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USPS to host virtual job fair

USPS hosting free hiring event in Richmond

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) is hosting a free hiring event in Richmond on Saturday. The hiring events runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Richmond Hilltop Carrier Annex at 4180 Lakeside Drive. The...
Free EMS training available to qualified high school graduates

Free EMT training available to qualified high school graduates

By Kathy Chouteau Locals between the ages of 18-26 years old can receive free training as an emergency medical technician (EMT) as part of a training program being offered via a partnership between the Workforce...
Richmond gets $893,164 federal grant for training and employment services

Richmond gets $893,164 federal grant for training and employment services

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Workforce Development Board has received a $893,164 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to support local job seekers impacted by the pandemic. Richmond joins nine organizations nationwide in receiving the...
Signs-ups open for free ROP career training program

Signs-ups open for free ROP career training program

Registration is now open for the Regional Occupational Program (ROP) job training program that prepares local residents for high-paying careers in industrial facilities. To register for the Fall 2021 Process Plant Operator (PPO) cohort, visit...
Chevron invests in green hydrogen production in Richmond, beyond

Chevron invests in green hydrogen production in Richmond, beyond 

Hydrogen, considered a key component in the Bay Area’s energy transition, will be produced right here at the Republic Services landfill in Richmond starting next year, thanks in large part to an investment by...
Photo from Saturday's job expo by Don Gosney

Richmond Job Expo provides opportunities for whole families

By Mike Kinney A unique job expo at Nicholl Park in Richmond on Saturday not only featured employment opportunities and assistance, but also family activities, giveaways of school supplies, free haircuts, COVID-19 vaccinations and a...

Caltrans seeks Bay Area job applicants at hiring event

By Kathy Chouteau The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is on the lookout to hire people in the Bay Area who can help keep California beautiful by fulfilling a variety of available roles. The department will...
Got Goals! to distribute 200 backpacks at community Job Expo in Richmond

Got Goals! to distribute 200 backpacks at community Job Expo in Richmond

This story was originally published by GO Public Schools West Contra Costa. By Sara Sandhu Got Goals!, a local youth and family organization, will be distributing 200 brand-new backpacks stuffed with school supplies at the community...
U.S. Labor Secretary visits RichmondBUILD to promote Build Back Better agenda

U.S. Labor Secretary visits RichmondBUILD to promote Build Back Better agenda

By Kathy Chouteau U.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh visited RichmondBUILD with Rep. Mark DeSaulnier Wednesday to promote the Biden-Harris administration’s investments in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill and the Build Back Better agenda with local...
Large community-led job expo planned for Nicholl Park in Richmond

Large community-led job expo planned for Nicholl Park in Richmond

By Mike Kinney Contra Costa County government officials, trade union representatives, faith-based organizations and private businesses are partnering to host a large Job Expo at Nicholl Park in Richmond on Saturday, Aug. 28 from 10...

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Contra Costa College to start remote instruction Monday due to coronavirus

Contra Costa College students gain access to online courses statewide

By Kathy Chouteau Contra Costa College, Diablo Valley College and Los Medanos College—collectively part of the Contra Costa Community College District (4CD)—are among the first...
Richmond, San Pablo and Hercules to hold tree lighting events

Richmond, San Pablo, Pinole and Hercules prep for tree lighting events

By Mike Kinney The first week of December will usher in holiday tree lighting ceremonies for West Contra Costa County cities, including Richmond, San Pablo...
AC Transit to increase service levels starting Dec. 5

AC Transit to increase service levels starting Dec. 5

AC Transit will increase service on Dec. 5 to 85 percent of pre-pandemic levels, the transit agency said. Among the changes, Line 74 serving Richmond...