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Posted: January 9, 2023

January 2023 News - City Job Fair & Free HVAC or Plumbing Skills Lab!

City Job Fair & Free HVAC or Plumbing Skills Lab

The City of ABQ's Youth Job Fair is right around the corner! 

Please help the young people you work with prepare for these cool opportunities! 

Where: Berna Facio Professional Development Center (3315 Louisiana NE, 87110) 

When: Saturday, February 4, 2023 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Who: Youth ages 14-25 looking for work or to volunteer 

  • Transportation will be available from selected City Community Centers – youth must visit the website and register to access the transportation benefit.  
  •  New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions will have a room available for resume preparation and review, interview skill building, and other career readiness needs.  
  • A parent lounge will also be available so that youth can explore opportunities independently. The lounge will include additional resources parents and supports can access such as banking, youth labor law, and more!  

To register and see more information visit: One Albuquerque: 2023 Youth Job & Volunteer Fair

Also . . .  Attention Teachers!!  You can apply to Build an HVAC or Plumbing Skills Lab in YOUR School!!

Explore The Trades in 2022

Create an amazing learning opportunity for your students by bringing the trades into your classroom!

Resources are available for both new skills labs and refurbishments to existing training spaces. Middle schools AND high schools are eligible to apply.

Applications are open now through March 31, 2023. 

Skills Lab Application

Help us to bridge the technical talent gap to the trades of plumbing, heating, cooling and electrical.