Share Now:
Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn

We often get asked, “what does N-C-W stand for?” Many times, we proceed with caution as we answer this question, unless we can give the full picture. Why? Because, today, we are so much more than the full version of our acronym. National Construction Workforce, “NCW,” (officially registered as National Labor Contractors), was founded in 2000. Steve Wise, our one-of-a-kind President, started in the talent industry after leaving a nationally respected construction staffing firm.

After four years in sales, Steve wanted to become an entrepreneur in the industry, primarily to have more control over the treatment of the labor he was providing. He started a labor supply company with a partner—targeting several markets across the country, but still did not feel good about the way they were operating. He was dissatisfied with the benefits construction employees received. For this reason, a few years later Steve left to go out on his own. Now that it was his turn to make the rules, he wanted to start out with a small office in Indianapolis. Thus, began National Construction Workforce.

When Steve opened the doors to NCW in 2000, he envisioned a strong local brand that offered construction workers exactly what they deserved –full benefits and fair treatment. In the years to come, he wanted NCW to be able to lease labor in every facet of business and in every industry. In the following eight years, NCW did very little national work, ironically. Steve was focused on large local contractors that he had previous connections with—all in the construction industry. In the early years of NCW, Steve discovered that building a successful company was about finding the right people. Eventually, he did just that.

In 2010, Steve’s young, zealous financial advisor joined the NCW family as the Vice President. Steve says, “I had lots of ideas and dreams, but didn’t have the skill to put it together.” Fortunately, Dan Mattingly filled this void, and put the ideas into motion as soon as he stepped through the doors. According to Steve, “Dan accomplishes anything when he sets his mind to it. He gets it done.”

A lot has happened since 2000 and NCW is getting closer to the vision Steve had at the start. We now serve a variety of industries—insurance, finance, manufacturing, warehousing, machining, engineering, technical sales, etc.—in addition to construction, which still represents the majority of our revenue. Our family has grown internally as well as in the field, and we have added hundreds of customers that we are very proud to serve.

Today, we are a team of more than 500 strong, and can supply more than just temporary labor to these industries. We provide direct placement, temp-to-hire, and outsourced talent solutions in addition to our original staffing services. We are so proud of our origins as a professional recruiting firm. We look back on where we’ve come from with fondness and smiles, and look forward to the day we are the nation’s top source of talent in every industry.

 

