Check out our new Employment & Training page for students for opportunities from around the state. Our latest post includes a Marine Trades Training with a $100 weekly stipend!
Woonsocket Job Opportunity!
US Census Bureau is hiring, $16.50-$18/hr.
The Census Bureau has been recruiting throughout the county but has been experiencing difficulty attracting applicants from the city of Woonsocket. Attend an upcoming recruitment session at the Woonsocket Harris Library
The deadline to apply for Youth Build's March class is Wednesday, February 15th.
An overview of Year Up:
- A free one-year job training program
- Require a GED or HS diploma to apply
- For 18-24 year olds
- Three career tracks: Business Operations, Information Technology, and (newest) Healthcare Operations.
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.
Great job opportunity that does not require a degree!
Job Title: Front Desk Administrative Support
Organization: Housing Opportunities Corporation
Location: 861 A Broad Street, Providence, RI
Salary: $15/hour plus benefits
Start Date: ASAP