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  • Free Driver's Education is back!

    SENIORS: Free Driver's Education is back at QV! Get your form outside room 449 to get started.  More details on the program are attached. 

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  • NY Explorers Program is BACK!

    More opportunities for you to explore your career pathways for free and while in high school! Go to the WBL page or click here for more information: QV Work-Based Learning Page

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  • ACE Mentor NY - Applications Now OPEN!

    ACE gives students a creative outlet to explore engineering, architecture, & construction careers – find out more! https://tinyurl.com/y7bluzhn

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  • 9th, 10th, & 11th Grade C-Tech, CISCO, & Pre-Engineering Students

    NEW Work-Based Learning Opportunities for the Fall & Spring 2017-2018 semesters. Check out the WBL page for more details or see Ms. Zagada in room 449 pds. 4-8 for more info. 

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    Check out the Alumni page for updated job opportunities from organizations/companies looking for workers.  Click here to access the QV Alumni page and spread the word!

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Ms. Gross and Ms. Zagada, Coordinators

CTE Industry Scholars Program (Posted 10/11/2017)

CTE Industry Scholars Program

Internships for Spring 2018

The CTE Industry Scholars Program supports CTE students in advancing their education and career aspirations through valuable work-based learning activities.  The program consists of exciting industry-specific internships and a variety of career exploration activities. 

  • It is a 6-week paid internship starting in the Spring 2018 semester.  
  • You learn valuable, hands-on skills in the CTE major you are currently studying
  • Figure out what you want to do after school and in the future
  • Apply your skills in a relevant workplace setting
  • Be an asset in helping with real business needs

More information is attached:  CTEISP_Pg1.pdf  CTEISP_Pg2.pdf  CTEISP_Pg3.pdf 

If you are interested, apply here by clicking on this link: http://tinyurl.com/CTEISP2017

For your application, you are required to upload the following: 

  1. Updated resume
  2. Current Transcript

ALL APPLICATION SUBMISSIONS MUST BE COMPLETED BY TUESDAY OCTOBER 31, 2017

*THIS IS ONLY THE 1ST ROUND OF APPLICATIONS.  YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE REVIEWED BEFORE MOVING ON TO THE 2ND ROUND.  

 

 

NY Explorers Program is BACK! - UPDATED 10/16/2017

*UPDATED 10/16/2017

FREE OPPORTUNITIES!

OPEN TO ALL 9th - 12th GRADE! 

This week, we’ve added more programs to our Fall calendar:

  1. Cushman and Wakefield (Commercial Real Estate, Business, and Brokerage) Tuesday, October 17th, October 24th, and Wednesday November 1st @4:30-6:00PM
  2. Queens District Attorney’s Office (Law and Government) Wednesday, October 18th @6:00PM (Open House with more sessions to follow)
  3. WSP (Engineering) Thursday, October 19th, 26th, and November 2nd @4:30-6:00PM

Many of our programs are filling up fast! Once a program reaches the maximum number of students who can participate, we remove it as an option on our registration link.

Please register for programs you are interested in ASAP as participation is granted on a first come first serve basis.

 

Here’s a quick list for your convenience of all NY Exploring Programs for Fall 2017:

  • Tuesday, October 17th, October 24th, and Wednesday November 1st @4:30-6:00PM - Cushman & Wakefield (Commercial Real Estate, Business, and Brokerage)
  • Wednesday, October 18th, 25th, November 1st and 8th @4:30-6:30PM - Structure Tone (Architecture and Engineering)
  • Wednesday, October 18th, 25th, November 1st @4:30-6:00PM - M&T Bank (Business/Finance)
  • Wednesday, October 18th @6:00PM (Open House with more sessions to follow)- Queens District Attorney’s Office (Law and Government)
  • Thursday, October 19th @4:30-6:00PM - Tishman (Engineering and Construction)
  • Thursday, October 19th, 26th, and November 2nd @4:30-6:00PM - WSP (Engineering)
  • Thursday, October 19th, and every 3rd Thursday each month through June @5:00-7:00PM - LaGuardia Airport (Aviation)
  • Tuesday, October 24th, November 14th, November 28th, December 5th, December 19th @4:30-6:00PM - King County District Attorney’s Office (Law & Government)
  • Thursday, October 26th, November 2nd, November 9th @4:30-6:00PM - Grassi & Co. (Business and Accounting)
  • Thursday, October 26th and November 2nd @4:30-6:00PM - STV Inc. (Building Construction, Architecture, and Engineering)
  • Wednesday, November 1st, November 8th, November 15th, November 29th, December 6th, and December 13th @4:30-6:00PM - Richmond County District Attorney’s Office (Law and Government)
  • Thursday, November 2nd, 16th, and 30th @3:30-5:00PM - Harlem Hospital (Healthcare)
  • Thursday, November 9th @4:30-6:00PM - Avalanche Studios (Video Game Design and Development)
  • Thursday, November 9th, and November 16th @4:30-6:00PM - Signature Theatre (Theatre/Production)
  • Thursday, November 9th, 16th and 30th @4:30-5:30PM - Jamaica Hospital (Healthcare)
  • Tuesday, November 14th, 21st, and 28th @4:30-6:00PM - American Management Association (Job Readiness)
  • Tuesday, November 14th OR Tuesday, December 12th @4:15-6:00PM - Gina Gibney Dance (Dance/Performing Arts)
  • Tuesday, November 14th, 21st, and 28th @4:30-6:00PM - Gerstein Fisher (Finance/Investment Management)
  • Tuesday, November 14th, 28th, December 5th, 12th, and 19th @4:30-6:00PM - Steward Partners (Business, Finance, and Wealth Management)
  • Wednesday, November 15, 29th, and December 6th @4:30-6:00PM - Eastern Consolidated (Investment/Commercial Real Estate Development/Entrepreneurship/Capital Advisory)
  • Wednesday, November 15, 29th, and December 6th @4:30-6:00PM - Dewberry (Engineering)
  • Wednesday, November 15, 21st, and 29th @4:30-5:30PM - Silvercup Studios (Theatre/Media/Production)
  • Tuesday, November 28th, and December 5th @4:30-6:00PM - Penguin Random House (Publishing/Writing)
  • Thursday, November 30th, December 7th, and 14th @4:30-6:00PM - Syska Hennessy (Engineering)
  • Tuesday, December 5th, 12th, and 19th @4:30-6:00PM - Maimonides (Healthcare)
  • Wednesday, December 6th, 13th, and 20th @4:30-6:00PM - Macquarie (Finance/Investment Banking)
  • Thursday, December 14th @4:30PM (Open House with more sessions to follow) - Mount Sinai Queens (Healthcare)
  • Interested students should RSVP through the link here.

