TWC plans Careers in Texas Industries Week

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TWC plans Careers in Texas Industries Week

 Careers in Texas Industries WeekLocal companies asked to help educate students

The Texas Workforce Commission and its 28 Texas Workforce Solutions boards host a statewide Careers in Texas Industries Week Sept. 25-30. TWC is seeking business volunteers to inform and educate the state’s future workforce about their respective industry and companies.

The week is for both middle school and high school students. TWC asks for assistance to make events “as big as possible in a way which will address your company’s current and future workforce talent needs.” Promotional opportunties include businesses bringing in professionals talk about their jobs, as well as showcasing internships and other learning opportunities.

While all employers may participate, the following Texas Industry Clusters will be highlighted:

Advanced Technologies & Manufacturing
Aerospace & Defense
Biotechnology & Life Sciences, including Healthcare
Information & Computer Technology
Petroleum Refining & Chemical Products
Energy
Construction
Transportation & Logistics

Careers in Texas Industries Week is presented in partnership with the Governor’s Office of Economic Development & Tourism and other Tri-Agency partners.

To participate, visit the event calendar on the TWC website for details and contacts. Businesses may also contact their Local Workforce Solutions Office.

Questions may also be directed to careerstxindustries@twc.state.tx.us.

Businesses may also post internship positions on TWC’s free intern site txinternshipchallenge.com.

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