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Transitions ledger: Nov. 25, 2015

Published: 12:00AM November 24th, 2015


The following is a snapshot look into some upcoming employment fairs and networking opportunities:

Manufacturing Academy will host an information session Dec. 1 at 1 p.m. For more information, email

Marine for Life Networking Event will take place Dec. 2 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pyramid Brewery, 1201 1st Ave., Seattle.

WorkSource North Seattle Healthcare Employer Panel and Recruiting Event will take place Dec. 9 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at North Seattle College, Opportunity Center for Employment and Education, 9600 College Way North, Seattle. To register, visit

King County Sheriff’s will host an information and application event Dec. 18 at 1 p.m. at WorkSource, 500 SW 7th Street, Renton. Register at and search for “King County Sheriff.”

What’s My Next Move? Second Monday of the month from 1:45 to 3:15 p.m. at Work Source Pierce. For more information, email or call 253-552-2547.

WorkSource Veterans Service Orientation briefings take place the first and third Wednesdays of the month from 9 to 11 a.m. at 500 SW 7th St., Renton. For more information, call 206-205-3500.

Work-Source Pierce Weekly Meeting takes place Thursdays from 1 to 4 p.m. for people unemployed 27 weeks or longer seeking assistance to re-enter the workforce. 305 Tacoma Avenue South, Tacoma. For more information, contact

Goodwill Operation GoodJobs! Fridays 9 a.m. at Goodwill of the Olympics and Rainier region, 714 S. 27th St., Tacoma; Fridays 2 p.m. Starbucks, 10314 S. Tacoma Way, Lakewood. For more information, email or call Bulan Scheel at 253-573-6789.

VETSTARTUPS will start their first cohort teaching how to code in January 2016. No experience necessary. For more information, visit

SPOTLIGHT EVENTS and EMPLOYER HIRING Check for employer spotlight events on the JBLM Opportunities Unlimited Facebook page and sign up at or with your SFL TAP Center at 253-967-3258/5599.

Camo2Commerce — Attention military leaders in mid-level management roles, ideally staff and senior noncommissioned officers and junior to mid-grade officers in transition. Camo2Commerce has created the Heroes Corporate Fellowship Academy to help you land a job in a position commensurate with your knowledge, skills, abilities and experience. This goes above and beyond the traditional job-seeking efforts and puts you in the driver’s seat of a corporate management level role in companies like Amazon, Starbucks, UPS, and TrueBlue. Do you have a four-year degree and more than five years of leadership, project or operations management experience? Alternatively, do you have less than a four-year degree and more than 10 years of leadership, project or operations management experience? For program information and updates, visit: Come to an orientation on Thursdays at 3:30 p.m., at the Stone Education Center, on Lewis Main. Email


Washington State Department of Health — $118,500, DOQ. Searching for an innovative and collaborative environmental public health leader to fill the position of assistant secretary who will lead the Division of Environmental Public Health. Reports to the deputy secretary for Public Health Operations. To view the complete job announcement that includes the application procedure, visit or contact, 360-236-4226.


Washington State Department of Health — $3,155-$4,134 monthly. This position supports the department’s mission by providing higher-level administrative duties of a substantive nature, representing the goals and interests of the OAS, HSQA. Apply online only at


Aero Controls, Inc. — Account Manager is responsible for selling and brokering the company’s aircraft parts inventory while generating and maintaining assigned customer accounts through on-going relationship building, processing sales quotes and orders, market research, up-selling and cold-calling. This position fosters strong customer relationships through interpersonal skills and professional, timely and accurate communication to meet or exceed customer expectations and company objectives. For salary, full job description and directions to apply, please visit


Pacific Lutheran University — $65,000-$80,000 per year, DOE. The construction Services Manager oversees a portfolio of 10 to 20 construction projects totaling less than $1 million per year, as well as service contracts and renovations. Supervises project coordinator personnel assigned to Construction Services and acts as the liaison on behalf of the University to the county, city and/or state for all related construction and renovation matters. Reports to the Associate Vice President of Facilities Management. Submit application, cover letter, resume and list of three references at:


WSECU — $23.05 to 31.60 DOQ, plus an excellent benefits package. Responsible for eLearning instructional design, LMS administration, operational and project training throughout the company, department analytics, reporting and course evaluations. Facilitates organizational training. Responsible for developing training curriculum and delivery of classroom, webinar, e-learning and video led training. For more information, visit