The job fair is intended to connect almost 1,000 students with skilled trade professionals, and show them the opportunities available in the construction industry. The students were from BOCES, Charter School for Applied Technologies, Alden High School, ECC and other schools. More than 50 WNY Construction leaders (including The MJA Company) were at the event. Students were able to speak one-on-one with professionals in skilled trades.
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