December Workforce Development Events with Triad Goodwill

December 04, 2017
CAREER DIGEST
December Workforce Development Events with Triad Goodwill
 
Jobs on the Outside (J.O.T.O.) This FREE program helps people with a criminal background find employment. Orientation is a requirement to attend class.
  • Orientation at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406 is EVERY Monday, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Class meets Tuesday-Friday, December 12-15, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Orientation at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215 is Monday, December 4, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Class meets Tuesday-Friday, December 5-8, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Postponed in Burlington until further notice.
Eligibility: Must have a criminal background, no charges pending, and be at least 16 years of age. For more information, contact Triad Goodwill’s J.O.T.O. program at 336-544-5278 or ilovegoodwill.org and click on Train.
 
New
Triad Goodwill Retail Hiring Event on Tuesday, December 5, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the Triad Goodwill Store located at 5301 Samet Dr, High Point, NC 27265, near Penny Road. Full-time openings for Assistant Store Manager, & Key Holder, part-time openings for Donation Center Attendants and Sales Associates. Bilingual Spanish workers encouraged to apply. To speed up the process and view current openings, job seekers should visit ILoveGoodwill.org/Work  to apply in advance. For information and resume assistance, contact Triad Goodwill’s Asheboro Career Center, 1064 E. Dixie Drive, Asheboro, NC 27203 or call 336-610-0400 for more information.
 
FREE OrientationCareer Readiness Certification meets Tuesday, December 5, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406. Instructed by Guilford Technical Community College 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. You can work at your own pace, but space is limited! Call 336-544-5305 to reserve your seat.
 
Updated Employer List & New Start Time
Career Fair on Tuesday, December 5, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at Guilford Technical Community College, 901 S. Main St. High Point, NC. This Triad Goodwill workforce development event is offered in partnership with The United Way of Greater High Point and The African American Initiative and will feature dozens of employers from across the Triad. Employers recruiting new staff can contact Triad Goodwill’s Charles & Betty Younce Career Center at North Elm, 3519 N. Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27405. Call 336-282-7307 for more information. Job seekers can meet recruiters and managers seeking new staff to fill fulltime, part-time and seasonal openings. Whether you are unemployed, underemployed or gainfully employed, this is an excellent opportunity to network and explore your career options. Making a great first impression at Triad Goodwill career events can serve as your first interview. In the past, excellent candidates have been hired on-the-spot!
Confirmed Employers as of 12/1/17:
 
A Servant's Heart Staffing
Allied Universal
Angel Hands Home Care
Ashley Furniture
BG Multifamily
Caring Hands
CCAC
Cogent Analytics
Deluxe Corporation
EPES Transport System, Inc.
FedEx
Graham Personnel Services
Greensboro Grasshoppers
Greensboro Police Department
GTCC
HMS Host
Labor Finders
PeopleReady
Technimark
US Postal Service
Workforce Unlimited 
XLC Services

 
FREE Ongoing Class-GED Prep meets Tuesdays and Wednesdays, December 5-February 28, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Charles & Betty Younce Career Center at North Elm, 3519 N. Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27405. Get your GED! Start this open enrollment class any day! Subjects reviewed include mathematics, reading, science, social studies and writing. Call 336-282-7307 for more information.
 
FREE Job Prep Workshop meet Wednesday- Friday, December 6-8, 9:00 a.m. - Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Eden Career Center, 220 W. Kings Highway, Suite H, Eden, NC 27288. Instructed by Faye Doe-Alexander. Topics include Basic Microsoft Word, Email Techniques and Job Search Strategies. Call 336-623-3007 to register and for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Wednesday, December 6 & 20, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Asheboro Career Center, 1064 E. Dixie Drive, Asheboro, NC 27203. Megaforce is accepting applications and interviewing for Packer/Forklift with 1 year experience, Material Handler, Machine Operator, Electrician and Maintenance Technician positions available in Asheboro, Liberty, Franklinville and Ramseur areas. Must be eligible to work in U.S. Drug screen & background check required. Call 336-610-0400 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Wednesday, December 6 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Graham Personnel Services has warehouse openings
in Whitsett and Burlington. These temp to hire positions include Picker- Packer, Material Handler and Machine Operator and Inspector.  Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Thursday, December 7 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. The Technical Precision Plastics full-time 12-hour shift Packing and Inspecting positions paying $9.24/hour to start with a potential pay increase at every 90 day review. Off every other weekend. Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, plus 401k. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Thursday, December 7 from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. XLC Services, a managed service provider for the Proctor & Gamble manufacturing plant located at 6200 Bryan Park Road in Browns Summit, NC, has Full Time and Part-time Permanent production assembly positions available in various shifts. Must be available weekends. Fulltime benefits are available after 60 days. Misdemeanors must be over 2 years old, felonies over 5 years old, and no violent crimes. Debe hablar o entender el Inglés. Apply in advance at XLCservices.com/xlchome.asp. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Tuesday, December 12 & 26, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Premier Employee Solutions is hiring Leads, Lathe CNC Operators, Forklift Drivers, Auditors, Packers, Peelers and Entry-Level Production Workers starting at $8.25-$9.50 per hour (based on experience). Overtime available with the potential to make up to $700 a week. No experience necessary-rapid advancement possible. GED, drug test and background check are NOT required. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
Class Date Correction-Register by December 6!
Food Service Certification on Wednesday, December 13 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at UNCG Bryan School, 516 Stirling Street, Room 225, Greensboro. ServSafe Certification Training will be facilitated by Tiffany Reynolds, Certified Instructor and Proctor. Take the next step in landing a career in food service. Class topics include Basic Food Safety, Personal Hygiene, Cross-contamination and Allergens, Time and Temperature, and Cleaning and Sanitation. Class size is limited. Registration deadline is December 6. To register and for pricing discounts for unemployed individuals, contact Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406 or call 336-544-5305.
 
New
Hiring Event on Wednesday, December 13 & 27, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Asheboro Career Center, 1064 E. Dixie Drive, Asheboro, NC 27203. TRC Staffing has increased pay to $8.50 per hour for all day shifts and $9.00 per hour for all night shifts (including 2nd shift). Dozens of openings include 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift machine operators, light industrial and injection molding positions. Benefits include holiday and vacation pay, medical, dental, vision, life & 401k. TRC’s 12-hour shifts are potentially temporary-to-permanent opportunities with a substantial pay increase and full benefits. There is also a referral bonus available. Apply in advance at TRCstaffing.com. Call 336-610-0400 for more information.
 
FREE Ongoing Class-Basic Computer Skills & Microsoft Office ongoing Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Start this open enrollment class any day! It is FREE for qualified individuals with instruction by Alamance Community College. Basic Computer Skills meets 9:00am-11:00am and Microsoft Office-Word, PowerPoint, Excel meets 11:00am-1:00pm. Develop a fundamental understanding of computers. Ideal to begin computing with confidence and be more productive at home and work. Stay safe online. Use technology to complement your lifestyle. Explore careers where you can put your skills to work. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
FREE Ongoing Training Career Readiness Certification on Monday-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.
 
 
Prepare for career events:
·         Click the Fast Pass logo on ILoveGoodwill.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.  
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 15,160 people in the community and helped place 3,312 workers in competitive employment with more than 700 employers. 85¢ of every dollar earned in Triad Goodwill stores supports their mission.