Project Title & Description
Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training
This cooperative agreement provides federal funding in the amount of $200,000 for Hunters Point Family to recruit, train, and place unemployed and underemployed residents of the Bayview-Hunters Point are in environmental careers with skills needed to safely conduct remediation work at solid and hazardous waste and petroleum-contaminated sites, as well as appropriate training in wastewater management and chemical safety. The project will operate four training cycles of 200+ hours in length during the two-year grant period, with 15 participants in each cycle. HAZWOPER and OSHA-10 training are required. Participants will be able to earn federal and state certifications during the course of their training.