Dylan Owen steps onto the career ladder in Caernarfon

Updated: Oct 29

Dylan Owen, 18 from Bontnewydd has secured a role in Construction following a two-week Academi Adra course.

Adra are North Wales' largest social housing provider and we have been working with them to provide opportunities to people across Gwynedd.

In August, Dylan Owen, along with three other Môn CF clients attended a two-week Academi Adra course comprising of one week studying Construction and Property Maintenance at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai Campus, Llangefni, followed by a week of onsite experience with an Adra contractor.

Dylan Owen was placed with G H James in Cae’r Saint, Caernarfon for the week. Alun Shields, Site Manager at G H James was so impressed with Dylan’s performance on his placement, that he offered him a full-time role onsite.

Alun said: “He’s willing, he’s learning, he’s conscientious, his time keeping is impeccable. He’s probably the politest lad I’ve ever employed. Very nice young man to work with.”