Tag Archives: Bricklayers Local 5

Cleveland Building Trades are Becoming More Diverse

The Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council is working to make the trades a more diverse workforce. In May, the Building Trades released their third short video – this one focusing on the diversity of their members. “Diversity and inclusion is a primary objective of our organization,” said Cleveland Building[…] Read More →

CBCTC Launches Video on New YouTube Channel

The Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council is proud to announce the launching of our first video, which also coincides with the launch of our YouTube channel. The video, which can be viewed below, introduces the general public to the Cleveland Building Trades, while also highlighting several of our high[…] Read More →

Three Area BAC Apprentices Vying for National Title

Cleveland’s own Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 5 will be well represented by three apprentices at the 2015 BAC/IMI International Apprentice Contest held in Bowie, Md. this month. After battling their way through local, state and regional competitions, Dan Aller, Giovanni DiPaola and Jaymes Sanford are preparing to show off their[…] Read More →

Cleveland BAC Apprentice Earns Regional Title

Last weekend, Cleveland’s Bricklayers Local 5 apprentice Jaymes Sanford took first place in the Marble competition at the 2015 Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers/International Masonry Institute North Central Region Apprentice Contest. More than 20 apprentices traveled to Batavia, Ohio to take part in the regional competition featuring four building and construction trade[…] Read More →

New Partnership Gives High School Students Career Opportunities in the Trades

A new partnership between the Cleveland Building & Construction Trades Council (CBCTC) and Cleveland Public Schools will give students from Max Hayes High School a chance to learn from the best, and work with them too. The agreement signed by CBCTC, the City of Cleveland, and the Cleveland Metropolitan School District[…] Read More →