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PVJOBS' Recognition Luncheon a Success!


Honoree Norman Mason poses with his son at the Luncheon.


Keynote speaker, Senator Holly J. Mitchell

Our Thanks to The "Perseverance Rewarded" Aspire Sponsors: Brookfield Residential and Related; as well as our Bolster Sponsors: C.A. Rasmussen, Inc.; Century Housing; Fassberg Contracting Corp.; Gothic; KB Home; LA County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas; LA World Airports; Laborers Local 300; Learn 4 Life Concept Charter Schools; Morley Builders; Oakridge Landscape, Inc.; The United Way of Greater Los Angeles; Walsh/Shea; West Basin Municipal Water District; and the PVJOBS Board of Directors. Read the media release in our "news" section and see additional photos in the "events & calendar" section of this site.

PVJOBS Spring Charity Golf Tournament

the winning team

It was a family affair for the winning team, lead by PVJOBS Board President Mark Henderson (far right), who along with his cousin Deryl Henderson had the highest score at the April 28th Golf Tournament. Pictured with them are Haley Henderson, 10 and Ryan Henderson, 5, who helped pull winning raffle tickets at the BBQ banquet that wrapped up the day.

 

Start a Career on the Metro Rail Today!

Metro Crenshaw Line Brochure Cover

Metro’s contractor, Walsh/Shea, has hired PVJOBS to facilitate the hiring process and act as liaison with local unions for the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Projet. PVJOBS will connect disadvantaged workers with the contractors for hiring by reaching out to local unions and requesting interested workers and apprentices who fit the criteria of the job initiative.¬†

In 2012, Metro became the nation’s first transit agency to adopt a Project Labor Agreement (PLA) with national targeted local hiring goals for federally funded, Federal Transit Administration approved projects valued over $2.5 million. The historic PLA will ¬†provide construction employment and training opportunities to many who reside along the project alignment.

Brochure: Start a Career on the Metro Rail Today! [PDF: 1.18MB]

 

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Reminder about Ralphs Community Contributions Program.
Our new program year began on September 1, 2017. PVJOBS is still active and will remain active in the program.  Our supporters, however, must register for the new term.

For your convenience, step-by-step website registration instructions can be found at www.ralphs.com, click on Community, click on Community Contributions, click on ‘Enroll Now’. If you don’t have computer access, please call us at 1-800-443-4438 for assistance.

 

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OUR MISSION

PVJOBS works to place at-risk individuals, veterans and students in meaningful, career-track employment in construction and related trades. To this end, PVJOBS serves as a national model for job programs that assist at-risk youth and adults, veterans and students in achieving lifelong economic independence.

OUR VALUES

We are driven by our cause of helping the at-risk community, veterans and students achieve economic independence.

We believe that our participants can develop lifelong careers, enabling them to lead self-sufficient lives.

We respect our participants as individuals who have the ability to reach their fullest potential.

We believe our veterans are valued citizens who can make a positive contribution in our communities.

We value our staff and their commitment to our mission.

We value our community, labor and business partners that help us source, train and place qualified workers.

We support a society that takes responsibility for the future welfare of our communities.

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