Construction career workshop next week
1 Mar 2019
ANGOLA — The Steuben County Economic Development Corp. is hosting a Construction Career Workshop next week.
This is a one-day hands-on workshop for high school juniors and seniors to experience career opportunities in the construction trades at The Enterprise Center, 907 S. Wayne St., Angola. The event will be held Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The workshop will educate high school students about construction industry career options and help bridge the gap for them from classrooms to jobsites, said an SCEDC news release.
With 11 contractors participating, students will be able to experience the difference sides of construction careers. With hands-on demonstrations, students will also be able to see what skills and abilities are needed to pursue a construction career. Students will also meet with local construction employers who are eager to hire young people.