Additional Workforce Resources
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
AARP provides a variety of tools that guide companies in building an organization that values experienced workers. Get information and strategies from employers that value older workers. Learn about recruiting and retaining experienced workers, "Best Employers" for the 50-plus, trends and best practices, and an extensive career and job hunting database.
For more information visit: www.aarp.org/employerresourcecenter or call 1-866-554-5360.
Apprenticeship Programs (Statewide)
Includes a variety of apprenticeship programs
Beaverton City Library
Business Research and Information Resources
For more information visit: www.BeavertonLibrary.org or call 503-350-3613
Immigrant & Refugee Community Organization (IRCO)
IRCO provides intensive employment and support services for refugees and immigrants including job training and certification courses, job development and placement, job coaching and retention services. Youth Employment at IRCO includes job placement services and academic support services geared towards identifying and preparing participants for college and beyond.
For more information visit: www.irco.org or call 503-234-1541 ext. 460
Oregon Department of Labor - Oregon Labor Market Information Service
For more information visit: www.qualityinfo.org or call 503-947-1394
PCC Climb Center – Continuous Learning for Individuals, Management and Business
For more information visit: www.pcc.edu/climb or call 971-722-2798
Portland Community College (PCC) – Located on three comprehensive campuses as well as in numerous centers and workforce training sites in the Portland metropolitan area. The college serves Multnomah and Washington counties and parts of Clackamas, Columbia, and Yamhill counties and offers training for a variety of industries including: advanced manufacturing, Biotech, automotive, aerospace and more.
For more information visit: www.pcc.edu/programs (contacts listed at the top of each page)
Urban League of Portland - Provides quality career training and employment opportunities for individuals residing within the Greater Portland Metropolitan Area to further professional, educational, and personal development. These services are provided to all levels of job seekers to help address the overwhelming unemployment in this region for African Americans and people of color.
For more information visit: ulpdx.org/programs/workforceprogram or email at firstname.lastname@example.org