Edison Job Corps Center

Congratulations to Princess for your dedication to Job Corps. Your work was vital to the Job Corps students and staff. Princess embodied hard work, effort, focus, and enthusiasm for mentoring the students and after 30 years we are wishing you the best retirement. Thank you for all of your contributions and best wishes on your [...]

Edison Job Corps Trainee Breanna Jones successful-ly completed the Certified Nursing trade and is currently employed by Trinitas Regional Medical Center. She credits the residential staff for developing her social skills and providing assistance with public speaking and multicultural awareness. Breanna also thanks the placement department for contributing to her career. Her focus is to [...]

Jason Garcia a former student of the Edison Job Corps program is soar-ing as an entrepreneur. The road to success was paved with several roadblocks and times of uncertainty. However, Jason persevered always seeking to change his life and change the lives of his community. Jason completed the Job Corps program in 2002- 2003. He [...]

Aleah Hargrove completed the Edison Job Corps program in 2002. She studied the Business Technology Trade, earned her high school diploma and certifications in Microsoft Office, Excel, Powerpoint and Access. Aleah credits her inspiration to complete her trade and academic achievements with the help and support of Ms. Learline Jackson and Center Director at the [...]

The Edison Job Corps was selected to present at the Latinos In Sustainability’s Community Solar Panel discussion. EJC student Jesuaidy Martinez presented on his education while attending Job Corps and career outlook for solar paneling. Guests attended the meeting from Rutgers University, Edison Job Corps staff and Solar Engineers currently working in New Jersey. The [...]

On Thursday, September 10, 2020, at 6 pm Edison Job Corp  hosted virtually an educational moment on voters education. The speaker was Gail Lalla who provides a multi-faceted background in public policy, marketing, and governmental relations.  As President of the MCYD, Gail uses her expertise in planning, budgeting, stakeholder communication, and team motivation to help [...]

Lina Hollman is a motivational coach, speaker and instructor for the Job Corps program. Ms. Hollman has an ability to reach her students. The CTS team and BCL are working together with the class to ensure virtual job fairs are taking place, career coaches and employers are attending the class to provide advice for students. [...]

Covid-19 has brought people together to make a difference within the communities.  Kim Webster, from outreach and admissions, is demonstrating the MTC motto – “BIONIC.” She and other partners of SJ Gas gave of their time to ensure the Pleasantville Food Distribution Day went well. Residents in need received food and resource literature. Kim, was [...]

Edison Job Corps UBC Pre Apprentice students helped sheet rock Kiddie Keep Well Camp doctor’s. The Kiddie Keep Well Camp was founded in 1924 and has served thousands of Middlesex County children and their families at no charge. The dedication of the carpentry students utilized their technical skills to help the local camp. The experience [...]

Claudia Cordoba from BASF Pharmaceuticals presented to the Career Transition Readiness Class.  The Edison Job Corps BCL, Ms. Gibson invited Claudia to the class. Claudia discussed vision, mission planning, importance of structuring goals, focus on what you want to achieve, perseverance through challenges,  the importance of not accepting failure as a means of defeat, aiming [...]