St. Louis Job Corps Center

A’lun Adams recently received his ASVAB score of 57 and is now headed to the United States Army. He has currently completed 97% of the objectives in his Culinary CTT program and is set to take the ServSafe Assessment before January comes to an end. A’lun is a fine young man who has displayed leadership [...]

The weather is getting colder but Shutaun Williams’ career is heating up as an employee of Concrete Strategies, a subsidiary of Clayco, Incorporated, one of the top construction engineering firms in the United States; currently he is working full-time on a project in Columbia, Missouri. Shutaun, a recent graduate of St. Louis Job Corps’ HBI/Building [...]

Aaron Patrick a St. Louis Job Corps Graduate from the mid 1990’s is planning a reunion for Job Corps Graduates from that decade. Aaron graduated after completing Culinary Arts, C.N.A. and ACT. She now works in Memphis. She toured the center with her best friend Sherrie Murphy who she met in Job Corps while they [...]

TCU student Charles Jackles has been accepted into the Boeing Pre-Employment Training Applicant Class. Charles passed each stage of the three part screening program which included basic Workkeys testing, more advanced math testing, and an interview. He started the process of applying for the program a year ago just after he entered the TCU program. [...]

The St. Louis Job Corps Painting trade as asked to assist in a community service project by painting the old walls at the New SLATE Location at the Prince Hall Center. The first stage was to Calculate the amount of paint needed to do the project. This is a major part of their training at [...]

Every large business deals with shipping and receiving. When it is done in bulk or for items that are large and difficult to move, a certified fork lift driver can get the job done. De’aunta Higgs is our newest student to complete his Fork Lift Certification. He is planning on continuing his training to include [...]

Gwen Moore Retired University of Missouri St. Louis Business Professor and representative from the League of Women Voters spoke to the students and staff at the Monday Morning Assembly about the importance of having skin in the game when it comes to voting. She gave the analogy between voting and being on a basket ball [...]

Material handling student Cormika Lowe completed her FEMA Certification and is leveraging the skills she learned at the St. Louis Job Corps in her new job at ZOLTEK. Headquartered here is St. Louis, ZOLTEK is a worldwide leader in rated capacity for producing carbon fiber by making low-cost, high performance carbon fiber through a proprietary [...]

Osei Kweku from I Heart Radio 100.3 The Beat, took time out from a busy schedule to come and talk to the St. Louis Job Corps Students at the Monday Morning Assembly. Osie’s Throwback Hip Hop and R&B (Osei – The Dark Secret) radio show allowed him to speak to the students in terms and [...]

Congressman William Lacy Clay from District 1 in Missouri gave the keynote address to the graduates of the St. Louis Job Corps Center and a packed auditorium. His address discussed what foot prints you will leave behind for future generations to follow. He praised the St. Louis Job Corps for giving hope to thousands of [...]