Workforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill For October 12 and Beyond

October 19, 2018
CAREER DIGEST
Workforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill
For October 12 and Beyond


New
Info Session on Monday, October 15 10:00 a.m. – Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene St. Greensboro, NC 27406. Youth Villages will discuss how their program helps young adults between 17-21 transition into adulthood from foster care and juvenile and mental health systems. Topics include what Youth Villages is, how it works, who is eligible and how to apply. Call 336-544-5305 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Monday, October 15 9:00 a.m. – Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene St. Greensboro, NC 27406. SL Staffing is hiring for the following positions: Forklift Operator, Lumber Yard Work, Housekeeping, General Warehouse, Sewers, Upholsters, Fabric Cutters, Packing Inspectors, Sewing Mechanics, Furniture Sprayers, and Bandsaw Operators. Make up to $10 per hour. Call 336-544-5305 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Monday, October 15 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene St. Greensboro, NC 27406. Bayada Home Health Care is looking for CNAs and PCAs with one-year of verifiable experience. Benefits include: Competitive wages, weekly pay, paid time off, scholarship programs and flexible scheduling. Call 336-544-5305 for more information.
 
FREE Computer Class on Monday, October 15 – Thursday, October 17 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Mayodan Career Center, 6625 NC Hwy 135, Mayodan NC 27027. The Silver Surfer Basic Skills Workshop is for adults 55 and older who are looking to become more comfortable with technology and smart devices. Topics include, Introduction to Computer Basics, Keyboarding, and Internet & Email. Participants will receive a certificate upon completion. Registration deadline is October 12. Call 336-949-4849.
 
Hiring Event on Monday, October 15 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene St. Greensboro, NC 27406. PeopleReady is looking to hire General Laborers and Machine Operators. Make up to $11 per hour. Call 336-544-5305 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Tuesday, October 16 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Eden Retail Store, 303 East Arbor Lane, Eden, NC 27288. AmeriStaff will be on-site and is looking to hire the following positions in various areas in NC and Martinsville, VA:  Picking & Packing, Shipping, Drawing Operators, Extruder Operator, Knitting Supervisor, Shipping, and more! Transportation will be available on October 22 for 2nd shift seasonal positions in Martinsville, VA. Call 336-579-6418 for more information.
 
Free Computer Workshop on Tuesday, October 16 – Wednesday, October 17 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene St. Greensboro, NC 27406. The Microsoft Bootcamp Computer Workshop will teach students the following topics: Basic Excel, PowerPoint, and Word. Must have basic computer knowledge and register by Friday, October 12. Call 336-544-5305 for more information.
 
New
Hiring Event on Wednesday, October 17 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. XLC Services has 200+ openings for full-time and part-time 1st 2nd and 3rd shift production positions. Benefits are available after 60 days. Misdemeanors must be two-years or older, and felonies must be five-years or older. Call 336-637-1010 for more information.
 
New
Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) Training on Wednesday – Friday, October 17 – 19 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (W), 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Th, F) at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene St. Greensboro, NC 27406. The WRAP Training will teach participants how to help individuals get back on track with their wellness and recovery program. This is a pre-requisite for Peer Support Specialist Certification Training. Must register by October 15. Call 336-544-5305 form more information and to register.
 
Hiring Event on Wednesday, October 17 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Asheboro Career Center, 1064 E. Dixie Drive, Asheboro, NC 27203. Zaxby’s in Asheboro has openings for Assistant Managers, Shift Supervisors, and Crew Members. Call 336-610-0400 for more information. 
 
New
ServSafe Certification Training on Thursday, October 18 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. The ServSafe Certification Training meets the NC requirements to avoid the 2 pt. deduction on health inspection grade. Class topics include: Basic Food Safety, Personal Hygiene, Cross-Contamination & Allergens, Time & Temperature and Cleaning & Sanitation. Class size is limited and registration is required by October 17. Class cost $125 (normally $175). Call 919-357-4758 for more information.
 
Hiring Event on Thursday, October 18 9:00 a.m. – Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene St. Greensboro, NC 27406. Graham Personnelhas openings for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift positions. Positions include, Sewing Machine Operators, Textile Inspectors, Machine Operators, Forklift Operators and Pick / Pack. Make up to $13 per hour and bring two forms of I.D. to hiring event. Call 336-544-5305 for more information.
 
Free Communication Workshop on Thursday, October 18 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene St. Greensboro, NC 27406. Ivey Ghee of The Hospitality G will teach participants strategies to effectively communicate with customers and coworkers. What Do I Bring to the Table will help participants raise self-awareness to enhance their verbal and non-verbal communication skills in the work place. Seating is limited. Call 336-544-5305 to reserve your seat.
 
Free Speaking Event on Thursday, October 18 12:30pm at the Women’s Resource Center of Alamance County, 411-B W. 5th Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Rewriting The Future with Carrie Bethea of Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center will share her inspiring story with those trying to overcome their past mistakes, looking for a support community and needing inspiration. Call 336-227-6900 or email info@wrcac.org for more info.

Ongoing Classes
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.
 
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 and is held EVERY Monday from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406.
 
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 and Friday, 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.
 
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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