Archive for the ‘Employer Partners’ Category

On June 9th, 2022, we had special visitors join us for a CNC Machine- Open House.  A “to go lunch”  was on us, with a tour of Center grounds, after a “show & tell” gathering in our CNC Shop was facilitated by our CNC instructor Mr. Carlos Lemus.  We opened up our Center to manufacturing [...]

Carlos Torre-Piris, a Charleston Job Corps student, enrolled in the program on July 27, 2021, hoping to find a career path. Carlos chose to pursue the Medical Administration trade at Charleston through the center’s partnership with Ross Medical, which he completed on May 12, 2022. Upon completion of Medical Administration, he was awarded a work-based [...]

On June 3rd, 2022,  Ms. Kimberly Peavy, Program Manager, and Talent Acquisition Scout for the Cleveland Clinic, that is “consistently ranked as one of the best hospitals in the United States”, was on Center.   Announcing  to our students, that the Clinic is opening up the pipelines for job opportunities throughout the Clinic;  for our Cleveland [...]

Cleveland Clinic was in the house here at CJCC last week represented.  And the Clinic opens up the pipelines for job opportunities throughout the Clinic for our Cleveland Job Corps graduates,  as Ms. Kimberly Peavy, Program Manager, and Talent Acquisition Scout,  answers questions from interested students last week.  This mayor employer in Cleveland seeks to [...]

Network Cabling and Facilities Maintenance students at Charleston Job Corps collaborated on a project to provide power to the storage garages behind the Career and Technical Training Buildings. Many of the TAR requirements in the electrical component of their training were covered with this project. Mr. Cameron Hanson, a facilities maintenance instructor, and Mr. Charles [...]

On Friday May 6, 2022, Edison Job Corps welcomed to center new employer partners, Ms. Yendric Villamar, HR Director for Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe, and her colleague, Ms. Brandy Santana, for a campus tour, trade tour of the Building Construction Trade, a meeting with the Center Director Ashton Stripling, and lunch at Aloe Restaurant.

Charleston Job Corps’ Alumni Graduate of the month is Silas Carden. Following high school, in Linden, VA, Silas bounced from job to job in hopes of finding a career. Despite his high school credentials, he soon realized they were not enough to fulfill his dream of a rewarding career. So, he decided to enroll in [...]

Charleston Job Corps is proud of our Career and Technical Training completers for the Month of April 2022. Our community partners are challenged to make Charleston Job Corps a viable option when seeking skilled laborers. Our students have worked hard to acquire the skills required for current positions available in West Virginia and throughout the [...]

Charleston Job Corps Student Alumni of the Month, Jamonte Hunnicutt of Richmond, Virginia, arrived at Charleston Job Corps simply looking for a better life. After high school, Hunnicutt found employment in the food industry and soon felt trapped at a dead end. He realized, there must be career and training opportunities available and found Job [...]

The Charleston Job Corps’ Student Enterprise is currently putting its training to the test. Students from the Network Cable Installation trade are applying their skills by adding an outdoor Wifi access point in order to strengthen the wifi signal in the administration building. Students, Damion Borders, Tessa Starke and Rudolph Robinson are operating under the [...]