SAN ANTONIO - HOLT CAT welcomed a second round of Southwest Independent School District interns Monday.
The construction group partnered with Southwest ISD to provide paid internships to high school students in the district.
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The internship allows students to gain experience in technical trade, business and information technology, all while earning high school credit.
There's also a chance for the students to be hired full time at the end of the internship.
"After senior year, if they qualify, they can compete for a full-time position at HOLT," Tony Spalding, director of interns, said. "Our goal is to make all of them full-time (employees.)"
Out of the 165 interns this program has brought on, 83 of them have become full-time employees.
HOLT CAT also partners with other schools around Texas.
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