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The Construction Industry, ABC NorCal, is Training and Hiring

ABC Northern California (ABC NorCal) is actively hiring virtual craft instructors for full-time and part-time roles to earn income from their home based in California. People holding onto a wealth of knowledge to share on foundational trade skills in carpentry, construction craft laborer, and electrical.

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ABC NorCal Graduates Celebrate

The Salvation Army in partnering with Associated Builders and Contractors Northern California (ABC NorCal) to sharpen the skills of individuals who are switching career paths or experiencing positive changes in their lifestyles.

For example, after being out of school for a number of years, Damian Torchy applied for the Construction Leadership Training Program. He wanted to improve his construction skills and boost his career in a place that provided structure. Torchy completed two job interviews and he applied for an apprenticeship.

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Construction Training Program Helping To Transform Lives

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and Alameda Mayor Marilyn Ezzy Ashcraft are expected to be two of several officials on hand at the Salvation Army Oakland Chinatown Corps Friday for a ceremony celebrating the 13 East Bay graduates of the fifth Construction Leadership Training Program.

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