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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

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 [...]

Aug 2020

Off-Campus Internships

2020-09-15T14:35:30-07:00August 28th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Career & Technical Education (CTE) offers elective off-campus internships to students who are at least 16 years old. Due to COVID-19, off-campus internships are currently unavailable but there are VIRTUAL internships happening. The internship will be a combination of online curriculum and worksite projects for a total of 90-hours. It's important to still apply [...]

Aug 2020

Teen Work Hours Limited During School

2020-09-02T08:53:32-07:00August 17th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The start of the school year soon means a return to additional limits on the number of hours teens can work, even with remote or virtual learning. “It’s important for students to have time for homework and school. Jobs should be scheduled around their school day.” Says Josie Bryan, Youth Employment specialist with the Washington [...]

Aug 2020

Architecture Internships Are Going Virtual

2020-08-31T09:47:39-07:00August 17th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Design CoMission is a semester-long design internship NOW ONLINE from LSW Architects in downtown Vancouver.  Interns work collaboratively, exploring their passions through design in a safe, no-experience-required setting. The goal is for each student who completes the program to gain clarity in their own unique abilities, gain new skills, and discover pathways to a fulfilling [...]

Aug 2020

Careers in Construction

2020-08-17T09:13:37-07:00August 13th, 2020|Categories: Career Center News, employ, Gain experience|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The skilled trades are in high demand. Workers with some postsecondary education (industry certifications, trade school, associate's degree) filled 99% of the 11.5 million jobs created since the low point of the 2010 recession according to the Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce.  The BayACES program at Hudson's Bay High School offers a sequence [...]

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