September Career Digest

September 22, 2017
                                                                                        
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 15, 2017
 
Gale Ketteler, Public Relations Specialist       
gketteler@triadgoodwill.org
336-544-5254 office          
336-215-1909 mobile
CAREER DIGEST
September 18 - October 17 Workforce Development Events with Triad Goodwill
 
New
Skills Certification: Un-Armed Guard on Monday, September 18 - Tuesday, September 19, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  at Triad Goodwill’s Asheboro Career Center, 1064 E. Dixie Drive, Asheboro, NC 27203. Earn your NC Un-Armed Guard Certificate with Chris Mayhue, NC Licensed Investigator/Firearm Instructor. Topics include Legal Aspects, Communications, Emergency Response, Field Notes and Reports, Deportment, and Patrol Techniques. Upon completion, passing students are qualified for jobs  in private security. Cost: $85. Call 336-610-0400 for more information.
 
New Dates & Additional Location!
Guilford County-Jobs on the Outside (J.O.T.O.) Orientation EVERY Monday, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406 and Friday, September 22, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at the newly expanded Charles & Betty Younce Career Center at North Elm, 3519 N. Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27405. This FREE program helps people with a criminal background find employment. Orientation is a requirement to attend class. Upcoming class dates:
  • Tuesday, September 19-Friday, September 22, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at 1235 South Eugene Street
  • Tuesday, September 26-Friday, September 29, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at 3519 N. Elm Street
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
Basic Server Training on Monday-Wednesday, September 18-20, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Presented by Mark Cridge, coordinator of the Burlington Career Center and 30-year restaurant professional. Gain valuable and marketable insight to work as a Busser in the restaurant industry and increase your earning potential as a fulltime or part time Server. Must be willing to receive feedback and coaching. Business casual dress. Cost: $25. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
New
FREE GED Info Session on September 19, 8:00 a.m. - Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Come to this free session to learn about the 10-week High School Equivalence Class with instruction by Alamance Community College. This hybrid class combines in-person and online training to boost reading and math skills, as well as prepare you for the HI Set or GED® official tests. Those enrolled in the class will have the opportunity to receive a voucher for the official test worth $50 to $80. To qualify for the voucher, you must have good attendance and show readiness on a practice test. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
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New
Hiring Event on Monday, September 19, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  at Triad Goodwill’s Asheboro Community Resource Center, 1064 E. Dixie Drive, Asheboro, NC 27203. Speedway has immediate openings for fulltime and part-time Co-Manager Trainees, Shift Leaders and Customer Service Reps. Benefits include: weekly pay, complete medical coverage, dental, vision, educational reimbursement, 401k and retirement. Apply in advance at Speedway.com/Careers or Text “APPLY” to 80565. Call 336-610-0400 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Tuesday, September 19, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Shipman Family Home Care is hiring CNAs & PCAs. Work in a home-based environment with a flexible schedules. Weekend work is also available. Must have up-to-date TBD test. Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Tuesday, September 19, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. McDonald’s in Reidsville is rebuilding and opening soon. They are hiring all shifts and positions including Manager. Benefits include tuition assistance, paid time off, paid training, 401K and free shift meals. Open availability preferred. Apply in advance at McDonalds.com. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
Hiring Event on Tuesday, September 19, 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.
 
New
Hiring Event on Wednesday, September 20, 9:00 a.m. - Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Eden Community Resource Center, 220 W. Kings Highway, Suite H, Eden, NC 27288. Adecco has openings in Martinsville & Ridgeway, VA including Pick/Pack, Receiving, Warehouse Worker and Material Handler .Call 336-623-3007 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Wednesday, September 20, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Asheboro Community Resource Center, 1064 E. Dixie Drive, Asheboro, NC 27203. The Agency has openings paying up to $12 per hour in Liberty, Siler City, Ramseur, Asheboro, Archdale/High Point and Randleman. Positions include General Labor, Light Industrial, Boarder/Folder, Sewing Operators, Upholster, Welder, CNC Operators, and Loading - Unloading. Call 336-610-0400 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Wednesday, September 20, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. The Agency has openings in all shifts for Machine Operators, Welders, Production Associates, Order Pickers, Forklift Operators, Gown/Towel Folders, General Labor (no experience required), Industrial Labor (no experience required). Pay range is $9-$15 dollars per hour.  Call 336-417-5990 for more information.
 
