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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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The HVAC industry is one of the hottest professions around, and we can help you get started!

If you’re looking for a new opportunity, it’s never a bad idea to consider learning a skilled trade. High tech jobs are frequently subject to the ups and downs of the economy or the stock market, but the trades continue to be recession proof. At The Arkansas Construction Education Foundation, our mission is preparing skilled trades-persons for rewarding and profitable careers. We offer a number of programs in construction, plumbing, carpentry, and a Heating and Air Training program. If you’re a career-driven self-starter that likes to work with both your head and your hands, we want to hear from you!

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Interested in a career in plumbing? ACEF offers apprenticeship programs!

There’s a lot of talk about high tech jobs, and what a great opportunity that it can be to get in on the ground floor of a new startup. What they don’t tell you is how little job security that their employees have at new companies. As demand for a product or service matures, and the shareholder value declines, layoffs are one of the first steps that companies take to stay alive.

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Carpentry is a very rewarding career, and our team at ACEF is here to help you get started!

There are many people in Arkansas that are content to sit at a desk in an office all day, but if you’re someone that prefers to work with your hands, you’re not alone! In fact, since the way that we do business is constantly changing, there are many people who are a bit more old-fashioned, and prefer the stability of the skilled trades.

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