I applaud Mayor Peduto and his administration for initiating this program. We have many vets returning home to Southwestern Pennsylvania seeking career opportunities.
This article highlights the need for continued workforce training and re-training. It also demonstrates the impact of the coal industry on our economy and most specifically jobs.
http://triblive.com/news/adminpage/8122486-74/pittsburgh-region-workforce#axzz3fmaNFNVi This Pittsburgh Tribune Review article highlights future workforce needs as baby boomers continue to retire. This is a challenge for employers, schools, students, and parents.
http://triblive.com/state/pennsylvania/8116152-74/gas-desrosiers-natural#axzz3WZQXBCiY Excellent career opportunities are available for those interested in the energy field. I will connect student prospects to gas companies looking to hire.