Build It Back is committed to hiring locally and providing workforce training to Sandy-impacted residents.
As part of our commitment, Build It Back and the Department of Small Business Services have launched the Sandy Recovery Workforce1 Program. Among the opportunities available to Sandy-impacted New Yorkers:
Job matching and recruitment events with Build It Back contractors and other loccal employers, with Sandy-impacted residents receiving priority access
Job-training vouchers for union pre-apprenticeship programs, which provide the opportunity for direct entry to construction union apprenticeships
Career counseling, resume editing, and practice interviews
The City of New York is committed to ensuring opportunities for people impacted by Super Storm Sandy.