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Nov 2020

National Apprenticeship Week Virtual Career Fair (11/12/20)

2020-11-10T10:17:53-08:00November 9th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|Tags: , , , , |

The National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) celebration spotlights and increases community awareness about the benefits of apprenticeship, pre-apprenticeship, and trade programs to hundreds of young adults, job seekers, educational partners, and community leaders. November 12, 2020 from 4:00-6:00PM This virtual career fair (in conjunction with National Apprenticeship Week) will connect you directly with Washington state-approved apprenticeship [...]

Nov 2020

WorkSource SW Virtual Workshops in November

2020-11-02T15:25:43-08:00November 2nd, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|Tags: , , |

What's WorkSource? WorkSource is a statewide partnership of state, local and nonprofit agencies that provides an array of employment and training services to job seekers and employers in Washington. They are offering workshops almost every day in November to help job seekers!  Anyone can attend but you must register at www.worksourcewa.com. What can you learn?  [...]

Oct 2020

Becoming an Apprentice

2020-10-26T10:09:22-07:00October 26th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|Tags: , , , , , |

An apprenticeship is basically paid skills training, usually through a trade union. Trade school and organizations not affiliated directly with a union also offer similar training, though it might be unpaid or require a fee or tuition. Decide on a construction trade you want to pursue as a career before you apply for a specific [...]

Oct 2020

Drive Thru Job Fair – October 20 (10am-2pm)

2020-10-22T13:36:46-07:00October 16th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, Gain experience|Tags: |

Hiring Event FedEx Drive Thru Job Fair with two free tacos for the first 50 applicants!  There are full-time and flexible schedules. Eligibility: Must be at least 18 years old Be able to load, unload and sort packages Provide a valid email address Where:  2460 NW Sundial Road, Troutdale, OR 97060 When:  Tuesday, October 20, [...]

Oct 2020

It’s October Seniors! Time to complete your financial aid application!

2020-10-09T13:35:56-07:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|Tags: , , , , , , |

It's October 1st!! Time to complete your financial aid application! If you intend on continuing your education after high school, you must complete your financial aid application (FAFSA or WASFA) your Senior year and EVERY year thereafter that you want to be considered for student loans, federal and state grants, work-study and many scholarships. Even [...]

Sep 2020

Hiring Now – FedEx (must be 18 or older)

2020-10-08T08:48:27-07:00September 29th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, Gain experience|Tags: , , , , |

FedEx Ground is hiring Package Handlers for their Troutdale warehouse. Starting hourly rate is $17.00/hour (must be 18 or older to apply). Several shifts available. Benefits include $1,500 tuition assistance after 60 days on the job, weekly paychecks and career advancement opportunities! Apply at GroundWarehouseJobs.fedex.com or text FLGFLYER to 33011. This program is not sponsored [...]

Sep 2020

Western Aerospace Scholars – STEM Experience

2020-10-07T16:19:25-07:00September 29th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience, Scholarships|Tags: , , , , |

Current high school juniors interested in the aerospace industry should apply for this special online experience brought to you by the Museum of Flight. Program Description: Western Aerospace Scholars (WAS) is an online distance learning course and summer experience specifically designed for high school students interested in pursuing science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) pathways [...]

Sep 2020

Apprentice Day – Construction (October 13)

2020-10-06T15:17:28-07:00September 25th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|Tags: , , , , , , , |

October is Careers in Construction Month!  Join build-oregon.com on October 13 for Apprenticeship Day! This day will focus on a registered apprenticeship. In the morning, participants will learn about apprenticeships, training details, and learn how to apply. The afternoon session will highlight apprentices in the construction industry. 10 to 11 am | What is Apprenticeship & [...]

Sep 2020

October is Careers in Construction Month

2020-10-06T15:14:21-07:00September 25th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|Tags: , , , , , |

Join build-oregon.com online October 6, 2020 for Industry Day This day will focus on local commercial construction companies. Go behind the scenes for virtual tours of jobsites Learn about the work that these construction firms and their apprentices do Find out about local employment opportunities What's a work day like in this field? (four different [...]

Sep 2020

Credit for Work Experience

2020-09-15T14:38:10-07:00September 1st, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, Gain experience|Tags: , , , |

If you are 16 years old or older and working, you may be eligible to earn CTE credit for your paid job experience. Students must be enrolled in a qualifying CTE course or have taken a related CTE course to earn credit for work experience.  For example, if you are working at a retail store [...]

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