Construction Career Academy

PROGRAM PAUSED FOR SUMMER 2020

Are you looking for a summer job that pays well, earns you college credits and can lead you to a career in the construction industry? The Associated General Contractors of South Dakota in collaboration with Southeast Tech and Western Dakota Tech has created a summer hands-on paid experience that will give you the chance to earn while you learn. Through a blend of classroom instruction and on-the-job training, you’ll have the opportunity to learn from the best in the business.

This program is for high school rising juniors and seniors in Sioux Falls, and rising seniors in Rapid City.

HOW THIS WORKS

You’ll interview with construction professionals  to determine job requirements and opportunities. If selected, you’ll receive paid training including classroom instruction, lab construction projects and on-the-job training.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

• Safety (OSHA 10)
• Basic Hand and Power Tools
• Construction Basics
• Soft Skills Essential to Job Success
• Career Awareness

WHAT YOU’LL EARN

In addition to great experience and five college credits, you’ll earn $12.50/hr.

APPLICATION WILL OPEN LATE FALL 2020 FOR SUMMER 2021

Rising juniors and seniors can apply for Sioux Falls.

Rising seniors can apply for Rapid City.