Steve Wise, President of NCW
Dan Mattingly, Vice President at NCW
[wpforms id="41856"]
<div class="wpforms-container wpforms-container-full" id="wpforms-41856"><form id="wpforms-form-41856" class="wpforms-validate wpforms-form wpforms-ajax-form" data-formid="41856" method="post" enctype="multipart/form-data" action="/2019/05/21/ncw-origins/" data-token="2917b8bf71215e1848954c10a00e49c9"><noscript class="wpforms-error-noscript">Please enable JavaScript in your browser to complete this form.</noscript><div class="wpforms-field-container"><div id="wpforms-41856-field_0-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-name" data-field-id="0"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41856-field_0">Name <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><div class="wpforms-field-row wpforms-field-medium"><div class="wpforms-field-row-block wpforms-first wpforms-one-half"><input type="text" id="wpforms-41856-field_0" class="wpforms-field-name-first wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][0][first]" required><label for="wpforms-41856-field_0" class="wpforms-field-sublabel after ">First</label></div><div class="wpforms-field-row-block wpforms-one-half"><input type="text" id="wpforms-41856-field_0-last" class="wpforms-field-name-last wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][0][last]" required><label for="wpforms-41856-field_0-last" class="wpforms-field-sublabel after ">Last</label></div></div></div><div id="wpforms-41856-field_1-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-email" data-field-id="1"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41856-field_1">Email <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><input type="email" id="wpforms-41856-field_1" class="wpforms-field-medium wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][1]" required></div><div id="wpforms-41856-field_3-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-number" data-field-id="3"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41856-field_3">Phone <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><input type="number" pattern="\d*" id="wpforms-41856-field_3" class="wpforms-field-medium wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][3]" placeholder="(---) --- ----" required></div><div id="wpforms-41856-field_5-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-text" data-field-id="5"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41856-field_5">City <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><input type="text" id="wpforms-41856-field_5" class="wpforms-field-medium wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][5]" required></div><div id="wpforms-41856-field_6-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-select wpforms-field-select-style-classic" data-field-id="6"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41856-field_6">State <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><select id="wpforms-41856-field_6" class="wpforms-field-medium wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][6]" required="required"><option value="Alabama" >Alabama</option><option value="Alaska" >Alaska</option><option value="Arizona" >Arizona</option><option value="Arkansas" >Arkansas</option><option value="California" >California</option><option value="Colorado" >Colorado</option><option value="Connecticut" >Connecticut</option><option value="Delaware" >Delaware</option><option value="District of Columbia" >District of Columbia</option><option value="Florida" >Florida</option><option value="Georgia" >Georgia</option><option value="Hawaii" >Hawaii</option><option value="Idaho" >Idaho</option><option value="Illinois" >Illinois</option><option value="Indiana" >Indiana</option><option value="Iowa" >Iowa</option><option value="Kansas" >Kansas</option><option value="Kentucky" >Kentucky</option><option value="Louisiana" >Louisiana</option><option value="Maine" >Maine</option><option value="Maryland" >Maryland</option><option value="Massachusetts" >Massachusetts</option><option value="Michigan" >Michigan</option><option value="Minnesota" >Minnesota</option><option value="Mississippi" >Mississippi</option><option value="Missouri" >Missouri</option><option value="Montana" >Montana</option><option value="Nebraska" >Nebraska</option><option value="Nevada" >Nevada</option><option value="New Hampshire" >New Hampshire</option><option value="New Jersey" >New Jersey</option><option value="New Mexico" >New Mexico</option><option value="New York" >New York</option><option value="North Carolina" >North Carolina</option><option value="North Dakota" >North Dakota</option><option value="Ohio" >Ohio</option><option value="Oklahoma" >Oklahoma</option><option value="Oregon" >Oregon</option><option value="Pennsylvania" >Pennsylvania</option><option value="Rhode Island" >Rhode Island</option><option value="South Carolina" >South Carolina</option><option value="South Dakota" >South Dakota</option><option value="Tennessee" >Tennessee</option><option value="Texas" >Texas</option><option value="Utah" >Utah</option><option value="Vermont" >Vermont</option><option value="Virginia" >Virginia</option><option value="Washington" >Washington</option><option value="West Virginia" >West Virginia</option><option value="Wisconsin" >Wisconsin</option><option value="Wyoming" >Wyoming</option></select></div><div id="wpforms-41856-field_7-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-text" data-field-id="7"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41856-field_7">Company Name</label><input type="text" id="wpforms-41856-field_7" class="wpforms-field-medium" name="wpforms[fields][7]" ></div><div id="wpforms-41856-field_2-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-textarea" data-field-id="2"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41856-field_2">Comment or Message <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><textarea id="wpforms-41856-field_2" class="wpforms-field-medium wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][2]" required></textarea><div class="wpforms-field-description">Let us know what you are looking for!</div></div></div><div class="wpforms-submit-container"><input type="hidden" name="wpforms[id]" value="41856"><input type="hidden" name="wpforms[author]" value="25457"><input type="hidden" name="wpforms[post_id]" value="1674"><button type="submit" name="wpforms[submit]" id="wpforms-submit-41856" class="wpforms-submit" data-alt-text="Sending..." data-submit-text="Submit" aria-live="assertive" value="wpforms-submit">Submit</button><img src="https://www.teamncw.com/wp-content/plugins/wpforms-lite/assets/images/submit-spin.svg" class="wpforms-submit-spinner" style="display: none;" width="26" height="26" alt="Loading"></div></form></div> <!-- .wpforms-container -->
[wpforms id="41745"]
