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Cool to be Blue “Work and Learn” Program

With our Cool to be Blue “Work and Learn” Program, you can work and get college credit through the Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) carpentry certificate program.

This new accelerated learning program gives eligible employees the opportunity to earn an 18-hour National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) Carpentry Level 1 certificate from WATC while working for Conco. Students learn all aspects of basic carpentry through courses like technical mathematics, framing, construction materials and selection, job estimating, blueprint reading, foundations and roughing-in, finish carpentry techniques and applicable codes and standards. Conco provides tuition assistance to eligible employees who pursue this program.

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Upon completion of the program, you’ll be eligible for an increase in pay!

Fast track your career! Choose field-craft operations!

  • Construction laborer
  • Carpenter (frame, form, finish)
  • Heavy equipment operator
  • Steel erector
  • Iron worker
  • Concrete finisher
  • Mason or mason tender

Now, at Conco Construction, you can build a career to last. Start earning $12/hour today and become eligible to earn a carpentry certificate from WATC.

TOTAL REWARDS: What you should know about our benefit package

  • WE PAY FOR SCHOOL!
    Ask us about our Cool to be Blue “Work and Learn” Program.
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Flex spending account
  • 401(k) retirement plan (industry leading)
  • Vacation/holidays
  • Life insurance
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Semi-annual performance reviews
  • Wellness program (FREE health screenings/flu shots)