UAA’s Kachemak Bay Campus of Kenai Peninsula College is proud to announce that Marshall Bullock has been hired to serve as Kachemak Bay Campus’s new Maritime Technology Program Coordinator. Continue reading UAA’s Kachemak Bay Campus of Kenai Peninsula College Hires Maritime Technology Program Coordinator
Alaska Process Industry Careers Consortium (APICC) recently joined forces with Maritime Works: An Alaska Careers Partnership. APICC welcomes participation with from the entire Maritime Sector.
Maritime Works is a network committed to advancing Maritime Workforce Development. APICC’s mission parallels the network’s goal and they are committed to expanding their career outreach activities across industry sectors. APICC has a vision of a unified statewide workforce initiative, inclusive of all priority industry sectors, and we will continue to reach out across sectors to align our workforce development efforts.
Find out more about APICC and Maritime Works as they particpate in a national webinar on December 10, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. APICC Executive Director Cari-Ann Ketterling, Doug Ward – Director of Shipyard Development for Vigor Alaska, and Mandy Beaulieu from Alaska General Contractors of Alaska will present to a national audience, discussing Alaska’s collaborative efforts to build the next generation of skilled maritime craft professionals. Click here for more information and to register for the webinar.
For years growing up in Juneau, Donovan Bell walked, drove and rode his bike past one of the most dynamic resources in his collegiate career, and he never knew it existed. Read the full article at: UAS yields key data for fishing industry | Juneau Empire – Alaska’s Capital City Online Newspaper
Cari-Ann Ketterling with the Alaska Process Industry Careers Consortium (APICC) and Zarin Taylor, a former production operator at BP, joined Daybreak Wednesday to talk about jobs in the process technology field. Whether you’re working at an electric company or and oil production facility, Taylor said the job is similar no matter where you go.
“We’re controlling the process, we’re controlling the work that supports the process,” Taylor said. “We’re starting the equipment and putting a real emphasis on safety and quality control for our product with everything we do.”
Process tech graduates can earn an average of six figures per year after five years of experience. How can you get started in the field?
Watch the video at: Workforce Wednesday: Process tech careers | KTVA Anchorage CBS 11