Rebuilding Together NYC (RTNYC) is a nonprofit organization that provides home repair and accessibility modifications as well as skill-building opportunities for eligible New Yorkers. RTNYC also provides volunteer opportunities for corporate partners with a focus on rehabbing community centers, community gardens, and occasional homes.
Careers in Construction is a six-week training course that prepares unemployed and underemployed individuals for entry-level jobs in the construction industry. CiC is a pre-apprenticeship certificate training and a direct-entry provider with a curriculum that combines classroom and hands-on components, utilizing the Home Builder’s Institute Pre-Apprenticeship Certification Training (HBI PACT) curriculum. Participants learn the fundamentals of construction, including site safety, OSHA-30, construction math, tool identification, and employability, and receive industry-recognized certificates such as SST, OSHA 30, Flagger, and Fire Guard. Upon graduation from the program, participants receive job placement and retention services, including direct entry referrals to registered New York State Apprenticeship Programs. The program is supported by corporate, foundation, and government contracts.
The Program Director’s primary focus is overseeing the day-to-day operation of the program, supervising the staff, and ensuring the successful placement and retention of graduates into construction jobs with a focus on union apprenticeships with several trade unions. The Director develops and maintains relationships with employer partners, including registered apprenticeship programs, general contractors, and large construction firms. The Director supervises three full-time and one part-time staff member as well as contracted part-time staff and trainers.
Rebuilding Together NYC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic as established by federal, state, or local law.
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