2022 needs assessment for Oregon's highway trades apprenticeship

This research was conducted for The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) and Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI) to assess the current needs of the construction industry in order to support ongoing work to increase the recruitment and retention of a diverse highway construction workforce., Executive summary -- Anticipated workforce needs -- Recruitment into apprenticeship -- Apprenticeship completion rates -- Recruitment and retention trends in union and non-union apprenticeship programs -- Apprentices' perspectives on retention -- Contractor and labor partners' perspectives on retention -- Contractor and labor partners' current efforts to address retention -- Apprentices' recommendations for recruitment and retention -- Contractor and labor partners recommendations for recruitment and retention -- What contractors and labor partner need to better take on recruitment and retention -- Comparison of the perspectives of apprentices, contractors, and labor partners -- Recommendations -- References -- Appendix A. Research Design -- Appendix B. Experiences of harassment and discrimination -- Appendix C. Apprentices' recommendations for changes to the industry -- Appendix D. Collaborative problem solving across stakeholder groups -- Appendix E. Fact sheets for industry partners, Maura Kelly and Molly Benitez, Title from PDF caption (viewed on January 11, 2023), This archived document is maintained by the State Library of Oregon as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes, Includes bibliographical references (pages 44-45), This project was funded through the Highway Construction Workforce Development Program by the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries and the Oregon Department of Transportation., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection, Text in English
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This archived document is maintained by the State Library of Oregon as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes.
Abstract/Description: This research was conducted for The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) and Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI) to assess the current needs of the construction industry in order to support ongoing work to increase the recruitment and retention of a diverse highway construction workforce.
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Road construction workers -- Recruiting -- Oregon
Diversity in the workplace -- Oregon
Date Issued: November 2022.