JUST BUILD IT! Construction Career Expo 

The Washtenaw Contractors Association (WCA) in conjunction with the Washtenaw Contractors Association Foundation have hosted the “JUST BUILD IT! Construction Career Expo” for middle and high school student to explore various careers in the commercial construction industry. Drawing an average of 1,600-2,000 students annually, JUST BUILD IT! has served more than 34,000 students from Washtenaw County and beyond since its inception in 1998.

Our Goals:

Introduce middle and high-school students in Washtenaw County and throughout Michigan to various careers in the commercial construction industry

Provide equitable access to career exploration activities and experiences

Create lasting assets that support recruitment into the commercial construction industry

What To Expect:

Exploration of Career in the Construction Industry including:

  • Skilled Trades

  • Construction Management

  • Architecture and Design

  • Technology in Construction

  • Sustainability