Freedom Drive Job Connection
2122 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208
CATS Bus Route 34 – Freedom Drive
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri.
Services For Job Seekers
– Job leads
– Computers & internet access
– Phones, copiers & fax– Career counseling
– Training for new careers
– Finding the right job for you!
Services For Employers
– Prescreening of applicants– Space for on-site interviews
– Job fair opportunities
– Training for current employees
– Finding the right employee for you!
Career Training Opportunities
Basic Keyboarding Skills: A training program teaching the basic essentials of computer operations and basic typing skills. You practice building a resume and exit the program with a personalized resume. Participants also complete job search exercises, online applications and set up e-mail addresses. Class also includes interview techniques, customer service skills, problem solving and use of the internet in a job search.
GoodWork Staffing: Goodwill’s staffing agency provides temporary, temp-to-hire and direct placement opportunities. GoodWork Staffing partners with the area’s largest employers to help advance careers.
Re-Entry Training: An intensive individual and group program for ex-offenders experiencing issues with re-entry into the workforce.
Occupational Skills Training: This program offers multiple short-term training courses ranging from 4 ½ weeks to 9 weeks that result in employment opportunities. Training programs include Banking and Customer Service, Hospitality and Tourism, and Construction. Development of basic computer skills is included. Program also includes resume building, interview techniques, customer service skills, problem solving and use of the internet in a job search. Learn more.