Tarrant County College and Dannon Co. Inc. are partnering to provide job training using a $123,915 Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce Commission.
The grant will be used to train 91 new and incumbent Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County workers in industry-related topics. Focused instruction will be provided on precision instruments and measurements, manufacturing processes, electrical maintenance and material handling. Trainees will include machine operators, maintenance and utility mechanics, manufacturing engineers, material handlers, electricians, and processing technicians. Upon completion of training, the workers will receive an average wage of $25.54 per hour.
TWC Chairman Andres Alcantar will present a check to representatives from Dannon and TCC during a ceremony April 4 in Fort Worth.