Construction of New University Housing Building Focuses on Local Hiring

The first phase of construction positions are currently available for Columbia’s new building at 600 W. 125th St. Trades with open positions include plumbing, electrical, fire protection, foundation, and HVAC. There are also opportunities to get OSHA 10 and OSHA 30 certifications as part of the application process.

The University is identifying construction employment opportunities for local residents, as well as minorities and women, with construction experience