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2024 Northern Construction Career Day

An Interactive High School Career Event for the Construction Industry

Northwest Washington Construction Career Day introduces and inspires high school students from Whatcom, Skagit, and Island counties to explore careers in the construction industry.

This free event was held on Thursday, May 23, 2024 at the NW WA Fairgrounds in Lynden.

Eligibility:   High School Juniors & Seniors

The construction industry employs more than 286,600 people in Washington State. Today’s construction industry offers the future workforce a vast array of career pathways that provide high wages and opportunities for personal and professional growth.

AGC WA District Manager and host, Lance Calloway, Rep. Alicia Rule (D) 42nd Legislative District, guest

Workstations Featured:

Outdoor Heavy Equipment
Students have the opportunity to operate rigs, tools, and equipment under the guidance of operators and apprentices.

Indoor Hands-On Construction Activities
Students can try their hand at activities such as laying mortar on brick, survey map reading, or operating a crane simulator. They will be introduced to local education programs, industry associations, apprenticeship training programs, etc. These organizations offer short sessions about their programs and support services.