VERSAILLES – Five Versailles FFA members participated in the District 5 FFA Job Interview Competition on Nov. 7.
The contest is designed to assist FFA members in the development of oral and written skills that are associated with the job application and interview process. Students had to create a resume and cover letter, fill out a job application pertaining to a specific agricultural job, complete an interview and compose a follow-up thank you letter.
The members who competed in this contest included Tyler Gigandet, Colleen Gehret, Jaylynne Trissel, Noah Barga and Emma Peters. Gigandet competed in the first year FFA member senior/junior division and placed fifth. Gehret competed in the senior division and placed first. Peters competed in the junior division and was rated Gold. Barga competed in the sophomore division and placed seventh. In the freshman division, Jaylynne Trissel placed first.
Collen Gehret and Jaylynne Trissel will advance to the state competition.
Aaron Moran helped interview the FFA members before the district contest.