunbelt Rentals Named Military Friendly Employer

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Viqtory, a military marketing agency, has named Sunbelt Rentals as one of its top Military Friendly Employers. “We’re

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Construction Employment Increases in 218 Metros

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Construction employment grew in 218, or 61 percent, out of 358 metro areas between March 2018 and March 2019, declined in 83 (23 percent) and was unchanged in 57, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Construction Employment Rises by 7,000 In September

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Construction employment increased by 7,000 jobs in September, and 156,000 or 2.1 percent, over the past 12 months, while the number of unemployed jobseekers reached a record low for September, according to the Associated General Contractors of America.

Construction Employment Up 14,000 Jobs in August

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Construction employment increased by 14,000 jobs in August and by 177,000, or 2.4 Construction employment percent, over the last 12 months.

Construction Employment Continues Its Rise

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About 10,000 construction jobs were added in October, bringing the 12-month increase to 148,000 new jobs in construction, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. AGC officials said demand for construction is being undermined by uncertainty

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Employment Opportunities In The Construction Industry

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Here, you will also read about the primary and top employers in the construction industry. The employers in the construction industry play a significant role in hiring the construction workers from lower level skilled workers to higher level construction officers.

Construction Employment Increases in 244 Out of 358 Metro Areas

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Construction employment grew in 244, or 68 percent, out of 358 metro areas between September 2018 and September 2019, declined in 61 and was unchanged in 53, according to the Associated General Contractors of America.

Technology Employment Grew In 43 States Last Year

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Read: Technology Employment Grew In 43 States Last Year at BusinessFacilities.com. California led the pack as more than 260,000 new technology jobs were created in the U.S. in 2018, according to CompTIA Cyberstates 2019 report.

Construction Employment Increases in 2018 amid Strong Demand

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Construction employment grew in 273 out of 358 metro areas between December 2017 and December 2018, declined in 37 and was unchanged in 48, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

Construction Employment Rises by 7K in September Amidst Tight Labor Market

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Construction employment increased by 7,000 jobs in September and by 156,000, or 2.1%, over the past 12 months, while the number of unemployed jobseekers with construction experience reached a record low for September, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. The post Construction Employment Rises by 7K in September Amidst Tight Labor Market appeared first on Construction Superintendent.

Construction Employment Increases in 40 States Since 2018

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Forty states added construction jobs between July 2018 and July 2019, while construction employment increased in 25 states from June to July.

Construction Employment Reaches 10-Year High

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AGC reports construction employment increased by 13,000 jobs in June and by 282,000 jobs over the past year, reaching a 10-year high, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America.

Construction Employment Increases in December

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Construction employment grew in 273 out of 358 metro areas between December 2017 and 2018, declined in 37, and was unchanged in 48, according to the Associate General Contractors of America (AGC).

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Construction Employment Reaches 10-Year High, Industry Unemployment Sets Record Low

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Construction employment increased by 19,000 jobs in July and by 303,000 jobs over the past year, reaching a 10-year high, and the industry’s unemployment rate and level hit an all-time low, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America.

Construction Employment Dips in December

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Construction employment slipped by 3,000 jobs in December, while average hourly earnings accelerated, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Economic News AGC Census Bureau Construction Employment

Construction Employment Jumps in February

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Construction employment increased by 58,000 jobs in February to the highest level since November 2008 with gains in both residential and nonresidential segments, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America.

Construction Employment Climbs Between June 2016, 2017

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The post Construction Employment Climbs Between June 2016, 2017 appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News AGC Construction Employment skilled shortage

Employer or employee: Who's to blame for OSHA violations?

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If a contractor has trained its employees on safety rules and a few workers refuse to follow procedures, it sometimes comes down to individual worker misconduct

Construction Employment Climbs by 52K in January to 11-Year Peak

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Construction employment increased by 52,000 jobs in January and by 338,000 jobs, or 4.7 The post Construction Employment Climbs by 52K in January to 11-Year Peak appeared first on Construction Superintendent.

The benefits of employing drones in construction

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Mike Danielak of Skyward says use cases are emerging that offer business value and competitive advantage for construction companies with drone programs

44 States See Construction Employment Increases

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Officials said the employment gains may not last without an increase in the number of people trained for construction careers.

