HAMLET — Timothy Moses of Maxton graduated from the Electrical Lineman program on April 6 and shortly after was employed by Directional Providers Inc. in Hope Mills.
At age 29, Moses was the oldest one within the 2023 spring class.
“I’m in a unique boat than the opposite guys as a result of they had been 19 to twenty years outdated,” Moses mentioned. “I did 5 years within the Marines, 5 years in legislation enforcement. I’m solely going to become old, so I used to be searching for a profession that higher match the approach to life I need for me and my children.”
After going by the Electrical Lineman program, Moses mentioned he appears like he’s on the appropriate profession path to help his household and meet all the standards that he needs in a job.
“I really feel like I’ve achieved one thing once I make a distinction. I went into the navy to make a distinction. I went into legislation enforcement to make a distinction,” he mentioned. “Now I selected this line of labor with a view to assist the group,” he mentioned.
Moses can be a hands-on kind of man, and he loves being outdoors. The work schedule he was provided by Directional Providers was additionally the appropriate match for him, and he could have the chance to journey when he needs to journey.
As Moses will get prepared to start his profession, he feels effectively ready because of the coaching he acquired at RichmondCC. The lineman program was difficult, he mentioned, which was a superb factor.
“I really feel just like the instructors examined us to a excessive diploma. They had been strict, however that made us all be higher and extra environment friendly,” Moses mentioned.