We’re Hiring! Full-Time Administrative Assistant

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Manheim/Mount Joy area:  Construction trade association seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented individual with strong interpersonal skills to join its Education Team to provide full educational administrative assistance. Must have the ability to work independently, as well as collaboratively as part of a team, and under tight deadlines; have strong organizational …

Tips for Hiring the Right Personnel

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By: Eric Gurnsey, General Manager, Tradesmen International In the short time that I have been in a position of hiring office personnel, I have quickly learned that hiring slow is one of the best practices one can have. Creating and maintaining a prosperous environment will never be an exact science …

We’re Hiring! Part-Time Marketing & Communications Administrative Assistant

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Manheim/Mount Joy area:  Construction trade association seeks part-time (M-F, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.) marketing and graphic design support for the communications department. Will assist with creation and editing of marketing materials, both digital and print, for internal and external communications; perform basic website updates (training available); prep marketing e-blasts; …

State Budget Talks Collapse As Legislature Heads Home

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By: Brent Sailhamer, Director of Government Affairs, ABC Keystone  After more than three months, Republican lawmakers are still searching for viable solution to the Commonwealth’s unfinished budget, which has started to affect operations and the state’s financial standing. In late June, the Republican-controlled legislature passed a nearly $33 billion spending …

We’re Hiring! Government Affairs Coordinator

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Government Affairs Coordinator sought by local conservative construction trade association in Mount Joy area. Candidate will provide administrative and clerical support to the Director of Govt. Affairs and President-CEO regarding execution of all chapter government affairs programs. Successful candidate will assemble highly confidential and sensitive information, as well as engage …

ABC Keystone Celebrates Workforce Development During Careers in Construction Month

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October 2017 is “Careers in Construction Month” in Pennsylvania, and we invite you to join us at the following events as we celebrate the Construction Industry: Construction Wars Tuesday, October 17; Wednesday, October 18; Thursday, October 19 9 am – 1 pm each day ABC Keystone 135 Shellyland Road Manheim, …

State’s Fiscal Woes Hit Dire Straits

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By: Brent Sailhamer, Director of Government Affairs, ABC Keystone  In an interview earlier this week, Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati said, “we’re out of money and we’ve never been in this position before.”  That statement underscored the severity of a budget impasse that has dragged on for nearly three …