A Program of The Learning Centers at Fairplex
Success Stories

CTEC Careers

Automotive

Evan Hanhart—employed by Grand Mobil in Diamond Bar

Jacob Hesbol—employed by Grand Mobil in Diamond Bar
"I joined AXC to further my education in automotive repair, more specifically, hot rods and older cars. I am working on getting as many ASE certifications as possible. My dream is to open my own restoration shop."

Francisco “Javier” Medrano—employed by Garcia’s Auto Repair

David Morse—employed by O’Reilly’s Auto Parts

Justin Smeltzer—accepted into McPherson College for Restoration in Kansas
“I am greatly appreciative for the opportunity to take an auto shop course and I plan on taking what I learn with me to McPherson College for Restoration."

Chris Torres—employed by Montclair Service Center
“I plan to attend college for mechanics to further my knowledge in the industry and get certified as a technician.”

Rob Zamboni—employed by ICON 4X4, the Derelicts & Reformers division, which restores vintage vehicles into daily drivers.

Water Technology

Justin Castruita - employed by East Pasadena Water Company and currently pursuing additional education in the field

Crystal Bustamantes - employed by City of Covina Public Works

Cathey Baquero - employed by LA County Administration HR

Daniel Corona & Jesus Nava - employed by City of Pomona Public Works

Tony Cabrera - employed by CAL TRANS

Joshua Serrano - employed by Generation Water

Marc Cruz - employed by DS Water

Dustin Santanello - employed by East Pasadena Water District

Chad Latrourelle - employed by Valencia Heights Water
Company

Daniel Stephens - employed by Wiemar Water Company

Miguel Munoz - entering the apprentice program at
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California