About NCCER

NCCER develops standardized construction and maintenance curricula and assessments with portable credentials. These credentials are tracked through NCCER’s National Registry which allows organizations and companies to track the qualifications of their craft professionals and/or check the qualifications of possible new hires. The National Registry also assists craft professionals by maintaining their records in a secure database.

Monthly Archives: November 2014

Building Long-Term Construction Careers

By Jim Hanna, Executive Director for Construction, Fabrication and Craft Services for Fluor

Reflecting on Careers in Construction last month, I’m reminded of a longtime Fluor employee who just celebrated his 50-year anniversary with the company. Imagine what he’s seen in […]

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    Making the Transition: How My Military Experience Led to a Career in Construction

Making the Transition: How My Military Experience Led to a Career in Construction

By Josh Hunt, Lead Journeyman Electrician at ISC Constructors, LLC

When I joined the Navy Seabees, otherwise known as the U.S. Navy Construction Battalion, I was a 19-year-old college dropout who knew very little about them. As soon as I […]

November 12th, 2014|Build Your Future|1 Comment|

Top 11 Reasons Why Contractors Should Hire Veterans

By Chris Newton, HR Recruiting Specialist for ISC Constructors, LLC

Each year, between 240,000 and 360,000 service members separate from the military. The U.S. has the most highly trained military force in the world, sustained by individuals who have skill […]

November 5th, 2014|Build Your Future|0 Comments|