Our Local Centers

MINACT, Incorporated is a Mississippi-based corporation that contracts with the U.S.  Department of Labor to operate Job Corps Centers in multiple locations throughout the country,  and other entities to provide workforce training and operational support.

Alabama

Center Director: Frank Coiro
Montgomery Job Corps Center
1145 Air Base Blvd.
Montgomery, AL 36108
(334) 262-8883
https://montgomery.jobcorps.gov/

In Alabama, MINACT, Inc. operates the Montgomery Job Corps Center with Education and Training Resources, serving as the prime contractor. At the Montgomery Job Corps Center, we support the Job Corps program’s mission to teach eligible young people the skills they need to become employable and independent and place them in meaningful jobs or further education.

Montgomery Job Corps Center offers training and education in the following career technical areas:

  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Maintenance and Lighting Repair
  • Material Handling and Distribution Operations.
  • Food Service
  • Health Occupations
  • Safety Officer

Partnerships with local employers give students real-world experience in the career technical areas of their choice. The center also partners with local community colleges to offer additional training and education opportunities.

Life for students on campus includes participating in recreational activities, including art classes, billiards, clubs, dances, and athletics such as baseball, basketball, bowling, flag football, and softball. Leadership opportunities are available through the center’s ambassador and residence hall leadership programs.

California

Center Director: Paulette Lewis

Treasure Island Job Corps Center
351 Avenue H
San Francisco, CA 94130
(415) 277-2400
https://treasureisland.jobcorps.gov/

Treasure Island Job Corps Center in San Francisco, CA., has an enrollment of 450 students. The center has multiple residence halls, each equipped with a computer lab.

Treasure Island Job Corps Center offers training and education in the following career technical areas:

  • Carpentry
  • Culinary Arts
  • Facilities Maintenance
  • Health Occupations
  • Painting
  • Welding

Partnerships with local employers allow Treasure Island Job Corps Center students to gain real-world experience in their career technical areas. The center also has partnerships with local community colleges and collaborates with an area high school for career technical training.

Students have the opportunity to participate in arts and crafts programs and intramural sports. They can gain leadership experience through the center’s ambassador and mentor programs or as a participant in residence hall leadership.

Minnesota

Center Director:  Katie Kapaun
Hubert H. Humphrey Job Corps Center
1480 Snelling Ave N St. Paul, MN 55108
(651) 642-1133 
http://huberthhumphrey.jobcorps.gov

Located in St. Paul, MN, the Hubert H. Humphrey Job Corps Center offers its 265 students career technical, academic, and social skills training to prepare for a successful career. The Education and Training Resource serves the center as the prime contractor. The campus is well-equipped with dormitories, a cafeteria and center store.   

In addition to career training, Hubert H. Humphrey Job Corps Center also provides academic training, including basic reading and math. Courses in independent living, employability skills, and career success skills are offered to help students transition into the workplace. 

The Hubert H, Humphrey Job Corps Center offers training and education in the following career technical areas:

  • Sign, Billboard, and Display
  • Building Construction Technology
  • Painting
  • Office Administration
  • Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Culinary Arts
  • Advanced Transportation

The work-based learning (WBL) program provides students with opportunities to link their career technical training with practical, on-the-job activities. 

On-campus recreational activities include the Activity and Recreation Center and the Gym and Fitness Center.  The campus also provides a wellness center and a student bank.

Missouri

Center Director: Lori Sams

Excelsior Job Corps Center
701 St. Louis Avenue
Excelsior Springs, MO 64024
(816) 630-5501
http://excelsiorsprings.jobcorps.gov

Located in Excelsior Springs, Mo., Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center has an enrollment of 495 students and three residence halls on campus, with Education and Training Resources serving as the prime contractor.

Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center offers training and education in the following career technical areas:

  • Carpentry
  • Cement Masonry
  • Culinary Arts
  • Facilities Maintenance
  • Health Occupations
  • Painting
  • Transportation Communications Union
  • Welding

Partnerships with local employers give Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center students on-hands real-world experience. In addition, students may continue their education through a partnership with a local community college.

On-campus activities include arts and crafts, billiards, choir, and athletics such as basketball, flag football, softball, volleyball, and weightlifting. Leadership opportunities are available as a dorm, orientation, recreation or teachers’ aides, safety cadets, unit representatives, or naval Junior ROTC

Tennessee

Center Director: Tracey Ingram.
Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Center
1555 McAlister Drive
Memphis, TN 38116
(901) 396-2800
http://benjaminlhooks.jobcorps.gov

MINACT, Inc. operates the Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Center with Education and Training Resources, serving as the prime contractor. The Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Center offers students a college-like setting in a residential area of Memphis. The center, which has one residence hall on campus, has an enrollment of 312 students. Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Center also has an on-center childcare facility.

Training and education are offered in the following career technical areas:

  • Accounting Clerk
  • Carpentry
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Computer Service Technician
  • Industrial Electronics
  • Material Distribution Operations
  • Medical Office Support

Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Center has partnerships with local employers to give students real-life work experience. Students can further their education through the center’s partnerships with Southwest Tennessee Community College and the Tennessee Technology Center.

Students can participate in various activities on campus, including arts and crafts and athletics such as basketball, flag football, softball, and tennis. Students may participate in the classroom ambassador program or become recreation or residence hall leaders.