Environmental & Safety

Harness the wind or electricity and learn how to manage these powerful forces. These well-paid careers are in high demand. At TSTC, you can build skills using state-of-the art training facilities to become a lineworker or an environmental technician. Your interests in these technologies can lead to a well-paying job.

Texas is synonymous with energy development.  Texas is the No. 1 wind energy generator in the country, producing ¼ of the national total and over 17.5 percent of all in-state electricity generation. Solar power generation is growing as well. And electrical lineworkers will be needed as long as we have electricity, so this career path is a good one. Choose your career, and harness your power!

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You're a detail-oriented person with the know-how, grit and communication skills to do what it takes to keep the workplace safe and healthy.
Workforce Training
TSTC Workforce Training offers non-credit courses for those who want to update their skills without enrolling in traditional college classes.
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Welding Safety Technician
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Harlingen
Jerry Briones 956-364-4615
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Our Career Services team takes your future seriously. We work diligently to connect our highly skilled students and alumni to our ever-growing network of companies across the state. That’s why Texas State Technical College boasts such a high job placement rate.

Our staff also provides comprehensive career planning services. We help with resume and cover letter writing, job search, interviewing techniques, phone etiquette, and any other skill you need to land a great job. And with hire TSTC, our private online job board, students and grads have exclusive access to the best jobs in the state.

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Whether you’re a high school student, a full-time worker looking to make a career switch, or you took some time off from TSTC and are ready to come back, getting started is easy.

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(ROSENBERG, Texas) – Working on electric power lines is a family affair for Jalen Larkins. His father has been a lineworker since before Larkins can remember. “He took me one time when I was young, and I said, ‘Yo, I want to do this’...
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