These events provide outreach, recruitment, career awareness, and exposure related to the highway construction industry. On-the-Job Training CEEED (Career Exposure, Engagement, and Education Development) activities include:
Highway Construction Career Days (CCD)/Career Expos:
Each event includes a trade show with booths for vendors to provide additional learning opportunities and to discuss future highway construction career paths for middle and high school students.
N.C. Department of Transportation partners are invited to showcase technology and equipment to demonstrate how they are used in the highway construction industry.
Construction Career Days are periodically held at different sites and school systems throughout the state and are either sponsored by or attended by OJT staff.
Construction Career Engagement:
The On-the-Job Training program conducts outreach, information sessions and career fairs to promote opportunities and professional development programs that are focused on the highway construction industry.
These events provide an opportunity to recruit participants for the Highway Construction Trade Academies and information about highway construction careers.
Anyone 18 or older is welcome to participate. OJT staff sponsors or attends the events which are held frequently at different sites statewide.