Student career day to focus on construction jobs
More than 1,000 high school students from Rockland, Westchester, Orange and Putnam counties are expected to participate in classes on how to weld pipes, operate an excavator and perform other construction jobs during the Ninth Annual Hudson Valley Construction Career Day at the Rockland Community College Field House in Suffern on Friday.
The event, scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., is designed to familiarize students with the jobs available in the construction industry for new entrants to the work force.
Admission is free. For more information about the career day, contact the Construction Industry Council of Westchester & Hudson Valley at 914-631-6070.