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Youth Resources

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Events

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Business Solutions Team Meeting 9:00 am
Business Solutions Team Meeting @ Cedarfork Workforce Center
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Overcoming Barriers to Employment 9:30 am
Overcoming Barriers to Employment @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
 
Marketing Yourself Session 3 9:30 am
Marketing Yourself Session 3 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 1 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Money Management: Session 8 1:30 pm
Money Management: Session 8 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 1 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
 
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Professional Networking: Session 4 9:30 am
Professional Networking: Session 4 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 2 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
ResCare Academy Lab Hour 12:00 pm
ResCare Academy Lab Hour @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
 
Preparing for Long Term Success: Session 9 1:30 pm
Preparing for Long Term Success: Session 9 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 2 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
 
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Succeeding on the Job: Session 10 9:00 am
Succeeding on the Job: Session 10 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Planning for Interviewing Success: Session 5 9:30 am
Planning for Interviewing Success: Session 5 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 3 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Job Search Club, By Appointment Only 11:00 am
Job Search Club, By Appointment Only @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
 
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Navigating Behavioral Interviews, by CCWA 9:30 am
Navigating Behavioral Interviews, by CCWA @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Practicing & Perfecting Interview Skills: Session 6 9:30 am
Practicing & Perfecting Interview Skills: Session 6 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 6 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Resume & Cover Letter (Resume Hero) 1:00 pm
Resume & Cover Letter (Resume Hero) @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
 
Quality Assurance and Compliance Meeting 3:00 pm
Quality Assurance and Compliance Meeting @ Resource Workforce Center-Downtown
Apr 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 
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Networking 9:30 am
Networking @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 7 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Professional Communication: Session 7 1:00 pm
Professional Communication: Session 7 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
Resume &Cover Letter Review, By Appointment Only 1:00 pm
Resume &Cover Letter Review, By Appointment Only @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
 
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S.M.A.R.T Goals 9:00 am
S.M.A.R.T Goals @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Money Management: Session 8 9:30 am
Money Management: Session 8 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 8 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Credit and Money Management Presented by: Housing Opportunities Made Equal of Virginia (HOME) 10:00 am
Credit and Money Management Presented by: Housing Opportunities Made Equal of Virginia (HOME) @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
S.M.A.R.T GOALS, by CCWA 10:00 am
S.M.A.R.T GOALS, by CCWA @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
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21st Century Job Search “New Tools, New rules” 9:30 am
21st Century Job Search “New Tools, New rules” @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Overcoming Barriers to Employment 9:30 am
Overcoming Barriers to Employment @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
 
Preparing for Long Term Success: Session 9 9:30 am
Preparing for Long Term Success: Session 9 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 9 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
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Maximizing Your Employment Opportunities, by CCWA 9:00 am
Maximizing Your Employment Opportunities, by CCWA @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Foundation to Job Search: Session 1 9:30 am
Foundation to Job Search: Session 1 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 13 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
S.M.A.R.T Goals 9:30 am
S.M.A.R.T Goals @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Interviewing for Success, at the Meadowdale Library 11:00 am
Interviewing for Success, at the Meadowdale Library @ Meadowdale Library
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
 
Navigating Employment Opportunities 11:30 am
Navigating Employment Opportunities @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 13 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
 
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Self-Reflection: Session 2 9:30 am
Self-Reflection: Session 2 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Succeeding on the Job: Session 10 1:00 pm
Succeeding on the Job: Session 10 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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Resume, Cover & Thank You Letter 9:00 am
Resume, Cover & Thank You Letter @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
 
Marketing Yourself: Session 3 9:30 am
Marketing Yourself: Session 3 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 15 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Money Management, Presented by: Primerica 10:00 am
Money Management, Presented by: Primerica @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
 
Understanding Application Tracking Systems (ATS) 11:00 am
Understanding Application Tracking Systems (ATS) @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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Program Planning & Development Committee 8:30 am
Program Planning & Development Committee @ Resource Workforce Center-Downtown
Apr 16 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Resume Review, By Appointment Only 9:00 am
Resume Review, By Appointment Only @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
 
Professional Networking: Session 4 9:30 am
Professional Networking: Session 4 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 16 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Resume & Cover Letter (Resume Hero) 9:30 am
Resume & Cover Letter (Resume Hero) @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 16 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
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Foundation to Job Search: Session 1 9:30 am
Foundation to Job Search: Session 1 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Self-Reflection: Session 2 9:30 am
Self-Reflection: Session 2 @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Practicing and Perfecting Interview Skills: Session 6 1:00 pm
Practicing and Perfecting Interview Skills: Session 6 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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Professional Communication Session 7 1:00 pm
Professional Communication Session 7 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
Self-Reflection Session 2 1:00 pm
Self-Reflection Session 2 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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Marketing Yourself Session 3 9:30 am
Marketing Yourself Session 3 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Marketing Yourself: Session 3 9:30 am
Marketing Yourself: Session 3 @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Money Management: Session 8 1:00 pm
Money Management: Session 8 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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Professional Networking: Session 4 9:00 am
Professional Networking: Session 4 @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
 
