Exploring Careers that Build America: Construction

Wondering what you can do after high school?

Curious about building a life, a career, and an education without debt?

Opportunity awaits you in the skilled trades!

Learn how you could employ your talents, learn valuable skills, and earn a great salary here in the local NJ area.

Join educators and employers to learn more about careers in construction!

When: May 30, 2024, from 6 PM to 9 PM
Where: Bergen Community College at the Meadowlands – 1280 Wall Street West, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071-3517
Travel Directions: https://bergen.edu/about-us/locations/bergen-at-the-meadowlands/lyndhurst/

Light refreshments will be served.

Why Attend?

  1. Discover the Possibilities: High school students will have the opportunity to explore various skilled trades, including education needed and salaries, from carpentry and plumbing to electrical work, masonry, and HVAC systems.
  2. Panel Discussion: Engage with industry experts during an enlightening panel discussion. Learn about the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities in the skilled trades sector.
  3. Meet Local Businesses and Institutions: Connect one-on-one with representatives from local businesses, trade associations, and educational institutions. Discover apprenticeship programs, scholarships, and career pathways.
  4. Networking: Build relationships with professionals who are passionate about skilled trades. Forge connections that can shape your future.

Featured Activities:

  • Panel Discussion: Hear from seasoned industry members currently in careers, educators, and business leaders. Learn about the demand for skilled workers and the rewarding aspects of these careers.
  • Business Expo: Explore booths featuring local businesses, community colleges and trade schools. Discover resources and opportunities.

This career exploration event for high schoolers is sponsored by Amazon and facilitated by the Bergen County Job Center.

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May 30 2024


6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: May 30 2024
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


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