On January 22nd, the Walbec Group will be partnering with WRTP/BIG STEP, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT), and the City and County of Racine to bring a recruitment and training event to Racine area residents. …Read on.
Chris Martinez is the founder and president of Dairyland Energy Solutions. 2018 marks the 20th year of the company which has worked on notable Milwaukee projects such as; Johnson Controls HQ, Northwestern Mutual, Miller Park among others. Chris has remained an active member of the building trades and currently serves on the Milwaukee Electrical Apprenticeship Board as well as current board president of the Plumbing Mechanical Contractors.
Wisconsin State Indentured Apprenticeship – Milwaukee J.A.T.C.
Cardinal Stritch University – Business Administration
Dartmouth College, Tuck School of Business – Executive Management
Wisconsin State Certified Master Electrician
Member of The Joint Apprenticeship Committee
Member of Butler Chamber of Commerce
Member of National Electrical Contractors Association
Member of The Milwaukee Metropolitan Association of Commerce
President of Plumbing & Mechanical Contractors
Past board member of Milwaukee Achiever Literacy Services
Past School Board President, St. Anthony Parish School
The date has been set for the 2018 Building Advantage Career Fair! Join us April 10th at the Waukesha Expo Center – meet trades professionals, participate in hands-on activities and discover the trade for you!
Please contact Anna Molinaro at email@example.com or 414-897-1146 to Register! and let us know how many students you will be bringing! This event is open to all area high schools.
Tony Mayrhofer is the Business Manager/Financial Secretary of Ironworkers Local 8. He was sworn into Ironworkers Local 8 on March 24, 1999. During his career as an Ironworker, he has proudly served Local 8 as an Instructor, Vice President, and Business Agent and served as Business Manager for the past four years. He is one of the first Business Managers within the International Association to develop a comprehensive 3 year Business Plan and has recently secured a $600,000.00 Supplemental Grant to expand training within Local 8. Under his leadership, Local 8 has been awarded the 2016 George E. Kratzer Award of Excellence from the International Association and has received the 2017 Lyle A Balistreri Outstanding Recognition Awards for Local of the year, Business Manager of the year and Business Agent of the year.
He served in the United States Army Reserve for 18 years and participated in three combat tours to Iraq and Afghanistan. In his spare time he enjoys cooking, canoeing and hiking with his girlfriend Kathryn.
It wasn’t too long ago that PMC/SMACCA hosted a speed interviewing session for area high school students interested in the skilled trades. Over 50 students attended the session, all hoping to be chosen for a year-long Youth Apprenticeship. …Read on.