Event Calendar

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Industry Orientation Program - Interns - 6/11/2019

Start Date: 6/11/2019 8:30 AM CDT
End Date: 6/11/2019 4:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: MCA Knowledge Center

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

Event Website: http://mcakc.membershipsoftware.org/content.asp?contentid=129

Organization Name: MCA of Kansas City

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


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

Section 2The Kansas City Mechanical Contracting Market
Identify vertical markets in which Union Mechanical Contractors in Kansas City leverage their experience

Section 3: Construction vs Service
Construction vs Service Compare and contrast the Construction vs Service side of the Mechanical Contracting Industry.

Section 4: Vendors and Suppliers
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
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.