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Don’t Be Misled About Pay Scales

January 24, 2017 Skilled trades compete well with college grads According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), 68% of high school graduates go on to attend college. Young people face enormous pressure from family and friends to do so. The biggest reason is the...

Electrician

Job Description: SIGN-ON BONUS: $2,500 The essential function of the Electrical Technician is to serve the customers of Corley Plumbing, Air & Electric by maintaining and repairing electrical systems with an emphasis on quality work, performed efficiently and...

HVAC Installers Needed!

Job Description: Install new HVAC equipment including, but not limited to… •Duct Work •Attic Splits (gas or heat pump) •Vertical Splits (gas or heat pump) •Rooftop Package Units (gas or heat pump) •Light Commercial •Misc. projects Teach an apprentice the skills...

College Enrollment Continues To Drop

January 10, 2017 But vocational enrollments are up. Regular readers of this blog know that a consistent theme to my articles has to do with the fact that vocational education in a skilled trade is a worthwhile alternative to college for mechanically minded...