Giant Virtual Recruitment Event

Virtual Event

Giant in Jessup is looking for candidates for the following positions: • 2nd shift Order Selectors • 2nd shift Dock Workers • 1st shift Inventory Control Specialist • All shifts for Class A Drivers Participants must register for this event in Maryland Workforce Exchange (https://mwejobs.maryland.gov/) ***Details on how to access this event via Google Meet will be provided after registration.*** For more information, contact Aneta Lefterov at aneta.lefterov@maryland.gov Phone: (443) 926-3240 Giant Virtual Recruitment Event - Flyer - 1.24.2022 Programs and initiatives offered by WSM are supported in part by the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Continue Reading..

Mindful 20: Meditation for Job Seekers

Virtual Event

Join us for a 20-minute guided mindfulness practice to help you relieve stress and symptoms of anxiety that are common while job seeking. This is an opportunity for you to commit to reconnecting and nurturing yourself. ***All workshops scheduled for our American Job Centers located in Wheaton and Germantown will go on as planned but will now take place online. You can access them via our web calendar. Participants must register on the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE). Once registered, you’ll be emailed an invitation with instructions to attend the workshop at the scheduled time. For more information, contact Larissa Bevacqua. Continue Reading..

CAFÉ Montgomery: Your Income and Expenses

Virtual Event

This workshop is provided by CAFE (Coalition for the Advancement of Financial Education) Montgomery. ***All workshops scheduled for our American Job Centers located in Wheaton and Germantown will go on as planned but will now take place online. You can access them via our web calendar. Participants must register on the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE). Once registered, you’ll be emailed an invitation with instructions to attend the workshop at the scheduled time. For more information, contact Ashelley D. Wilder. Programs and initiatives offered by WSM are supported in part by the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Continue Reading..

Mock Interviews

Virtual Event

Do you feel nervous during job interviews? Does all your preparation disappear once you are in front of the interviewer? Join us in mock interviews in which you will have the chance to take turns being the interviewer and the job seeker. This is a supportive and judgment-free environment to advance your communication skills and confidence in yourself to ace your upcoming interviews. ***All workshops scheduled for our American Job Centers located in Wheaton and Germantown will go on as planned but will now take place online. You can access them via our web calendar. Participants must register on the Continue Reading..

CAFÉ Montgomery: You Can Bank on It Part I

Virtual Event

This workshop is provided by CAFE (Coalition for the Advancement of Financial Education) Montgomery. ***All workshops scheduled for our American Job Centers located in Wheaton and Germantown will go on as planned but will now take place online. You can access them via our web calendar. Participants must register on the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE). Once registered, you’ll be emailed an invitation with instructions to attend the workshop at the scheduled time. For more information, contact Ashelley D. Wilder. Programs and initiatives offered by WSM are supported in part by the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Continue Reading..

Gigs, Labor & Alternative Jobs (50+ Workshop Series)

Virtual Event

The "side hustle" or "second job" has been around our lives for a long time, but now cautious re-openings and an economy in recovery may provide more opportunities for workers in the Gig Economy. You may be able to share a position or design your own, with flexible shifts and combinations of remote/on-site hours. You may find that employers want to hire more independent contractors, who don't receive benefits (or coverage by some labor laws). This can be a precariat, scary, unknown labor market – or it can bring you the opened door to a great work-life balance. In this Continue Reading..

Money Matters

Virtual Event

***All workshops scheduled for our American Job Centers located in Wheaton and Germantown will go on as planned but will now take place online. You can access them via our web calendar. Participants must register on the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE). Once registered, you’ll be emailed an invitation with instructions to attend the workshop at the scheduled time. For more information, contact Ashelley D. Wilder. Programs and initiatives offered by WSM are supported in part by the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor as part of an award totaling $2,682,140.

Computer Basics (50+ Workshop Series)

Virtual Event

An informative workshop focused on first-time computer users. This session introduces basic computer terms and functions, as well as Internet safety. The session also covers helpful information about applying for jobs on Websites; and how to upload a resume when filling out an online job application. ***All workshops scheduled for our American Job Centers located in Wheaton and Germantown will go on as planned but will now take place online. You can access them via our web calendar. Participants must register on the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE). Once registered, you’ll be emailed an invitation with instructions to attend the workshop Continue Reading..

WMATA Hiring Event

Virtual Event

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) is looking for bus drivers -anyone with 4 years of experience driving in the US (no CDL required). Competitive pay, excellent benefits, and the opportunity to improve the lives of people in the DMV make Metro a great place to further your career. Visit wmata.com/careers for more information about all the employment opportunities at Metro. Participants must register for this event in Maryland Workforce Exchange (https://mwejobs.maryland.gov/) ***Details on how to access this event via MS Teams will be provided after registration.*** For more information, contact Aneta Lefterov at aneta.lefterov@maryland.gov Phone: (443) 926-3240 WMATA Hiring Continue Reading..

CAFÉ Montgomery: You Can Bank on It Part II

Virtual Event

This workshop is provided by CAFE (Coalition for the Advancement of Financial Education) Montgomery. ***All workshops scheduled for our American Job Centers located in Wheaton and Germantown will go on as planned but will now take place online. You can access them via our web calendar. Participants must register on the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE). Once registered, you’ll be emailed an invitation with instructions to attend the workshop at the scheduled time. For more information, contact Ashelley D. Wilder. Programs and initiatives offered by WSM are supported in part by the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Continue Reading..

Self Employment

Virtual Event

***All workshops scheduled for our American Job Centers located in Wheaton and Germantown will go on as planned but will now take place online. You can access them via our web calendar. Participants must register on the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE). Once registered, you’ll be emailed an invitation with instructions to attend the workshop at the scheduled time. For more information, contact Ashelley D. Wilder. Programs and initiatives offered by WSM are supported in part by the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor as part of an award totaling $2,682,140.

Using LinkedIn

Virtual Event

Not sure what LinkedIn is or how to use it? Join us to learn how to set up a free account and optimize your profile to make it stand out and become a powerful tool in your employment journey. ***All workshops scheduled for our American Job Centers located in Wheaton and Germantown will go on as planned but will now take place online. You can access them via our web calendar. Participants must register on the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE). Once registered, you’ll be emailed an invitation with instructions to attend the workshop at the scheduled time. For more information, Continue Reading..

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For both the individual job seeker and the community organizations that support them, this newsletter provides job search resources and information on job fairs, hiring events, and workshops available in our community.

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    American Job Center Locations

    Germantown

    Upcounty Regional Services Center*
    12900 Middlebrook Road, First Floor
    Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    Phone: 240.406.5485
    Fax: 301.685.5569
    Germantown@worksourcemontgomery.com *Currently closed for renovations, virtual services available.

    HOURS OF OPERATION

    Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    Friday: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

    Wheaton

    11510 Georgia Avenue, First Floor
    Wheaton, MD 20902
    Phone: 301.929.6880
    TTY: 301.962.4083
    Wheaton@worksourcemontgomery.com

    HOURS OF OPERATION

    Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    Friday: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

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