Environmental Workforce Development

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded an Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Grant to the City of Durham in partnership with Durham Technical Community College. The training is non-paid, but is provided at no cost to participants and will be offered at the main campus of Durham Technical Community College.

Resident of Durham, North Carolina or U.S. military veteran
18 yrs of age or older
Ability to pass drug test, career readiness assessment & complete a 1 week, M – F 9a.m. – 4 p.m. non-paid Physical/Work Assessment
GED or High School Diploma
North Carolina Drivers License or North Carolina State ID

Note: Background checks including driving records and drug tests will be conducted by employers prior to employment offers. Due to the nature of some jobs, criminal backgrounds and serious driving offenses will limit employment opportunities.

Grant Information Sessions
 Date  Time  Location
 December 9, 2015
 10 am - 12 noon
 DTTC Main Campus Bldg 6 Room 603
 December 16, 2015
 4 pm - 6 pm
 DTTC Main Campus Bldg 6 Room 603
 January 7, 2016
 2 pm - 4 pm
 DTTC Main Campus Bldg 6 Room 603
 January 8, 2016
 10 am - 12 noon
 DTTC Main Campus Bldg 6 Room 603

    The application period is closed.  The deadline to submit applications, whether paper or submitted online, is 5 p.m. on Friday, February 5, 2016.   For questions regarding the training or application contact Jennifer Jones at 919-560-4965 ext. 15218.

    pdf application

    online application