Construction Workforce Coalition Bringing together contractors and organizations to align and support construction workforce development Workforce development is an industry-wide issue, much larger than AGC can manage alone. The Construction Workforce Coalition convenes a variety of workforce stakeholders from across the region to coordinate and align projects, resources, and new initiatives. Stakeholders include general contractors, subcontractors, industry associates, workforce investment boards, registered apprenticeship, pre-apprenticeship, community colleges, high schools, school districts, and community-based organizations. The Construction Workforce Coalition Charter, can be viewed here. The Construction Workforce Coalition is open to both AGC members and non-members. The group meets every other month at AGC’s office in Wilsonville. During the COVID pandemic the group is meeting virtually via zoom. Please check AGC’s Event Calendar for the date and time of the next meeting. To learn more or become a member contact Aaron Bouchane. Coalition Leadership Chair: Stacy Lewallen, Lease Crutcher Lewis Vice Chair: Juan Coronel, Free Agent PDX AGC staff: Aaron Bouchane, 503-685-8304 Resources Below are relevant workforce development resources shared or discussed by Coalition members at past meetings. January 14, 2021 Construction Workforce Coalition Agenda Zoom Meeting Recording (Sorry – we forgot!) Zoom Meeting Chat Update on Education Initiatives Topics include: Educator Externship, Work-Based Learning, Badging, Employability Skills, Transeo PowerPoint Presentation Video about Transeo For additional information regarding these topics, please contact Frosti Adams, AGC or Cherie Clark, Willamette ESD Regional Construction Workforce Development Updates East Cascade Works (Region include 10 counties from Hood River to the Klamath Basin) East Cascades Works Facebook East Cascades Works LinkedIn For more information contact Stefanie Siebold, East Cascades Works Rogue Valley Medford Pre-Apprenticeship for Construction Trades (MPACT) Video Program Flyer For more information contact Hal Jones, Medford School District Rogue Workforce Partnership RogueCareers.org RogueCareers Facebook Page RogueCareers Instagram Page Rogue Careers YouTube Channel For more information contact Greg Thweatt, Rogue Workforce Partnership Rogue Valley Trades Training Center Program Flyer For more information contact Shawn Wonnacott, Rogue Valley Trades Training Center Lane County NCCER Trade Skills Fundamentals Presentation For more info contact Lyle Lang, Lane Workforce Partnership, Shareen Vogel, Lane ESD, or Lee Kounovsky, Lane ESD National Association of Minority Contractors – Oregon Chapter, Partnership Update Safe from Hate – Contractor Coalition Meeting Zoom Link For more information contact Nate McCoy, NAMC Santiam Rebuild Coalition For more information contact Nick Harville, SEDCOR Roundtable Portland Workforce Alliance Career Expo Become an Exhibitor Become a Sponsor Portland YouthBuilders Application Open Rosendin Foundation November 18, 2020 Construction Workforce Coalition Meeting: Zoom Meeting Recording (Shared Via Dropbox Link) Zoom Meeting Chat Careers in Construction Month National Initiative AGC/NAMC/PPS Virtual Recordings Rogue Valley Swag Bag National Apprenticeship Week National Initiative AGC/WESD/Free Agent PDX Videos Oregon Department of Education: CTE Funding Presentation Perkins V Allowable & Unallowable Costs Middle School Career Exploration & Guidance Pilot Middle School Career Exploration & Guidance Pilot Project Application to Participate Oregon CTE Policy Guidebook REL Northwest: CTE in Oregon REL Northwest: CTE in Oregon Infographic 2019-20 Projected Expenditures – High Success Funds 2019-21 Biennial Projected Expenditures in Focus Areas CTE Allowable Spending Side-by-Side Heavy Highway Apprentice Support Program Information Contact Penny Painter for more info Building Futures Magazine Fall 2020 Issue Portland Youth Builders Enrollment and Application September 16, 2020 Coalition Meeting: Construction Workforce Coalition Meeting Zoom Meeting Recording (Shared Via Dropbox Link) Zoom Meeting Chat October 1 Respectful Workplace Training Convening Event Registration Link Positive Jobsite Culture Pledge – Safe from Hate AGC Communication & Marketing Plan Quinn Thomas Study: Understanding the Opportunities in Construction Oregon Connections – Nepris Meeting Presentation For more info contact Penny Jahraus Careers in Construction Month October 6 Industry Day Flyer October 13 Apprenticeship Day Flyer Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Conversation with Frewine Kiros offered by Construction Financial Management Association Registration Link Portland Youth Builders Pre-apprenticeship Recruitment Accessing Union Apprenticeship – October 22 Event Registration In4All STEM Connect Business Recruitment Contact Matt Gross for more info Southern Oregon Trade Careers Expo – 2021 Building Futures Magazine Website Watts Heating Cooling has Indoor Air Filters For more information call or text the number found on their website June 10, 2020 Coalition Meeting: Skilled Trades: Construction Apprenticeship Foundations Skilled Trades: Resumes and Portfolios Regional Respectful Workplace Models Review Committee UI Claims Washington State & Clark County – Oregon Employment Department does not disaggregate residential vs non-residential data. NW College of Construction Virtual General Information Sessions NW College of Construction Apprenticeship Videos Construction Career Map Need more information? Contact Aaron Bouchane, AGC's workforce and professional development manager, for more information.