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Peter Matich
Employment Specialist

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Phone: (626) 449-0839 ext. 121
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As the Job Developer, Peter is responsible for building and developing relationships with businesses, contractors and unions to create and secure job opportunities for the community members seeking employment after incarceration. Leading the Career Preparation Program, Peter hosts career readiness workshops and works with Flintridge's program and service participants to help them develop strong resumes, job search techniques, interview skills, follow-up etiquette and job retention capabilities. He also instructs the employment development component of the APP course. He tracks outcomes by following up with each participant. Peter aims to provide assistance and guidance to previously incarcerated community members and APP graduates to ensure that they all secure and retain employment.

Prior to working at Flintridge, Peter was the Job Developer and Case Manager at Canoga Park Work Source Center. He worked with formerly incarcerated community members and managed a successful 70% employment placement rate. Moreover, Peter has over 30 years of construction experience as a licensed realtor, property manager, and construction technician working with residential and commercial property.

Peter enjoys working at Flintridge and loves the positive environment of the organization, along with the dedication and sincerity of the entire team. His goal is to continue assisting people facing barriers and helping to change their lives through securing good employment. Besides helping community members transform their lives, Peter likes to spend his free time with his wife and kids, attending church, exercising, and reading.