Conewago Enterprises Hosts ‘Signing Day’ Event for Local High School Students Joining the Regional Contractor Following Graduation

On May 25, 2022, 12 local high school graduates joined leadership from Conewago Enterprises, an Adams County-based general contractor, for a ‘signing day’ event. In just a few weeks, the graduates will begin their careers in the construction industry. Conewago is poised to help them carve out a path forward that includes the chance for advancement, supporting them in continuing their education and the potential to earn over $50,000 in their first year alone.

“Conewago is thrilled to be in a position to provide high-quality career opportunities for students right out of high school,” said Adam Hicks, Vice President of Conewago. “We offer a wide variety of positions and provide on the job training and apprenticeship opportunities. We fully recognize these young people represent the next generation of leaders in this company and the construction industry. Conewago wants individuals not just looking for a job but someone looking for a career and ability to grow with the company. I think all of these students fit that mold and look forward to working with them and watching them grow.” 

Conewago invests significant resources in career development for their employees and challenges team members, whether longstanding employees or new grads signing on, to think long term about their future and career path. Conewago has more than 430 employees and over 125 of those team members have been with the company for over 10 years. 

Conewago is honored to welcome the following graduates to the team:

Name:                         High School:                                        Position:
Evan Beshore              Bermudian Springs High School         Carpenter
Kyle Kuykendall           Bermudian Springs High School         Welding/Steel Erector
Dalton Litzinger          Bermudian Springs High School         Carpenter
Zachary Vandermark  Bermudian Springs High School         Carpenter
Dallas Reed                 Biglerville High School                        Equipment Operator
Ryley Kennedy             Dauphin County Vo-Tech                    Steel Erector
Theo Hensley              Fairfield High School                           Steel Erector
Miguel Neller              Gettysburg High School                      Steel Erector
JD Watkins                  Gettysburg High School                      Equipment Operator
Cody Glover                Littlestown High School                      Carpenter
Coady Sutton              Littlestown High School                      Mechanical Helper
Jason Mejia                 William Penn High School                   Carpenter