Labor Relations

Regardless of your labor policy, ever-increasing federal and state laws and regulations directly affect your company. The Builders, a chapter of the AGC, labor relations staff provides member employers services which include:

  • Negotiating 27 collective bargaining agreements in Kansas City, Central Missouri and Southern Missouri
  • Active involvement in the interpretation and administration of collective bargaining agreements
  • Assisting with labor unrest and job site actions
  • Handling activities arising from grievance filings
  • Informing members about wage and fringe benefit increases, as well as new and proposed laws and regulations
  • Performing fiduciary duties as trustees of the health, pension, vacation, and apprenticeship and training funds as well as specialized funds such as the Mo-Kan Construction Industry Substance Abuse Program (CISAP).
  • Assisting contractors with education and general information regarding employment related issues such as affirmative action and immigration