Connect Tri-Cities – At a Glance
The Tri-Cities is full of exciting opportunities to build careers! Connect Tri-Cities 2019 will bring job seekers, policy makers, educators, labor, Tribes, veterans and industry together to build the local workforce of the future.
Connect Tri-Cities 2019 is designed to enable career paths and job connections through:
Representing regional high schools, community colleges and state-wide universities. Understand STEM-related initiatives and access to Washington State Opportunity Scholarships.
16 labor unions with over 20 real-world interactive trade / craft displays. Understand apprenticeships and a wide range of specialized jobs.
Leadership from groundbreaking veterans organizations. Understand how to translate military training to industry job needs through Helmets to Hardhats and more.
A wide range of community employers. Understand opportunities with the Hanford cleanup mission, careers in manufacturing, national laboratories, small businesses and more.
Leadership from four local Tribes. Understand their experience with Hanford cleanup and environmental compliance while leveraging specialized skills and partnerships.