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Show 117 – Game Wardens / Park Rangers | Bass Pro Shop

/ Game Wardens / Park Rangers / Bass Pro Shop / Alabama is home to some of the most beautiful forests, lakes, and streams in the country. 95% of the forests in Alabama are privately owned are privately own with the remaining 5% belonging to the State of Alabama and Government. In addition to being […]
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Show 118 – “The Great Outdoors” (Part 2)

The Great Outdoors Part 2 | Bonnie Plant Farm | Munford Elementary If you have a green thumb, and enjoy working in gardens, and planting the occasional herb, then this an episode for you. The ON THE JOB team took a trip down to Union Springs, AL, and had the opportunity to visit with one […]
Show 119

Show 119 – Boilermakers | Ironworkers

/ Boilermakers / Ironworkers / A boilermaker is a unique welder that makes, installs, and repairs boilers, closed vats, and other large vessels. These units generally are involved with extreme pressure, and are used in a variety of ways ranging from generating power, providing heat, and processing and storing chemicals. The ON THE JOB team […]
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Show 120 – MBUSI – Maintenance Apprenticeship

/ MBUSI – Maintenance Apprenticeship Program / When Mercedes-Benz announced in September 1993, that they would build their automotive plant in Tuscaloosa, it changed forever the economic development landscape of Alabama. After two plant expansions and with more than 22,000 direct and indirect jobs, MBUSI has grown to become Alabama’s largest exporter of goods. But […]
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Show 121 – Pipe Fitters | Insulators

/ Pipe Fitters / Insulators / Pipe fitters are among the largest and highest paid construction occupations in the country. This is due to the piping systems involved in residential houses, power plants, manufacturing plants, municipal water treatment plants, pharmaceuticals and computer-chip manufacturing. Just about every structure built requires a pipe fitter at some point […]
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Show 122 – Boating | Diesel Tech

/ Annie Girl Charter / Saunders Yachtworks / Diesel Tech – Bishop State / For most of us driving a car is pretty easy. But what about driving a boat? Better yet, what about driving a LARGE boat? The On the Job team wanted to find out what it takes to become a boat captain, […]
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Show 123 – Safe Driving | Autauga Tech Center | EMT

/ Safe Driving / Autauga County Technology Center / EMT – Calhoun Community College / All fifty states adhere to the legal doctrine that holds an employer liable to injured third parties for the negligent or wrongful acts of employees while on the job. And often, on the job means on the road. This week, […]
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Show 124 – DuPont

/ DuPont – Mobile / Founded in 1802, DuPont puts science to work by creating sustainable solutions essential to a better, safer, healthier life for people everywhere. Operating in more than 70 countries, DuPont offers a wide range of innovative products and services for markets including agriculture, nutrition, electronics, communications, safety and protection, home and […]
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Show 125 – Animals

/ Auburn Vet Medicine / Golden Animal Hospital / Pell City High School – FFA “Kids Day on the Farm” / During this episode of On the Job we explored the “animal” in you…well, not necessarily however, the On the Job team did spend some time with some animal experts. The College of Veterinarian Medicine […]
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Show 126 – Pharmacy Technology | HVAC

/ Pharmacy Technology – Wallace / HVAC – Southern Union / Pharmacy (from the Greek ‘pharmakos’ for drug) is the health profession that links the health sciences with the chemical sciences, and it is charged with ensuring the sage and effective use of medication. Pharmacists, therefore, are experts on drug therapy and are the primary […]
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Show 127 – Aquaculture

/ Kyser Catfish Farms – Greensboro / Aquaculture – Gadsden State College / Kyser Farms built the first commercial catfish farms in the state and today is one of Alabama’s leading producers of farm raised catfish. We “catch” up with Townsend Kyser, a third generation Catfish farmer, to learn more about this industry and the […]
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Show 128 – Electrician Apprenticeship | Technology Training

/ IBEW – Electrician Apprenticeship | Randolph County School of Technology / On The Job goes to Birmingham to find out more about an Electrical Apprenticeship Program offered by the Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 136 and the opportunities it affords those interested in the electrical field. Alabama’s Career Technical Education Program is available […]
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Show 129 – AMSTI | Career Exploration

/ Daniel Pratt – AMSTI / Chelsea Middle School – Career Exploration / The Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative, commonly referred to as AMSTI, is the Alabama Department of Education’s initiative to improve math and science teaching statewide. AMSTI was designed by a Blue-Ribbon committee comprised of K-12 educators, higher education representatives, and business […]
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Show 130 – Landscaping | Manufacturing

Landscape Technology – Jefferson State College | Biscuits Stadium – Ground Crew | Manufacture Youth Program Landscaping is both a science and an art. The students in Jefferson State’s Landscape Technology program are learning just that. With the option of taking landscape horticulture, plant production or turf grass management tracks, these students will be well […]
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Show 131 – Auto Body Repair | Outdoor Advertising

/ Auto Body Repair – Watkins Auto Body, Inc. / Outdoor Advertising – Durden Outdoor / On the Job, also had a chance to work side-by-side, with some Body Technicians at Watkins Auto Body. The Body Technicians at Watkins Auto Body, explain to On the Job, why this field is important, and why they think […]