2023 NECA Project Excellence Awards

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Northern California Chapter
Think NECA

The Northern California Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association serves the Electrical Contracting Industry in Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, Napa, San Joaquin, Solano, Stanislaus and Tuolumne Counties. Here you will find the latest information related to the electrical industry.


NECA Sponsored Video Series

Did you know that using videos to promote, highlight and tell people about your business can help increase engagement on digital and social media platforms, educate your audience, develop potential business opportunities and be utilized as a recruitment and retention tool?
To aid in the promotion and business development of its members, NorCal NECA has partnered with local marketing firm Flip2Media. Each production will include an interview with the owner/manager highlighting unique or specific aspects of one’s business. Flip2Media can visit either your office or the jobsite and the cost of the video is subsidized by the Chapter. There are still a few video shoot spots available for 2023!!!
If you are interested in scheduled a video profiling your Company, contact Jenny Fothergill. Scheduling will be on a first come basis.

2023 Financial Benchmarker Report

The 2023 NECA Financial Benchmarker Report presents a detailed analysis of key financial data within the electrical construction industry. Using the information within this report, electrical contractors can compare and analyze their own company’s financial performance statistics to identify business strengths, weaknesses and performance improvement opportunities. This report also provides a valuable industry standard for your use during audits, claims, change order negotiation, or with a banker/bonding agent. The report is $45 for NECA Members and can beaccessed here. Be sure to login with your NECA ID to get the member pricing.


2024 MEP Conference

Once again, NECA, MCAA and SMACNA have partnered together to host the 2024 MEP Innovation Conference. Immerse yourself in educational sessions, collaborative roundtable discussions and hands-on exhibitor demonstrations that spotlight cutting-edge technologies that can improve NECA contractors productivity and profitability.

You can view the conference schedule by clicking here. If you are interested in registering for the conference, click here or contact Scot VanBuskirk with the Chapter office.


Recruiting Talent With Handshake

Colleges and Universities have begun posting career fair dates and recruitment events for the upcoming school year. If you plan to attend these events and engage with students, it is strongly encouraged to join the Handshake platform. Handshake is an all-in-one early talent recruiting platform connecting employers to 12M+ students and alumni across 90% of the top educational institutions in the US (and growing). The platform is utilized by students seeking internships and employment, employers seeking to recruit, and colleges and career centers to network, engage and connect. Today, Handshake is the number one site for college students to find jobs, powering career offices at over 1,400 higher educational institutions including community and technical colleges. The platform provides solutions to employers’ early talents needs and offers tools for employers to hire the most qualified and diverse candidates from start to finish. Click here to sign up!