Posted 2017-12-29

Brunswick Job Corps Students Receive 32,000 Job Opportunities in 2017

Brunswick Job Corps, a Management Training Corporation (MTC) center, in conjunction with E-Hired, provided 140 students with over 30,000 open job opportunities matched to their program & credentials.

For 2017, Brunswick Job Corps Center students received daily job opportunities matched to their program through the Department of Labor SOC Code system in their email as well as on their smart phones via the E-Hired job mapping application. Of the +/- 32,858 job opportunities provided to Brunswick Center students in 2017 the statistics by program are approximately:

  • Medical Assistant students received a total of 4,063 job leads
  • Construction students received a total of 696 job leads
  • Electrical students received a total of 399 job leads
  • HVAC students received a total of 758 job leads
  • Landscaping students received a total of 2,093 job leads
  • Material Distribution students received a total of 696 job leads
  • Medical Office Administration students received a total of 6,127 job leads
  • Painting students received a total of 750 job leads
  • Plumbing students received a total of 696 job leads
  • Security students received a total of 5,444 job leads
  • Certified Nursing Assistant students received 11,136 job leads

The Job Corps program was created during the administration of President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1964 as part of Johnson’s War on Poverty and Great Society initiatives that sought to expand economic and social opportunities for Americans, especially minorities and the poor. Job Corps is one of the oldest social programs in the federal government today. A product of the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964, the Job Corps was first set up by Sargent Shriver, a member of the Kennedy family who ran many of Johnson’s social programs. Shriver modeled the Job Corps on the Depression-era Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930s, which provided room, board, and employment to thousands of unemployed people.

The first National Director of the Job Corps program was Dr. S. Stephen Uslan, who was appointed by President Lyndon Johnson and reported directly to Sargent Shriver. The current national director of the Office of Job Corps is Lenita Jacobs-Simmons The Job Corps program is currently authorized under Title I-C of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998.

Management Training Corporation (MTC) is the nation’s premier leading Job Corps operator. Since 1981, MTC has been teaching and training young people to be prepared for the workforce. This intense and highly-successful training is done through the Department of Labor’s Job Corps program. MTC trained 12,680 students in 2016 in a variety of fields including healthcare, construction, technology, and business.

E-Hired provides career service and student placement support, as well as DOL integrated automated resumes to over 300 campuses and institutions including; 2 – 4 year public and private colleges & universities, vocational training providers, as well as various state and federal government agencies.  Institutions utilizing E-Hired can see an up to 5% increase in student placement within its first 8 weeks of E-Hired provided job opportunities being provided to their students and an up to 22% increase in student placement over a 12-month period.


Institutions wishing to have E-Hired job opportunities provided to their students can contact E-Hired President/CEO Frank Whelan directly at

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