NEW LOCATON Nov. 2-3, 2022 | Kino Sports Main Complex 2500 East Ajo Way Tucson, AZ 85713 | 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Be an expert in

Construction Industry

November 2nd & 3rd, 2022

Increase career awareness in the construction and related industries. We will educate students and provide them with career enhancing opportunities. This organization and its events are intended to increase awareness and enhance the construction industry and career placement.

ACTUAL STUDENT
COUNT PER YEAR

2014 – 2017

4,406

2018

1,880

2019

3,046

Sponsorships Welcome

We are now accepting volunteer application for 2022 Southern Arizona Construction Career Days

Student Registration

We are now accepting volunteer application for 2022 Southern Arizona Construction Career Days

Volunteer Applications

We are now accepting volunteer application for 2022 Southern Arizona Construction Career Days

We are looking for volunteers

How you can Volunteer?

We are looking for volunteers and need you to help us make this event a success. Help set up, take down, be a group leader, or offer an activity for students. Get your company involved in developing our future construction workforce.

Volunteers will be needed on November 2nd and 3rd 2022 to help set up for the event between the hours of 6:00 AM until done. If you are unable to join us for the whole day, please come when you can – lunch will be on your own.

On November 2 and 3 the days of the event, general volunteers will help with traffic control, serve lunch, help with registration, or wherever else you may be needed. Help will also be requested this day to take down and clean up the site after the event.

Workforce Investment Sponsors:

ABA has offices in Phoenix and Tucson representing over 300 member companies, including contractors and professional service firms, serving the needs of the commercial & industrial construction industry.

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The association was started by a handful of people who wanted to work with certified, qualified, honest companies focused on construction trade issues in Southern Arizona. 

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The Arizona Department of Education advances equity and excellence for all students by serving school leaders, educators and staff, collaborating with communities, and leading with data-driven best practices.

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The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) is a multimodal transportation agency serving one of the fastest-growing areas of the country. 

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The Arizona Legislature established the Registrar of Contractors in 1931. The ROC licenses and regulates residential and commercial contractors. ROC staff investigate and work to resolve complaints against licensed contractors and unlicensed entities.

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Arizona Transportation Builders continues to be involved in many various beneficial accomplishments for both the industry and community. ATB brings together not only contractors but like-minded professionals in the transportation industry.

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Crest provides access to numerous national carriers and markets while remaining a true local insurance agency. Clients rely on its customized, face-to-face service, and they benefit from its deep community ties.

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Green Valley Cooling & Heating continues a proven reputation for reliable and affordable temperature control services, begun in 1968. Rely on us to combat energy waste and improve the comfort and health of your home.

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At Hunter, our primary focus is our responsibility to our community. We have been an integral part of the Southwest’s growth. Hunter continues to work closely with public and private owners developing strategies and solutions that address the construction industry’s ongoing changes.

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KE&G Construction, Inc. is a 100% employee-owned heavy/civil construction company with offices in Tucson and Sierra Vista. KE&G has 50 years of experience constructing projects for public and private clients. Our construction expertise ranges from new construction, reconstruction, improvement of water distribution systems and booster stations.

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Electrical contractors count on NECA to deliver the resources that help them make better business decisions, provide excellent customer service, and take advantage of innovative technology. NECA’s national office and local chapters advance the electrical construction industry through advocacy, education, research, and standards development.

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The Community and Workforce Development (CWD) department connects individuals, families, neighborhoods, businesses, and community-based organizations to a network of resources support, and services essential for learning, working,  living, and thriving in Pima  County.

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Pima Community College is a comprehensive two-year institution serving students and employers throughout Pima County in Arizona and beyond. We welcome everyone striving to achieve a better life for themselves, their families and their communities.

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The Pima JTED Career and Technical Education District offers premier, tuition-free CTE programs to sophomores, juniors and seniors. We serve students from public, private, and charter schools, and students who are home-schooled. Pima JTED also serves students who have not earned a diploma or GED and are under the age of 22. 

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Our state-of-the-art facilities come with a team ready to tackle whatever challenge comes your way. We’re committed to your success — at RDO, we’re always ready.

Helping you find the equipment solutions you need. We provide the best brands, supported by the best people.

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The Southern Arizona Home Builders Association is the leading organization in Tucson actively working to protect, preserve and promote Southern Arizona home builders, homeowners and individuals working in the construction industry.

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Southwest Gas promotes a culture of giving, employee engagement, and integrity on a daily basis. We are always looking for ways to be involved in the community, whether volunteering at charity events, helping rebuild homes for those less fortunate or providing meals during the holidays.

