Find private and public sector jobs in Solano County. Also includes tools for young workers in California and suggested reading topics with tips and advice for workforce entry.
Internships are an important step in landing a job after leaving an education institution.
Entry-level workers with minimal or no work experience should emphasize their volunteer work -- even make volunteerism a central part of the resume. (Monster.com)
Information includes resume and cover letter writing, interviewing skills, dressing for success - for interviews and on the job, and money management.
Earn certifications necessary when applying for some jobs, such as typing, food handling, CPR, OSHA, forklifting, and others.
TRAINING & APPRENTICESHIPS
Training programs and apprenticeships provide valuable education and hard skills needed to work in specific fields. Often these options offer a "earn while you learn" model, providing on the job training in addition to classroom instruction.
Listed here are local education programs through Solano County colleges, adult education schools, and other training institutions.
Local youth-serving organizations offer a variety of leisure activities, volunteering opportunities, leadership development, and employment support. Many are available at little to no cost.