Season 151 Videos

Show 137

Show 137 – Building Science | Masonery

/ Building Science – Auburn / Masonry – Wallace Community College, Selma / The McWhorter School of Building Science at Auburn (BSCI) established in 1947, is the second oldest construction education program in the United States. The program has more than 3,000 graduates located worldwide, including many who lead the construction industry in the Southeast […]
Show 136

Show 136 – Pharmacy

/ Pharmacy – Auburn University / The study of Pharmacy at Auburn University began in 1885 when the Board of Trustees of the (then) Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical College proposed that a course of study be offered in pharmacy. For the first ten years students were able to take preparatory courses in alkaloids, assaying, and […]
Show 135

Show 135 – Maritime

/ C & G Boatworks / Maritime Welding Program / Annie Girl Charter / On The Job is taking the show to the “port city” of Mobile, to learn more about all of the unique jobs related to the shipyard industry. The On The Job, team hit the ground running at one of the leading […]
Show 134

Show 134 – AL State Port Authority | ThyssenKrupp

/ Alabama State Port Authority – Mobile / ThyssenKrupp Project / Mobile, Alabama, is probably better known as the birthplace of baseball great Hank Aaron, or as the childhood home of musician Jimmy Buffet, or for being the originator of Mardis Gras in the United States…But you might be surprised to know that the Port […]
Show 133

Show 133 – Sheet Metal Apprenticeship | Auto Collision Repair

/ Sheet Metal Apprenticeship / Auto Collision Repair Program – Bevill State / Almost everyone is familiar with heaters and air conditioners, but have you ever thought, “just how does heated air or cooled air travel through a building?” There’s a good chance a sheet metal worker built or shaped the ductwork most cold or […]
Show 132

Show 132 – Music Production | Sound Technicians

/ Music Production – Troy University / Sound Technicians – Bama Jam ’08 / There’s nothing like popping in your favorite CD, or plugging in your IPOD and listening to your favorite song, or musical act. But what most people don’t realize it takes alot of “behind-the-scenes” work for a song to ever make it […]
Show 131

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 […]
Show 130

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 […]
Show 129

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 […]
Show 128

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 […]
Show 127

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 […]
Show 126

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 […]
Show 125

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 […]
Show 124

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 […]
Show 123

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, […]