1420 Creek Trail Dr.

Jefferson City, MO. 65109
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October 20, 2021 | 9am - 2pm

Jefferson City Jaycee Fairgrounds
1445 Fairgrounds Road, Jefferson City, Mo.

Build My Future is a one day interactive construction career day for high school students.

Students will have the opportunity to explore multiple career choices in the

industry and interact with construction professionals.

About Build My Future

Students, teachers, counselors, and administrators are invited to Build My Future, a construction Career Day & Industry Showcase. This is the 1st annual Construction Career Day & Industry Showcase presented by the HBA of Central Missouri and the AGC of Missouri. At Build My Future, you will learn about the education programs and employment opportunities available in the construction industry in the area. Come and experience hands-on learning labs, equipment demonstrations, and educational displays facilitated by industry professionals.

 

 

Who can attend?

High school students (grades 9-12)

What can students expect to learn?

Students will learn more about the variety of career opportunities in the construction industry and which opportunities need specialized training, college degrees and/or on the job training.

What can people expect to see or do while attending?

There will be hands-on activities in the construction industry. These activities could include operating equipment, framing, roofing, concrete flatwork, masonry work, etc.

How do you register for the event?

You will register for this exciting event through your individual school counselor. 

Who can I contact with questions about the event?

Rachel Andrews: 573.635.6001 rachel@hbacentralmo.com

Charlyce Ruth: 417.425.3390 cruth@agcmo.org

What to expect for your fun day:

The students spend the day interacting with individuals employed in the construction industry. Just a few of the activities that could be there include: making marshmallow guns out of PEX tubing, operating construction equipment, learning about 3d architecture, building brick walls, roofing dog houses, building dog houses, and the list goes on and on. But, the most important part of the day will be the conversations held.

Get involved, ask questions and start building your future TODAY!

The construction industry is as diverse as the structures it builds. Construction careers range from craft-level professionals, technical expert and project manager positions, to architects and engineers. A wide variety of skill sets are needed:

Location

Jefferson City Jaycee Fairgrounds
1445 Fairgrounds Road
Jefferson City, MO

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