How the SBA Helps Veterans

Three Business Resources for Veterans May is Military Appreciation Month. Each year, the SBA serves over 200,000 veterans, service-disabled veterans and military spouses across the United States and at military installations around the globe. To veterans: You served our country, now let the SBA serve you. The following are three ways the SBA serves veterans:Continue reading “How the SBA Helps Veterans”

Hundreds flock to Amazon jobs fair in Kent

Susmita Diyali from Tukwila answers questions in a tent, waiting with others to go inside Amazon’s fulfillment center in Kent to apply for a job Wednesday. (Ellen M. Banner/The Seattle Times) By Ángel González Seattle Times business reporter Amazon.com is looking to hire some 50,000 good women and men to pick, stow and pack itemsContinue reading “Hundreds flock to Amazon jobs fair in Kent”

Starbucks in White Center aims to be launchpad for youth job skills

Starbucks manager Tim Webb, back to camera, watches as employee Loni Stubblefield operates an espresso machine at the White Center Starbucks, opening on Friday. (Steve Ringman/The Seattle Times) By Janet I. Tu The coffeeshop Starbucks is opening Friday in White Center looks in many ways like any other Starbucks store. But to one side ofContinue reading “Starbucks in White Center aims to be launchpad for youth job skills”

KENT: Amazon Jobs Day Wed August 2, 2017

Jonathan Vanian Jul 26, 2017 Amazon is going on a hiring spree. The online retail giant said Wednesday that it plans to hire 50,000 workers as part of a jobs fair it calls Amazon Jobs Day. On August 2, Amazon (AMZN, -1.02%) said it would invite interested job candidates to ten of its various fulfillmentContinue reading “KENT: Amazon Jobs Day Wed August 2, 2017”

JULY 13: Diversity & Inclusion Industry Panel & Resource Event Apprenticeship Pathways to Construction & Manufacturing Careers

Diversity & Inclusion Industry Panel & Resource Event Apprenticeship Pathways to Construction & Manufacturing Careers WHERE: NewHolly Gathering Hall – 7054 32nd Ave. South, Seattle, WA 98118 WHEN: Thursday, July 13, 2017; 5:30 – 8:00 PM SPACE IS LIMITED!! REGISTER ONLINE TODAY: http://www.diversityapprenticeships.eventbrite.com Lots of Free Sandwiches will be served! See attached event flyer inContinue reading “JULY 13: Diversity & Inclusion Industry Panel & Resource Event Apprenticeship Pathways to Construction & Manufacturing Careers”

SeaTac: Register for Airport University Classes!

Register for Airport University Classes! Do you work at Sea-Tac Airport? Take college classes at the airport! Airport University classes start April 3rd! Register today! We partner with Highline College and South Seattle College to offer classes in Computer Skills, Customer Service, Security, and Workplace Safety. Classes are FREE for income-eligible students. See flyer forContinue reading “SeaTac: Register for Airport University Classes!”

2017 Seattle Youth Employment Program (SYEP).

YOUTH EMPLOYMENT Read more APPLICATION HERE The Seattle Youth Employment Program (SYEP), in support of the Mayor’s Youth Employment Initiative, provides internship opportunities aimed at meeting the employment needs of underserved youth and young adults in our community. By promoting work readiness and strengthening career development, SYEP helps to prepare and support youth for realContinue reading “2017 Seattle Youth Employment Program (SYEP).”

Volunteer with Inmates and Detainees

Dedicated. Compassionate. Committed. Volunteers are selfless individuals who are inspired to make a difference and change lives. And we’re proud to say that many such volunteers have found a home, serving inmates and detainees within our facilities, mending the broken-spirited, and giving hope to those who just needed someone to believe in them. At CCA,Continue reading “Volunteer with Inmates and Detainees”

Work Source: Basic Computer Skills October 7, 2016

This workshop goes over the basics of computer hardware, basic keyboard and mouse skills, using Microsoft Word and using the Internet for job search. Limited space is available. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Fri., Oct. 7, 9:30am – 12pm WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle,Continue reading “Work Source: Basic Computer Skills October 7, 2016”

Veterans Resource Orientation October 3, 2016

Meet with Vet Reps from YWCA. KC Veterans Program and WA State DVOP. Learn about the benefits and resources available to veterans, spouses and families. Let us assist you with your employment, housing and life stability needs. Mon., Oct. 3, 10:30 – 11:30am WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121