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Give your Career a Lift at Greater West Town!

Give your Career a Lift at Greater West Town!

Next Shipping & Receiving Training Program class starts March 29th!

Join Greater West Town staff for our Virtual Recruitment Fair to inform you about how to take the first step.  Our vocational programs are staying on schedule, with students currently attending classes in-person three days a week (with proper PPE) and online two days a week.  Who should register?  Anyone who wants a serious career, and also anyone who is looking for opportunities for their clients, friends, or loved ones.

Tuesday, 3/30 @ 10 am

Meet Ellen Lindsey, curriculum coordinator in Greater West Town’s Shipping & Receiving Program and woodworking program.  Hear about opportunities in GWTP’s Adult Placement Unit.

If you have any questions please contact Alma Montiel at 312-563-9570.   Secure your future with a secure job!  Learn the technical skills to get your foot in the door!  Register now for the March 16th event.

Registration Link:  

Click here to register.  

Check out the training warehouse:

Next Shipping & Receiving Training Program class starts March 29th!

Join Greater West Town staff for our Virtual Recruitment Fair to inform you about how to take the first step.  Our vocational programs are staying on schedule, with students currently attending classes in-person three days a week (with proper PPE) and online two days a week.  Who should register?  Anyone who wants a serious career, and also anyone who is looking for opportunities for their clients, friends, or loved ones.

Thursday, 3/25 @ 1 pm

Meet Agustin Jaramillo, technical instructor in Greater West Town’s Shipping & Receiving Program.  Hear about opportunities in GWTP’s Adult Placement Unit and Wood Products Manufacturing Program.

If you have any questions please contact Alma Montiel at 312-563-9570.   Secure your future with a secure job!  Learn the technical skills to get your foot in the door!  Register now for the March 16th event.

Click here to register 

Check out the training warehouse:

Next Shipping & Receiving Training Program class starts March 29th!

Join Greater West Town staff for our Virtual Recruitment Fair to inform you about how to take the first step.  Our vocational programs are staying on schedule, with students currently attending classes in-person three days a week (with proper PPE) and online two days a week.  Who should register?  Anyone who wants a serious career, and also anyone who is looking for opportunities for their clients, friends, or loved ones.

Tuesday, 3/23 @ 11:30 am

Meet Lorena Hernandez, Job Developer and Coach extraordinaire.  Chat with her about the opportunities available through GWTP for skills training and job placement.

If you have any questions please contact Alma Montiel at 312-563-9570.   Secure your future with a secure job!  Learn the technical skills to get your foot in the door!  Register now for the March 16th event.

Click here to register.  

Check out the training warehouse:

A New Year means a New Start!  Let Greater West Town help you start a secure and satisfying career!  Register for our Virtual Recruitment Fair in January.  Classes start end of January.

Meet Agustin Jaramillo, technical instructor in Greater West Town’s Shipping & Receiving Program.  Chat with him about program opportunities and requirements.  Hear about GWTP’s Wood Products Manufacturing program and Adult Placement Services.  All GWTP services are at no cost by income eligibility.  Vocational classes are conducted using a hybrid learning model, which consists of two days of virtual studies and three-days on-site with proper PPE protocols.  If you have any questions please contact Alma Montiel at 312-563-9570.   Secure your future with a secure job!  Learn the technical skills to get your foot in the door!  Register now for the Jan 12th event.

Click here to register.

The Wood Products Manufacturing Program  is short-term, no-nonsense, technical, hands-on training at no cost for eligible low-income applicants. In only 15 weeks, you will learn the skills needed for rewarding entry-level positions in cabinetmaking, furniture making, exhibit building, and the wood products industry from experienced and supportive instructors.  Entry salaries range from $15 – $17 per hour, growing to $18 – $40 per hour with years of on-the-job experience.  There’s no limit to your learning in this field.  Train for a career as a skilled cabinetmaker apprentice, bench carpenter, machine operator, CNC operator, assembler, furniture fabricator, or solid surface counter fabricator.  Study CNC operation, print reading, precision measuring, and cabinetmaking techniques.

COVID safety protocols are in place.  Program includes job placement services, transportation assistance, and a supportive learning environment.  Classes conducted onsite and online, Mon-Fri, 8:00 – 2:30 starting soon.

Attend a Facebook LIVE Virtual Info Session, get your questions answered by one of the instructors in the program, and see the amazing value of this learning opportunity to enter an awesome career in cabinetmaking and furniture making!  Thursdays @ 10:30 am  https://www.facebook.com/greaterwesttown/

View video at https://youtu.be/BczqNUXS6Os

Call TODAY: 312-563-9570 or go to apply.gwtp.edu.

Virtual Info Session for Greater West Town’s Shipping & Receiving Training Program

Students in this 12-week program learn inventory control, RF scanners, computerized warehouse management, OSHA safety, and fork lifting skills. Entry salaries range from $15 – $17 per hour for positions as shipping and receiving clerk, forklift operator, warehouse associate, material handler, order picker, and dock worker.  Every manufacturer and distributor needs reliable employees with these skills – keep the economy moving!  Mondays – Fridays 8:30 – 3:30.  Hands-on training includes a supplemental online learning component.  