  • You will also find the Youth Application Form HERE.

  • All of the important parts of the form are highlighted. Please complete this form, and bring it with you to the first session you attend.

E-mail Ms. Zagada at nzagada@queensvoc.org for any questions or assistance. 

STEM Career Fair - Friday October 17th (Posted 10/12/2017)

STEM Career Day 2017

    

Sign up now for this amazing experience! Click here for more information about participating companies and click here to register.

High school students interested in learning more about careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), are invited to learn first-hand about career pathways in these fields by visiting up to two New York City companies for an inside look. There are so many STEM careers in unexpected places. High school students sign up for the event individually and travel on their own to their chosen companies. Sessions take place at individual companies and occur from 10:00-11:30am and 1:00-2:30pm. Registration is required. All participants will receive a free t-shirt and a round-trip MetroCard. 

 

 

Building Skills NY - Workers WANTED!

 Jobseekers: Please utilize our online application link to complete the applications : https://form.jotform.us/62035214217141   

*We are actively seeking individuals who reside in the Bronx

 

(1) 162nd Street, Electrical Helper. Must have OSHA 10, 4 HOUR Scaffolding and some electrical experience.    

Avenue D

(1)  2 Masonry positions. Must have OSHA 10, 4 hour scaffolding and some Masonry experience. Must be able to work 35-40 hours per week.                 

(2) 2 Electrical position. Must have OSHA 10, 4 hour scaffolding, some electrical experience. Must be able to work 35-40 hours.               

(3) 2 Carpentry positions . Must have OSHA 10, 4 Hour scaffolding, some carpentry experience . Must be able to work full time 35-40 hours.

The following opportunities are also available :

(1) Carpentry Helpers with the OSHA and  4 hour scaffolding Certificate. Must have minimum 1 year experience. Knowledge of flooring.                  

(2) HVAC Helper. Must have OSHA 10 and some HVAC experience. Must be able to work full time 32-40 hours.         

(3) Masonry Helper, Must have OSHA 10, 4 hour scaffolding  and some masonry experience. Must be able to work full time and have an understanding of English.               

(4) Electrical Helper. Must have OSHA 10 and some electrical experience. Must be able to work full time 32-40 hours and have an understanding of English.      

(5) Plumbing Helper. Must have OSHA 10 and some plumbing experience at a minimum.                     

(6) Tile Helper.                    

(7) Painter Helper 

 

If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail Ms. Zagada at nzagada@queensvoc.org 

PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL & ENGINEERING JOB OPPORTUNITY

The Hampton Inn at the Garden City location is looking for someone to hire in the plumbing, electrical, and engineering fields. 

Location: 1 North Ave Garden City, NY 11530

Contact: Chief Engineer, Peter

Email: Peter.Simonelli@Hilton.com

"We are looking to bring someone on to our team that is aggressively friendly, energetic and willing to learn!  Do you want to grow in the hospitality industry? Come visit us!  The perfect team member will join the Engineering department and be able to work with plumbing, electrical, problem solving, preventative maintenance, and possess guest resolution skills. Our veteran hospitality team looks forward to meeting you!"

All resumes can be sent to Peter Simonelli via email.

I have attached the flyer from the Hampton Inn.  PT maintenance tech Flyer.docx