Career Day at IYRS is a free job fair, networking opportunity, & career exploration event in Newport, RI for individuals interested in careers across industries such as the marine trades, composites, manufacturing, design, and innovation.
Hot jobs of the week + training opportunities from Skills for Rhode Island's Future
From our friends at Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island:
This program is a free 7 week hands-on training that prepares participants for entry level positions in the marine and composites industries in RI. We have had a great job placement success rate at the end of each our trainings.
No previous marine experience is necessary, but we are looking for hands-on learners ready to be trained and employed on new skills including carpentry, mechanics, varnishing and composites.
Service offered to New England Farm Workers Council Clients:
Employment and Training Counseling, Job placement assistance, including
- On the Job Training
- Work Experience or Subsidized Employment
- Financial Assistance with Occupational Skills Training
- Referrals to other agencies for Basic Skills Trainings (like ESL, GED, and Job)
From Candice De Los Reyes at Roger Williams University:
We are pleased to announce three upcoming workforce development programs...Starting on June 6, we are offering Intro to IT Security, Legal Assistant and Professional Office Skills trainings. These 8-week courses are free for those participating in the DHS RI Works program or who are eligible for benefits through the Department of Labor & Training. Clients who are unemployed or underemployed but are not currently participating in the RI Works program may still be eligible to participate.