First time job seekers, baby-boomers considering a second career, business owners, and academics in need of up-to-date labor market information can now find the information they need online at Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network's new Web site, www.pacificgatewayworkforce.com.

"In addition to providing the numerous career pathways, and preparation and placement opportunities in our area, we've compiled the best labor/industry Web resources to complement those pathways on our new site. On our innovative ... site you can explore, plan, research labor market information, and job search -- all in one location," said Bryan Rogers, the Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network's Executive Director.

The Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network is about preparing adults and youth, through training and education, to work in high-demand, high-growth industry sectors so that they are not just getting a job, they are advancing their potential. For those job seekers, and for area employers, this easy-to-access Web information includes the following topics:

Training and Education

The wide variety of education and training programs the Network, its education partners, the local One-Stop Career Centers, and others provide in key industries -- goods movement and logistics; construction and building trades; clean technologies and the environment; advanced manufacturing; energy and utilities production; and healthcare -- are spelled-out for residents to make decisions.

Hire-A-Youth

Specific opportunities through the Network's Hire-A-Youth Program and its Youth Opportunity Center are covered on the site to help young persons to get educated, get experienced, and get employed.


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