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HIRED Career Fair

Take this opportunity to meet employers in search of skilled and qualified professionals like you.

HIRED’s Career Fair allows you to speak individually with employers and present your skills, qualifications and accomplishments directly to them.  At the same time, have an on-site personal resume review with a HIRED professional.

Please arrive promptly at 9:00 a.m. for the career fair and be prepared to speak to employers.  Don’t forget to bring copies of your resume!

Registration Information

No registration necessary.

Note:  There is free parking in the Sabathani Community Center parking lot in addition to on-street parking.  MTC bus service is also available.

Employers attending:

Aeon • Award Staffing • Comcast • CustomCARE • FedEx Freight • FedEx Ground • Good Samaritan Society • Harvest Preparatory School • Home Depot • HomeInstead • Knutson Construction • Legendary Baking•Lyman Lumber • Menard’s/Richfield • Minneapolis Public Schools • M.T.I. Transportation • Randstad • SATCOM Marketing • Seward Food Co-op • Skylark Dry Cleaning • Stacknology • SuperAmerica

Transportation Job Training

What’s Your Next Stop?

HIRED is working to put you in the driver’s seat. Participants in the Transportation Job Training can earn a Class A or Class B permit and get endorsements for passenger, school bus, air brakes, hazardous materials, tanker.

Students will overview transportation career pathways, to take the knowledge-based permit and endorsement exams, and make connections with future transportation employers. This training will prepare individuals for the next step of “behind the wheel” for their CDL license.

Don’t delay! Classes start July 7th at Sandburg Learning Center in Golden Valley.

Dates: Monday, July 7 to August 14

Time: Monday through Thursday, from 9:00am -12:30pm

Location: Sandburg Learning Center in Golden Valley

Learn more by contacting Todd Erickson at (952) 697-1317 or Todd.Ericskson@HIRED.org

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Fall Soldering Job Training

Do you enjoy working with your hands? Are you interested in learning how machines work? According to recent labor market studies, Minnesota’s need for qualified solderers and assemblers is estimated to grow an average of 16% over the next six years. M-Powered1

HIRED’s FastTRAC Soldering program will teach you the in-demand manufacturing skills to find a rewarding job in this rapidly growing field. Hennepin Technical College and Adult Basic Education (ABE) work together to teach you integrated schematics, which is a diagram to represent electronic circuits, and soldering classes.

Additionally, HIRED’s counselors provide individualized employment counseling and job search assistance, including resume writing, interviewing and networking.

Dates: September 15 – October 24, 2014
Time: 5:00pm to 8:50pm
Class Days: Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays
Location: Hennepin Technical College, Brooklyn Park campus
9000 Brooklyn Blvd
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

Credentials: IPC J-Standard-001 Soldering credential, potential 1 credit for Cleanroom class
Eligibility: 18 years of age and older
Cost: Approx. $1,600 (You may be eligible for financial aid, scholarships and grant-funded tuition assistance. Contact us today to learn more)


 

For more information about the next available training session, please contact:

Dunn Yoshitani
(952) 697-1317
Dunn.Yoshitani@HIRED.org

Integrated CNA Training

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN A MEDICAL CAREER?

 

HIRED and Hennepin Technical College are offering a 2-step training program for a career in nursing.

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Students having fun during a CNA training at HTC

The training offers training in CNA certification, career development, and strong connections to potential employers in the healthcare field.

Students will be introduced to nursing assistant tasks and challenges, skills, health, nutrition, safety, and basic medical terminology to begin pathways in healthcare careers.

Integrated CNA Class

Location: Hennepin Technical College, Eden Prairie campus

Dates: October 8-December 11, 2014

Mondays, 1:00—4:30 PM (Required Study Sessions)
Wednesdays/Thursdays, 1:00—5:50 PM

Clinicals: December 16, 17, 18 from 2:00—9:50 PM

 

If you would like to learn more about the program or determine your eligibility please contact:

Andrea Peterson
(952) 697-1366
Andrea.Peterson@HIRED.org

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