October 16, 2012
Hobart Institute of Welding Technology (HIWT), Troy, Ohio, has hired Kevin Trick as marketing and career development representative.
Trick completed HIWT's nine-month structural and pipe welding program in June 2008, after which he worked in the industry. In this role, he assists high school students, veterans, and transitioning adults in deciding to pursue a career in welding. He gives individual and group tours of the institute, as well as presentations about the program at high schools, vocational career centers, and groups of recently discharged veterans. He also assists with career placement of graduating students.