Employment Committee

PROG Development Center Employment Committee Member Search

Are you passionate about empowering aspiring tech professionals and interested in making a direct impact by connecting them with employment opportunities in the tech industry? Join our Employment Committee at PROG Development Center.

About the Role

Location: Hybrid

Position Type: Volunteer

Time Commitment: 10-15 hours, annually

About the Organization

PROG Foundation is a 501c3 organization dedicated to developing the people and resources necessary to level the playing field. The PROG Development Center seeks to enhance socio-economic opportunity through technology, education, and development through cross-sector partnerships to youth in the Greater West Valley City. Youth engaged at the PROG Dev Center are looking to achieve their academic and professional goals and to support their aspirations. To best support PROG Dev Center participants, we have launched the Carere Coach Committee, who will support the linkage between Career Coaches and PROG Development Center individuals.

Role Summary

As a member of the PROG Development Center Employment Committee, you will play a crucial role in supporting aspiring tech professionals who have completed Google Certificates or tech certificates from accredited educational institutions to access employment opportunities in the tech industry. Your participation will contribute directly to building pathways for individuals to gain experience, job shadowing, internships, and ultimately employment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide insights and guidance to individuals looking to start their tech careers by participating in committee meetings, attend career events, and engage in panel discussions to support program participants.
  • Identify and engage with potential employers to create a supportive ecosystem that promotes growth and success within the local tech community to support and hire program graduates who hold tech certificates.


  • Attend 4 committee meetings per year to discuss progress, initiatives, and upcoming opportunities.
  • Participate in optional job fairs and panel discussions aimed at supporting program participants.
  • Share insights, experiences, and professional connections to benefit the employment initiatives of the PROG Development Center.


  • Experience in the tech industry preferred but not required.
  • Passion for supporting individuals seeking careers in technology.
  • Strong networking and communication skills.
  • Commitment to attend meetings and participate actively in committee activities.


  • Opportunity to make a direct impact on individuals' lives by helping them enter the tech workforce.
  • Networking with fellow professionals and industry leaders.
  • Contributing to the growth and success of the Greater West Valley City community.

Application Process

If you are interested in becoming a part of this transformative initiative and contributing to the mission of the PROG Development Center, please submit an application. We will provide you with more details about upcoming meetings and how you can effectively contribute to our employment programs upon acceptance.

Thank you for considering this opportunity to support our vision of enhancing socio-economic opportunities through technology and education in the Greater West Valley City area.