Supported Employment Candidates
Dustin: Hi, I am currently looking for a job that is part time. I have done many types of work experience, such as in a cafeteria/restaurant where I washed dishes. I also worked in a shop where I cleaned up the garbage and swept. I did the Christmas kettles campaign with the Salvation Army and I was employed with a group doing contract work, where I gathered recycling and garbage and took it to the appropriate places in the community. I also worked for Spectra Energy putting together promotional packages. I aspire to do prep work in a pizzeria or do manual labor as I like using my strength doing things such as stacking wood.
John: Hello! I am looking for part time work. I am always eager to start work. I enjoy my job while at work and am always willing to complete my duties. While I was in high school, I completed work experience at Wal-Mart and Ferris Fast Cycle. I now currently work at my own recycling route, once a week where I work on learning new job skills. I am new to the work force however like to keep busy and have interest in working in a position where I can use my strengths and abilities.
Kelly: I am looking for part time work and am a pretty relaxed and laid back guy. I am very friendly and caring person. I love meeting and getting to know new people. I enjoy working and am a reliable person. I catch onto things quickly and love learning new things all the time. I am interested in doing computer work such as power points, data entry or looking up things for customers to see if they are in stock or available online.
Stewart: I'm looking for full time work. I have experience in retail, stocking and shipping and receiving. I am really strong and am able to lift things that are about 50 1bs or more. I am able to work for long periods of time without breaks. I am open to work different shifts, including weekends.
Alicia: During my high school years I went into schools and spoke about my disability with the help of my support staff. I have volunteered with Mega Lottery, Ride for The Disabled and other groups. I also sell Avon products. I make dog treats and donate all of the proceeds to PADS (Pacific Assistance Dogs Society). My support staff assists me by making the dog treats and I will assist in bagging the dog treats and then we sell them at the local farmers market every Saturday. I also work at the Wholesale Club where I watch for shoplifters. I am looking for a new job with part time hours.
Russell: I am very much a people person. I am reliable and always show up for work on time, have never quit my job without notice and generally have a great attitude towards employment. I always do what is asked of me from my employers without complaint and love being part of the team. The work skills I have are that I follow instructions very well, am a hard worker and dedicated to my employment. I work very well with my co-workers and I am courteous and friendly.
Melvin: I love to work. I am looking for a position that keeps me busy. I have experience in dishwashing, seasonal work such as snow removal, and general janitorial . I am dependable, punctual and take pride in working. I can work any days.
Jenelle: I am enthusiastic and enjoy spending time with people. I like working on new skills and learning new things. I am skilled at janitorial, stocking shelves and recycling. I hope to find a position for a few hours a week.
Justin: I am a very reliable worker. I’m an easy going and caring person. I can change tasks very easily, can perform multiple tasks and can lift things up to 40 1bs. I have experience in stocking shelves and being in charge of keeping the toy department clean in a department store I previoiusly worked at and I really enjoyed this. I like to keep busy. I am a team player and enjoy working with people, but I do tend to be shy until I get to know them more. I am really interested in research and love using the computer. I also love to read books. I would like to find a part time job.