Employment Increases in 42 States Since June 2018

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Forty-two states added construction jobs between June 2018 and June 2019, while construction employment increased in 30 states from May to June, according to the Associated General Contractors of America.

Construction Employment Increases in August 2016, 2017 Year-Over-Year

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Construction employment increased in 274 out of 358 metro areas between August 2016 and August 2017, declined in 52 and stagnated in 32, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

U.S. Employers Remain Positive About Hiring In Q4 2017

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employers (21 percent) plan to add staff in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to the latest ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey. employers surveyed, 71 percent expect to maintain their headcounts; just six percent expect workforce reductions, and two percent are unsure.

Employers Remain Focused On Hiring Veterans

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A new survey finds that 37 percent of employers will actively recruit for U.S. Read Employers Remain Focused On Hiring Veterans on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Daily News Featured Surveys & Research Workforce Training / Skilled Workforce Armed Services CareerBuilder employers Employment Hiring Survey veteran's day veterans Workforce Development

Construction Employment Stalls in June

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Association officials said the lack of available qualified workers for firms to hire appears to be holding back employment growth and urged Congress to pass legislation to reform and increase funding for career and technical education. Economic News eNews AGC Construction Employment

Construction Employment Increases by 4,000 Jobs in May

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Construction employment increased by 4,000 jobs in May and by 215,000, or 3.0 percent, over the past 12 months, while the number of unemployed jobseekers with construction experience fell to a record low, according to the Associated General Contractors of America. The construction industry

Immigration status concerns for employers remain high

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Employers in the construction and other industries said the Trump administration has brought relief on several fronts, but also exacerbated other concerns, according to a new report

Developing A Safety Culture In Multi-Employer Worksites

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Known as Multi-Employer Worksites, projects of this size often include employees from companies specializing in concrete, steel erection, mechanical, andelectrical working side by side. In Multi-Employer Worksites, safety practices can differ depending on the trade and the individual.

Construction Employment Increases in 39 States, D.C. from September 2018-September 2019

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Thirty-nine states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between September 2018 and September 2019, while construction employment increased in 28 states from August to September, according to a recent analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data. The post Construction Employment Increases in 39 States, D.C. Economic News AGC Construction Employment skilled trades worker shortage

Construction Employment Falters in August

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Employment in the heavy and civil engineering sector fell for the fourth time. The post Construction Employment Falters in August appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News ABC Construction Employment U.S. WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S.

Construction employment declines by 15,000 jobs in March

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The ABC said that trade tensions with China and other Trump administration policies could be impacting employment growth

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Independent contractors now a big question mark in California after employment bill passes

Construction Dive

The move will likely reduce the amount construction firms working in the state can rely on short-term independent contractors for labor needs

Construction Employment Increases in 39 States, D.C. from August 2018 to August 2019

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Thirty-nine states added construction jobs between August 2018 and August 2019, while construction employment increased in 29 states from July to August, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data. “Even more states probably would have posted gains in construction employment if firms could find enough people to hire,” said Ken Simonson, the association’s chief economist.

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Construction Employment Increases in 39 States, D.C. September 2018-September 2019

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Thirty-nine states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between September 2018 and September 2019, while construction employment increased in 28 states from August to September, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data. The post Construction Employment Increases in 39 States, D.C.

Construction employment increases in 250 out of 358 metros from April 2018 to April 2019

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Construction employment grew in 250 out of 358 metro areas between April 2018 and April 2019, declined in 53 and was unchanged in 55, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Employment Screening Company Moving To Missouri

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As a technology-enabled third party administrator, Alere eScreen® solutions provide next-generation employment screening applications for drug testing and occupational health services. eScreen, Inc., a subsidiary of Alere Inc., is moving its headquarters to Kansas City, MO.

Construction Employment Increases in 43 States in Last 12 Months

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Association officials noted that the despite the relatively widespread increase in construction employment, most states are still significantly below peak construction employment levels. Economic News AGC Construction Employment Labor Department

U.S. Employers Plan To Increase Staff In Q2

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employers expect the hiring pace to remain positive in Q2 2017 with 22 percent of employers planning to add staff between April and June, according to the ManpowerGroup. Employers Plan To Increase Staff In Q2 on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Read U.S.