Streetcar worker recruitment meeting
Thursday, January 26, 2017
An informational and worker recruitment meeting is set for 8 a.m. to noon Thursday, January 26, 2017 at WRTP/BIG STEP, 3841 W. Wisconsin Ave. This event will provide information on The Milwaukee Streetcar project and other upcoming construction projects, training opportunities and career pathways into the building trades. Pre-registration at (414) 342-9787 is required to attend, and those registered must bring key items/documents and meet requirements (see link to flyer below for details).
Representatives from Kiewit Corp, the city's streetcar construction contractor, will be on hand to share information about the project and the skills and experience they will be looking for in the workers they will be likely hiring for construction activities. City of Milwaukee Residents Preference Program (RPP) candidates are strongly encouraged to attend, as The Milwaukee Streetcar project is the first of its kind in the U.S. to feature an RPP hiring component.
The flyer for the event may be viewed here.