Homeless Employment Program (HEP) Tue., May 14, 10 – 11am

Homeless Employment Program (HEP) The Homeless Employment Program (HEP) is an employment program for folks who are experiencing homelessness. Some of the assistance includes job search, resume help, interview skills, money management, housing search and some supported services. Tue., May 14, 10 – 11am WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121

Hiring alert: Home Depot seeking 1,200 workers in Seattle-Tacoma market

Home Depot is gearing up for a busy spring with plans to hire 1,200 workers for its Seattle-Tacoma market. Hiring events will take place Saturday (Feb. 9) from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at all area stores. The retailer recommends job seekers apply online ahead of time. Go to careers.homedepot.com select “Learn More,” enter yourContinue reading “Hiring alert: Home Depot seeking 1,200 workers in Seattle-Tacoma market”

MARCH 9, 2017 – Community Resource Exchange

THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017 9 a.m. — 2 p.m. CenturyLink, East Hall The Community Resource Exchange took place on March 9, 2017 at CenturyLink, East Hall. People who are homeless got connected with essential hygiene items and services. Haircuts, housing help and mammograms—those barely scratch the surface of the impact this event has. See whyContinue reading “MARCH 9, 2017 – Community Resource Exchange”

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”

May 5 – Youth 16-24 Seattle Opportunity & Job Fair !

Your Future Starts Here Seattle & King County. Are you between 16 and 24 and not in school or working? More than 30 national and local companies want to hire you! Register now! Hundreds of Interviews & On the Spot Offers – Register TODAY to guarantee your interview! When: May 5th, 9 am to 4Continue reading “May 5 – Youth 16-24 Seattle Opportunity & Job Fair !”

More than 30 major companies to host youth opportunity job fair in Seattle

On May 5, more than 30 major companies will host a hiring fair for youth at CenturyLink Field Event Center. The job fair is part of the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, a coalition of top U.S. companies that is expanding its national youth hiring movement to Seattle. Together, they will interview hundreds of 16-24 year oldsContinue reading “More than 30 major companies to host youth opportunity job fair in Seattle”

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (the Opportunity Act) was signed by President Obama on July 22, 2014 after passing Congress with broad bipartisan support. The Opportunity Act reauthorizes and amends the Workforce Investment Act (1998) through important workforce system reforms. The Opportunity Act empowers local areas and private sector-led workforce boards with the responsibilityContinue reading “The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act”

National Workforce Development Week

The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County (WDC) is celebrating National Workforce Development Week! In honor of National Workforce Development Week, the WDC will be highlighting strategic partnerships with industry, education, community organizations, and labor within King County’s regional workforce development ecosystem. Join the conversation on Twitter to learn more about how business-led local workforceContinue reading “National Workforce Development Week”

2016 Student Teen Employment Preparation – S.T.E.P.

Student Teen Employment Preparation – S.T.E.P. Download application Work Location: Various parks, facilities, and programs throughout Seattle Eligibility Requirements: STEP is open to teens 14 – 19 years of age and you must be able to provide documentation of eligibility to work in the United States. Applicants must live in Seattle city limits, or attendContinue reading “2016 Student Teen Employment Preparation – S.T.E.P.”

Tacoma Construction and Design Entrepreneurs (CDE)

Tacoma Construction and Design Entrepreneurs (CDE) When: January 15, 2016 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am Where: NEW LOCATION Double Tree – 16500 Southcenter Pkwy Tukwila, WA 98188 Cost: Free Contact: Skanska 503-382-0935 Objective: The Construction & Design Entrepreneurs meeting is held the third Friday of each month. The City of Tacoma will host thisContinue reading “Tacoma Construction and Design Entrepreneurs (CDE)”