Sacramento Job Corps Center

Forklift Certifications

March 7th, 2017

For the last month, our Heavy Equipment Operator trade worked on achieving their Forklift Certification. Below you will see HEO trainee, Brelen Page, operating the forklift. Congratulations on your new certifications!

CTCNC Field Trip!

March 7th, 2017

On February 8th, 2017, the SJCC HBI Carpentry class visited the Carpenters Training Committee for Northern Califor-nia, located in Fairfield, CA. Hector Lopez, Site Coordinator, was gracious enough to give us a tour of the facility, which gener-ated a lot of interested with the students. All students were expressed interest in a variety of career [...]

SJCC would like to extend its gratitude to The Office of Assemblymember Jim Cooper of the 9th District for recently agreeing to endorse our upcoming career fair held on center on April 26th . They have once again secured a partnership between the SJCC Center and CalHR, who has agreed to bring recruiters from various [...]

NAACP Image Awards

March 7th, 2017

On February 11th, SJCC were honored to be a part of this year’s NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena, CA. Four of our security students, Hollie Higgins, Uriah McClendon, Christian Robinson, and Razhanique Johnson (all pictured below), were chosen to participate as part of the Security Team for the event. Their duties included to man the [...]

National Reading Day

January 23rd, 2017

For the National Reading Day on January 23rd, SJCC student ambassadors visited the local Head Start center to read to the children. We all had so much fun, and can’t wait to participate in Job Corps’ Reading to Lead initiative on March 2nd!

Job Corps Works!

January 19th, 2017

On January 17th, SJCC had a visit from one of our former trainees, Davontaye Jordan, who finished the program in July 2016. He reached out to us and asked if he could give back by visiting the center to speak to the current trainees. His words were inspiring. “I would just like to say that [...]

MLK Jr. Day of Service!

January 17th, 2017

On January 11th, SJCC students participated in Job Corps’ MLK Jr. Day of Service. Over the month of December, students and staff gathered as many donated scarves as possible. Last week, we drove to Cesar Chavez park to tie the scarves on trees to help keep the local homeless population a bit warmer over the [...]

Every year, Office of Assembly Member Jim Cooper of the 9th District puts on an Annual Turkey Giveaway and Wellness Fair, which includes various health services, such as free haircuts, dental services, flu shots, and much more. On November 22nd, Sacramento Job Corps students volunteered  for the event, including giving away up to 2,200 turkeys [...]

On behalf of Sacramento Job Corps Center, we would like to give special recognition to Carolina Gutierrez! This year, Carolina has been involved in the ALMS, or All Leaders Must Serve, program. All Leaders Must Serve (ALMS) is a job readiness program formed to empower young adults from 15-25 years of age by instilling purpose, [...]

The IUOE (International Union Operating Engineer) NTF (National Training Fund) had our 50th anniversary this year. They celebrated their partnership on Thursday by inviting people from the community and staff from our center. IUOE has been providing training to the youth of our communities across the United States for over a half a century now.  [...]