<div class="wpforms-container wpforms-container-full" id="wpforms-41745"><form id="wpforms-form-41745" class="wpforms-validate wpforms-form wpforms-ajax-form" data-formid="41745" method="post" enctype="multipart/form-data" action="/2019/05/21/ncw-origins/" data-token="bd147f8ee1cc1047f9dece729025bafc"><noscript class="wpforms-error-noscript">Please enable JavaScript in your browser to complete this form.</noscript><div class="wpforms-field-container"><div id="wpforms-41745-field_0-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-name" data-field-id="0"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41745-field_0">Name <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><div class="wpforms-field-row wpforms-field-medium"><div class="wpforms-field-row-block wpforms-first wpforms-one-half"><input type="text" id="wpforms-41745-field_0" class="wpforms-field-name-first wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][0][first]" required><label for="wpforms-41745-field_0" class="wpforms-field-sublabel after ">First</label></div><div class="wpforms-field-row-block wpforms-one-half"><input type="text" id="wpforms-41745-field_0-last" class="wpforms-field-name-last wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][0][last]" required><label for="wpforms-41745-field_0-last" class="wpforms-field-sublabel after ">Last</label></div></div></div><div id="wpforms-41745-field_1-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-email" data-field-id="1"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41745-field_1">Email <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><input type="email" id="wpforms-41745-field_1" class="wpforms-field-medium wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][1]" required></div><div id="wpforms-41745-field_3-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-number" data-field-id="3"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41745-field_3">Phone <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><input type="number" pattern="\d*" id="wpforms-41745-field_3" class="wpforms-field-medium wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][3]" placeholder="(---) --- ----" required></div><div id="wpforms-41745-field_4-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-checkbox wpforms-list-inline" data-field-id="4"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41745-field_4">How Can We Help You? <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><ul id="wpforms-41745-field_4" class="wpforms-field-required"><li class="choice-1 depth-1"><input type="checkbox" id="wpforms-41745-field_4_1" name="wpforms[fields][4][]" value="Looking for a Job" required ><label class="wpforms-field-label-inline" for="wpforms-41745-field_4_1">Looking for a Job</label></li><li class="choice-2 depth-1"><input type="checkbox" id="wpforms-41745-field_4_2" name="wpforms[fields][4][]" value="Looking to Hire Talent" required ><label class="wpforms-field-label-inline" for="wpforms-41745-field_4_2">Looking to Hire Talent</label></li><li class="choice-3 depth-1"><input type="checkbox" id="wpforms-41745-field_4_3" name="wpforms[fields][4][]" value="General Inquiry" required ><label class="wpforms-field-label-inline" for="wpforms-41745-field_4_3">General Inquiry</label></li></ul></div><div id="wpforms-41745-field_5-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-text" data-field-id="5"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41745-field_5">City <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><input type="text" id="wpforms-41745-field_5" class="wpforms-field-medium wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][5]" required></div><div id="wpforms-41745-field_6-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-select wpforms-field-select-style-classic" data-field-id="6"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41745-field_6">State <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><select id="wpforms-41745-field_6" class="wpforms-field-medium wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][6]" required="required"><option value="Alabama" >Alabama</option><option value="Alaska" >Alaska</option><option value="Arizona" >Arizona</option><option value="Arkansas" >Arkansas</option><option value="California" >California</option><option value="Colorado" >Colorado</option><option value="Connecticut" >Connecticut</option><option value="Delaware" >Delaware</option><option value="District of Columbia" >District of Columbia</option><option value="Florida" >Florida</option><option value="Georgia" >Georgia</option><option value="Hawaii" >Hawaii</option><option value="Idaho" >Idaho</option><option value="Illinois" >Illinois</option><option value="Indiana" >Indiana</option><option value="Iowa" >Iowa</option><option value="Kansas" >Kansas</option><option value="Kentucky" >Kentucky</option><option value="Louisiana" >Louisiana</option><option value="Maine" >Maine</option><option value="Maryland" >Maryland</option><option value="Massachusetts" >Massachusetts</option><option value="Michigan" >Michigan</option><option value="Minnesota" >Minnesota</option><option value="Mississippi" >Mississippi</option><option value="Missouri" >Missouri</option><option value="Montana" >Montana</option><option value="Nebraska" >Nebraska</option><option value="Nevada" >Nevada</option><option value="New Hampshire" >New Hampshire</option><option value="New Jersey" >New Jersey</option><option value="New Mexico" >New Mexico</option><option value="New York" >New York</option><option value="North Carolina" >North Carolina</option><option value="North Dakota" >North Dakota</option><option value="Ohio" >Ohio</option><option value="Oklahoma" >Oklahoma</option><option value="Oregon" >Oregon</option><option value="Pennsylvania" >Pennsylvania</option><option value="Rhode Island" >Rhode Island</option><option value="South Carolina" >South Carolina</option><option value="South Dakota" >South Dakota</option><option value="Tennessee" >Tennessee</option><option value="Texas" >Texas</option><option value="Utah" >Utah</option><option value="Vermont" >Vermont</option><option value="Virginia" >Virginia</option><option value="Washington" >Washington</option><option value="West Virginia" >West Virginia</option><option value="Wisconsin" >Wisconsin</option><option value="Wyoming" >Wyoming</option></select></div><div id="wpforms-41745-field_7-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-text" data-field-id="7"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41745-field_7">Company Name (Put N/A if you are looking for a job)</label><input type="text" id="wpforms-41745-field_7" class="wpforms-field-medium" name="wpforms[fields][7]" ></div><div id="wpforms-41745-field_2-container" class="wpforms-field wpforms-field-textarea" data-field-id="2"><label class="wpforms-field-label" for="wpforms-41745-field_2">Comment or Message <span class="wpforms-required-label">*</span></label><textarea id="wpforms-41745-field_2" class="wpforms-field-medium wpforms-field-required" name="wpforms[fields][2]" required></textarea><div class="wpforms-field-description">Let us know what type of work you are looking for! Our company provides Construction, Manufacturing, Warehousing, Distribution, Accounting, Finance, Supply Chain, Engineering, Sales, and Account Management Positions.</div></div></div><div class="wpforms-submit-container"><input type="hidden" name="wpforms[id]" value="41745"><input type="hidden" name="wpforms[author]" value="25457"><input type="hidden" name="wpforms[post_id]" value="1674"><button type="submit" name="wpforms[submit]" id="wpforms-submit-41745" class="wpforms-submit" data-alt-text="Sending..." data-submit-text="Submit" aria-live="assertive" value="wpforms-submit">Submit</button><img src="https://www.teamncw.com/wp-content/plugins/wpforms-lite/assets/images/submit-spin.svg" class="wpforms-submit-spinner" style="display: none;" width="26" height="26" alt="Loading"></div></form></div> <!-- .wpforms-container -->