Skill Up Fast
There are immediate job openings at many levels in nearby industries with great opportunities to join a high-demand field and move up! Whether you're looking to learn a new skill or a new job, Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology offers three short-term programs: Facilities Maintenance Technician, Metal Casting Technology & Production Welding!
METAL CASTING TECHNOLOGY
Facilities Maintenance Technician
Median annual salary for entry-level Facilities Maintenance Technician was $36,630 in 2015.
Training in 24 Weeks
The Facilities Maintenance Technician is multi-skilled and typical performs building maintenance tasks ranging from basic repairs to operating computerized building automation systems. The Facilities Maintenance Technician possess a variety of trade skills and there is a broad range of opportunities for employment and career advancement.
This 24 week-technical program also includes a six-week Capstone Project of PAID on-the-job training ($15/hr) at sites in Lancaster City, supervised by a Capstone Instructor. Round trip transportation to work sites will be provided.
What will I learn?
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology FMT Program provides instruction and training in a number of technical training areas:
- OSHA/Safety & Certification
- Mathematics; measuring and layout
- Blueprint Reading
- Hand tools, portable hand tools, power machinery
- Masonry: concrete repair, block, and brick repair
- Carpentry: Interior & exterior wall repair
- Plumbing systems: rough-ins and fixtures
- Electrical systems: rough-ins and devices
- Forklift operations and certification
In addition, completes will earn OSHA and Forklift certifications and College-awarded competency credentials after each three-week trade unit. Completers may also have the opportunity to pursue postsecondary education at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology.
WHAT DO I DO NEXT?
CareerLink participants may also be eligible for scholarships. Enroll in and complete Ready2Work at careerLink. Counselors at CareerLink and Stevens will help you get a job! Call 717.509.5613 or visit www.jobs4lancaster.com