Program Summary

Work Ready is a WorkSource, work-ready program created in partnership with staff from WorkSource Oregon, Oregon Employment Department, Department of Human Services, Vocational Rehabilitation, Oregon Commission for the Blind, Columbia Gorge Community College, Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council, Central Oregon Community College, Klamath Community College, and Klamath Works.

The WorkSource Oregon Work Ready program is designed to identify and promote VIP job seekers directly to employers to expedite their employment. This program will help you Get Connected to valuable resources, help create a job seeker profile that will make sure you Get Noticed, and will help you Get Hired by local employers!

By participating in the Work Ready program, you will identify and outline short term goals and career objectives, register and create a job seeker profile in iMatchSkills®, and design a personalized resume that will impress prospective employers. This program will also help you understand the skills employers desire most in their employees, prepare you for your interviews and help you achieve your career objectives!

Eligibility

Not everyone is Work Ready. Qualified candidates will need:

  • A reasonable and clear career objective
  • An iMatchSkills profile that supports the outlined career objective
  • An error-free resume that lists education, training, and experience relevant to the career objective
  • A high school diploma, General Educational Development (GED), or equivalent from another country, National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC), or other industry recognized assessment or certificate
  • The necessary success skills that employers desire
  • To be interview ready
  • To be ready to go to work

Who To Contact

Potential candidate registers with WorkSource to determine eligibility.

Visit WorkSource Oregon website