Phoenix Job Corps Center

Phoenix Job Corps hosted another successful job fair for students with some top employers on hand. UPS Sarah Dalley from UPS (United Parcel Service) says they’re looking for part-time package handlers. “It’s kind of a physical job,” explained Dalley. “It’s in a warehouse setting. You kind of get paid to do a work-out. We like [...]

A big congratulations to two Phoenix Job Corps students from Facilities Maintenance who were accepted into the Smart Grid Advanced Training program in Oneonta, New York. Olivia Campuzano, 18, and Alfreda Totress, 20, are cousins. Olivia was the only woman accepted into the one-year program. “It’s pretty cool,” says Campuzano, who also says she’s excited [...]

Phoenix Job Corps Graduation 2018!

September 13th, 2018

About 75 students in their black cap and gowns attended the Phoenix Job Corps Commencement Ceremony. They walked to the front to receive their diploma as a crowd of family and friends looked on and cheered. Elijah Peralta, 20, was one of them. He entered Phoenix Job Corps a year ago and graduated with a [...]

Zahra Husseini, 21, is from Afghanistan. She came to this country in July 2016 with her parents and two sisters and pretty much had to learn English all over again. “When I was in my country I went to some English classes but that’s very different from here,” said Husseini. Husseini enrolled in Phoenix Job [...]

The monthly Job Fair hosted by Phoenix Job Corps CTS on July 12, 2018 was a huge success with employers representing a variety of industries including Hacienda Healthcare, Arizona State Hospital, Arizona Department of Corrections, Superlite, Phoenix Police Department, UPS, Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office, Consumer Advocacy Projects and Cracker Barrel. Officer Joe Trujillo from Phoenix [...]

Save Lives! Give Blood!

August 23rd, 2018

Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. You have the potential to save three lives by donating just once! Here in Arizona, 62 hospitals need 500 blood donations a day to fulfill patient’s transfusion needs. “As you can see, it’s very important for students to donate here at Phoenix Job Corps,” says Jaden [...]

Phoenix Job Corps Cement Mason Instructor Richard Cedillo and Phoenix Job Corps Graduate Isidro Tapia In less than a year after graduating from Phoenix Job Corps, Isidro Tapia, 24, is enjoying success as a Concrete Finisher. “I got a whole new resume and I got to put myself out there,” says Tapia, who’s making $20 [...]

On February 3rd 2014 PJCC Security Trade Students participate in Ground Hog Shadow Day at Universal Protection Service. (L-R) Allan Ostwinkle, Tierrah Archie, Valentin Navarro, Miguel Reeves, and Mr. Dan Guerrero, Sr. Recruiter.

On February 4th 2014 PJCC Students participate in GHJSD. Since 1999 GHJSD has been a National initiative to engage America’s students in employment settings, and to engage businesses, organizations, and Government in youth development. (L-R) Brenda Galindo, MA, Fred Rivera, BCL, Kaylynn Thompson, OA, Senator Steve Gallardo, Hay Da, OA.

PJCC Graduation Ceremony

September 6th, 2013

PJCC Graduation Ceremony August 2013  On Thursday, August 22nd 2013 Dr. Christopher Zambakari, B.S./MBA/LP.D was keynote speaker at the PJCC Graduation Cermony, August 22nd 2013.