Caterpillar Provides Work Readiness Programs for Batam Students

Jun 4, 2015 – The business professionals from the huge Caterpillar Factory in Batam lent their expertise to educate PJI students from three vocational schools on the island – SMK Muhammadiyah, SMKN 1 Batam, SMKN 5 Batam. Almost 100 students had an opportunity to visit the new plant as part of the JA Job Shadow initiative and be mentored by experts from the factory, including the General Manager Mr Ron Ingram – who happens to be a JA Alumni from the US. All students were impressed with the size and organizational capacity of the operation. They learnt about the different types of employment available and the skills, knowledge and attitudes needed to qualify for engagement within the workforce of an organization such as Caterpillar. The students left the factory at the end of the day hugely enriched by their experience

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