May 11, 2023 09:00 AM
Northwest Washington Construction Career DayAdd to Calendar
Thursday, May 11, 2023 | 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Northwest Washington Fairgrounds - Lynden
Join us as an exhibitor or ambassador for this first-annual event showcasing construction-industry careers to high-school juniors and seniors.
Designed to inspire and inform high-school students in Skagit and Whatcom counties regarding the outstanding range of rewarding construction-industry career opportunities, Northwest Washington Construction Career Day 2023 invites you to participate as an exhibitor or ambassador.
Help introduce 400+ students to the tremendous opportunities available in the construction industry through heavy-equipment demonstrations, hands-on construction activities, technology exhibitions and access to the many academic and professional opportunities within this field. To make this a success in its inaugural year we need your help!
How to get involved
Become an Outdoor Equipment Exhibitor Students are given the opportunity to operate rigs, tools, and equipment under the guidance of operators and apprentices. Use of equipment and other materials are generously donated by local companies and contractors like you!
Become a Hands-on Indoor Exhibitor Students try their hands at activities such as laying mortar on brick, survey map reading, or running a crane simulator. Organizations like yours offer creative activities that introduce students to career opportunities, programs, and support services. We look to have exciting activities including: photo booths, building competitions, VR simulators and more fun things for the students.
Become an "Ambassador" Tour Guide Register as an "Ambassador Tour Guide". Ambassadors will lead student group tours through Career Day's many activities. We encourage all ambassadors to register their companies as exhibitors as well.
All transfers or cancellations must be received 3 business days prior to the event start date to avoid forfeiting 100% of the event fee. To clarify, if the event is on Tuesday, you must cancel the Wednesday of the preceding week by 5pm.