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Construction Career Day

View 2019 Construction Career Day Video 

(by Chad Colson, Ray Black & Son)


Approximately 1,500 students attended Construction Career Day on September 12, 2019 at MSU Cherry Expo Center.  They experienced hands-on introductions to the wide variety of career opportunities in the world of construction. 




AGC of Western Kentucky


Bill Adams Construction, Inc.

Clearly Construction, Inc.

Department of Housing, Buildings and Construction

Distinctive Building Products

Federal Materials Concrete Co.

Hilti, Inc.

Hypertherm, Inc.

Hobart Institute of Welding Technology

Indiana/KY/Ohio Carpenter & Millwright JATF

Ironworkers Local 782

Jim Smith Contracting Co.

Kentucky Association of Master Contractors

KY Dept. of Ed./Office of Career & Technical Education

KY Laborers Joint Apprenticeship & Training

Lehigh Cement - BRIXMENT

M.P. Lawson Construction, LLC

Murray Electric System

Murray State University Institute of Engineering

Murray State College of Ed. & Human Svcs/CTE Dept.

Murray State University Dept. of Occupational Safety & Health

Paducah Area Construction Advancment Foundation (PACAF)

Paducah Electrical LMCC/IBEW Local 816

IBEW Local 369

Paducah Power System

Peck, Flannery, Gream & Warren, Inc.

Pinnacle, Inc.

Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 184

Ray Black & Son, Inc.

Tulsa Welding Schoool

SkillsUSA Kentucky

Vulcan Materials

Western Kentucky Community & Technical College

Whayne Supply Company


Thanks to Chad Colson of Ray Black & Son for recording a video of the event!






2018 Construction Day Video here. (by Chad Colson, Ray Black & Son).

View 2017 Construction Day Video (by Chad Colson, Ray Black & Son) here.

2016 Construction DayView video here.

2015 Construction Career Day Videos

Video 1

Video 2


View video from 2014 Construction Career Day here.

View video from 2013 Construction Career Day here.