|Career Development and Job Search Services - Pike County Workforce Development||Services strive to bridge the gap between employers and job seekers through establishment of an integrated and unified methodology to meet the needs of employers both locally and regionally and at the same time help to create a well prepared/trained labor pool. As a federally funded county agency operating under the guidelines set forth in the Workforce Investment Act, services bring together regional employers and local job seekers. There are no fees for services. Individuals needing intensive or training services must meet eligibility guidelines established by the US Department of Labor and The Pocono Counties Workforce Investment Board.
Anyone interested in finding employment has access to our resource library; staffed my a trained resource specialist. Resource Library includes:
• poersonal computers with internet access and resume writing software
• CareerLink registration
• resume packet to help create the perfect resume
• information on interviewing skills and writing cover and follow-up letters
• job listings
• internet website list
• labor market information
• training provider information
• local agencies information
• phone, fax and copier access
||Pike||Pike County Workforce Development||Pike County Workforce Development |
|Career Link Internet||Offers Career Link computer terminal with job search capabilities and information on jobs in many states including Pennsylvania. In addition to job search, employees can register job order directly and request assisted or unassisted applicant services.||Dauphin||PA Careerlink - Capitol Region||PA CareerLink |
|Employment Technology, Inc - Bucks County||A non-profit organization that provides vocational assessment, counseling, training, & job placement to individuals with significant disabilities. Services include eligibility referrals, initial meetings, community based work assessments, job search, job placement, individual plan of job support, follow-up and career advancement.||Bucks||Employment Technology, Inc - Bucks County||Employment Technology, Inc|
|Fayette County Pennsylvania Career Link Employment, Education and Training Assistance||Provides employment, education and training assistance||Fayette||Employment, Education and Training Assistance||Fayette County Pennsylvania Career Link|
|Goodwill of Southwestern PA - Job Training and Workforce Development||Assessment services, employment skills training, job readiness workplace training, job placement assistance, job search services||Allegheny||Job Training and Workforce Development||Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania|
|Jewish Family and Community Services WorkAble at Bethel Park||Provides career consulting and employment coaching to unemployed job hunters in the Pittsburgh region. Services include: Career consulting and assessment, Guidance in resume and cover letter writing, Development of job search strategies, networking skills and interviewing skills, LinkedIn and social media training, Job search assistance, Online learning center and computer lab, Help with immediate needs and barriers to employment, Connection to other resources||Allegheny||JFCS Career Development Center||Jewish Family and Community Services|
|JFCS Career Development Center - WorkAble||Provides career consulting and employment coaching to unemployed and underemployed job seekers in the Allegheny County region. Services include: Career consulting and assessment, Guidance in resume and cover letter writing, Development of job search strategies, networking skills and interviewing skills, LinkedIn and social media training, Job search assistance, Online learning center and computer lab, Help with immediate needs and barriers to employment, Connection to other resources.
WorkAble is available at sites through Allegheny county, including Millvale, Bethel Park, Prospect Park, Mt Lebanon, Bellevue, Allison Park, Oakland and Squirrel Hill.||Allegheny||JFCS Career Development Center||Jewish Family and Community Services|
|Job Search Research Center - Blair County CareerLink||Provide space for people who are looking for work. Amenities include computers, resume writing software programs, printers, fax machines, telephones, and e-mail addresses and voicemail/message taking services to ensure that prospective employers are able to contact job seekers.||Blair||PA CareerLink - Blair County||PA CareerLink |
|Job Search Research Center - Cambria County CareerLink||Provide space for people who are looking for work. Amenities may include computers, resume writing software programs, printers, fax machines, telephones, and e-mail addresses and voicemail/message taking services to ensure that prospective employers are able to contact job seekers.||Cambria||PA CareerLink - Cambria County||PA CareerLink |
|Lark Enterprises - Community-Based Assessments||Community-based assessments take place at local businesses in an integrated and competitive setting. Individuals have the opportunity to observe, job shadow, or perform hands-on work in a variety of occupations.
Community-based assessments serve several purposes:
Determine what types of training and support are needed for an individual to reach their goals
Help an individual decide if they enjoy certain occupations
Determine if an individual can perform basic job functions
Help an individual make career decisions
||Lawrence||Community-Based Services||Lark Enterprises|
|PA CareerLink - Bucks County (Perkasie; Upper Bucks)||The PA CareerLink is a one-stop job center that provides an array of employment and training services in a convenient, easily accessible location.
