Trying out the heavy machinery

Trying out the heavy machinery

Ryan Drobot, a heavy duty mechanics student at Thompson Rivers University in Williams Lake tries out the simulator excavator.

  • Nov. 5, 2012 2:00 p.m.

Ryan Drobot, a heavy duty mechanics student at Thompson Rivers University in Williams Lake tries out the simulator excavator at the B.C. Job Fair held at the university Friday, Nov. 2.

Several simulators were available to try in the mobile exhibit unit outside the TRU gymnasium where exhibits were also set up with local employers such as Tolko Industries, Chinook Scaffold Systems, Devon Energy, Gibraltar and Taseko mines, Teck Resources and many other businesses and service agencies.