Lone Star College System receives Workforce grant
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Cutline: Presenting the Texas Workforce Commission check are, left to right: Dale A. Robertson, TWC director; Larry E. Temple, TWC executive director; Andres Alcantar, TWC commissioner; Rand Key, senior vice chancellor and chief operating officer Lone Star College and Horatio Galli of Tenaris University. The Lone Star College System has partnered with a consortium of Tenaris-owned companies to provide job training using a $1,455,334 Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce Commission. Up to 990 workers will receive training on methods to improve productivity, efficiency and quality; and reduce waste; and the training will provide the workers with credentials in machining and hydraulics. Those trained will include mechanics, warehouse supervisors and technicians. Upon completion of training, the workers could earn an average hourly wage of $20.20.