Joining the Green Economy

December 2, 2010
An 11-week class at Middlesex County College called “Electronics for Green Jobs” held a graduation ceremony December 1. The program trains students to repair and maintain machines used in the green technology field such as recycling machines, fork lifts, emission controls, hybrid cars and solar panels. The funding is from the New Jersey Department of Labor. The course is run by the College’s Institute for Management and Technical Development, which handles customized training for business.green_jobs_grads


The graduates are, seated, from left to right: Kenneth Walker Jr., Elmio Sierra, Sal Scornavacca, David Arocho. Standing, Dr. Patricia Moran, director of the Institute for Management and Technical Development, Elliot Fishman, job developer for the Institute, Michael Dominguez, Moheb Michael, Godmay Soyette, George Wang and Mario Santos, the instructor.