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Alonzo Butler, II

  • Hometown: Kissimmee, FL
  • Employer: UA – Pulaski Technical College (NLR)
  • Trade: HVAC Tech
  • Goals: "For my short term goal, I would like to obtain my certification in HVAC and EPA. For my long term goal, I would like to start my own business."

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A career in construction is a great way to build an exciting future!

For many careers, the future is uncertain. High tech jobs are frequently being shipped overseas to take advantage of low labor costs, or replaced by automated processes. Fortunately, the skilled trades continue to be in high demand, and if you’re interested in a rewarding new career, you can’t go wrong with a construction apprenticeship! Construction companies throughout Arkansas are currently struggling to find the right people to fill thousands of open positions. With the right training, you’ll definitely have a competitive edge when you apply for those jobs!

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The HVAC profession continues to grow, and ACEF is here to help you get started!

No matter what time of year that it is, we have all come to appreciate the convenience of heating and air conditioning in our homes and businesses. In Arkansas, we’ve grown accustomed to summers that seem to last for 8 months of the year, a couple of bitterly cold months, and a few mild weeks in between. It’s not uncommon for most of us to run both the heating and air in our homes and cars on the same day, and when we experience an outage, we’re prepared to pay a king’s ransom to get our household comfort systems serviced or replaced.

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Contact ACEF today to learn about our Apprenticeships in plumbing!

If you’re a hardworking, career-driven individual looking for an exciting new opportunity, you simply can’t go wrong with the skilled trades! There’s nothing wrong with high-tech jobs or retail careers, but they will never be able to offer the employment stability that comes with being a trade professional!

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