Hire Me First


Tracy Boys & Girls Club
Tracy Boys & Girls Club offers a fun and friendly environment for our communities youth. Individuals participate in group games, tutoring, mentoring as well as enjoying individual activities.


City of Tracy Mayor's Community Youth Support Network
San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors
San Joaquin County Office of Education
Tracy Unified School District
Tracy Learning Center
Tracy Chamber of Commerce
San Joaquin County WorkNet
Welcome to Hire Me First

The “Hire Me First” Internship Program was established to promote youth employability through increased employment opportunities, internship and job shadowing experiences for the youth in our community.

Through their participation in work activity with the private sector participating youth have the opportunity to;
• Acquire a better awareness of employer expectations.
• Develop strong work maturity, work ethic and a sense of responsibility.
• Participate in career exploration that builds an awareness of job opportunities available in our community to help them make better career decisions.
• Develop job specific and transferable skills that they can apply in future employment opportunities.

Benefits for Employers

By participating in the “Hire Me First” Program your input will help to develop the fundamental knowledge of work ethics, skills and proficiencies needed by the participant. How will this benefit you?

• You control the selection process by conducting interviews and selecting an intern of your choice from qualified candidates.
• It does not require a lot of time or paperwork. You decide your level of commitment.
• You train the intern according to your company’s needs.
• You have direct input with developing the skills of our future workforce.
• You expose the employment & career opportunities available in your industry.
• You could be training your next employee.
• You are providing a service to your community.
• Employers are recognized for their business leadership and support of their community
Share your expertise by participating in the “Hire Me First” Internship Program.