Welcome to TechHire Clackamas

TechHire Clackamas* is funded by a U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) grant designed to provide young adults, ages 17 to 29, and front-line incumbent workers with the skills they need – through innovative training approaches, specialized services and one-on-one guidance and support – to gain employment in and advance to new positions in H-1B occupations in the manufacturing and technology industries.

Through TechHire, we can provide:

  • Internship and work experience placement
  • Education opportunities in manufacturing and related industries
  • Career readiness training
  • Advising for students

Are You Eligible for TechHire?

  • Are you between 17 and 29 years old?
  • Are you interested in work or training in advanced manufacturing or technology?

If you said "yes" to both of these questions, you could be eligible for TechHire services.

If you’re older than 29, unemployed or underemployed, visit our Workforce Development service.

Next Steps

We encourage you to contact our TechHire advisors at TechHire@clackamas.edu or by phone:

Tom Brown, 503-594-3956
Justin McDaniels, 503-594-1683

Our officies are located in the Family Resource Center in room 106.

*TechHire Clackamas is funded through a $3.5 million Department of Labor (DOL) grant, financed by a user fee paid by employers to bring foreign workers into the U.S. under the H-1B nonimmigrant visa program. This program was authorized under section 414© of the American Competitiveness and Workforce Improvement Act of 1998 (ACWIA), as amended (29 USC 2916c).