Join us for Jobs 253 celebration and trades fair Aug. 18

Tacoma Public Schools' Career and Technical Education (CTE) Department, the City of Tacoma, and countless community and industry partners are coming together on Thursday, Aug. 18 at Silas High School (1202 N. Orchard, Tacoma) from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. to celebrate our students and partners as part of the 10th year celebration of Summer Jobs 253 and to meet with more than 50 trade organizations at Korsmo Construction’s Trades and Hiring fair.

Employers

There will be representatives from more than 50 local employers at the event, including:

  • AGC of WA
  • Asia Pacific Cultural Center
  • Axiom Construction and Consulting
  • Bates
  • BCRA - Architects
  • Bellmont Cabinets
  • Berry Global 
  • Bluebook
  • Boeing
  • Cement Masons & Plasterers Local 528
  • City of Tacoma Police Chief of Staff Hairston
  • Clover Park
  • Communities in School
  • Compass Plumbing and Drain 
  • Danard Electric
  • DES
  • EDB
  • Express Employment Professionals 
  • Gillette Plumbing and Utility
  • Goodwill
  • IBEW Local 483
  • Job Corps
  • King County Department of Human Resources
  • King County’s Recruitment & Outreach Team
  • Korsmo Construction (Sponsor)
  • Local 86
  • MacMillin Piper
  • Metro Parks Tacoma
  • Miles Sand and Gravel
  • NAC Architecture
  • Northwest Carpenters Institute
  • NW Laborers Apprenticeship, LiUNA Local 252
  • NWAMC
  • Palmer Pathways Pre-Apprenticeship
  • Pierce Community College
  • Pierce County Roofers JATC
  • Pierce County Task Force
  • Port of Tacoma
  • PTAC
  • Puyallup TERO
  • Reach
  • Rise Center of Hilltop
  • SAFE Boats International
  • Sound Transit
  • SW WA Electrical JATC 
  • Tabor 100
  • Tacoma Boat Builders
  • Tacoma Community College
  • Tacoma Public Schools (Host)
  • Teamsters Local 174
  • UA26
  • Urban League
  • Workforce Central/Pierce County Task Force