The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center is hosting a free, pre-training eligibility workshop for individuals interested in CNC Machinist Operator Training at College of the Canyons through the FastTrack Institute. The event will take place Friday, Aug. 26, from 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center, located at the College of the Canyons’ Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center.
The CNC Machinist Operator Training is designed for candidates seeking entry-level positions in CNC manufacturing operations in the aerospace industry. The intensive job training program includes use of tools such as computer numerically controlled (CNC) lathes and mills to produce precision metal parts. Ideal candidates will have a great attention to detail, proficiency with basic computer skills, and must pass a Work-Keys Level 4 English and Math assessment. Course fees of $3,300 will be waived for qualified applicants.
Potential candidates must register in advance by calling 661-362-3521 or participants may register online at http://tinyurl.com/3t72dh6. Attendees must arrive on or before 10:00 a.m. and be available to stay for the entire event, which concludes at 5:00 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to dress professionally, bring copies of their resume and be prepared for on-site interviews.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center is collaborating with College of the Canyon’s FastTrack Institute to offer the eligibility workshop. Selected and non-selected candidates will have access to all services available at the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center to identify employment opportunities. A community job survey conducted by College of the Canyons estimates entry level CNC wages begin between $11-$13 per hour plus over time (OT), one-year wages range between $13-$17 per hour plus OT, and three-year wages range between $16-$20 per hour plus OT.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center is located in the College of the Canyons University Center at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Suite 250. For more information about the City of Santa Clarita WorkSource Center visit WorkSantaClarita.com.
About the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center
The WorkSource Center offers free services to connect job seekers and employers, by providing clients with the necessary tools and training opportunities to search and prepare for employment opportunities. The WorkSource Center regularly collaborates with local businesses and College of the Canyons, offering a variety of services from pre-screening candidates to available interview facilities and access to Enterprise Zone eligible employees. The WorkSource Center is made possible through funding and support from the Federal Workforce Investment Act (WIA) and the City of Santa Clarita in partnership with Goodwill Southern California, the Employment Development Department (EDD), the County of Los Angeles Community and Senior Service, and College of the Canyons. For more information please visit WorkSantaClarita.com.