CAREER DIGEST Workforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill For March 1 and Beyond

March 01, 2019
CAREER DIGEST
Workforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill
For March 1 and Beyond



New
Hiring Event on Saturday, March 2 & 9 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at The North Carolina Zoo, 4401 Zoo Parkway, Asheboro, NC 27203. Service System Associates, Inc. is hiring for all food service positions for the NC Zoo including, Front-Line Staff, Cooks, Cashiers, Food Handlers, and more. Entry level positions start at $8.50 per hour. Applicants must be at least 16-years or older, bring an ID and social security card. Employees receive a zoo pass. Call 336-610-0400 for more information.
 
Peer Support Certification Training on Monday, March 4 – 8 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Asheboro Career Center, 1064 E. Dixie Drive, Asheboro NC 27203. The Peer Support Specialist Certification Training is a 40-hour program. Completion of the program allows eligibility to apply for Peer Support positions in human services and health care. Participants must complete the Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) Training (available February 27 – March 1). Certification fee is $375, Veteran fee is $325. Funding available for those who qualify. Call 336-610-0400 for more information or to register.
 
Hiring Event on Monday, March 4 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. The US Census Bureau is hiring multiple positions for the 2020 Census in the Reidsville area, including Customer Service and Call Center Representatives. Previous Office Experience is a plus. Benefits include: excellent wages, flexible hours, and paid training. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
Career Exploration Workshop on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday,  March 4, 6, and 8 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene Street, Greensboro NC 27406. The Career Exploration Workshop will teach participants techniques to help students define and clarify their career plans. Space is limited. Call 336-544-5305 for more information. Register by February 28.
 
Hiring Event on Monday, March 4 and 18 2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Metro Public Adjustment has openings for Insurance Claim Adjusters. A great opportunity for a first career, entrepreneurs and retirees. The training program is provided and reimbursed. Licensing fees vary by state, and more information is available at MetroPA.com. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
Hiring Event on Tuesday, March 5 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Onin Staffing has multiple positions available with multiple employers. Positions are Light Industrial and include, Finishing, Forklift Operators, Material Handlers, Pick / Pack, Production, and Quality Inspector. Hiring companies range from strict background check to second chance employers. Pay is no less than $10 per hour with affordable benefits available. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
Hiring Event on Tuesday, March 5 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. CTG Strategic Staffing has openings for Lenovo in Whitsett. Positions include, Forklift Drivers (experience required), Computer Repair Technician (experience required), Material Handler (experience preferred), and Packers (no experience required). All positions start at $11 per hour. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
Hiring Event on Tuesday, March 5 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. The Agency has openings for several employers. Positions are light industrial and administration work, including; Forklift and Cherry Picker, General Labor, Packing/Inspecting/Order Pullers, Machine Operators, HR, Payroll, and Bookkeeping. Pay is up to $18 per hour. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
Hiring Event on Wednesday, March 6 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. XLC Services is hiring for full-time and part-time permanent production positions. Benefits available after 60 days. Applicants much be at least 18 years old, no violent crimes or pending charges, and must be able to lift 28 pounds repeatedly. Advancement opportunities available based on work ethic and job knowledge. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.

 
New & Free
Small Business Financial Education Class on Wednesday, March 6 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. The FDIC Money Smart Class will be taught by Woodforest National Bank and will teach the basic financial principles, strategies, and theories for owning a small business. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Thursday, March 7 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Shamrock Environmental is hiring several construction positions including, Dozer / Excavator Operators, paying $18-$22 per hour, Off-Road & CDL-A Drivers, paying up to $19 per hour, and General labor, paying up to $18 per hour. Benefits available after 30-days, and valid driver’s license required. Call 336-637-1010 for more information. 


Ongoing Interviews & Pre-Screening for Precor at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Positions include, Prefab Machine Operator, Welder, General Production (assembly/paint), Shipping, Warehouse, Materials, and Upholstery. Pay is based on experience. Interview any time. Hours of operation are Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
Ongoing Pre-Screening for Conduit Global at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Get Pre-Screened for interviews any time! Available positions include, Customer Service Advisers, starting at $12.75 per hour, Supervisors, making up to $35K per year, and Recruiters (3-year experience required), making up to $70K per year. Typing tests will be performed on-site at Triad Goodwill. Call 336-417-5990 for more information or career assistance.

 

Ongoing Classes & Events
Ongoing GED Classes every Monday through Thursday 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene Street, Greensboro NC 27406. The GED Class is taught by Guilford Technical Community College, and allow students to work at their own pace. The class requires an initial consultation with the instructor, available Monday – Thursday at 12:30 p.m. Class is free for the underemployed and the under-employed. Call 336-544-5305 for more information.
 
FREE Ongoing Training: Computer Skills every Monday thru Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. for the Basic Training or 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. for Microsoft Office training (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Classes are free for qualified individuals and you can start any day. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.

FREE Ongoing Training: Career Readiness Certification meets every Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. or 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Instructed by Alamance Community College. Start this open enrollment class any day!  Earn Bronze, Silver or Gold level, based on test performance on skills in Applied Math, 
Locating Information, and Reading for Information. This portable credential is an excellent addition to your resume and recognized by thousands of companies. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
FREE Ongoing Class: Efficient Online Job Search meets every Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. - Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Start this open enrollment class any week! Instructed by Rockingham Community College. Learn the most effective ways to apply for jobs online, and prevent unwanted emails and calls. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
FREE Ongoing Class: Jump Into the Workforce meets every Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Start this open enrollment class any week! Instructed by Rockingham Community College. Participate in assessments and prepare yourself for the NC Career Readiness Certificate. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
Free Training: Resume Workshop every Tuesday, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – Noon, Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – Noon, and Friday, 10:00 a.m. – Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Learn how to build, create and maintain your personalized resume.
 
Prepare for career events:
Click the
 Fast Pass logo on TriadGoodwill.org to print, complete, and bring the registration form to each event. This will save time and allow applicants to get in line upon entry.
Bring resumes and dress professionally. Arrange for childcare in advance.
Contact Triad Goodwill career centers directly for an appointment with a Certified Professional Resume Writer to create or update your resume for FREE…from GED to PhD!
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About Triad Goodwill:
Triad Goodwill (Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc.), a 501(c)(3) non-profit leader, promotes the value of work by providing career development services, skills training and work opportunities for people with employment needs. In the past year, Triad Goodwill served 13,931 people in the community and helped place 2,731 workers in competitive employment. 85¢ of every dollar earned in Triad Goodwill stores supports their mission.
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