PROGRAM FOR TRAINING AND EDUCATING EMPLOYEES OF STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS

A STUDY WAS MADE OF STATE HIGHWAY PRACTICE IN EMPLOYEE TRAINING AND EDUCATION AND IN THE HIRING OF HIGH SCHOOL AND COLLEGE STUDENTS AND GRADUATES. QUESTIONNAIRES WERE MAILED TO ALL OF THE STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS. EIGHT STATES REPORTED AN ORGANIZED PLAN OF IN-SERVICE TRAINING FOR NEW EMPLOYEES, NOT INCLUDING THE ENGINEERING COLLEGE GRADUATES. ELEVEN STATES HAVE ADOPTED TRAINING PROGRAM OF 12 TO 48 MONTHS' DURATION FOR THE NEWLY HIRED ENGINEERING-COLLEGE GRADUATE. KENTUCKY REPORTED A PLAN OF SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS TO COLLEGE STUDENTS, BOTH GRADUATE AND UNDERGRADUATE. STARTING SALARIES FOR GRADUATES OF ENGINEERING COLLEGES ARE DESCRIBED.

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  • Accession Number: 00200721
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jul 28 1994 12:00AM