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    One of the priority sectors in our local San Diego community is advanced manufacturing, which means that research has shown that this industry is growing tremendously! 
    The Metro Region Career Centers is offering a FREE 16 week customized training through Quality Controlled Manufacturing, Inc. (QCMI) for those who qualify, to become a machinist and get started in this in-demand occupation!
    Quality Controlled Manufacturing, Inc. (QCMI) is recruiting candidates for The Grande Foundation Machinist Academy! With 20 hours of training per week, the program has classroom training, hands-on learning activities, projects and a machinist shop floor lab. 
    Students will ...
  • Today, Thursday April 19th 2018, all the workshops at the South Metro Region Career Center will be cancelled. The Workshop at the Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Workforce Development Center will still continue as scheduled. 

    We apologize for the inconvenience. 

  • What are transferable skills? Those are skills that can cross over from one career to another. Discover how to identify your transferable skills and how to communicate those to employers.


    Available for download now on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/searchinginsd/e36-identifying-skills-that-can-lead-to-a-new-or-related-career

  • Another New Beginnings Cohort is starting April 16th. There is still time to reserve your seat's for this in-depth series of workshops to help you build your confidence, learn job search strategies and more!


    This workshop series is geared to assist people involved with the Justice system. Individuals who are recently released or having difficulty finding are maintaining work because of a criminal history are encouraged to attend the full series.

  • The San Diego Metro Career Center Presents:

    Hilton Hiring Event on Wednesday, April 4th @ 12:30pm!

    San Diego Central Library

    4th Floor in the Wells Fargo Room

    330 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

    Interviews on the spot!

    Here are some of the positions they are hiring for:


  • Are you interested in a stable career in Manufacturing?

    Quality Controlled Manufacturing, Inc. (QCMI) is recruiting candidates for The Grande Foundation Machinist Academy! The program is estimated to begin on April 30, 2018 and go through August 17, 2018, with 20 hours of training per week. The program has classroom training, hands-on learning activities, projects and a machinist shop floor lab.


    Students will learn: Shop theory, Safety, BluePrint, Inspection, Conventional and CNC Machining, NDT and Six Sigma Green Belt Certification

    Curriculum also includes soft skills development, résumé building and job placement.

    Candidate qualifications:

    • Over 18 years old (due to machinery and materials ...
  • Job seeker Keith Robinson and career agent Zuri Williams join the program to share their experience about how Zuri helped Keith find a new job and the takeaways for job seekers.

    Available for download on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/searchinginsd/e34-how-i-got-the-job


  • Parents, Teachers, Career-Guidance Counselors…all advise students and jobseekers, young and adult, that the more education, training, and experience you gain, the better your chances of career success, i.e. good jobs with better pay and advancement opportunities.  Certainly, this is true, in both the short- and long-run as we establish ourselves in the labor market.

    However, after 18 jobless months, Philip Tan was beginning to think his post-graduate education and 20+ years’ experience were actually obstacles, not assets, to his employment.  Moreover, he was a bit older than those candidates competing for the same jobs.

    In 1986, Philip earned a BS ...

  • You are invited to meet face to face with employers every last Friday of every month!!!

    Learn about the hiring process, available jobs, skill set requirements, and more. Come dressed to impress, be ready to give your personal commercial, and ask questions.

     

    9:00 a.m. (No late comers please)

    South Metro Career Center

    4389 Imperial Avenue

    San Diego, CA 92113

     

    EMPLOYERS FOR MARCH 30, 2018 (for future dates call (619)266-4200)

     

    MARCH PARTICIPATING EMPLOYERS:

     

    Caltrans https://www.jobs.ca.gov/

    Eastridge https://www.eastridge.com/

    CSU https://www.columbiasouthern.edu/about-csu/careers

    CIT https://www.cit-la.com/

     

    BEFORE ATTENDING:

    Register with in CalJOBSsm Click on “My Resources”, “Upcoming Events”, enter event id ...

  • Steven Colborn joins the program to discuss how Goodwill helps veterans and civilians find good jobs. Discover the various programs available at the Goodwill, and the mindset shift you need to make to be successful in your job search.

     Available for download on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/searchinginsd/e33-how-goodwill-helps-veterans-and-civilians-get-jobs

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