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UMCA & UA Local 140 Host HVAC-R Open House

HVACR contractors in association with the UA Local 140 hosted an open house and recruitment event for perspective employees at the Utah Career Center on Wednesday, March 20. Thirty-four perspective employees attended the event and had the opportunity to tour the Utah Career Center and their state-of-the-art facilities. Attendees met with some of the UMCA’s […]

Register Today For The April Course: Planning For Productivity

Join UMCA members at the Utah Career Center on Thursday, April 25th for a Planning For Productivity, with Tom Williams from 7AM-3:30PM. This seminar has been tailored to address successful companies, with the main objective being to reinforce existing actions driving toward success and introduce new opportunities. Several key concepts will be emphasized. The key […]

Registration Closing Soon For March Seminar

Registration is now open for the UMCA March Seminar “Perform Like A Boss: What Contractors Are Doing To Develop The Next Generation”. Join us on Thursday, March 14, 2019 from 12PM-4PM at the Utah Career Center. In this seminar attendees will discover the main difference between the exiting construction worker and the emerging construction worker. […]

DOPL License Contractor Renewal Year & Contractor Scholarship

As the UMCA continues the 2019 Spring Education series, we want to remind UMCA Contractor Members that this is a license renewal year. The Utah Department Occupational & Professional Licensing requires contractors to have earned 6 hours of continuing education between December 1, 2017 – November 30, 2019; with at least 3 of the hours […]

How to Make Sure a New Hire Feels Included from Day One

Beth was promoted to senior vice president at a Fortune 500 company. In addition to her existing responsibilities, she was given two new groups to manage. Overnight, her team doubled in size. Beth needed to hire senior executives to help manage her burgeoning division. Within five months, she had her senior management team in place: […]

Learn To Sharpen Your Negotiation Technique At February Seminar

Join the UMCA on Thursday, February 14th from 12PM- 4:30PM at the Utah Career Center for the February CE Course; Negotiations For Mechanical Contractors: Powerful Methods to Boost Your Success. Whether you’re a company principal, executive, or project manager-negotiations are critical to a project’s success. Even with years of experience, we’re often left with questions […]

Utah Career Center: Important Dates & Events

The Utah Career Center has released dates of upcoming Medical Gas Installer Recertification classes, Journeyman Brazing Class, and a Journeyman Orbital Welding Class. Space class is limited and you must call the Utah Career Center to register. The classes are as follows: Medical Gas Installer Recertification: Class 2/26/19 5pm-9pm. Test 3/4/19 6pm. Must be registered […]