BALTIMORE, Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake announced today it will host a "Career Opportunity Day" on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 9 am at the Huber Community Life Center.
The event will feature presentations from apprenticeship programs and business with jobs in the middle skills sector in Baltimore City, including: Building Trades Apprenticeships (Plumbers, Steamfitters and Laborers), Construction Workers (Asbestos Training, Pipeline & Utility Workers Training), CVS Pharmacy (for store managers) and BUILD (Turnaround Tuesday for Community Health Workers). The event is free and open to the public, but pre-registration is required as space is limited to 150 people per session.
WHAT: Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake Career Opportunity Day
WHERE: Huber Community Life Center, 5700 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21239
WHEN: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
TIME: 9:00 am
DEADLINE: Register by October 13, 2017
The "Career Opportunities Day" is presented by Goodwill's EMERGE Initiative. The Emerge Initiative links participants with appropriate skills training opportunities in order to increase technical skills, employability and meet the demand of varying job opportunities. Highly skilled workers who seek these training opportunities will be able to perform in growth industries that provide self-sustaining jobs with goods wages.
REGISTER TODAY by emailing your name to attend to Angela Franklin at AFranklin@GoodwillChes.org, calling 410-837-1800 x125 or sign up at Huber Community Life Center (5700 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21239).
About Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake:
Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc. provides job training, job placement and other human services for people who are unemployed or face other challenges to employment, including people with significant disabilities. Last year, Goodwill placed 3,081 individuals into jobs. Revenue generated from the sale of donated goods helps fund these programs. For more information on Goodwill, please visit goodwillches.org or Facebook at Facebook.com/BmoreGoodwill.
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc.
410-837-1800 ext. 175
SOURCE Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc.