Intern Needed

Mobile company seeking college student that would be interested in gaining experience (part time) in learning take offs for commercial bids.  This opportunity would provide a student “hands on” estimating experience that would be a valuable asset when applying for a job in the construction industry.  For more information, please contact Charlotte Kopf at 251-344-8220 or charlotte@agcmobile.org  

Position Wanted:

Office Manager/Accounts Manager with 32 years experience as “right hand” in small but very successful engineering/architectural firm seeking position.   Excellent knowledge in submittal and permitting process w/various municipalities and other gov’t. agencies. Experience as Full charge bookkeeper with knowledge of QuickBooks, incl. AP, AR, Payroll, Payroll tax returns.   In charge of all other daily office operations.   For more …

Vote FOR Mobile County’s Pay As You Go Road Program Referendum on November 8th

The November 8th Ballot will include Mobile County’s 2016-2018  “Pay As You Go” Road Program  Referendum.  As has become customary, MCRBA is undertaking an advertising campaign in an attempt to identify the importance of this referendum to the voters.  While this is very expensive, we feel this program is far too important to our industry  to chance losing it.  As a …

Deadline to Enter AlabamaAGC’s BuildSouth Awards is October 21st

The BuildSouth Awards competition is open to all Alabama AGC full and specialty contractor members. Projects are awarded in building construction, design/build, highway construction, international, construction management, heavy industrial construction and municipal utilities construction.  Deadline to enter is October 21st! Projects are judged on multiple criteria, including: •    Meeting the challenge of a difficult job •    Excellence in project management …

Alabama Business Confidence Survey Results

The Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce and the University of Alabama  have released  results from the Q4 Alabama Business Confidence Index survey. You may find statewide ABCI results from all four metro areas on ABCI’s website. Each quarter, the Chamber’s Partners for Growth Investors are invited to participate in this survey administered by the University of Alabama.   Mobile Section AlabamaAGC  receives this information …

New Construction Employee Safety Orientation Guidelines Developed by OSHA Alliance Program

Abstract: Developed by OSHA Alliance Program’s Construction Roundtable, this document is intended to be used by construction employers as minimum guidelines to conduct a site safety and health orientation for all new employees, including temporary workers and subcontractor employees. Publisher: OSHA Alliance Program Publication Date: 2016 Full Text URL: Link to URL Publication Types: Forms, Checklists, and etc.; Manuals, Policies, Guidelines, and Handbooks, …

CONSTRUCTION FIRMS ADD 23,000 EMPLOYEES IN SEPTEMBER AS SECTOR’S EMPLOYMENT HITS HIGHEST LEVEL SINCE THE END OF 2008 AMID STRONG DEMAND

News Release – AGC of America – October 7, 2016 Industry Officials Note the Sector’s Average Hourly Earnings Increased by 2.8 Percent for the Year as MostFirms Report Shortages of Qualified Workers, Number of Unemployed Workers Hits 16-Year Low for Month Construction employers added 23,000 jobs in September as employment in the sector hit the highest level since the end of …