Video: Career Fair Connected with Kids from 12 Schools

By on October 13, 2017

The Missouri Department of Transportation hosted a Construction Career Day this Tuesday, Oct. 10,  at the Alberici Constructors facilities, 2150 Kienlen Ave. in Wellston.

MoDOT partnered with 12 St. Louis area high schools, St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers, Alberici Constructors, and Construction Forum STL to host this year’s event. The goal for the day was to give students the chance to learn about various aspects of the construction industry.

From 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. students got hands-on experience and received information about careers the trades. The agenda also included a concrete plant tour and an equipment tour with Alberici.

Representatives from, MODOT External Civil Rights, Construction Forum STL, AGC, Tarlton, Missouri Women in Trade, Roofers Local No 2, Cement Masons Joint Apprenticeship, Operating Engineers Local 513, B.U.D, and St. Louis Job Corps were available to network with students on construction careers.

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