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Since 1979, Sunland Asphalt & Construction, Inc. has completed projects across the country, ranging from parking lot maintenance to major highways. Sunland has grown from an asphalt maintenance company into a full-service general contractor.

With experienced team members, high-quality materials, and state-of-the-art equipment, we do what we say we’ll do when we say we’ll do it.

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Trench Shore Rentals is a leading Tucson shoring equipment rental company, offering quality trench shoring equipment and supplies to customers in Southern Arizona. For 30 years, clients have relied on TSR’s 24/7 customer service and high-quality trench shoring equipment for projects of all sizes and durations.

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Tucson Asphalt Contractors serves Tucson and Pima County. We’re proud of our successful heritage of meeting customers’ expectations.

Tucson Asphalt Contractors Journey began in 1996 when, owner Paul Polito, started Tucson Asphalt out of his garage. Using flyers in mailboxes to get business.

The company has grown to 40 full-time employees as of 2022.

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Tucson Electric Power provides safe, reliable power to Tucson residents—and more. We offer customers a wide range of incentivized programs to help them reduce their energy costs and build a better future.

We deliver safe, reliable power to more than 433,000 customers in the Tucson metropolitan area. We’re also a local leader in community service, volunteerism and economic development efforts.

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We’re always working to get you back to the job site quickly. Our knowledgeable pros are at your service, making sure you get the right products and the right quantity at the right price. With over 220 stores across the country and a deep selection of product, White Cap has what you want, when you need it. You can always depend on White Cap Construction Supply to help you get the job  done.

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Our Mission is to provide quality products and services which consistently meet our customers’ expectations; to be responsible stewards with respect to the safety and environmental impact of our operations and products; and to earn superior returns for our shareholders.

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Job Site Sponsor:

For nearly 100 years, we’ve been helping customers build a better, more sustainable world and are committed and contributing to a reduced-carbon future. Our innovative products and services, backed by our global dealer network, provide exceptional value that helps customers succeed.

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As a diversified construction and construction materials company and a full-suite provider in the transportation, water infrastructure and mineral exploration markets, Granite delivers Infrastructure Solutions for public and private clients throughout the Americas.

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We are your tucson general contractor, and we are ready to handle your project, large or small. Whether it is Construction Manager at Risk, Design-Build or Design-Bid-Build, our Preconstruction and Construction Services are tailored to the Owner’s specific goals and requirements for each project.
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Crew Sponsors:

We are a heavy civil general engineering contractor serving both public and private owners in the Southwest. Whether your project is Design-Bid-Build, Construction Manager at Risk, Design-Build or Job Order Contracting, our team is committed to your success. We self-perform an average of 85% of the work with particular expertise in structural and miscellaneous concrete, underground utilities, earthwork, paving, and industrial mechanical, process piping, and electrical.
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Since 1891, CalPortland has been producing Quality Unsurpassed cement-based products and delivering material on time and uninterrupted with integrity, reliability, and consistency. CalPortland’s commitment to environmental leadership has made the organization stronger and is the primary choice of contractors. 

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We are a company focused on creating sustainable value by providing industry-leading products and solutions to satisfy the construction needs of our customers around the world. We strive to make the future better for our customers, our shareholders, and our communities by becoming the world’s most efficient and innovative building materials company.

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A local leader in motor carrier transportation since 1930, CTI, Inc. plays an integral part of the mining and construction industries throughout Arizona. Surrounded by the town of Marana, our headquarters in Rillito, AZ, has provided over 90 years of safe, and reliable transportation of products and services to many dedicated customers across the Southwestern United States.

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Day’s Excavating Inc. is a family-owned/operated business based out of Sahuarita, AZ, and performs work in the Earthwork, Underground, and Asphalt trades within the Southern Arizona communities. Day’s Excavating became incorporated in 1996.

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Empire Southwest is a family-owned business founded in 1950 as Empire Machinery. Throughout our three generations of private ownership, we have increased community involvement, established our corporate values, and formed new technology alliances.

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Since 1957, Mesch Clark Rothschild has been providing first-rate legal representation to clients in a wide range of practice areas. Our reputation for success is based on the many years of experience held by our professionals practicing law in Tucson and throughout Arizona. We practice with honesty and integrity, with a firm commitment to our core values.

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COME WORK FOR US

We are a merit-based contractor with offices in Tucson, Arizona, Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Norman, Oklahoma. Our growth requires us to continually hire qualified people with experience in heavy civil, structural and industrial construction.

