Managing and Forecasting Labor Costs

This program is a must for all management staff who must understand the impact of labor costs on the success of a project. This 4-hour workshop will equip participants with the tools, techniques and guidelines to manage and forecast a contractor’s biggest risk on every project: LABOR!  Subject matter includes estimating techniques, break down strategies, early warning signs (how to find and how to manage), the importance of charging time accurately, change order incorporation into labor forecasts and post-mortems.

PresenterTroy Aichele, Aichele & Associates, LLC

 

Attendees of this program will learn: 

  • Create useful job cost breakdowns and time cards
  • Analyze the labor portion of job cost reports
  • Incorporate executed, unexecuted, performed and proposed change orders into project labor forecasts
  • Identify early red flags indicating future labor overruns
  • Use best practices for accurate labor percentage updates
  • Forecast labor necessary to complete the project vs. hours and cash remaining
  • Use post-mortem project labor data

 

Activities include:

  • Analyzing a 50% complete job cost report to determine accuracy and predict a labor budget.
  • Using the job cost report, students will also be asked to recalculate labor costs based on a change order proposal log.
  • Students will break down an estimating package for labor job cost tracking.

 

Please register no later than Tuesday, January 16, 2018!

REGISTER HERE

PFEANE/GEANE & DC #35 Respirator/Fit Testing

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PFEANE/GEANE and District Council #35 will be holding a joint Respirator Training and Quantitative Fit Testing Seminar on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the Finishing Trades Institute, 25 Colgate Road, Roslindale, MA.

There is limited space available for the two sessions.  

Morning – 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

or

Afternoon – 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m

Participants must:

  1. Be clean shaven,
  2. have proof of medical clearance or undergo medical testing at the seminar for clearance,
  3. bring their own respirator (which needs to be very clean – new or new like).

Please sign up individuals by following this link or contact the Association Office for group registration.

PFEANE/GEANE & DC #35 Respirator/Fit Testing

NEW PG LOGOLogo DC35 IUPAT Logo 2C

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PFEANE/GEANE and District Council #35 will be holding a joint Respirator Training and Quantitative Fit Testing Seminar on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the Finishing Trades Institute, 25 Colgate Road, Roslindale, MA.

There is limited space available for the two sessions.  

Morning – 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

or

Afternoon – 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m

Participants must:

  1. Be clean shaven,
  2. have proof of medical clearance or undergo medical testing at the seminar for clearance,
  3. bring their own respirator (which needs to be very clean – new or new like).

Please sign up individuals by following this link or contact the Association Office for group registration.

14th Annual Combined Board of Directors & Trustees Conference

Hotel Description

The Loews Miami Beach Hotel is a perfect fusion of Art Deco elegance and modern Miami chic, located in the heart of South Beach on a pure white sand stretch of beach. Filled with energy and style, spacious guestrooms provide contemporary conveniences and sweeping views of the ocean or sparkling city skyline. Relax at the oceanfront pool or step into the spa featuring 15 treatment rooms and a comprehensive menu of head-to-toe body treatments. A variety of inventive dining options including Lure Fishbar. From SoHo to SoBe, this luxury yacht-inspired concept offers sophisticated seafood with standout sushi and a chic, elegant bar shaking the hottest cocktails in South Beach. The hotel offers over 65,000 square feet of function space including the Americana Ballroom with ocean views; maximum group capacity 3,000.

Meeting/Event Details
Meeting/Event Dates: PFEANE/GEANE 14th Annual Meeting
Group Rates valid from: March 8th – 11th, 2017 (subject to availability in the group block)
Rates: $439 + tax for a Luxury Partial Ocean View with Balcony.

To make your reservation online, please use the calendar at left. If you have any problems making your reservation, please call our Reservations department at 1-877-563-9762 or 1-615-340-5778.

Hotel Features
•    790 guest rooms, including 57 luxury suites and two spectacular presidential suites
•    20 minutes from Miami Int’l Airport
•    35 minutes from Fort Lauderdale Int’l Airport
•    exhale South Beach and Fitness Center
•    Oceanfront swimming pool, jacuzzi and water sports
•    Direct beach access
•    Multilingual concierge service
•    24-hour room service
•    Valet parking
•    65,000 sq ft of function space for up to 3,000

Dining & Entertainment
•    Sushi SoBe Miami: Features traditional sushi favorites combined with delicious, innovative dishes  with our own South Beach flair.
•    Preston’s: Innovative American cuisine. Hemisphere Lounge – a sleek lobby bar
•    Lure FishBar
•    Nautilus: Poolside dining
•    SoBe Coffee Bar