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  • July 12, 2018
    40 Years Ago – A Glimpse At Our CJM Fleet
    Picture of the 1978 Mack Super-liner that CJ Miller purchased

    In 1978, Jimmy Carter was the American President. Minimum wage was $2.65. The top song was “Night Fever,” by the Bee Gees. 1978 was also the same year this particular Mack Super-liner that CJ Miller recently purchased from the Midwest, was built. First introduced by Mack Trucks in 1977, the Super-liner is a heavy duty… Read more »

  • May 16, 2018
    From Finksburg to the Stage: CJM Helps Theater Students
    Photo of Set Designer Lindsey Harford

    “Pride In Our Community” comes in many forms at CJ Miller LLC. Last week, Manchester Valley High School junior Lindsey Harford reached out to CJM to inquire if we could donate sand that her Honors Theater Production Class could use onstage in their performance of an adaptation of “Lord of the Flies.” Lindsey is the… Read more »

  • May 9, 2018
    CJM Hampstead Streetscape Employees Help Extinguish Fire
    Photo of CJM employees who helped extinguish the fire

    Working in the construction industry for a site contractor, CJ Miller employees do find themselves putting out proverbial fires. But mid-afternoon on May 2, several CJM employees working our Hampstead Streetscape Project jumped in without hesitation to put out an actual fire. Fine grade Foreman Chad Snyder’s interest was first sparked when he saw a… Read more »

  • April 18, 2018
    Visit CJ Miller’s April Job Fairs
    Photo of a CJ Miller job site

    If you’re looking to grow your career and develop new skills, come learn from the best at CJ Miller LLC. Based out of Hampstead, CJ Miller is a full site contractor that performs everything from clearing and grading to installing underground utilities and paving highways and retail areas. Whether you’re new to the field and… Read more »

  • April 3, 2018
    Stranger Takes Notice Of Simple Gesture Of CJ Miller Driver
    Photograph of Harry Boylan by his truck

    With truck-driving experience spanning several decades, CJ Miller Driver Harry “Buck” Boylan is no stranger to antsy drivers. “The best way to deal with tailgaters is to slow down and move away and let them in front of you,” he explained. “When you let unsafe drivers in front of you, the situation becomes much more… Read more »

  • March 14, 2018
    CJ Miller Earns Four Paving Awards

    If there is anyone who spends a lot of time driving and studying Maryland roadways, it’s G. Marshall Klinefelter, President of The Maryland Asphalt Association. Whether he’s cruising highways with his GoPro or flying a drone overhead, Marshall always takes a keen interest in the ride quality, surface smoothness and overall aesthetics of Maryland roadways…. Read more »

  • February 28, 2018
    Join Us For Our March Job Fairs
    Picture of articulated hauler with a message saying we are hiring

    The weather is starting to heat up, and so are our job opportunities. Join us either March 13 or March 15 from 3 to 6 p.m. at our Hampstead headquarters to learn more about job opportunities at one of Carroll County’s largest employers. Recently, Ravens Defensive Coach Don “Wink” Martindale told our employees, “You make… Read more »

  • February 9, 2018
    CJ Miller Employee, Volunteer Fireman, Comes to Woman’s Aid
    Picture of Phil helping Ellen into her home

    Ellen Ritter, who will turn 70 in March, was happy to be moving into her new home in Hampstead this week. Originally from Maryland, Ellen has moved a few times since her husband passed away in 2014. On this latest move, she had travelled from Georgia to Hampstead to live closer to her brother and… Read more »

  • January 24, 2018
    ‘Not An Easy Feat To Get Here’ – Drivers Honored At Annual Banquet

    Matt Ritter, President of Ritter Transport, and Chairman of the Maryland Motor Truck Association, has no problem finding CDL applicants at his business. The challenge, he told those gathered for the MMTA’s Drivers of the Month/Driver of the Year Awards Banquet Jan. 23 in Catonsville, is finding qualified drivers. He said people obtain a CDL… Read more »