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    Sunday, June 16, 2019
    Construction Training Program Tackles Shortage in Building Industry     In response to the North Bay’s high demand for skilled construction workers, the Marin Builders Association has again partnered with College of Marin, Canal Alliance, and CareerPoint Marin to bring construction training and job opportunities to students Marin.    The Education to Career (e2c) construction training program ...read more
    Categories: Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, Economic, Education, Safety and Training, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Press Release
    Monday, June 10, 2019
    Objective: To promote critical safety behaviors that minimize employee exposure to hazards Unsafe behaviors or decisions are usually contributing factors in incidents. Sometimes an unsafe behavior increases the severity of injuries; other times, it is simply a key determinant in causing the incident. While employers also have a large responsibility to control hazards for their employees, the ...read more
    Categories: Cornerstone Partner News, E- Communication - Toolkit Program, E-Communication - Newsletter, Education, Safety and Training
    Wednesday, June 05, 2019
    We would like to recognize and celebrate our wonderful REFERRAL PARTNERS!    Alan Aranha, Exchange Bank who referred Alyssa Wilcox, Heights Park Insurance ServicesMichael Wayne Jackson, Broker/Realtor, Coldwell Banker, who referred Tammy Hedberg, Marin Nutrition and Health,  ALIST, Inc., Amy Brayton, Green Hauling and Philip J. (Jeff) Terry, Partner, Carle, Mackie, Power & Ross, LLP Ann ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, E-Communication - Newsletter, General News Article, Marin Builders Association NEWS
    Monday, June 03, 2019
    Objective: To review critical safety principles related to safe forklift operationPoints to emphasize: Current employer training and certification is required. Complete the pre-operational checklist. Know your travel route. Drive with loads down. Know and do not exceed your load and weight capacity.Click here to download the complete training short in EnglishClick here to download the ...read more
    Categories: Cornerstone Partner News, E-Communication - Newsletter, E- Communication - Toolkit Program, Education, Safety and Training
    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
    Objective: To promote safe stair use behaviors to minimize fall risks Many falls occur on stairs. Employers are responsible to follow construction requirements to make stairs and handrails as safe as possible. However, employees also have a responsibility to use safe behaviors to minimize the risk of a fall.Click here to download the complete training short in EnglishClick here to download the ...read more
    Categories: E- Communication - Toolkit Program, Education, Safety and Training, Cornerstone Partner News, E-Communication - Newsletter
    Friday, May 24, 2019
    In partnership with several organizations, we are providing TWO opportunities for you to interview potential employees. In total, we have over 35 motivated, soon-to-be program graduates, many of them new job seekers seeking full-time positions in the construction industry. Employer space is limited: apply by filling out one of the applications below. There is a fee to participate in these events. ...read more
    Categories: Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, Economic, Education, Safety and Training, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 22, 2019
             It was a fantastic evening as over 75 design professionals, students, Marin Builders Association members, and welcomed guests gathered at the stunning Jack London & Bath, San Rafael showroom for an opportunity to connect and spark new business relationships. We are grateful for our wonderful hosts at Jack London Kitchen & Bath, San Rafael for offering delicious food, beverages and their ...read more
    Categories: Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, Event Related, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Press Release
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    Andrea Shukis of Vivant Marketing Group recently received the Duct Tape Marketing Certified Consultant designation demonstrating excellence, dedication and expertise in small business marketing. John Jantsch developed the Certified level to acknowledge consultants who place a heavy emphasis on the success factors of the Duct Tape Marketing System Methodology - some of the most thorough training ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Marin Builders Association NEWS, E-Communication - Newsletter, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    Objective: To reinforce safe work practices for handling compressed gas cylinders used in welding applications Compressed gas cylinders are a dangerous but necessary aspect of hot work. They may contain toxic, flammable, oxygen-displacing, or explosive materials, and can become projectiles if their contents are suddenly and uncontrollably released.Click here to download the complete training ...read more
    Categories: E- Communication - Toolkit Program, Education, Safety and Training, Papers/Research, Cornerstone Partner News, E-Communication - Newsletter, Marin Builders Association NEWS
    Thursday, May 16, 2019
    The 2019 annual awards will be presented on Thursday, June 6th at the Scholarship Awards, Past Presidents & Honorary Members Reception hosted at The Club Restaurant, McInnis Park Golf Center in San Rafael.   Scholarships were determined after an initial screening of applicants and interviews by an independent selection committee. The committee included Ken Lippi, Assistant Superintendent, Marin ...read more
    Categories: E-Communication - Newsletter, Education, Safety and Training, Human Interest, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Community, Fun Facts
    Wednesday, May 08, 2019
    An Apprenticeship Readiness Program North Bay TIP is a Certificated Apprenticeship Readiness Program that will introduce you to apprenticeship in the many “Building and Construction Trades”. This program will allow you to explore many trades and prepare you with the skills and confidence needed to successfully apply and enter a state registered trade apprenticeship that is right for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Safety and Training, Fun Facts, Human Interest, E-Communication - Newsletter, Event Related, General News Article
    Monday, November 05, 2018
    Introducing the North Bay Construction Corps Class of MarinSponsored by the Mario Ghilotti Family Foundation This program aims to place twenty well trained and prepared high school seniors directly into the construction industry with local Marin Builders Association firms at the end of each class cycle.We are recruiting students now to take part in Marin's first class cohort beginning in January ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cornerstone Partner News, E-Communication - Newsletter, Economic, Education, Safety and Training, Fun Facts, General News Article, Green Building - Sustainability, Human Interest, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 09, 2018
    PRESS RELEASE  CONTACT: Rick Wells Chief Executive Officer  415.462.1220 rick@marinbuilders.com   CONTACT: Don Jeppson Chief Building Official     415.485.3357 Don.Jeppson@cityofsanrafael.org  City of San Rafael to Publish Report from Marin Builders Association on Permit Customer Satisfaction   In partnership with the Marin Builders Association and the Marin Economic Forum, the City ...read more
    Categories: Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, General News Article, Papers/Research, Advocacy and Legislation, E-Communication - Advocacy, Economic, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Press Release
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