"Institutions like Penn College accelerate students to succeed in a world full of changing technologies. Skilled trades are in need of supporters like Penn College to ensure the world can function and prosper in the present and future.”
- Building Construction
- Construction Management
- Heavy Equipment Operations
- Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation
- Civil Engineering
Established in 1964, Cable Services Company, Inc. is a turnkey telecommunications contractor who takes pride in building the critical infrastructure that powers the cable and broadband services we rely on today. Cable Services focuses on fiber optic and coaxial construction, project management, design and drafting, sales and warehousing, and much more.
Q&A with Cable Services
HOW HAS ENROLLING AS A CORPORATE TOMORROW MAKER ENHANCED YOUR PARTNERSHIP WITH PENN COLLEGE?
We are in the preliminary phases of enrolling as a Corporate Tomorrow Maker and look forward to our partnership in the future.
WHAT QUALITIES OF PENN COLLEGE STUDENTS MAKE THEM STAND OUT FOR YOUR OPERATIONS?
Penn College students have shown the commitment to the skilled trades. They are well prepared to tackle the country's labor shortages in skilled trades.
WHAT ASPECTS OF YOUR COMPANY ATTRACT OUR STUDENTS AND FUTURE STUDENTS TO JOIN YOUR OPERATION?
We have been in business for over 56 years and work in a fast-paced, exciting industry that has quickly become one of the most important infrastructures in the country. Simply put, we build the internet! We offer long-term career plans and opportunities to grow.
WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU SHARE WITH HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS (AND PARENTS) WHO ARE CONSIDERING PENN COLLEGE?
With a Penn College education and a focus in the skilled trades, you will always be sought after with opportunities for a rewarding and well-paying career.
WHAT PROFESSIONAL ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE PENN COLLEGE STUDENTS TO BEST PREPARE THEM TO JOIN YOUR TEAM?
Learn as much as you can, ask questions, and stick with it. It will pay off in the short and long term.
Vice President of Operations
Whether you’re drawn to the technology behind residential construction or have an interest in rising to management, there’s an opportunity waiting for you.
Take the lead in the boardroom and on the job site, running all types of construction projects from small to large.
In the classroom and in the field, forest technology students are preparing for their futures from day one.
Heavy Equipment Operations
Take the driver’s seat in this comprehensive program. Train to become a heavy equipment operator and you'll dig into everything from tools, hardware, and safety to site engineering and layout.
Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation
Dive into power-packed programs with specialized training that employers want most.
Civil Engineering & Surveying
From community parks to high-traffic bridges, you'll play a vital role in creating and maintaining the infrastructure where we live, work, and play.