Caltrans Offers Tool Kits to Mechanics Apprentices

SACRAMENTO  —  In this Caltrans News Flash, learn why Caltrans is loaning tool kits as an incentive to attract new heavy equipment mechanic apprentices.

The three-year program prepares apprentices with the skills needed to become full journeyman mechanics with Caltrans upon completion. The program has helped train 275 men and women for employment with the department, who repair and maintain more than 11,000 vehicles.

This video can be viewed at:  https://youtu.be/MOtGm_rx-20

This News Flash is the 108th in a series of videos highlighting Caltrans’ activities that present the wide-ranging and critical work that the Department does to enhance California’s economy and livability. To see more of these and other videos, search for #CaltransNewsFlash on Twitter or go to http://bit.ly/1ez3LYz .