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Family owned and operated since 1934, it serves all 50 states, Canada, the UK and Europe from more than 65 locations. Rain for Rent® is a leading provider of temporary liquid handling solutions including pumps, tanks, filtration and spill containment. Projects range from flood relief to construction site dewatering, sewer bypasses and industrial plant turnarounds. 

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At Hudbay, our values guide our actions and decisions, big and small. They are the measuring stick for how we relate to one another, to community partners, stakeholders and the world around us. Our values are who we are.

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Trafficade is a diversified company that employs over 300 people with 3 operating divisions and 8 branch locations throughout Arizona. The company was founded in 1990 and continues to grow each year and has a customer-centric culture that is known throughout the industry as its Partner in the Work Zone.

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Tucson Water is committed to using all of our water resources wisely. We are addressing climate change and drought impacts through our One Water 2100 master plan. Our commitment is to ensure that our customers receive high quality water and excellent service in a safe, reliable, efficient, and environmentally responsible manner.

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Transportation Sponsor:

Is water your passion, too?

If so, consider joining our team. You’ll collaborate with coworkers who are the best and the brightest, challenge yourself on exciting work and help build the best water consulting firm in the U.S.

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Testing the West since 1955.

Your professional engineering firm providing geotechnical engineering, environmental consulting, construction materials testing, nondestructive testing, welding inspection, and special inspection in the Southwest.

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Pate Contractors is a full-service, Commercial General Contractor specializing in turn-key, ground up construction; building remodels and tenant improvements throughout Tucson and Southern Arizona. We believe in partnering with our clients to ensure that their goals are met and the highest quality project is delivered.
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Media Sponsor:

Kaneen offers strategic marketing and communications expertise, rooted in research, creativity, and public engagement. We ask hard questions and deliver results. 

We are a woman-owned business, a certified Small Business Enterprise in Pima County, and a certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise in the State of Arizona. 

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What will you expect in participating.

Activities

All Activities must be Hands-on experience relating to careers in construction.

Set up is on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, between 7:00 am and 3:00 pm unless other arrangements made. Feel free to bring your company or organization banner or signage.

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Staffing Activity Booth

One table and two chairs are recommended at your cost. Please bring equipment, including electrical cords, tape, etc. as needed.

Register the personnel operating the Activity as Activity Staff — see the Volunteer section of the website for online registration.

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Student expectations

We plan for groups of about 50-75 students, but you will see smaller and larger groups. Each group will participate in the Activity for 60 minutes.

Total numbers of students you will see depends upon the number attending and the number of Activities registered.

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We are looking for sponsors

Find the perfect
Plan for you

We encourage the construction industry to support this event, which gives students the opportunity to explore careers in construction. Sponsorship is needed to meet our expected budget for Career Day expenses. No amount is too large or too small. Review the SACCD Sponsorship Form for details here. We also can use specific items (pens, hard hats, backpacks, etc.) which a company may sponsor and have their logo on the item.

Please email ramon@tucsonasphalt.com to arrange for a specific sponsorship of a needed item. Sponsorship is also needed to provide an activity for ALL high school students to explore the variety of career opportunities available within the construction industry. Please host ‘hands-on’ experiences, to allow students time to question and receive information from expert contractors in construction.

Booth Only

$300.00

Business

M

Company Logo on Website

M

Logo on Mobile App Does NOT include Ad

N

20x20 Booth Space

M

Banner at Event

M

Company Logo on Shirt

M

Company Logo on ALL Sponsorship Collateral

Booth Only

$150.00

Non-Profit

M

Company Logo on Website

M

Logo on Mobile App Does NOT include Ad

N

20x20 Booth Space

M

Banner at Event

M

Company Logo on Shirt

M

Company Logo on ALL Sponsorship Collateral

Some Reviews From Our Students

The Southern Arizona Construction Career Day was an excellent success. Judging by the many event planners and exhibitors that I met throughout the event, I can say that I have never seen a more enthused group for an event since we held our very first event in 1999.

 

HUMBERTO R. MARTINEZ

Tucson, Arizona

The Southern Arizona Construction Career Day was an excellent success. Judging by the many event planners and exhibitors that I met throughout the event, I can say that I have never seen a more enthused group for an event since we held our very first event in 1999.

 

HUMBERTO R. MARTINEZ

Tucson, Arizona

The Southern Arizona Construction Career Day was an excellent success. Judging by the many event planners and exhibitors that I met throughout the event, I can say that I have never seen a more enthused group for an event since we held our very first event in 1999.

 

HUMBERTO R. MARTINEZ

Tucson, Arizona

Building Experiences

Offering Students the opportunity to see first hand how the construction industry works. We are excited to host you for our Annual Southern Arizona Construction Career Days (SACCD) event.