• Report: #973571

Complaint Review: Pittsburgh Job Corps

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  • Submitted: Sun, November 25, 2012
  • Updated: Wed, January 30, 2013

  • Reported By: Ms.Thang — NEW CASTLE Pennsylvania United States of America
Pittsburgh Job Corps
7175 Highland Dr. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania United States of America

Pittsburgh Job Corps PJCC, Prison How you suppose to achieve anything in a place like this? Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

*UPDATE EX-employee responds: I COULDNT AGREE WITH YOU MORE JOB CORPS IS A RIPOFF AND

*UPDATE EX-employee responds: would like to speak with u in regaurds to this report

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My Fiance' is a new student at PJCC and we feel he was completely mislead on the whole thing. His recruiter "Marissa Grogastein" told him that it was great place to achieve something, that the rooms was great, the food was best, basically she had us sold in to believing  that he would be able to be happy and get what he came there for.....Ehhh Wrong so so so wrong.  I wish i had her number I would call her and tell her that she lied and was just trying to do her job and get paid. Well job well done and now my love is having hard time.

Okay so he arrived  on October 15, 2012, it was so emotional all i could think about was when it was done how successful he would be. So a week goes by and everything was going fine. Good, great, wonderful. Second week goes by and already some BS. Mind you, when you get there you get a lock with key to put your on your lock with all your belongings. So my fiance decided to go get in the shower to start his day and when he come back he notices his underwear is gone and socks and a couple shirts and belongings, his key was in his id badge case inside his robe witch was in the shower room with him.only him and staff have a key. So of course staff provided someone with the key to go in his belongings. When he goes to report it staff tells him there is nothing they can do because the person is not a resident and that they could not replace any of his belongings. strike 1. 

Another is with a teacher that, thank God finally got fired, because he literally followed him trying to trip while he was walking up the steps his name was Mr. Jackson. Someone actually got hurt when he did it again. But on top of that there were these guys that picked a fight with him for no reason at and when he reported it to staff of course they told him to stop complaining, yea instead of doing something about it.   Oh yeah did i mention that they are not allowed to call  the police for anything or they will get terminated. yeah what kind of crap is that. I could only imagine why they don't want the authorities involved.  The staff is crooked they only care about is  money. just recently my fiance to jumped by a bunch of punks for no reason and the RA was supposed to be checking on the dorms every 15 mins where was he at playing pool  ridiculous. 

My fiance is a just use his second chance to do things right and support our family and job corp is interfering  with  that success also Officer Duty Allen Your Fired!!!! 

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#1 UPDATE EX-employee responds

I COULDNT AGREE WITH YOU MORE JOB CORPS IS A RIPOFF AND

AUTHOR: p.shields87boi - (USA)

HI I am  former employee of the Pittsburgh job Corps center and I came across your article one here and I just wonder Sacco and agree with you more as far as the misleading and lying and on top of that to the safety but some parts I couldn't agree with you as far as the food terrible the stuff that I've seen work in the in the job Corps kitchen he wouldn't believe it what actually over you and I think that it was wrong for them to actually Mislead you or  mislead your fianc excuse me and if you want the number to the recruiter records your fianc all you do is call and ask whether she's not employed there I wouldn't call put I feel for you and  him after report that  i post  I don't think you or your fianc would ever look at job Corps the same again have think it' was wrong for them to actually to let your fianc get jumped and they didn't do  anything about it that just shows you right There a shady company by the the staff is deathly crooked there and All the good staff they had they fire including myself because I actually gave a d**n about the students and up I was there I would not approve the that like I was told your fianc so watch out for their staff that have sexual relations with students and the food they recently fire me for something that I didn't do and am currently in the process of the taking  them court  a lot of things that I do want to explain I can explain to you like this long what I want you to remember for when I do post it so you could actually see first hand what I know I think your fianc is the state trilateral at the job Corps center and I would've washed out looked out  for him by what I want you to read this report that I post and   i promise you never look at jc the same again
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#2 UPDATE EX-employee responds

would like to speak with u in regaurds to this report

AUTHOR: p.shields87boi - (USA)

hi i am a  former employee  of pjcc i have   a case i am working on against them and if you have any information  you would like to  share with me  please  contact  me   right   cause  any information you have helps 
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