Quinn & Feiner Service Company, an HVAC installation and service company has employed YouthBuild's 2010 Graduate, Jason Carr of Central Islip. QFS has mentored and trained Carr for a mechanic's position working on building and servicing high-efficiency systems such as heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems.
"As every employer knows, performing well in any position requires specific knowledge, skill-set and life skills which speak to the importance of self-dicipline and responsibility," siad QFS Chief Engineer Ted Beir. "The YouthBuild program is an outstanding opportunity for local businesses to contribute to the growth and development of young people in our community who otherwise might not have the ability to overcome their economic disadvantages and succeed. We at QFS are proud to be participating in YouthBuild Long Island and encourage other area businesses to get on board. It is very reqarding experience on many levels."