Training is at no cost for eligible low-income applicants.  Job placement services and transportation assistance included.  Supportive learning environment, experienced instructors.

Catch our Virtual Info Session on Facebook LIVE on Tuesdays at 10 AM, https://www.facebook.com/greaterwesttown/

View video https://youtu.be/0kJUMjks0j8

Call 312-563-9570 for more info or go to apply.gwtp.edu for application.

The Wood Products Manufacturing Program  is short-term, no-nonsense, technical, hands-on training at no cost for eligible low-income applicants. In only 15 weeks, you will learn the skills needed for rewarding entry-level positions in cabinetmaking, furniture making, exhibit building, and the wood products industry from experienced and supportive instructors.  Entry salaries range from $15 – $17 per hour, growing to $18 – $40 per hour with years of on-the-job experience.  There’s no limit to your learning in this field.  Train for a career as a skilled cabinetmaker apprentice, bench carpenter, machine operator, CNC operator, assembler, furniture fabricator, or solid surface counter fabricator.  Study CNC operation, print reading, precision measuring, and cabinetmaking techniques.

COVID safety protocols are in place.  Program includes job placement services, transportation assistance, and a supportive learning environment.  Classes conducted onsite and online, Mon-Fri, 8:00 – 2:30 starting soon.

Attend a Facebook LIVE Virtual Info Session, get your questions answered by one of the instructors in the program, and see the amazing value of this learning opportunity to enter an awesome career in cabinetmaking and furniture making!  Thursdays @ 10:30 am  https://www.facebook.com/greaterwesttown/

View video at https://youtu.be/BczqNUXS6Os

Call TODAY: 312-563-9570 or go to apply.gwtp.edu.

Virtual Info Session for Greater West Town’s Shipping & Receiving Training Program

Students in this 12-week program learn inventory control, RF scanners, computerized warehouse management, OSHA safety, and fork lifting skills. Entry salaries range from $15 – $17 per hour for positions as shipping and receiving clerk, forklift operator, warehouse associate, material handler, order picker, and dock worker.  Every manufacturer and distributor needs reliable employees with these skills – keep the economy moving!  Mondays – Fridays 8:30 – 3:30.  Hands-on training includes a supplemental online learning component.  

Training is at no cost for eligible low-income applicants.  Job placement services and transportation assistance included.  Supportive learning environment, experienced instructors.

Catch our Virtual Info Session on Facebook LIVE on Tuesdays at 10 AM, https://www.facebook.com/greaterwesttown/

View video https://youtu.be/0kJUMjks0j8

Call 312-563-9570 for more info or go to apply.gwtp.edu for application.

The Wood Products Manufacturing Program  is short-term, no-nonsense, technical, hands-on training at no cost for eligible low-income applicants. In only 15 weeks, you will learn the skills needed for rewarding entry-level positions in cabinetmaking, furniture making, exhibit building, and the wood products industry from experienced and supportive instructors.  Entry salaries range from $15 – $17 per hour, growing to $18 – $40 per hour with years of on-the-job experience.  There’s no limit to your learning in this field.  Train for a career as a skilled cabinetmaker apprentice, bench carpenter, machine operator, CNC operator, assembler, furniture fabricator, or solid surface counter fabricator.  Study CNC operation, print reading, precision measuring, and cabinetmaking techniques.

COVID safety protocols are in place.  Program includes job placement services, transportation assistance, and a supportive learning environment.  Classes conducted onsite and online, Mon-Fri, 8:00 – 2:30 starting soon.

Attend a Facebook LIVE Virtual Info Session, get your questions answered by one of the instructors in the program, and see the amazing value of this learning opportunity to enter an awesome career in cabinetmaking and furniture making!  Thursdays @ 10:30 am  https://www.facebook.com/greaterwesttown/

View video at https://youtu.be/BczqNUXS6Os

Call TODAY: 312-563-9570 or go to apply.gwtp.edu.

Virtual Info Session for Greater West Town’s Shipping & Receiving Training Program

Students in this 12-week program learn inventory control, RF scanners, computerized warehouse management, OSHA safety, and fork lifting skills. Entry salaries range from $15 – $17 per hour for positions as shipping and receiving clerk, forklift operator, warehouse associate, material handler, order picker, and dock worker.  Every manufacturer and distributor needs reliable employees with these skills – keep the economy moving!  Mondays – Fridays 8:30 – 3:30.  Hands-on training includes a supplemental online learning component.  

Training is at no cost for eligible low-income applicants.  Job placement services and transportation assistance included.  Supportive learning environment, experienced instructors.

Catch our Virtual Info Session on Facebook LIVE on Tuesdays at 10 AM, https://www.facebook.com/greaterwesttown/

View video https://youtu.be/0kJUMjks0j8

Call 312-563-9570 for more info or go to apply.gwtp.edu for application.