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New
Hiring Event on Wednesday, September 20, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. PeopleReady has immediate openings including:
 
Assembly Worker
Automotive Operations Manager
Automotive Sales Technician
Creeler Operator
Experienced Furniture Repair Technician
Flaggers
Forklift Operator
General Laborer
Inventory Clerk
Machine Operator
Setter & Tender
Part-Time Accountant
Part-Time Landscaper
Production Associate
Shipping/Receiving Clerk
Stocker
Teller
Warehouse Worker

You must bring two forms of ID.  Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
Hiring Event on Wednesday, September 20, 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.
 
New
Hiring Event on Thursday, September 21, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Mayodan Career Center, 6625 NC Hwy 135, Mayodan, NC 27027. Call 336-949-4849 for more information. PeopleReady is filling General Laborer positions for the upcoming NASCAR race in Martinsville, VA on October 21. Bring two forms of ID. Call 336-949-4849 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Thursday, September 21, 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 fulltime permanent production openings for 8-hour 3rd shift. Transportation Pick-Up Service Available! Shuttle service Eden to Browns Summit (weekly payroll deduction applies). 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 Thursday, September 21, 9:00 a.m. - Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406. Belflex Staffing Network has openings paying $11-$18 per hour, including Warehouse positions, Forklift Operators, Maintenance Mechanic, Manual Mechanics, and Customer Service. Call 336-544-5305 for more information.
 
 
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New
Hiring Event on Monday, September 25, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Allied Universal is seeking Professional Security Officers. Must be 18+ years old, have h.s. diploma/GED and pass background/drug check. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
New
Fall Career Fair Wednesday, September 27, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Holly Hill Mall, 309 Huffman Mill Road, Burlington, NC. Enter near East Coast Wings. Meet dozens of recruiters and managers. See confirmed employer list at Facebook.com/TriadGoodwill/Events. Full-time, part-time and seasonal positions. Presented in partnership with Alamance Community College. For questions or a resume review, visit Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215 or call 336-417-5990.
 
Hiring Event on Thursday, September 27, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Asheboro Career Center, 1064 E. Dixie Drive, Asheboro, NC 27203. Hardee’s has full and part-time positions for management, shift leaders and crew members in Asheboro and Randleman. To apply in advance, call 336-610-0400.
 
Food Service Certification on Friday, September 29 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. Please register by September 22. 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
Restaurant Skills Training on Monday, October 16 and Tuesday, October 17 from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Host Training will improve your skills and increase your earning potential. Presented by Mark Cridge, 30-year restaurant professional. Must be willing to receive feedback and coaching. Good earning potential for part-time and full-time. Dress is business casual. Cost: $25. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
New
Retail and Customer Service Skills Certification Class meets October 17 - February 1, Tuesdays through Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Instruction by Rockingham Community College. Call 336-342-4261 ext.2107 to register by Friday, October 13. Upon completion, you will be eligible to take credential exams based on the National Skills Standards. Valuable certification for frontline work, entry-level retail and first-time job seekers in Rockingham County’s second-fastest growing job field! Learn basic work fundamentals, getting and keeping a job in retail, products and services, assessing and meeting customer needs, preparing for selling, gaining customer commitment and closing the sale, the basics of store operations and inventory control, the process of merchandising, and the importance of common employability skills. Cost: $125 + $35 Textbook.  Prepayment is required by the October 13 registration deadline. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
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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.
  • Career fair attendees should 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!
  • Get connected at Facebook.com/TriadGoodwill (subscribe to Events), @TriadGoodwill, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, LinkedIn and visit ILoveGoodwill.org. We Put People To Work!
 
 
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.
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Contact:
Gale Ketteler, Public Relations Gladiator
marketing@triadgoodwill.org, (336) 544-5254