Refugee Employment Program



AICS provides job readiness and job placement services to East African refugees and their families. Job placement services include helping clients improve their employment situation by finding opportunities for training, and positions which pay more and have better benefits.

Trucking Program

Through a partnership with the City of Minneapolis - Career Pathways, AICS is offering job readiness tailored to the trucking industry coupled with intensive ESL services specific to that field. Training at an accredited trucking school is paid for through this grant for qualifying candidates.

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Job readiness and employment services

  • English as a Second Language classes

  • aptitude tests

  • resume writing

  • mock interviews

  • internships

  • practice filling out job applications

  • conducting job searches

  • attending job fairs

  • participating in training

  • workplace etiquette

  • conflict resolutions

  • workplace advocacy

  • job placement

  • post-placement support