At Job Corps, we will make sure you have the tools and resources you need in order to earn from what you learn. Here’s how:
Work with our center staff to connect with employers.
Receive an allowance after graduation to help with the first few months of housing and living costs and transportation.
Meet with our on-site career counselors to search for jobs, prepare for interviews and plan your career next steps.
Speak with our counselors for tips and advice on moving to a new city for a job.
Build on your basic career training and keep strengthening your skills in the industry of your choice. Talk to your center staff for more information about an Advanced Training opportunity near you.
Job Corps works. But don’t just take our word for it. Check out a few of our graduate success stories.
When it comes time to get a job, our staff will make sure you are connected with local employers. Oconaluftee Job Corps grads have been hired by:
- BIA Fire
- Coca-Cola Bottling Company
- Consolidated Met Co
- MB Haynes Electrical
- B.H. Graning Landscapes
- Tsali Care Center
- BIA Forestry
- NC Works
- Harrah’s Cherokee
- NC Voc Rehab
- KOA - Cherokee
- USFS, Southern Research Station
- National Forests of North Carolina
- USFS, Uwharrie NF
- USFS, Nantahala NF
- USFS, Coweeta Hydrological Lab
- USFS, Croatan NF