National Farmworkers Jobs Program

Services

NFJP provides access to education services and job training, support, and additional services suited to the customer’s career goals:

  • Assistance with finding a job
  • Assessment of skills and interests
  • Career counseling
  • Classroom training
  • Counseling
  • Customized training programs
  • Emergency services
  • Emergency housing assistance
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Job placements
  • Job training
  • Local job market information
  • Occupational Credentials
  • On the job training
  • Pesticide Safety Training
  • Pre-employment Training
  • Remedial education and GED preparation
  • Skill Upgrades
  • Supportive services
  • Work Experience

Eligibility

To be eligible for participation in the NFJP an individual:

  • Must be a citizen or national of the United States, a lawfully admitted permanent resident alien, refugee, refugee under asylum, parolee or other individual legally authorized to work in the United States and;
  • Must have not violated Section 3 of the Military Selective Service Act by knowingly and willfully failing to register for the Selective Service registration and;
  • Must be able to qualify as a low income individual or family.
  • Must have been an eligible farmworker during any consecutive 12 month period within the most recent 24 month period prior to application
  • Dependents or spouses may also apply under the eligible farm worker

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