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Manufacturing Careers

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Healthcare Careers

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Technology Careers


Construction Careers

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Natural Resources Careers

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Child Care and Early
Childhood Education Careers

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Not sure of a career path?

(try the Oregon CIS to find other careers that match what you want!)

Child Care and Early Childhood Educators are in Great Need!

Financial incentives and paid training options in Oregon

Project Youth+ offers Early Childhood Education training and Paid Internships for youth and young adults (24 or younger).  Email to learn more.

 Visit the Child Care and Early Childhood Educators page to learn more. Watch a 1-minute video sharing how Oregon offers incentives and training to enter this field!

Fill out a short Interest Form and someone from WorkSource Rogue Valley will help be happy to help you.

RCC Sheet Metal Apprenticeship

Sheetmetal Worker Apprenticeship – RCC will begin accepting applications for the Sheet Metal Worker apprenticeship program on July 29 through August 1st, 2024.  Learn more.

Help with High School, GED, and ESL

Need help completing your High School Diploma, GED, or ESL?  Learn more.

OSHA Training Information

Free OSHA Safety Training, for manufacturing, construction, transportation, and health care related occupations from July through early December.  Learn more.

2024 Guide to Kickstart Your Career

Whether you are a recent graduate or considering a new career, check out this LinkedIn article that include growing occupations, locations, adapting to a new place, and additional helpful suggestions.  Learn more.

Get a CDL

Allcare Health Traditional Health Worker (THW) Scholarship. If you live in Jackson, Josephine, Curry, or Douglas counties, Allcare Health may be able to pay for OHA-approved training.  Learn more.

Oregon Tribal Student Grant

Oregon Tribal Student Grant applications are open for upcoming college and university terms.  Learn More about tuition assistance.

o ADA and Healthcare Webinar

If you are interested in healthcare or are currently in a healthcare job, join a series of free 1 hour webinars running from January through April.  The focus is to help health care providers understand their rights and responsibilities under the ADA.  Learn more

RCC and PY+ Early Childhood Education Internships

RCC and PY+ Early Childhood Education (Child Care) paid Internships for Young Adults up to the age of 24.  Learn more.

Medford High Schools MPACT

MPACT Construction Pre-Apprenticeship for High Schools: are you a junior or senior in high school (Ashland, Phoenix, and Medford) and interested in a career in the high-wage construction trades? Learn more.

Grants Pass High School Career Academy

Grants Pass High School offers mock interviews, ethics workshops, job shadows, and internships.  Learn more.

Last Mile Education Fund

If you are enrolled in a technology, manufacturing, or engineering degree and struggling to complete your program, the Last Mile Education Fund may be able to help you. Visit the Rogue Careers Financial Support page and scroll down to the “Last Mile Education Fund” link.

The Script Internships

The Script Internships – Southern Oregon: an internship program matching current college students of Oregon who are Pell Grant eligible and are from rural communities in Oregon or who’ve graduated within the last year with local employers.  Learn more.

Careers in Oregon 2024 Magazine, lots of great information for career building and job searching.  View the English version or the Spanish version

Visit the Calendar of Events to see other education and training related offerings

Let us help you sprint to the finish line with a Gold Medal Career!

Creating a Career Can be Like Running a Marathon!

Interested in adding to or improving your abilities?  Check out the

Calendar of Career Exploration Workshops.  Many are free!

Looking for a job?

Try looking where you haven’t.

There are many industries you may not have thought about that have a shortage of workers and have the willingness to train or hire people with skills they’ve gained in other fields. Explore this site for information on the types of jobs most in demand now, what types of people these employers are looking for, and how you can get coaching, training, education, and placement at low or no cost.

We’re here to help you explore the possibilities, follow your passion, find your calling, and be a hero in your career path.

Unsure of what path to take?

If you are unsure of your career path,  try the Oregon CIS on the Career Planning page.  The Oregon CIS assessment provides feedback on personality traits, preferences and possible career paths. 

Want help getting started or building your career?  Click on the images below to read a success story.   If you want to read more stories, visit the Rogue Careers Success Stories page.