ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico, April 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Albuquerque Job Corps has immediate availability to provide safe campus life, general health and wellness, and educate qualified candidates and place those candidates directly into employment in our community.
The Albuquerque Job Corps campus accommodates 327 students ages 16 to 24 in fields such as electrical wiring, plumbing, carpentry, office administration, and advanced solar installation. Additionally, the campus works directly with local and national employers to help fill in-demand and well-paying positions. Among these employers are Kelly Cable of New MexicoRaysteel Inc., JPR Construction Supply and Titan Solar Power.
Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic has significantly reduced the number of students the Albuquerque Job Corps has served over the past year and a half. But with effective vaccines and continued safety measures, the center is now ready to fully resume operations.
“We are extremely excited that our campus has reopened and we look forward to welcoming deserving young people and helping them kick-start their careers,” said Samuel Kolapo, center director at the Albuquerque Job Corps. “With a long track record of successfully placing our graduates into meaningful careers in Albuquerquewe want our community to know that Job Corps is a great first option for any interested young person.”
The Albuquerque Job Corps has already demonstrated its ability to provide safe and healthy residential living and effectively serve students despite COVID. The campus has protocols and policies in place to track COVID symptoms, test, and prevent an outbreak.
“The past two years have been trying for all of us. It has also shown us that Job Corps’ dedication to teaching young people trades has made a big difference not only in the lives of our students and their families, but also in the lives of Americans who depend on the work that Job Corps alumni were trained to do,” said Byron V. Garrett, CEO and President of the National Job Corps Association. “Given our availability to serve students immediately, we know the potential of our campuses to transform lives and want everyone to know that Job Corps is reopened and ready to help.”
For more information on student outreach and recruitment, contact:
Director of Outreach and Admissions
Telephone: (505) 222-4248
E: [email protected]
About Aleut-Odle Training & Development
Aleut-Odle Training & Development (AOTD) is a Small Business Administration (SBA) approved mentor-protégé agreement between Aleut Operations, LLC, an SBA and Small Disadvantaged Business Certified 8(a) Program Participant, and Odle Management Group , LLC. AOTD specializes in job training and job placement support in the management of Job Corps Centers for the US Department of Labor (DOL). Currently, AOTD operates the Albuquerque, New Mexico Job Corps campus, as well as the Paul Simon Job Corps campus in Chicago, Ill. (from May 1, 2022).
Aleut Operations, LLC (Aleut) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Aleut Federal, LLC, a holding company for the federal subsidiaries of The Aleut Corporation (TAC). TAC was one of the first 13 Alaska Native corporations created under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA), passed by the U.S. Congress in 1971.
Aleut acted as a major contractor for Odle Management Group, LLC, on its DOL contracts in New Orleans and the Gainesville Job Corps Campuses, and the New York-New Jersey Job Corps Student Recruitment and Placement Services Contract. Aleut is ISO 9001:2015 certified through an independent registrar, QAS International (Certificate No. US4620F).
About the ODLE
Founded in 2004, ODLE Management Group, LLC (ODLE) is an experienced workforce development provider. ODLE is the prime contractor and manages the day-to-day operations of multiple Job Corps campuses, including outreach, admissions and placement services. The main contracts are in Louisiana (New Orleans), Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh), Virginia (Old Dominion in Monroe), Texas (El Paso) and Oklahoma (Tulsa). In addition, ODLE is a data processor New Mexico (Albuquerque), Florida (Pinellas County) and washington d.c. (Potomac).
ODLE has received distinguished honors from the Small Business Administration, Arizona Small Business Administration, and Arizona Small Business Development Center. In February 2020, ODLE has completed a merger with Eckerd Connects, a national private 501(c)(3) non-profit organization; ODLE remains a separate organization and a wholly owned subsidiary.
Berlyn Martin Trish Jones Mondero
Aleut Federal, LLC Odle Management Group, LLC
Phone: 586-337-5828 Phone: 602-622-7941
SOURCE Aleut Federal, LLC