Services include job counseling, testing and assessment; resume preparation assistance, interview training and other prejob guidance services; job matching and referral; unemployment compensation and job registration; labor market and career information; information on financial aid for education and training; and referral for job training, transportation, child care, personal and financial counseling, health care and other human services resources in the community.||Bucks||PA CareerLink - Bucks County||PA CareerLink |
|PA CareerLink Mon Valley - Veterans Program||The PA CareerLink® Veterans Program provides a full range of employment services to assist veterans in their search for work. Specially trained veteran employment representatives located in PA CareerLink® offices provide veterans with a full range of employment services, including referral services, job development, referral to training, and referral to government and community veteran service agencies. These representatives help veterans match their job skills to employer job openings and contact employers on behalf of the veteran for consideration in hiring.
The PA CareerLink® web site enables you to search for job openings, create a résumé, apply for jobs online, research career information or request vocational rehabilitation services. PA CareerLink® offices comply with the Jobs for Veterans Act by providing priority services to veterans. Local Veterans Employment Representatives and/or Disabled Veterans Outreach Program Specialists are available at PA CareerLink® offices to assist veterans with job search and other employment needs. Job seekers identified as veterans are matched to job orders, before any other job seeker matches are performed. If you reside in Mon Valley region of Washington county, the Veterans Representative/Specialist in your area is:
Disabled Veterans Outreach Program Specialist
724-379-4750 ext 118||Washington||PA CareerLink Mon Valley||PA CareerLink |
|Pennsylvania National Guard - Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program and Employment Outreach||The Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program provides information on benefits and entitlements, services referrals and proactive outreach programs that are available to the Service and Family member during all phases of the deployment cycle. The Branch also consists of the Employment Outreach section which assists members of the Pennsylvania National Guard and their immediate Family by providing tools necessary to gain meaningful employment.||Lebanon||Pennsylvania National Guard||Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs|
|South Hills Interfaith Movement - WorkAble||WorkAble is a program designed to help job seekers build the skills necessary to land their next job. WorkAble combines the services of professional career consultants, assistance from volunteer mentors, and skill building workshops to provide support during the job search. WorkAble’s holistic approach can also help clients address immediate critical needs and barriers to employment. This programs is funded through the United Way of Allegheny County and is a collaboration of the Career Development Center, North Hills Community Outreach, and South Hills Interfaith Ministries.||Allegheny||South Hills Interfaith Movement Family Support Programs||South Hills Interfaith Movement|
|United States Department of Labor - Employment and Training Administration - Veterans Key to Career Success||The Jobs for Veterans Act established Veterans access to services within an integrated one-stop service delivery system. The law established a priority of service requirement applicable to all Department of Labor programs offering employment and training related services for veterans.
The Key to Career Success campaign is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor through the Career One-Stop Pathways to Career Success Web site: www.careeronestop.org/MilitaryTransition. The Key to Career Success campaign connects veterans and transitioning service members with high quality career planning, training, and job search resources available at local One-Stop Career Centers. Employment and training services are provided to veterans through a nationwide network of approximately 3,000 One-Stop Career Centers.
To access information on One-Stop Career Center locations in your state or throughout the nation, please visit America’s Service Locator Web site at www.servicelocator.org or call the following Toll Free Number: 1-877-US-2JOBS or 1-877-872-5627.
At the One Stop Career website veterans will find tools to:|
Veterans' Employment and Training Service (VETS) serves America's veterans and separating service members by preparing them for meaningful careers, providing employment resources and expertise, and protecting their employment rights.
- Match Military Experience to Civilian Occupations, a useful portal that matches by MOC code, key word search or menu search;
- Get Credentials, Certifications, and Licenses, a portal that helps veteran job-seekers with credentials that document and verify your workplace skills, knowledge, and experience and translate military skills and experience into credentials to obtain civilian skills;
- The Write a Resume Portal will help a veteran job-seeker format a resume;
- The Disabled/Injured Veterans Resources provides resources for veterans who are wounded or disabled;
- Find Local Services will help a veteran job-seeker locate additional services available to veterans.
|Dauphin||United States Department of Labor - Employment and Training Administration||United States Department of Labor|
|United States Department of the Navy, Civilian Human Resources||The Office of Civilian Human Resources aims to ensure that the Department of the Navy has the right people in the right place at the right time. This office is responsible for developing civilian policies and programs for the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy. The office also delivers HR services and support to all of the Department of the Navy organizations and its more than 195,000 civilian employees in the more than 500 different occupations.
The Navy and Marine Corps team offers innovative, exciting and meaningful work linking military and civilian talents to achieve our mission and safeguard our freedoms. The Department of the Navy provides competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and extensive professional development and training. From pipefitters to accountants, scientists to engineers, doctors to nurses — in the Department of the Navy, the careers and opportunities to make a difference are endless.||United States Department of Defense, United States Department of the Navy||United States Department of Defense|
|United Way of the Titusville Region - Center for Financial Independence - CareerLink Job Search||Service provided by CFI personnel assisting individuals in developing a Resume & going on-line to complete job applications.||Crawford||United Way of the Titusville Region||United Way of the Titusville Region|