ALBANY, N.Y.—High School students from around the Capital Region will get a chance to learn about the career opportunities available in the construction industry on Thursday.
The 13th annual Capital District Construction Career day will take place at the Navy operational center in Glenville.
More than 1,000 high school juniors and seniors will take part in the hands-on event. The students will be able to learn how to operate heavy construction equipment as well as bricklaying and carpentry.
The event lasts two days and Congressman Paul Tonko is expected to take part in Thursday’s festivities.