Virtual Builders Exchange Reports on the Construction Industry Hiring Veterans to Address Skilled Labor Shortages

12/27/2017 8:15:53 AM

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates the construction industry will need to add 1.6 million jobs over the next four years. However, some construction employers have been hampered by a shortage of skilled labor. A recent workforce survey from the Associated General Contractors of America showed 69 percent of Texas contractors report having difficulty finding qualified workers.

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Orion hire Daniel Canizales speaks to KXAN-TV about his new career in the Homebuilding Industry

11/15/2017 12:23:27 PM

In July of this year, KXAN-TV, an NBC affiliate in Austin, Texas, reported on a growing workforce shortage in the homebuilding industry amidst a boom in the industry. Orion is proud to be a part of the solution to this problem, as Veterans are a natural fit for homebuilding, and companies are actively seeking to hire military to help alleviate the workforce crunch felt as the demand for new homes increases.

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Industry Spotlight: Veterans in Construction

8/30/2017 9:43:04 AM

Here at Orion, we have helped more than 1000 veterans begin exciting new civilian careers in the construction industry.

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Construction Business Owner Magazine - The Benefits of Hiring Veterans

8/9/2017 4:44:23 PM

Orion CEO Mike Starich had the opportunity to write an article for Construction Business Owner Magazine about the benefits of hiring Veterans in the construction industry and a step-by-step guide to implementing an effective Veteran Hiring program.

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Las Vegas Review-Journal Covers Veterans in Construction at CONEXPO-CON/AGG

3/15/2017 8:47:26 AM

Las Vegas Review-Journal reporter Todd Prince authored an article titled “Veterans on the hunt for jobs at Las Vegas construction expo” after attending CONEXPO-CON/AGG, the construction industry's largest global gathering. 

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