Tag Archives: Jobs

From dream to scheme
Del sueño al ardid

Construction worker Willems Torres needed a job. He paid a $100 fee to one employment agency and $200 to another in 2015, but neither...
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“A good thing to do”
“Una cosa buena que hacer”

Docenas de trabajadores de servicios alimentarios se unieron al concejal Ydanis Rodríguez en los escalones del Ayuntamiento el...
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Three Decades Later, $3.4 Trillion Lost?
Tres décadas después, ¿$3.4 miles de millones perdidos?

Thirty years of mass incarceration and criminalization wasted trillions of dollars that could have been used to improve lives, according...
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At the ready
Inauguración para la fuerza laboral inmigrante

Busque, y lo encontrará. El Departamento de Servicios para Pequeños Negocios de la ciudad (SBS por sus siglas en inglés) ha abierto...
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Talking the Bronx – 08.31.16
Hablando del Bronx – 08.31.16

Únase a compañeros amantes de la naturaleza y los Amigos de Pelham Bay Park el sábado 24 de septiembre de 10 a.m. a...
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Gutting the gap
Destripar la brecha

Se trata de la equidad de la economía. Buscando aliviar la brecha salarial entre hombres y mujeres, la defensora pública...
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New loan fund aimed at emerging developers
Dirigiéndose a desarrolladores emergentes

Small is getting sized up – to the tune of 10 million. The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) has announced...
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Done deal
Trato hecho

The faculty and staff of the City University of New York (CUNY) will finally have a long-awaited pay raise. A new union contract...
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Apply to be a NYCHA Resident Board Member

Aplique para ser miembro de la Junta de Residentes de NYCHA

Aplique para ser miembro de la Junta de Residentes de NYCHA

En septiembre de 2016, el alcalde de Blasio nombrará a tres residentes para la Junta de NYCHA. Los miembros de la Junta...
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“We have the answers”
“Tenemos las respuestas”

Brandishing placards bearing messages of empowerment in English and Spanish such as "She Will Be – College Bound" and "Ella Será Saludable,"...
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Stringer on the street
Stringer en la calle

Él quería hablar sobre burocracia, pero primero tenía que comer una rebanada. El contralor de la ciudad de Nueva York, Scott Stringer...
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Bishop hits SoBRO
Bishop llega a SoBRO

Los dueños de negocios locales recibieron recientemente la oportunidad de trabajar directamente con el comisionado de Servicios para...
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CUNY Big Apple Job Fair

Step aside, teachers; this apple is for students. The 28th Annual Big Apple Job and Internship Fair, hosted by The City University...
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Reduce the rates
Un respiro

Mark down the MetroCard. With subway and bus fares rising every few years, transit advocates and low-income workers are...
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Wage War Won
Triunfo de ley

It was a Major win. “Never before have so many workers in so many places won a common demand,” said Alvin Major.
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State legislators seal budget deal

With a midnight deadline approaching, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced an agreement with legislative leaders on a state budget...
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The Minimum is Moral
El mínimo es moral

Every year, the top hedge fund managers make over a billion dollars each for betting on the stock market. New York has more hedge funds...
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Stringer: Red tape tying up business
Stringer: la burocracia inmoviliza los negocios

Antes de que puedan estar en los negros, se están ahogando en números rojos. Iniciativas empresariales y de...
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Service workers seek security
Trabajadores de servicio buscan seguridad

El desplazamiento está criando descontento. Cientos de trabajadores de servicios de edificios se reunieron cerca del Ayuntamiento...
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Servicio de verano
Summer Service

Season your summer – with experience. Applications are open for the 2016 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP)...
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Paycheck to paycheck
Cheque a cheque

Shelia Gibson, a home health aide with the Puerto Rican Family Institute, makes $11.10 an hour. She said she needs to work...
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Family Fight
Lucha por la licencia familiar

"Es lo que necesitamos". Iesha Sekou, residente de Harlem, dijo que el momento para romper el círculo de pobreza de las familias de...
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The flight fight
Vinculado en el vuelo

Ellos no van a ceder terreno. Alrededor de 500 trabajadores del aeropuerto, y sus simpatizantes, se manifestaron en el Aeropuerto LaGuardia...
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The Pay Pals
Los amigos del pago

Do it for Mario. Invoking the legacy of his father, who passed away a year ago, Governor Andrew Cuomo continued the push for a statewide minimum wage of...
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Right on the raise
Arriba con el aumento

Raise 'em up. The good government group Citizens Union has announced its support for salary increases...
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The Renaissance Rules
Las Reglas del Renacimiento

Keep it King. Local elected officials are seeking to ensure that the commercial corridors and neighborhoods within Kingsbridge, which has seen a recent influx of economic development...
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Over 500 Jobs for Veterans Available

Más de 500 empleos disponibles para veteranos

Más de 500 empleos disponibles para veteranos

The next U.S. Chamber of Commerce Hiring our Heroes Job Fair will be held on Thurs., Sept. 10th at the Lexington Avenue Armory from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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The new Girl Code
La nueva programación de chicas

Though Jourdann Fraser is a rising senior, she’s also already a graduate. The Democracy Prep Charter High School student from the Bronx was recently honored with her peers as graduates of a summer immersion program hosted by Girls Who Code....
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Lost no more
No más pérdidas

Por más de cinco años, Héctor Padilla trabajó en la carpintería. Él fue contratado por una empresa privada para trabajar en proyectos en el Hospital Bellevue...
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Painters Recruit Apprentices
Pintores contratan aprendices

The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for District Council #9 will conduct a recruitment from September 10, 2015 through September 23, 2015 for 50 painter, decorator, and paperhanger apprentices...
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From crisis to constancy
De la crisis a la constancia

When Lisa Dieguez became homeless, she struggled not to become hopeless too. But with few-to-none resources at hand, and carrying the weight of former instances of substance abuse...
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Room to reign at the Inn
Reino de relajamiento

She lost the weight – and gained a job. Like many, Christina Navarro set out at the beginning of the year to improve on her fitness regime...
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A will and a way to work
Un deseo y una manera de trabajar

Cuando Kiera Clark dejó el ejército en el 2012, algunos años después de regresar de Iraq, luchó por integrarse a la vida cotidiana...
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Primed to prep
La máxima preparación

Ella era certificable. Julia Cuomo Valenti estaba lista para inscribirse. Valenti fue de los cientos de asistentes a la primera feria de certificación...
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Calling all Supermen – and women
Llamado a todos los superhombres, y mujeres

Time is running out for those hoping to become new members of New York's Strongest. Men and women have until Friday, October 31 to apply to take the sanitation workers exam...
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“The workers are pushing”
“Los trabajadores están presionando”

For the past five years, workers at Mile Square School Bus have been working without a contract. The company’s 600 drivers, matrons and mechanics...
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