Skippack, PA – In response to a significant backlog of secured contract work on both the heavy civil contracting and materials segments of their business platform, H&K Group, Inc. (H&K) and The H&K Group Family of Companies held an extremely successful, multi-divisional Job Fair on Saturday, March 7, 2015.
Hosted at the company’s expansive Materials Division facility in Skippack, The H&K Group’s Job Fair enabled hiring managers to conduct same day interviews to fill numerous full-time positions in both the trades and skilled/technical employment levels. In attendance at the Job Fair were representatives from the following contracting divisions or affiliates: Blooming Glen Contractors Inc., Landis C. Deck & Sons Site Contractors, Lehigh Valley Site Contractors, Rahns Construction Material Company, Reading Site Contractors, Stone Express, Terra Structures, and the Water & Wastewater Services Division. To fill the company’s growing need for mechanics and quality control (QC) technicians, representatives from H&K’s in-house Maintenance and QC Departments were also on hand to conduct same day interviews.
The H&K Group is extremely delighted to announce that hiring managers filled 50 key positions on March 7th, along with an additional 70 plus applicants on tap for follow-up interviews. Key positions have been filled in the following areas: road mechanics, crusher mechanics, operators, general laborers, foremen and numerous (CDL) triaxle drivers.
Commenting on The H&K Group’s March 7th Job Fair outcome, H&K’s Chief Operating Officer, James T. Haines, indicated, “We are absolutely thrilled with the turn out and quality of the applicants who attended our Job Fair last Saturday (March 7th) and these new hires are a welcomed addition to our employee family. Our strong backlog of shovel-ready project work, coupled with projections for significant work in the bidding pipeline through mid-year suggests a busy and prosperous year for all of us here at The H&K Group.”
Interested in employment with The H&K Group? Contact The H&K Group’s Human Resources Office at 610.222.4099 or conveniently by email at hr@HKGroup.com.
The H&K Group and The H&K Group Family of Companies provide heavy civil/site contracting and construction services, construction materials including crushed stone, asphalt and ready-mix concrete, building materials including architectural stone, mulch and biosoil products, concrete block retaining wall products, soil management and materials recycling services and facilities through over 80 operations in four states including eastern PA, NJ, MD and DE. Further information on The H&K Group Family of Companies may be found by pointing your browser to http://www.hkgroup.com/or calling 610.584.8500.