More than 1,000 middle and high school students received hands-on experience during the two-day (MICCD) event. The OE 324 Construction Career Center is a 500 acre site where 35 pieces of heavy equipment are utilized. “It’s rewarding to help young people see what construction is and learn about the training and educational paths that secure the good paying jobs a career in construction provides,” said Douglas Stockwell, Business Manager of OE 324.
Construction Career Center
275 East Highland Road
Howell, Michigan 48843
Since 1967, OE 324 Construction Career Center has offered heavy equipment training annually to thousands of Michigan Apprentice and Journeyman Operators. “It’s exciting and an honor to help pass down to the next generation of Operating Engineers what we have learned,” said Lee Graham, Training Director of OE 324. “We’re looking forward to next May’s Career Days with much anticipation.”