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Introduction to Salesforce.com, Monday, October 20
Train the Trainer, Tuesday, October 21 and Tuesday October 28
Advanced CNC Skills Training Orientation, Wednesday, December 10
Last week 60 ETR customers reported to us that they had found employment, at an average pay of $33.66 per hour ($67,683 per year). During the month of September, 310 ETR customers reported that they had found employment, at an average wage of $26.06 per hour ($52,204 per year). Since July 1, 697 ETR customers have reported employment, at an average wage of $25.89 per hour ($53,851 per year).
Do you use Excel almost every day? Are you tired of wrestling with the program to do what you want? If the answer is “YES”, then this class is for you. More information...
Assists workers laid off from Ameridose, New England Compounding Center (NECC), Medical Sales Management, and Alaunus Pharmaceutical
Healthcare, Science, and Technology
Assists workers laid off from AdLife Healthcare LLC; Fidelity Investments (Includes Veritude at Fidelity); FIS Global; Hanscom Air Force Base; (Includes contractor companies: Odyssey Systems Consulting Group Oasis Systems; Gemini Industries; Jacobs Technology; P31 Inc.; PE Systems; Sumeria Systems); IAP Worldwide Services; Quantech Services; National Grid USA Services Co.; Sun Life Financial (includes Adecco contractors who worked at Sun Life Financial)
Unilever + 7
Assists workers laid off from Biogen/IDEC (contractors: Veritude & Kelly Services); Commercial Sheet Metal (contractor J Gustafson Associates); Covidien (Tyco Healthcare, Kelly Services & Total Technical Services); Henkel (contractors Aerotek & Randstad); ITT (Fiber Innovations); International Power of America; Reveal Imaging Technologies; Unilever (aka Breyers/Conopco)
Intel, Lonza, Avery Dennison, Staples, New England Primate Center, Organogenesis, Olympus Biotech
Assists workers laid off from Intel, Lonza, Avery Dennison, Staples, New England Primate Center, Organogenesis, and Olympus Biotech
If you have been laid off from any of these companies, please talk with ETR staff.
Occupations based in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Find out more...
Are you doing business in Massachusetts or just getting started? Check out the NEW Massachusetts Business One-Stop for information, tools, and more - all intended to help business succeed in the Commonwealth. Check it out: Mass.gov/business.
ETR has free Wi-Fi for customers in both our Framingham and Norwood career centers. Enjoy.
ETR is considering some valuable new services to offer to job seekers. Please take a few minutes to let us know which services you might be interested in. YOUR OPINION COUNTS!
(Please note that there might be a small fee attached to these new services)
Click here for the SurveyMonkey link
A program for youth, ages 17 - 21. Assistance with GED preparation, job search, and education
Call 508.251.1120 for more information
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Connecting People With Jobs
State to Focus on 'Middle Skills' Jobs
Record Number of Bay State Job Searchers Turn to Local Career Centers for Assistance
A record number of Bay State residents looking for their next employment opportunity were served by local One Stop Career Centers in the last year. Read more...