Services Built To Grow Your Business
Since 1949, the Washtenaw Contractors Association (WCA) has been dedicated to improving the construction industry in the Washtenaw County area and increasing the success of WCA member firms by providing leadership in the areas of business development, workforce development, education and training, networking opportunities and labor relations. Our long-term success is due to our wide range of services and our constant effort to respond to the needs of our members.
WCA members looking to make new business connections and firms looking to connect with others building in the Washtenaw County area use our Membership Directory as a resource to share and gather company information. Utilize the WCA Membership Directory to boost your business development efforts by promoting information about your organization.
You can count on us to give your team members the education and training they need to contribute to your firm through our Emerging Professionals in Construction (EPIC) Program. We also meet your safety training needs by providing training for:
- OSHA 30
- OSHA 10
- First Aid/CPR/AED
Do you need other safety training programs? Contact us and we will organize the classes you need!
Every spring, WCA recognizes the outstanding performance of our members working in the local construction industry with the PYRAMID Awards. The Awards recognize exceptional effort of firms and individuals in the areas of:
The Washtenaw Contractors Association presents the W. Nelson Vander Hyden Award to one individual who has made significant contributions to both the construction industry and the local community.
Utilize our many workforce development services to ensure that you will have the employees you need in the future. Fill your open positions through our Job Board and attend our annual JUST BUILD IT! Construction Career Expo to promote your business and find skilled workers in the students community.
We provide excellent representation to firms that choose to use our labor relations services by maintaining positive collaborative relationships with the local labor unions.
The WCA Golf Outing is one of the highlights of the year for WCA members and their guests. The event allows participants the opportunity to support the WCA’s member services and promote their organization to the leaders of the construction industry in our area.
Our Plan Room is a digital plan service that consolidates plans for WCA members who want to view and download plans all in one convenient online location. Stay up to date with daily communications sent right to your inbox on projects in the Plan Room. Also, you can submit plans and specs to publicize your project and get quality bids.
Whether you are looking for a permanent employee or a summer intern, the WCA Job Board can help you find the right person to bring on to your team. Post a job or view the resumes of candidates already in the system.
Before You Build
The construction or renovation of a facility is a major undertaking that requires the investment of significant financial and organizational resources. Building project owners can improve the value of their project by providing their team with a better understanding of the design and construction process. Our Before you Build program can help with that.