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?
Contact Dr. Zoann Parker at or call 717.299.7793 for more information regarding each program and their start times!
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