TCC to Receive Texas Workforce Commission Grant for Nearly 50 New Jobs

FORT WORTH, Texas (Feb. 13, 2012)

Texas Workforce Commission Chairman Tom Pauken will present a Skills Development Fund Grant check for $458,025 to Tarrant County College. It will fund training for a manufacturing consortium consisting of Ball Corp., Miller Coors, Samsill Corp., and SAFRAN Turbomeca USA.

Thursday, Feb. 16

Tarrant County College Opportunity Center
5901 Fitzhugh Avenue, Room 1330
Fort Worth, TX 76119

The funding will create a minimum of 47 jobs and upgrade the skills of 307 incumbent employees in various job skills areas, including manufacturing and electrical systems. TCC also will receive $45,000 worth of new equipment to provide the training that will be retained by the college at the conclusion of the grant period.

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