Archive for the ‘Employer Partners’ Category

Muhlenberg Job Corps’ welding instructors Marty Wabnitz and Eddie Albin displayed their fabricating skills by building an indoor driving sled for Hopkins County Central’s football team.  When Hopkins County High School football team started looking for an indoor driving sled to assist the football team in preparing for the upcoming season, assistant coach Marty Wabnitz [...]

Imagine moving to a country where you don’t know the language and are too old to attend high school? Qusai Othman overcame this challenge and is thriving as a member of Omnicare’s Revenue Qualifying team. “In Jordan, I worked as a dental technician but I needed to learn English to work in America,” said Othman, [...]

Brian Hancock, the Muhlenberg Job Corps Business Community Liaison, didn’t pass on the chance to meet with Gary Jones and Karen Robinson. Gary Jones is the Director of Economic Development for the Muhlenberg Alliance for Progress. Karen works alongside Gary as the Economic Development Officer.  Both are former BCL’s at Muhlenberg Job Corps and have [...]

SanSone Auto Job Shadow

February 5th, 2019

Ms. Jenny Wang coordinated a job shadowing day with Sansone Auto Mall. The auto students who participated in this event were Justin A., Michael G, Isaac A., Arlene C., Alex G., Daniella H. Ricky M., and Rondell T. The students met with Mr. Rich Liebler the Chief Administrative Officer and shadowed a variety of automotive [...]

The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS), participated in National Groundhog Job Shadow Day on Monday, February 3, 2019.  CJCC student’s job shadowed at the State of West Virginia Governor’s Office( R-WV),  Charleston Housing Authority, WV Telcomm, and two student’s shadowed our Center Director, Angela Rackley “Once again, we are [...]

Clinical Medical Assistant program at Muhlenberg Job Corps works hard at preparing their students for the most accurate display of anything they might face when they work in the field of their study. Therefore, when a student gets to a certain point in their training and studying, it is time for a day of job [...]

Whitney Young Job Corps Operated by Horizon Youth Service held a Women in Construction training session on Thursday, January 10. Hope Harp, Career Connection Specialist / Instructor with Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters was the guest speaker to discuss “Women in the Construction”. Currently four young ladies are studying to begin a career that is [...]

Charleston Job Corps and CASCI Partnership may yield more job placement opportunities Angela Rackley, Center Director, Nancy Shepherd, BCL and Chelsea Taylor, WBL for Charleston Job Corps Center had a meeting on January 15, with one of our Community Relations Council Members, Raymond Blust, Human Resource Director for CASCI, to discuss potentially hiring graduates from [...]

Center Director, Angela Rackley Meets with the Mayor of Huntington Angela Rackley, Center Director for the Charleston Job Corps Center had a meeting with Mayor Williams of Huntington to discuss a partnership in order to tap into the untapped recruiting area of Cabell County. Because the area is less than an hour away from Charleston, [...]

By: Brian Hancock GILBERTSVILLE, Ky – The West Kentucky Workforce had their annual board meeting on January 15 at the Kentucky Dam Village Convention Center located in Gilbertsville, KY.  Peter LaFleur, MJC Center Director, Gavin Gorham, MJC Director of Career Services, Troy Fitzhugh, MJC Director of Student Training, and Brian Hancock, MJC Business Community Liaison, [...]