Employment Services

 

People Ready

Services:

  • Temporary Job Services
  • Limited Transportation – depends on distance
  • Temporary hires, day labor

Requirements

  • MUST have phone.
  • MUST be able to download the app called “Job Stack Worker” in order to register and begin work.

Contact Information:

  • 1411 N. Valley Mills Dr. suite b, Waco, TX 76710, hours: 6am – 5pm
  • Phone: (254)-751-0400
  • Email: 1197-br@peopleready.com
  • One offsite employee who speaks Spanish.

EOAC

Services:

  • Case Management (meetings to assist in education and employment search)

Requirements:

  • Must enroll in case management program to receive assistance

Contact Information:

  • 500 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76701
  • Phone: (254)-753-0331

Caritas Of Waco

Services:

  • Case Management (meetings to assist in education and employment search)

Requirements:

  • Must enroll in case management program to receive assistance

Contact Information:

  • 500 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76701
  • Phone: (254)-753-0331

Job Link

Services:

  • Employment search assistance
  • Website for Job Link listings: joblinktx.com
  • Check their Facebook page as well for updates.
  • Se habla Espanol

Requirements:

  • Apply onsite or online
  • If applying onsite, be sure to bring your photo I.D and Social Security card.

Contact Information:

  • Location: 717 Jewell Dr. Waco, Texas 76712

Phone: (254)-399-9675


Communities in Schools

Services:

  • Job search assistance, resume writing, building interviewing skills, tutoring/mentorship, subsidized work experience opportunities, and college and scholarship information
  • **GED classes through MCC, open computer lab
  • Currently not available due to Covid, check back at a later date
  • Summer job placements

Requirements:

  • Must be between 16 – 24 years of age
  • Fill out an application

Contact Information:

  • Location: 1001 Washington Ave., Waco, TX
  • Hours: 8:30am – 5:00pm (call ahead prior to visit)
  • Phone: (254)-753-6002, ex. 2022, Jillian Jones

 


Christian Men’s Job Corps

Services:

  • Job readiness program that offers computer skills, resume writing, dressing for success, interviewing skills, goal-setting assistance, money management, and job coaching from professionals.

Requirements:

  • Must be male and 18 years of age or older.
  • No application, but will need to demonstrate commitment to the program and fill out a brief info card.

Contact Information:

  • Location: “The Hangar” 417 S. 17th Waco, TX
  • Phone: (254)-855-4823, Dan Worley

ail: info@cmjcwaco.net info@cmjcwaco.net

 

 


Christian Women’s Job Corps

Services:

  • Services are FREE of charge
  • Bible study, computer skills, job readiness, resume and application writing assistance, interviewing skills, money management, healthy relationships, day and night classes for GED test preparation.
  • GLOW (Growth Learning Opportunities for Women) classes:
    • Tuesdays/Thursdays 9am-12pm
    • Mondays/Tuesdays 5:30pm-8pm
  • Se habla Espanol

Requirements:

  • Available to any women over age 18
  • Background check required

Contact Information:

  • Location: 500 Webster Ave., Waco, TX office located within FBC Waco
  • Mailing Address: PO box 20432, Waco, TX 76702
  • Phone: 254-757-0416

Mission Waco – MPowerment

Services:

  • Job readiness and job search skills development, computer skills, budgeting, resume building and interviewing skills development, transitional work experience, goal setting
  • Due to COVID they are only meeting with clients from My Brothers Keeper

Contact Information:

  • Location: 1226 Washington Ave, Waco, TX 76701
  • Phone: 254-296-9866, ext. 300

Waco Job Connection Center – HOT Goodwill Industries

Services:

  • Resume writing and interviewing skills training, job search assistance, goal setting, employer expectations, career exploration, job retention skills, budgeting and personal finance education, GED preparation (Rise Program)
  • Basic computer skills (typing tutorials, email set-ups and training, Microsoft Office classes, internet navigational skills)
  • Accelerate Program: you would meet with a Success Coach to develop an Individualized Career and Financial Plan to help connect with the appropriate training and resources necessary to accomplish employment and financial goals.
  • Veterans Operation Good Job

Requirements

  • Must be 16 years or older
  • Anyone seeking employment, advance their career, improve their computer skills, continue their education, connect with community resources, and/or advance their skills.
  • You can submit an appointment request online: https://hotgoodwill.org/services/job-connections/

 

Contact Information:

  • Location: 1700 S. New Road, Waco, TX
  • Phone: (254)-753-7337, ext. 153
  • Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pmnfo@htgoodwill.org

The Heart of Texas Workforce Commission 

Services:

  • Se habla Espanol
  • Provides services to the following counties: Bosque, Hill, Limestone, Freestone, Falls, McLennan Counties
  • Employment and Training Services for
    • Unemployment Insurance Recipients, senior Texans (55 and older), for Individuals under National & Community Services Act, for Dislocated Workers due to Imports (TAA), for TANF Applicants & Recipients, for Food Stamp Recipients
  • Provides information on how to pursue Unemployment Insurance Claims
  • Access to Child Care information
    • Info about local child care services, employer credits, and child care provider assistance
  • Claims for Unpaid Wages (under the Texas Payday Law)
    • Supplies a Wage Claim form (LL-1) to individuals who believe they have not been paid all wages earned. Document can be found and filed on the website.
  • Access to Post-Secondary Career and Technology Training
    • Provides info on training available from providers, including community colleges, technical schools and trade schools
  • Provides referrals to Apprenticeship Programs
    • Info on apprenticeship job training programs for occupations in the skilled trades and crafts.
  • Access to Adult Education
    • Provides information about and access to adult education opportunities in the area.
  • Literacy Services
    • Offers literacy services to ensure adults have the basic skills necessary for employment.
  • Training for Adults, Dislocated Workers, and Youth
    • Coordinates training for eligible individuals, including activities such as occupational skills training, on-the-job training, work experience, GED preparation, and support for child care and transportation.
  • Employment & Training under the Workforce Investment Act (WIOA Program)
    • Provides a variety of employment and training services to eligible adults and youths, ranging from self-service resources for job-ready applicants to extensive training and support.
  • Other
    • Please contact the workforce center for further details.

Requirements:

  • Dependent on service. Please contact the office for more information.

Contact Information:

  • Location: 1416 S NEW ROAD, WACO, TX 76711-1335
  • Office: (254) 754-5421
  • 1-866-982-9226
    • Career Specialist number: 254-296-5260
      • Can connect you with vocational rehabilitation services
    • Main Switchboard: 254-296-5312
  • Website: https://www.hotworkforce.com/

** DUE TO COVID-19, MOST SERVICES ARE BEING PROVIDED VIRTUALLY. PLEASE CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION. **

 

**DUE TO COVID-19, MOST SERVICES ARE BEING PROVIDED VIRTUALLY. PLEASE CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION.**


Express Employment Professionals Services: 

Services:

  • Employment search assistance
  • Full time, part-time and temporary positions available
  • Training resources on website

Requirements:

  • Must apply to Express and interview
  • Drug tests may be required

Contact Information:

 

Website: https://www.expresspros.com/wacotx


Jack of All Trades

Services:

  • Provides job placement services.
  • No processing fee to employee.

 

Requirements:

  • Must fill out application and conduct an interview, on site at Jack of All Trades
  • Must bring two forms of ID and a resume (if you have one, not required).

 

Contact Info:

  • 254-754-7997
  • 2701 Franklin Ave. Waco, Texas 76710

 

 

 

If you find any of this information is incorrect, please email LoveOthers@tricitiesminstries.org

Updated and Verified  9/28/21