American Graduate: Attention to Detail (Dalton)

After only welding for a year I was able to win the gold medal at state competition and from their go to Kentucky to go to nationals and took second in the nation there and I’m currently working on the world welding trials competing to go to Kazan Russia to represent the United States. First […]

KTEC Welding Program 90

(energetic music) – [Narrator] Welders and metalworkers built the backbone of our country. They forged the framework of our tallest buildings and cast the beams that span the strongest bridges. Through our American Graduate Getting to Work initiative, we discovered it is a trade taught well at KTEC in northern Idaho, giving strength to the […]

KTEC Welding Program 330

(upbeat music) – [Narrator] Welders and metal workers built the backbone of our country. They forged the framework of our tallest buildings and cast the beams that span the strongest bridges. Through our American Graduate: Getting to Work initiative, we discovered it is a trade taught well at KTEC in Northern Idaho, giving strength to […]

Jakoby Taliferro | Career Forward Alabama

[Music] My name is Jakoby Taliferro, I’m a welder here at Austal. I work on the EFT, the Expeditionary Fast Transport. It’s like a pickup truck used to transfer sailors and other equipment. The way I got this job, I met a recruiter at Austal. I met him my 10th grade year. We went through […]

KTEC Welding Program 180

(upbeat music) – [Narrator] Welder’s and metal workers built the backbone of our country. They forged the framework of our tallest buildings, and cast the beams that span the strongest bridges. Through our American Graduate Getting to Work initiative, we discovered it is a trade taught well at KTEC in Northern Idaho. Giving strength to […]

Training for a Welding Career in High School

(TYLER) ENGINEERING AND FABRICATION HAS ALWAYS INTERESTED ME. WELDING AND MACHINING IT’S LIKE A DYING TRADE RIGHT NOW SO IT’S EASIER TO GET A JOB AND I GOT A JOB OUT OF THIS BOCES PROGRAM TOO ALREADY. LIKE ALL THE PEOPLE THAT ARE RETIRING RIGHT NOW I’M LEARNING FROM THEM HOPEFULLY I CAN STAY IN […]

Electrical Mechanical Technician at Love Beets USA

Hello my name is Rodney Hay, I’m an electrical mechanical technician in Rochester, New York at Love Beets USA. My job is to basically fix the automation we have in our production site. Automation is basically a machine that could package something or move something without using workers. Typical day is we’re B shift so […]