Professional Networking: Session 4 9:30 am
Professional Networking: Session 4 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 23 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Preparing for Long Term Success: Session 9 1:00 pm
Preparing for Long Term Success: Session 9 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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Planning for Interviewing Success: Session 5 9:30 am
Planning for Interviewing Success: Session 5 @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Planning for Interviewing Success: Session 5 9:30 am
Planning for Interviewing Success: Session 5 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Succeeding on the Job: Session 10 1:00 pm
Succeeding on the Job: Session 10 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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Youth Summer Opportunities Fair 9:00 am
Youth Summer Opportunities Fair @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Youth Summer Opportunities Fair @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Youth from the entire Richmond region are invited to participate in the first annual InspireYouth@Work Summer Opportunities Fair.  This unique, free job fair is an opportunity for youth ages 14 – 21 to interact with government, businesses and not-for-profit organizations and apply for their summer job, volunteer and leadership development openings. Register online at www.InspireYouthAtWork.org. Contact Felicia Ainsa at 804-226-1941 x 235 or ...
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Resume Hero Lab 9:00-11:00 9:00 am
Resume Hero Lab 9:00-11:00 @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Practicing & Perfecting Interview Skills: Session 6 9:30 am
Practicing & Perfecting Interview Skills: Session 6 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Practicing and Perfecting Interviewing Skills: Session 6 9:30 am
Practicing and Perfecting Interviewing Skills: Session 6 @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Outreach & Recruitment Committee 1:00 pm
Outreach & Recruitment Committee @ Cedarfork Workforce Center
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Professional Communication: Session 7 9:30 am
Professional Communication: Session 7 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Money Management, by Virginia Credit Union 10:00 am
Money Management, by Virginia Credit Union @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
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Money Management: Session 8 9:30 am
Money Management: Session 8 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 29 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Navigating Behavioral Interviews, by CCWA 9:30 am
Navigating Behavioral Interviews, by CCWA @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 29 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Professional Communication: Session 7 10:30 am
Professional Communication: Session 7 @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 29 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
 
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Money Management: Session 8 9:30 am
Money Management: Session 8 @ Chesterfield Resource Workforce Center
Apr 30 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Preparing for Long Term Success: Session 9 9:30 am
Preparing for Long Term Success: Session 9 @ Richmond Resource Workforce Center
Apr 30 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
S.M.A.R.T Goals 10:00 am
S.M.A.R.T Goals @ Henrico Resource Workforce Center
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
 
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News

Seeking Business Leaders

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The Chief Local Elected Officials of the Capital Region Workforce Partnership are seeking business nominees to serve on the newly formed Workforce Development Board (WDB). The WDB will work in partnership with local elected officials to strategically refine and advance a demand-driven and responsive workforce system. Through its plans and policies, the WBD will be responsible for convening regional workforce, education, economic and community development partners to develop solutions and strategies that meet business needs through employer engagement. This is your opportunity to help influence talent pipeline development and shrink the skills gap.

For more information and to access the application, click WDB Business Nomination Form.

 

Start a Career in Manufacturing

Photo Credit: Dayton Tooling And Manufacturing Association

Resource is getting ready to start its next round of
Manufacturing Technician Level 1 Certification – a great way to launch a career in advanced manufacturing.

What is a Manufacturing Technician?
An MT1 operates precision machinery, systems and processes. Typical skills expected in these positions usually include: CAD skills, computer controlled machine programming, precision measurement, process and machine trouble-shooting, problem-solving, machine maintenance and proficient use of diagnostic and statistical tools.

Job Seekers who are interested in the MT1 Certification Program must attend a pre-screening event to be considered. Click Here for more information.

Spanish Bilingual? We Have a Job for You!

Numerous companies in the Richmond region are actively recruiting Spanish bilingual employees for both banking and customer call center positions. Contact ain001@henrico.us for more information.

Seeking business leaders

We are seeking business leaders to serve on our new Workforce Development Board. Click on this link WDB Business Nomination Form to get more information, including the application.

Hiring on the Rise

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez issued the following statement about the January 2015 Employment Situation report: “2015 is picking up right where 2014 left off — with strong, steady, sustained job growth that is leading a dynamic recovery.”

We’ve seen this here at Resource. Below is a list of highlighted jobs that are currently available. For more information about any of these positions, email Felicia Ainsa at ain001@henrico.us

Operations Supervisor at Mavalerio, a Brazilian food manufacturer. The Operations Supervisor will lead a team of approximately 30 Operations Members, overseeing, organizing, assigning, reviewing and supervising the daily operations of food processing.
CDL-A at Southeast Frozen Foods. Over the road routes that bring you home at least once a week. $6000 sign-on bonus.
Pest Control Technician at Lamb Exterminating. Perform skilled work in the control of pests in and around residential and commercial buildings. Company will provide training and assist with licensure obtainment.
Inside & Outside Sales at Airline Hydraulics. Seeking inside sales and outside sales representatives for a stocking distributor for a number of world-renowned manufacturers, includes advanced-technology products for a wide variety of industries.
General Sales Manager at iHeartMedia – The General Sales Manager is a leadership and sales role responsible for managing Radio station sales, a team of Local Sales Managers, and an extended team of Account Executives.
Lowe’s – multiple positions for seasonal (up to six months) jobs.
NBC12 – Multiple positions including Photojournalist, Reporter, Digital Content Producer, Digital Content Manager