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AmeriCorps Program - City of Davenport

IowaWORKS Center - Davenport
902 W Kimberly Road, Suite 51
Davenport, IA 52806
Phone: 563-445-3200  
Fax: 563-445-3240
E-mail: Region9.Web@iwd.iowa.gov

​Iowa Works on Facebook 

Where should I get a job?

Strategies to get a job

Iowa Workforce Development

  • Are you 14 or older?
  • Make a resume
  • Ask professionals you know for help
  • Apply at 20 places
  • keep social media clean
  • stay out of trouble
  • Be willing to do any job for experience
  • don't wait for a call.  follow up.​
  • ​Attend a Job Fair
  • ​Be a good student
  • ​Do community service

City of Davenport Job Fair


 RiverCenter - April 13 from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.


QC Employme.com


Quad Cities Largest Job Fair


Americorps is a network of local, state, and national service programs that connects over 70,000 Americans each year in intensive service to meet community needs in education, the environment, public safety, health, and homeland security.  

Americorps' members serve with more than 2000 non-profits, public agencies, and community organizations.  


Contact and /or send your resume and cover letter to Heather Satterly at hsatterly@bbbs-mv.org


​Iowa Americorps webiste

 


Youth@Work is the local Workforce Innovation & Opportunity ACT (WIOA) youth program. Youth@Work seeks to provide teens facing barriers to employment, with assistance in attaining and maintaining employment in high demand, high skill occupations


Young people 16-24, who meet eligibility requirements can benefit from assistance with job placement and funding for education and training, to include the costs of tuition, textbooks, transportation, and childcare.


Visit local IowaWorks office or contact Christin Caves at christine.caves@iwd.iowa.gov.  or go to our Facebook page

  1. A places that hires  teens
  2. Where I can get to without being late
  3. Doing something I enjoy doing if possible
  4. Where I can learn a valuable skill

According to Christine Caves as of July 28th, 2017 local companies hiring include UPS, Whiteys, Iowa 80 Truckstop, Happy Joe's Pizza, Chick-Fil-A, Target, Hy-Vee, Hungry Hobo, AmeriCorps, and Culvers.

You can go to www.indeed.com for updated information

Job Fairs

  • School
  • Church
  • Food Pantry
  • Community Event
  • Club
  • ​Neighborhood Group

Companies hiring now!!  Google it dood.  

UPS, Whiteys Ice Cream, Iowa 80 Truck Stop, Happy Joe's Pizza, Chick-Fil-A, Target, Hy-Vee, Hungry Hobo, Americorps, and Culver's are all hiring in the Quad Cities!!!

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Volunteering is a great way to help others, add to your skills, get the job you want, and get into the college or university you want.  When you help others you help yourself.