MCESC offering virtual career tours
CANFIELD–The Mahoning County Educational Service Center is offering a virtual Career Exploration Tour for students in grades seven through 12 attending local school districts beginning Monday. Participating students will hear from a variety of guest speakers in one hour webinars over Zoom.
Guest speakers will talk about their careers, skills/schooling needed for that career, the importance of soft-skills in the workplace, and recruiting requirements that are important when companies are hiring employees. There will be time for Q&A during each session.
Registration is not required to participate in the event. Students can access webinars via the list below before the scheduled session begins. Sessions will begin at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and noon each day.
Anyone who cannot join via computer but would like to join via phone, can dial 1-929-436-2866 or 1-301-715-8592. They will then be prompted to enter the Webinar ID # (listed next to each session below).
Anyone with questions should contact Lead Career Counselor Robert Eggleston by emailing R.Eggleston@MVRCOG.org.
— MONDAY, MAY 11:
9 a.m. – Career as a Professional Athlete
Paul McFadden, YSU Foundation,
Tim Johnson and Ashton Youboty, YSU Football Program
Webinar ID# – 928-2906-5886
10:30 a.m. – Career in Law
Terry Swauger, Magistrate, Trumbull County Juvenile Court
Webinar ID# – 978-9417-9121
Noon – Career in Politics
Congressman Tim Ryan, Ohio 13th District
Webinar ID# – 995-0999-6547
–TUESDAY, MAY 12:
9 a.m. – Careers in Information Technology
Ryan Geilhard, Director of IT Infrastructure Services at
Webinar ID# – 970-3423-6451
10:30 a.m. – Careers as a First Responder
Chief Mark Pitzer, Boardman Township Fire Dept.
Webinar ID# – 911-8874-2471
–WEDNESDAY, MAY 13:
10:30 a.m. – Careers/Apprenticeship Programs
Plumbers & Pipefitters
Rick Boyarko, Joint Apprenticeship Coordinator
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 396
Webinar ID# – 978-8812-1265
Noon – Career as a Chiropractor
Dr. Kyle Muir, 330 Chiropractic
Webinar ID# – 937-4906-8427
–THURSDAY, MAY 14:
9 a.m. – Career as a Nurse Practitioner
Kathy Corturillo, Aspire Healthcare
Webinar ID# – 912-8986-5968
10:30 a.m. – Careers in Culinary
Jeff McClure, AVI Foodsystems
Webinar ID# – 994-6284-7440
–FRIDAY, MAY 15:
9 a.m. – Careers in Dentistry
Dr. Mashood Martins, Refresh Dental
Webinar ID# – 966-4449-1427
10:30 a.m. – Careers in Construction
Doug Baker, Estimator and Project Manager,
Danessa Construction, LLC
Webinar ID# – 912-7848-4610