GDC TECHNICS WELCOMES CRISTO REY STUDENTS AS PART OF CORPORATE WORK STUDY PROGRAM
September 5th, 2019 – Fort Worth, Texas— GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft modifications, MRO services, technical services, and electronic systems, partners with Cristo Rey Fort Worth High School and welcomes four students to the GDC Technics team as part of school’s work/study program.
GDC Technics is one of 40 corporate partners to join Cristo Rey Fort Worth and offer its students work experience in a corporate setting. Throughout the 2019-2020 school year, GDC Technics will mentor and supervise the students as they carry out real-life work positions one day a week at the company. The program helps prepare students to join the workforce and gives them an opportunity to earn a portion of their high school tuition.
“Partnering with Cristo Rey Fort Worth to offer these students a chance to experience the corporate world is a great honor for GDC Technics and we couldn’t be more excited,” said Brad Foreman, GDC Technics CEO. “The work/study program is such a great way to introduce these students to a professional environment. We are more than proud to be a part of this incredible program that works so hard to build up our future generation of leaders.”
The students participating in the work/study program attend classes and share a full-time position by working one day a week at GDC Technics. The program began the week following Draft Day – the day students discovered where their corporate education would take place – and will continue through July 2020.
About GDC Technics. GDC Technics is a world-class aircraft company with extensive expertise in Modifications, MRO services, Technical services and Electronic systems. GDC Technics is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas with multiple worldwide locations across North America, Europe, Asia, and Africa. For more information, see www.gdctechnics.com.
About Cristo Rey Fort Worth High School
Located at 2633 Altamesa Blvd., Cristo Rey Fort Worth High School provides an affordable college preparatory education to economically challenged students of all faiths enabling them to become men and women of faith, purpose, and service. Through a rigorous curriculum, integrated with a hands-on professional work experience, students graduate ready to succeed in college and in life.
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