Event Calendar

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Industry Orientation Program - January 30, 2020

Start Date: 1/30/2020 8:30 AM CST
End Date: 1/30/2020 3:30 PM CST

Venue Name: MCA Knowledge Center

Location:
10955 Lowell Avenue, Suite 1050
Overland Park, KS  United States  66210

Event Website: https://www.mcakc.org/industryorientation

Organization Name: MCAKC

Contact:
Jacki Conn
Email: jconn@mcakc.org
Phone: 913-948-9200



Space is limited!  Register Early!

About
The Industry Orientation Program is a one-day seminar that provides employees new to the mechanical contracting industry with foundational knowledge about the profession. Led by local professionals in the mechanical contracting industry, this seminar includes group discussion and small group interaction to educate participants on what it takes to thrive in this industry.

Attendee
This program is designed for those new to the mechanical contracting industry.  New employees (any position), students, recent graduates, and interns will all benefit from this “Intro to Mechanical Contracting”.

Goals
  • Help new employees identify their role in, and contribution to, your business.
  • Gain knowledge of the mechanical contractor’s business culture.
  • Connect with industry peers to build a professional network.
  • Educate, excite, and engage new employees about the MCAKC community.

Objectives

After completing this program, participants will be able to:
 
Section 1: Union Mechanical Contracting Industry
Bob Looman – Executive Director MCAKC

Discuss the difference between Union vs Non-Union Mechanical Contracting businesses.

Section 2: The Kansas City Mechanical Contracting Market
Kollin Knox – President – P1 Group, Inc.

Identify vertical markets in which Union Mechanical Contractors in Kansas City leverage their experience
 
Section 3: Construction vs Service
Clay Daniels – President – U.S. Engineering, Service

Compare and contrast the Construction vs Service side of the Mechanical Contracting Industry.

Section 4: Vendors and Suppliers
Ryan Epstein – Sales Manager – Johnson and White Sales

Explain the manufacturing and supplier relationship in our industry and where products come from and how they get to the job site.

Section 5: The MCA of Kansas City: Utilizing our Services
Bob Looman – Executive Director MCAKC

Utilize the MCAKC to support career goals and leverage learning opportunities.

Lunch is provided.

Target Audience: 
Anyone new to the mechanical contracting industry. 
CEUs:
.7
 
Tuition
This program is offered at no charge to Signatory Contractors and Associate Members of the MCAKC.  

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations for all MCAKC events must be received at least 2 business days prior to the event by email to cpaulson@mcakc.org or by phone at 913-948-9200. Cancellations received after this time will be assessed a $100 cancellation fee.