DOES: The 2014 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) Certification Deadline is March 8th

2014 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) Certification Deadline is March 8th

DOES Urges SYEP Youth to Attend Final Certification Event

WHAT/ WHO: The DC Department of Employment Services (DOES) will host its final eligibility certification event for Mayor Vincent C. Gray’s 2014 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP).   All District youth aged 14 to 21 who have successfully submitted an application to participate in the 2014 program, but have not submitted the required eligibility documentation, must attend.

WHEN: Saturday, March 8, 2014, 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

WHERE: DOES Headquarters, 4058 Minnesota Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20019 (Minnesota Avenue Metro – Orange Line)

BACKGROUND:   The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is a locally funded initiative that provides six weeks of work experience and training for District residents aged 14 to 21.  The program offers enriching and constructive summer work experiences through subsidized placements in private and government sectors.  This year, the program will begin on Monday, June 30, 2014 and end on Friday, August 8, 2014.  For more information, please visit

DDOT: DC Streetcar to Host Job Fair | January 27, 2014 @ 10AM

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) and DC Streetcar will host a job fair on Monday, January 27, 2013, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Department of Employment Services (DOES) headquarters located at 4058 Minnesota Ave NE, Washington, DC, 20019.

At this time, DDOT and DC Streetcar are hiring individuals for four positions:


·        Maintenance Technicians.

·        Material Handlers.

·        Service Attendants.

·        Streetcar Operators.

Complete job descriptions can be accessed at  Interested individuals do not have to attend the job fair to be considered and may submit resumes directly to Molly O’Reilly-Pol at 202-887-4747 or

 Transit:                Metrorail:            Minnesota Avenue Metro Station (Orange Line)

Metrobus:           Visit