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Direct Hire

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Some Partnerships With Industry (PWI) clients are hired directly by a San Diego County business, work at least 15 hours a week, and earn a competitive wage and benefits. They receive ongoing training and support from a PWI Employment Training Specialist. Coaching begins at 100%, gradually decreasing as the clients become more comfortable and independent in their jobs.

Some benefits of Direct Hire include:

  • Free recruitment and screening
  • Turnover reduction – PWI matches employers with the right employee for the job
  • Each employee works at least 15 hours a week and earns a competitive wage
  • Valuable employees – Employees possess job skills and training required for the job
  • Job coaching is free of charge – PWI’s job coach is fully paid for by PWI
  • Reliable, hard-working employees – average job tenure 4+ years
  • Untapped, steady work force
  • Community goodwill
Skilled and Dedicated Direct Hires

Skilled and Dedicated Direct Hires

Positions held by Direct Hire employees include:

  • Retail
  • Clerical and office support
  • Food service
  • Software testing
  • Customer service
  • Manufacturing and assembly
  • Custodial and grounds maintenance
  • And much more…

Contact one of PWI’s Job Developers today to learn more about the benefits of partnering with PWI.

Central San Diego: Keith Robinson,  or 619-354-6166
East County San Diego: Melanie Lococo, or 619-864-7631
North County San Diego: Michele Jodock, or 760-516-3006
South Bay San Diego: Carlos “CJ” Burciaga, or 619-864-7594