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HOT JOBS — Week Ending June 14, 2024

June 14th, 2024|Board News, 2023 Career Center News, Employment Opportunities|

Finding a new job can be a daunting experience, filled with stress and uncertainty. But don't worry - our team is here to help you every step of the way! Our experienced staff is dedicated to providing you with the tools and resources you need to succeed. We offer comprehensive support, from job search assistance to skills training, and networking opportunities with local employers. With our expert help and support, you'll be well on your way to finding your dream job!

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Southeastern Regional Planning & Economic Development District Releases 2023 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy

June 11th, 2024|Board News, Our Region, Community|

The Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) is published every 5 years by the Regional Economic Strategy Committee (RESC) and SRPEDD staff. CEDS provides the latest information about target redevelopment sites, innovative financing, permitting techniques, and the newest thinking in our region.

  • Greater New Bedford Vocational Technical Institute What is a Marine Technician? A marine technician, also known as a marine mechanic, specializes in the maintenance, repair, and troubleshooting of various types of marine equipment and vessels. They work on a range of watercraft, including boats, yachts, and ships, ensuring these vessels operate safely and efficiently. Program Highlights Engine Maintenance and Repair - Learn to service and repair inboard and outboard engines, including both gasoline and diesel types. Hull and Structural Repairs - Learn to repair and maintain the boat’s hull, including fiberglass, wood, and metal work. Students completing this program will be prepared for entry-level jobs in the industry and will earn the OSHA-10 & Yamaha Certifications. Orientation: Monday, July 8, 2024 Classes meet Mondays through Thursday July 8, 2024 to August 16, 2024 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Registration/Contact: Britney Rogers, Upskilling Navigator MassHire Greater New Bedford Career Center Phone: 774-762-5119 Email: Britney.rogers@masshiregnbcc.com

Marine Technician Training

June 7th, 2024|Board News, 2023 Career Center News, Training, Training Programs|

Learn to be a Marine Technician! What is a Marine Technician? A marine technician, also known as a marine mechanic, specializes in the maintenance, repair, and troubleshooting of various types of marine equipment and vessels. They work on a range of watercraft, including boats, yachts, and ships, ensuring these vessels operate safely and efficiently.

Earn your Emergency Medical TechnicianCertificate at no cost!

May 29th, 2024|2023 Career Center News, Healthcare Training, Training Programs|

This is an in-depth course in basic life support intended for individuals who are income eligible or unemployed or and interested in pursuing a career in medical services. The course meets or exceeds current National EMS Guidelines and has Massachusetts OEMS approval. Students will earn 6 college credits upon program completion.

Earn your Emergency Medical Technician Certificate at no cost!

May 29th, 2024|Board News, Training|

This is an in-depth course in basic life support intended for individuals who are income eligible or unemployed or and interested in pursuing a career in medical services. The course meets or exceeds current National EMS Guidelines and has Massachusetts OEMS approval. Students will earn 6 college credits upon program completion.

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Updated Announcement of the Southeast Advanced Manufacturing Consortium

May 22nd, 2024|Board News, Manufacturing|

The MassHire Greater New Bedford Workforce Development Board on behalf of Joe Lopes, CEO is grateful for the support of the Southeast Region Workforce Boards, that is MassHire Greater Brockton, CEO Jason Hunter, MassHire Bristol, CEO Thomas Perreira, MassHire South Shore, Robert Cerasoli, Interim Executive Director, MassHire Cape & Islands, CEO Kara Galvin and AMC Chair, Mike Tamasi President & CEO AccuRounds in their commitment to continue to assist us with the growth of the region’s Manufacturing Collaborative.