Apprenticeship programs actively recruiting to meet construction demand

David Rutledge, Assistant Business Manager for the Southeast Laborers District Council, joined the America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss how the construction market is heating up and what apprenticeship programs are doing to attract talent to meet the increased demand.

He also talked about the negotiation process for workers at Vanderbilt University and how the Laborers International Union of North America (LiUNA) is fighting for an increased living wage for its members. Continue reading