We’ve Expanded to Ohio!

NCW is expanding into Ohio!

With a growing base of customers in the Ohio marketplace, NCW has hired Geoff Ulrey, a seasoned industry professional with over 15 years of experience in MEP, HR / Recruiting, and a first hand experience as a carpenter/millwright.

2014-09-26T17:04:51+00:00 September 26th, 2014|Recent News|

Matt Ferguson & Ashley Kutch Complete ABC Construction MBA Program

Screen shot 2014-04-17 at 12.59.59 PMMatt Ferguson, Field Manager and Ashley Kutch, Director of Business Development, recently completed the Ohio Valley ABC Construction MBA Program. The program was a nine month course designed for the construction industry, teaching about the construction business. The class met monthly and went over topics such as: strategic planning, writing a business plan, banking, bonding, insurance, workman’s comp, legal issues and ethics, safety, and construction finance and accounting. Both Matt and Ashley were awarded an award of excellence for their leadership at the Ohio Valley ABC Awards Banquet in April of 2014.

2014-04-17T17:02:00+00:00 April 17th, 2014|Recent News|

NCW Supports Miracle Place

Screen shot 2014-03-10 at 4.48.07 PMNational Construction Workforce has agreed to partner with other local contractors and developers in an effort to expand facilities at The Miracle Place. The  Miracle Place has been in existence for nearly fourteen years. Miracle Place offers educational opportunities and cultural experiences for various age groups. The Sisters of Providence who operate its facilities believe that by bringing together neighbors for neighborhood activities and celebrations, a sense of community is established; trust and good will are strengthened. On a daily basis, the facility offers services such as study groups, after school mentoring programs and food pantry assistance.

Specifically, NCW is going to be donating electrical labor to the construction of the new facilities. We have also offered services to allow them to expand upon and maintain their current community garden. As these projects take a more definite shape, we will be looking for potential mentors and volunteers for the gardening operation, and will reach out to available electricians within our workforce for assignment on the construction project. Stay tuned!

2014-03-10T20:50:27+00:00 March 10th, 2014|Recent News|

NCW establishes multi-family training facility within S Florida office

Looking to expand upon its growing business in the S Florida marketplace, NCW has developed a training program specific to multifamily electrical work.  The training will be performed within NCW’s Lauderdale office and will utilize a fully framed two bedroom condo unit, material identification boards, a built-to-scale slab deck model and other miscellaneous hands on workstations.  Construction of the facilities will be completed within the next two weeks, with training beginning in March.

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2014-02-14T21:41:15+00:00 February 14th, 2014|Recent News, Training Facility|

Matt Ferguson Completes ASHE Training

Screen shot 2014-02-03 at 9.27.44 PMRecently, Matt Ferguson (an NCW Field Manager) completed ASHE (American Society of Healthcare Engineering) training which gained new certification for NCW.

The American Society of Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) certificate proves that the certification holder has been properly trained to work in health care construction environment. Among other topics covered, a focal point was on the latest compliance issues in health care construction, as well as understanding and learning what owners, staff and patients expect from construction workers in the health care environment.

2014-02-04T02:28:57+00:00 January 28th, 2014|Healthcare, Recent News|

Indianapolis International Airport Solar Project

Challenge: Indianapolis International Airport needed mechanical labor for the new installation of the solar field.

Our Solution: NCW successfully provided mechanical labor for phase 1 of the new installation of a solar field at the IIA. Working for a major national renewable energy contractor, and under a compressed schedule, NCW aided in the projects successful completion of the 12.5MW solar field, which was activated on October 18th. NCW is current working on development of a targeted training program for solar installations, and is currently in the process of negotiating multiple additional contracts to provide labor in this space.

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2013-10-29T14:01:24+00:00 October 29th, 2013|Mechanical, Recent News, Solar|

National Construction Workforce & Lebanon High School to Co-Host Career and Technical Fair

National Construction Workforce has teamed up with Lebanon Senior High School to host a Career and Technical Fair aimed at presenting high school students with non-traditional post-high school options. These options include both employment with companies anxious to hire directly from high school, or trade and vocational schools aimed at a quicker assimilation into the workforce. Targeted industries include:

    • Manufacturing
    • Automotive
    • Construction
    • Culinary Arts
    • Medical
    • Cosmetology
    • Early Childhood Education

The event will be hosted at Lebanon High School on 10/16/13, from 6-8pm. Lebanon High School is located at 510 Essex Drive, Lebanon, IN 46052. Raffle prizes will be given away to attending students throughout the night. A networking hour for participating organizations will be hosted by NCW from 5-6pm prior to the arrival of students.

Interested parties can direct inquiries to lhstigerscareers@gmail.com and fill out the Presenting Organizations Form here.

2013-08-20T16:19:31+00:00 August 20th, 2013|Recent News, Training|

NCW Awarded an SEF Training Grant by IEDC

The Skills Enhancement Fund (SEF) Training Grant has been awarded in exchange for NCW’s commitment to continue to enhance our workforce development and training efforts. The Skills Enhancement Fund (SEF) provides assistance to businesses to support training and upgrading skills of employees required to support new capital investment. The grant may be provided to reimburse a portion (typically 50%) of eligible training costs over a period of two full calendar years from the commencement of the project.

Both the grant, and NCW’s training initiatives are driven by the ultimate goal of creating long-term construction jobs in Indiana. The SEF Training Grant will allow NCW to upgrade our tools and training equipment, facilities and computer hardware. NCW also will be focused on more advance training for our instructors.

2014-01-14T16:29:39+00:00 August 20th, 2013|Recent News, Training Facility|