The Building & Construction Trades Council of Greater New York, an organization consisting of local affiliates of 15 National and International unions representing 100,000 working men and women in the New York City.

Building & Construction Trades Council of Greater New York
350 West 31st Street, Suite 700
New York, NY 10001
Telephone: (212) 647-0700

All BCTC media inquiries should be directed to Jordan Isenstadt at Marino:

Jordan Isenstadt, Senior Vice President
Telephone: 212.402.3510 Email:

Greg Wagner, Account Executive
Telephone: 212.402.3527 Email:

Apprenticeship Readiness Collective

The CSKILLS apprenticeship readiness program provides training and Direct Entry access to New York City public high school seniors and other residents seeking careers in the unionized building and construction trades.


Nontraditional Employment for Women (NEW) prepares, trains, and places women in careers in the skilled construction, utility, and maintenance trades, helping women achieve economic independence and a secure future for themselves and their families.


New York Helmets to Hardhats is a 501(c)3 Direct Entry Program assisting active duty veterans, National Guard, as well as Reservists to careers with the New York Building Trades unions and affiliated employers. NYH2H has a team committed to your successful transition.


Pathways to Apprenticeship (“P2A”) is a Direct Entry pre-apprenticeship program which recruits, trains, and mentors people from low-income communities for placement and success in union construction apprenticeship programs in New York City and Westchester County. Website: