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Debbie Abiola, 21

Debbie Abiola, 21

I’m very happy that I had the chance to participate as a Pathways Intern at Youth Radio. I’ve been able to gain full confidence in myself and understand the need for team work, as well as learn skills in Photoshop and beat/music production. I’m proud to say I’m a Youth Spokesperson and a motivational speaker after being trained in the Youth Radio Spokesperson Program. With the help of Youth Radio, I gained my first job experience to put on my resume from my 3 month internship placement at Concept Forty-Seven, a local lifestyle boutique in Oakland.

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Upcoming Hiring Events

Aug
24
Thu
10:00 am Landmark is Hiring @ West Oakland Neighborhood Career Center
Landmark is Hiring @ West Oakland Neighborhood Career Center
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Landmark is Hiring @ West Oakland Neighborhood Career Center
Landmark is hiring multiple positions:  Security  Ushers  Ticket Takers  Parking Staff  Guest Services Minimum requirements include: Great Customer Service; High Energy; Must pass a background check. Guard Card is a major plus. …

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1:30 pm San Pablo – @Work Personnel
San Pablo – @Work Personnel
Aug 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
San Pablo - @Work Personnel
@WORK PERSONNEL When: Thursday, August 24 at 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM Hiring: Production Line Workers, Warehouse Associates, Forklift Operators, Security Guards, Drivers, Event Staff, Receiving Clerks, Inside/Outside Sales Reps, and Construction Workers  
Aug
31
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10:00 am Get a Career with Michael’s Tran... @ Oakland - OPIC Downtown AJCC
Get a Career with Michael’s Tran... @ Oakland - OPIC Downtown AJCC
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Get a Career with Michael's Transportation @ Oakland - OPIC Downtown AJCC
Michael’s Transportation Services will be at Oakland PIC recruiting for School Bus Drivers (CLASS B with S.B. Cert), Professional Transit Drivers (CLASS B), and Tractor-Trailer Operators (CLASS A). They are now offering professional driver’s training in …

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Sep
19
Tue
10:00 am 2nd Annual Alameda County Career... @ Zero Net Energy Center
2nd Annual Alameda County Career... @ Zero Net Energy Center
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
2nd Annual Alameda County Career Expo @ Zero Net Energy Center | San Leandro | California | United States
Bay Area Job Seekers, Be prepared to present your best self at the 2nd Annual Alameda County Career EXPO on Tues, September 19, 2017! Click www.accareerexpo.com to register early and submit your resume to be …

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Youth Success Stories

  • Anthony Maldonado

    From drop-out to high school completion to becoming a computer engineer

  • Cassandra

    Once with no direction and no work experience, Cassandra now has not just a job, but a career. Reaching out to EASTBAY Works made all the difference for this dental assistant.

  • Cesar

    Cesar had dreams of becoming a barber and owning his own barbershop.

  • DaeSean McNeal, 20

    “Being a part of Youth Radio and their Pathways Program has helped me get back on track and focus on my goals.”

  • David

    David was a drop-out with a record when he came to EASTBAY Works. Now he’s a combat engineer in the National Guard.

  • Debbie Abiola, 21

    I’ve been able to gain full confidence in myself and understand the need for team work

  • Dominik Vaughan, 21

    “My experience was the best ever”

  • Jaileel

    I’m so lucky I got to participate in the Earn and Learn program. The experience definitely helped prepare me to get a job. I hope it continues so that other kids can learn like I did and have opportunity.

  • Jesse

    From drop-out to construction apprentice in a union job.

  • Noel Anaya, 20

    A great experience because I was able to use hands on state of the art equipment.

  • Varun

    Newcomer to country finds work fast with help from EASTBAY Works.