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Job seekers! Chevron-funded local job-training program starts July 23

Job seekers! Chevron-funded local job-training program starts July 23

It’s been only a few weeks since 44 local residents graduated from the free, long-running Regional Occupational Program (ROP), which prepares community members for high-paying careers in industrial facilities. Already, new recruits are being...
Chevron-sponsored camp at Cal State East Bay inspires next-gen engineers

Chevron-sponsored camp at Cal State East Bay inspires next-gen engineers

The remote-controlled robot quickly climbed the ramp, then slowed up just before the bridge. It carefully crossed, but it didn’t need to. The crossing looked rather effortless. Still, cheers erupted in the classroom auditorium...

Rosie’s Girls become scientists for a day at Chevron Richmond Refinery

The Rosie’s Girls Summer Camp made its annual trip to the Chevron Richmond Refinery on Thursday, where members typically tour the facility and participate in a career panel. But this year, the local middle-school girls...
Local job readiness program ROP graduates another 44 students

44 alumnos se gradúan del programa local de preparación para el trabajo ROP

Mike Joyce ha completado el círculo. El martes pasado, 40 años después de participar en su primera clase del Programa Richmond Operational (ROP), Joyce habló ante los 44 graduados acerca del galardonado programa gratuito de...

Keeping Richmond and the Bay Area Moving Forward

By Claudia Graham On a daily basis, our dedicated team of operators, engineers, scientists and other professionals works to produce the transportation fuels and other products that directly fuel progress not only here at home...
Local job readiness program ROP graduates another 44 students

Local job readiness program ROP graduates another 44 students

Mike Joyce has come full circle. On Tuesday, a full 40 years after taking part in the very first Richmond Occupational Program (ROP) class, Joyce spoke before the newest 44 graduates of the free, award-winning...
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Chevron Stations Inc. to hold job fair in Richmond on Friday, June 22

Chevron Stations Inc. is holding a job fair in Richmond on Friday, June 22 as the company searches to fill positions for Customer Service Representatives. Walk-in interviews will be conducted at the job event, which...
Community comes together at Juneteenth Parade and Festival in Richmond

Community comes together at Juneteenth Parade and Festival in Richmond

Thousands of community members attended the Juneteenth Parade and Festival at Nicholl Park in Richmond. The annual celebration remembers June 19, 1865, the day that Union soldiers landed in Galveston, Texas, with news that the...

Chevron Richmond Pride Network’s storytelling strategy

"My best friend, who helped me come out, had one of the easiest coming out ever," Cesar Zepeda told over 100 workers at the Chevron Richmond Refinery Wednesday. "He was going to go to prom,...

North Richmond seniors welcome ‘brighter, more inviting’ center

The seniors having lunch at the North Richmond Family Senior Center on Wednesday nodded all at once. "It's brighter in here," one said. "Really lights it up," said another. They were referring to the stunning results of...

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Toyota partners with Contra Costa College on career training program

Toyota partners with Contra Costa College on career training program

Toyota is installing its national automotive technician training program at Contra Costa College (CCC). Starting in Fall 2020, Contra Costa College​ will offer Toyota's Technician...
Richmond Tire set to give away 350 backpacks, supplies on Sunday

Richmond Tire set to give away 350 backpacks, supplies on Sunday

Richmond Tire of San Pablo is holding a backpack and supplies giveaway event on Sunday. Owners Jeff Rubin, and his son, Kalani, purchased 350 backpacks...
Temple Beth Hillel’s Religious School - Beit Midrash Hillel begins Sunday, August 19, 2018

Temple Beth Hillel’s religious school begins Sunday

Temple Beth Hillel’s Religious School -- Beit Midrash Hillel -- begins this Sunday. Kindergarten through post B’nai Mitzvah Religious School classes offer an exploration into Jewish...