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Small Business Administration Empowers Women Entrepreneurs

In honor of Women's History Month, Small Business Administration's (SBA) Office of Women's Business Ownership invites you to join the conversation on "Office Hours," "How to Sell Online" and "STEM and Growing Hi-Tech Firms."Read More ›

On-Site Recruitment: Home Health Aides in March

The New York State Department of Labor and Quality Health Care, Inc., New Partners, Inc., Sunnyside Citywide Home Care, Preferred Home Care of New York will present On-Site Recruitments for Home Health Aides in the following locations.Read More ›

On-Site Recruitment: Firefighters, EMTs, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors in March

The New York State Department of Labor and the New York City Fire Department will present On-Site Recruitment Information Sessions for Firefighters, EMT'S, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors in March.Read More ›

On-Site Recruitment: Financial Professional Associate in March

The New York State Department of Labor and Prudential Insurance Co. of America will present On-Site Recruitment Information Sessions on Tuesdays, March 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2014 (all Tuesdys in March) from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm (no appointment necessary) at the New York State Department of Labor, Flushing Workforce1 Career Center, 138-60 Barclay Avenue, Flushing, NY 11355.Read More ›

Think Beyond the Label Online Career Fair March 5

The following announcement is from the United States Department of Labor, Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP).

Think Beyond the Label will hold an online career fair on March 5, 1-4 p.m. EST.

The event will connect companies to qualified candidates with disabilities from Think Beyond the Label's online community of candidates and its partnerships with employment services agencies and student organizations nationwide.

Job seekers will have the opportunity to 

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On-Site Recruitment: School Safety, Traffic and Police Officer March 3

The New York State Department of Labor and the New Yorl City Police Department will present an On-Site Recruitment Information Session for School Safety Officer, Traffic Enforcement Agent and Police Officer on Monday, March 3, 2014 from  10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the New York State Department of Labor, Bronx Workforce 1 Career Center, 400 E. 

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Gustave Eiffel Beyond the "Useless and Monstrous" Tower

Gustave Eiffel who was born 15 December 1832 in Dijon, Côte-d'Or, France was much more than “just” the creator of the Eiffel Tower. A man of many passions and accomplishments, Eiffel attended high school at Lycee Royal where he studied engineering, history and literature. He graduated with a degree in both science and humanities. He first studied at the École Polytechnique but later transferred to the École Centrale des Arts et Manufactures in Paris, graduating in 1855 with a diploma in …chemistry. He was interested in construction from an early age and a couple of years after Read More ›

Recruitment: BJ's Wholesale Store Opening in the Bronx

BJ's Wholesale Club is hiring for their new store in Stella/Bronx, 184 West, 237th Street, Bronx, NY 10463.Read More ›

NYS Division of Equal Opportunity Development (DEOD): Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The following article, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), prepared by the New York State Division of Equal Opportunity Development (DEOD), helps you to understand the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), how it affects your business, how employers can provide reasonable accommodations and how it affects your job search.Read More ›

New York State Federal Bonding Program

The Federal Bonding Program (FBP) is a U.S. Department of Labor Initiative since 1966. It was created as a job placement tool to assist at-risk job seekers. The purpose of the program is to provide fidelity bonding at no cost to a business for the first six months of employment for hard-to-place job applicants. The U.S. Department of Labor promotes the benefits of the FBP at all New York State Career Centers.Read More ›

On-Site Recruitment: Home Health Aides February 20, 25

The New York State Department of Labor and Sunnyside Citywide Home Care will present On-Site Recruitments for Home Health Aides on Thursday, February 20 and Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (no appointment necessary) at 138-60 Barclay Avenue, Flushing, N.Y. 11355Read More ›

CMP: Now Enrolling for Freight Forwarding Operations Classes

CMP (formerly Chinatown Manpower Project, Inc.) is enrolling for Freight Forwarding Operations course which is a new and unique vocational training course designed to prepare students with adequate knowledge and skills to enter the Supply Chain Management industry.Read More ›

U.S. Census Bureau: Measuring Alternative Educational Credentials

In January 2014, the U.S. Census Bureau released a report, Measuring Alternative Educational Credentials: 2012, which examines the prevalence of non-degree certifications and licenses among American workers and their importance to the employment market.Read More ›

Local Union #731: Laborers Recruit Apprentices

The Joint Apprenticeship Committee for the Laborers Union #731 will conduct a recruitment from March 3, 2014 through March 14, 2014 for 30 skilled construction craft laborer apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Peter M. Rivera announced on February 4, 2014 at Astoria, New York.Read More ›

On-Site Recruitment: Home Health Aides February 11

The New York State Department of Labor and New Partners, Inc. will present an On-Site Recruitment for Home Health Aides on Tuesday, February 11, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the New York State Department of Labor, 138-60 Barclay Avenue, 2 Floor, Flushing, New York.Read More ›

On-Site Recruitment: Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics, Fire Protection Inspectors in February

The New York State Department of Labor and the New York City Fire Department will present On-Site Recruitment Information Sessions for Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors in February.Read More ›

Local Union #7: Tile, Marble and Terrazzo Workers Recruit Apprentices

The Tile, Marble and Terrazzo Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee, Local Union #7, will conduct a recruitment from January 15, 2014 through December 17, 2014 for three marble carver, cutter and setter apprentices; three terrazzo worker apprentices; and three tile setter apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Peter M. Rivera announced on December 19, 2013 at Long Island City, New York.

Applications will be available in-person only at the International 

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Veteran Information Resource Fair at Mid-Manhattan Library February 11

The New York Public Library Mid-Manhattan Library Single Stop and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will host our 3rd Veteran Information Resource Fair on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.Read More ›

Bricklayers and Allied Craft Workers Local Union #1 Recruit Apprentices

The Bricklayers & Allied Craft Workers, Local Union #1, will conduct a recruitment from January 31, 2014 through December 19, 2014 for three stonemason apprentices; 10 pointer, caulker & cleaner apprentices; 10 bricklayer & mason apprentices; and three plasterer apprentices.Read More ›

Local Union #137 Recruitment: Sheet Metal Worker Apprentices

The Sheet Metal Workers International Association Local Union #137, will conduct a recruitment from December 9, 2013 through December 8, 2014 for 10 sheet metal worker (sign hanger/rigger) apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Peter M. Rivera announced on December 5, 2013 at Long Island City, NY.Read More ›
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