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What is an Industrial Millwright?

2015 Millwright graphicJoin the Great Basin College Industrial Millwright Program, GBC CTE College Credit and RAM Enterprise Inc. from 9:00-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10 to explore degree programs and careers available to those interested in becoming part of Nevada’s Industrial Millwright Technology field.

The tour will begin at 9 a.m. at the GBC Industrial Millwright Lab in the Diekhans Center for Industrial Technology, room 111. Millwright Faculty and Industry Representatives will host an open house and answer questions about the Millwright program, including scholarships and local internship opportunities. Participants will also learn about the skills a millwright needs to diagnose and repair stationary industrial equipment.

At 10:15 a.m. the tour will then lead to RAM Enterprises Inc. where participants will be able to get up close and personal with daily operations, meet with RAM employees and learn about the career opportunities available. The tour is scheduled to conclude at 11:30 a.m.

Millwright graduates often obtain careers immediately following graduation due to the high demand in the millwright field.

Interested high school students, Great Basin College students, and community members who are interested in attending GBC are also encouraged to attend. Call Thomas Bruns at 775-340-4758 or e-mail for information and to RSVP. Please RSVP before Dec. 9.

For More Information Contact

Kayla McCarson
Marketing/Social Media Specialist, Student Services
Phone: (775) 753-2105

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Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 3,800 students are enrolled online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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