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Thursday, November 21: Retail Seasonal Hiring Recruitment and Screening Event at Hamilton Grange


The Career, Education and Information Services division of the Bronx Library Center has partnered with the Bronx Workforce Career Center to host its first Retail Seasonal Hiring Recruitment and Screening Event.

Career Coach, Robyn SaundersCareer Coach, Robyn SaundersSpread the word and invite your friends, family, and neighbors. If you have any questions don't hesitate to contact Career Coach, Robyn Saunders at the Bronx Library Center's Career, Education and Information Servicers (CEIS).

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Hamilton Grange Library
503 W 145th Street, New York 10031

Registration/Orientation Begins:

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
(Late arrivals will not be admitted)
Candidate Screenings Begin Promptly at 1:30 p.m.

Recruiting companies include:

  • Toys ‘R’ Us
  • Marshalls
  • Godiva
  • K-Mart

Positions include:

  • Retail Merchandise/Sales Associate
  • Cashiers and Clerks
  • Stock Associate
  • ...and many more
  • Candidates who pass the screening process will then be referred and scheduled to interview with the employer(s) on a date soon to follow.

Be prepared with:

  • 2 copies of your updated resume
  • Professional interview attire
  • Photo ID with your date of birth and your Workforce1 membership card
  • A pen

Veterans Are Strongly Encouraged To Attend


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The CEIS Department

Since the first time I walked into this department, I felt welcomed, comfortable and relaxed. CEIS is a very friendly atmosphere and the professionals up there are phenomenal, they really know their stuff. I would recommend their services to anyone! I look forward to working with you all. Mr. Kabir is very, very personable with a great personality, especially when he says "Ain't Know Body Got Time For That!" Great place to be! Love Matt

A New Job - A New Experience

Robyn has made a big difference in the lives of job-seekers, I for one can honestly say, if weren't for Robyn, I would probably not be working at this very moment. I would absolutely refer anyone for assistance from the CEIS department. The work done on resumes are impeccable and the personal guidance she provides in helping people secure employment is Wonderful. I am starting my new job as a Peer Specialist and I look forward to impacting the lives of my clients; the way that Robyn's office impacts the lives of people in this community. In closing, Thank you so much Robyn, keep doing what you are doing! I Love You! Darnell Thornton

Thank You!

Dear Robyn, On behalf of group co-moderators Henry and Esha, I would like to extend our sincere thanks to you for engaging the students, and adults, in our Job Readiness & Financial Literacy group today at East Bronx Academy. Our group was a richer session thanks to your contributions, and the opportunity you informed us about, YMCA Global Teens 2014, sounds like an amazing learning experience. We appreciated your time and insights today, and we look forward to working with you in the future, too! Best, Ben

ধন্যবাধ Robyn Saunders and Iftekharul Khabir

আমার নাম ফজলুল হক. আমি জানিনা কিভাবে Ms. Robyn Saunders কে ধন্যবাধ দেভো। উনি অনক ভালো আমারে হেল্প করসেন। আমি মনে করি সেইস আর পরিবেশ তা অনেক ভালো এন্ড অভিশাসকর! ধন্যবাধ Haque

Thank You!

Ms. Saunders is the most professional as well as gifted individual. Words cannot describe how grateful and appreciative I am of all the help I received from her. Thank you so much. Sincerely, Juan

A Warm and Friendly Atmosphere at The Bronx Library Center

I am very satisfied with my Resume and I am very grateful that this office and the services they provide are available to the community residents of the Bronx. I recommend Ms. Saunders to everybody, she makes everyone feel happy and tries not to let them down. When we cry; she helps to remove the tears. She does not discriminate! Thank you. Kubrat O. Scott

Thank you for your services

Ms. Saunders, Thank you because you are still helping me to get my life in order! You make me proud. Muchas gracias por todas las atenciones,motivacaion y los consejos para lograr mis metas. Gracias por confiar en mi. Gracias por recordarme que yo si puedo lograr mis metas. Thanks for the excellent job that you do everyday, God bless you. I hope that the next time that I meet you, I can tell you "Ms. Robyn I got a job!!". Thanks for all.


I just want to let everyone know that my session with the CEIS Department was very, very, very resourceful. I do recommend others to meet with Robyn Saunders for Career Path direction and Mr. Kabir for library assistance. They are a great TEAM OF PROFESSIONALS.

Incredibly Grateful

Ms. Saunders is a very talented and gifted individual. Thank you for everything, your patience, your knowledge, and your hospitality. It is always a pleasure to work with you.

The Baychester Experience

Today, I did not expect the experience and the knowledge I acquired by attending the this seminar and well as with the other women in attendance. This experience was encouraging, enlightening and knowledgeable. I learned that I am more valuable than I thought or was told. My stock value has risen exceedingly. I am truly an asset and not a liability. Ms. Saunders, is going to help me revise my resume, so that others can know what my true value are and what I bring to the table. Bringing a Career Services Department to the Baychester, shows that we have not been forgotten. Thank You, NYPL for thinking about this community. Tonee Nelson, A Library Enthusiast!

Grateful for the services at Bronx Library Center

I am more than satisfied with the level of service and cooperation that Ms. Saunders has provided. I cam in with a regular, out-dated resume. And, I left feeling confident, and extremely ecstatic about how she reconstructed, extracted and designed something that only an employer would understand. GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOSH, THEY ARE GOOD...THEY KNOW THEIR STUFF! Thank you, Mr. Mayfield Pssss. I am going to tell all my friends, family and neighbors about this free service!

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