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Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County

Meet Jorge

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Workforce Challenge

Jorge came to the Michael Chavez Center in 2006 as a Day Laborer. He is an Aeronautics Engineer from El Salvador with a skilled military background. Jorge was out of work and needed assistance with creating a resume.

Workforce Solution

Employees at the Michael Chavez Center helped Jorge create a resume. He searched for jobs using the Center's job board and other resources, and improved his computer skills through workshops and classes.

Outcomes & Benefits

With his new resume in hand, Jorge moved to L.A., got married, and has now started a new career as a technician with DirectTV. Congratulations, Jorge!

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