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Job and Employment Links for the Week of October 11


Mini Health Job Fair on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 10 am - 2 pm. Multiple employers for Home Health Aides with over 50 job openings. Participating Businesses include: Allwel, CIDNY-ILS, Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Citizens Homecare Council, Inc., The Avondale Care Group LLC. The Job Fair is for all interested jobseekers and will be held at New York State Department of Labor, 250 Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201.

FDNY Outreach will present an information session on Tuesday,October 13, 2015, 10 am - 2 pm, for career opportunities as: EMT, Paramedic and Firefighter at Queens Career Center, 168-25 Jamaica Avenue, 2nd Floor, Jamaica, New York 11433.

Time Warner Cable will present a recruitment on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 10 am - 3pm for Commercial installation Technicians (5 openings), Field Technicians (Residential, 10 openings) at New York State Department of Labor - Workforce 1 Career Center, 250 Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201. Candidates must complete an Online Application and Assessment Test.

Spanish Speaking Resume Writing Workshop on Thursday, October 15, 2015, 12:30 - 2:30 pm, for all interested jobseekers and dislocated workers to organize, revise and update resumes, at Flushing Workforce 1 Career Center, 138 60 Barclay Ave. 2nd Floor, Flushing NY 11355.

New York Life Insurance Company will present a recruitment on Friday, October 16,  2015, 10 am - 2 pm, for Financial Services Professionals (5 openings), at Flushing Workforce 1 Career Center, 138-60 Barclay Avenue, 2nd Floor, Flushing, NY 11355.

If you would like to receive information for a future event showcasing employment opportunities at the Hotel Syracuse, please send an email to with 'Hotel Syracuse" in the subject line.

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Apprenticeship Opportunities in New York City.

The New York City Employment and Training Coalition (NYCE&TC) is an association of 200 community-based organizations, educational institutions, and labor unions that annually provide job training and employment services to over 750,000 New Yorkers, including welfare recipients, unemployed workers, low-wage workers, at-risk youth, the formerly incarcerated, immigrants and the mentally and physically disabled. View NYCE&TC Job Listings.

Digital NYC is the official online hub of the New York City startup and technology ecosystem, bringing together every company, startup, investor, event, job, class, blog, video, workplace, accelerator, incubator, resource, and organization in the five boroughs. Search jobs by category on this site.

St. Nicks Alliance Workforce Development provides Free Job Training and Educational Programs in Environmental Response and Remediation Tec (ERRT). Commercial Driver's License, Pest Control Technician Training (PCT), Employment Search and Prep Training and Job Placement, Earn Benefits and Career Path Center. For information and assistance, please visit St. Nicks Alliance Workforce Development or call 718-302-2057 ext. 202.

Brooklyn Workforce Innovations helps jobless and working poor New Yorkers establish careers in sectors that offer good wages and opportunities for advancement. Currently, BWI offers free job training programs in four industries: commercial driving, telecommunications cable installation, TV and film production, and skilled woodworking.

CMP (formerly Chinatown Manpower Project) in lower Manhattan is now recruiting for a free training in Quickbooks, Basic Accounting, and Excel. This training is open to anyone who is receiving food stamps but no cash assistance. Class runs for eight weeks, followed by one-on-one meetings with a job developer. CMP also provides Free Home Health Aide Training for bilingual English/Cantonese speakers who are receiving food stamps but no cash assistance. Training runs Mondays through Fridays for six weeks and includes test prep and taking the HHA certification exam. Students learn about direct care techniques such as taking vital signs and assisting with personal hygiene and nutrition. For more information for the above two training programs, email:, call 212-571-1690, or visit. CMP also provides tuition-based healthcare and business trainings free to students who are entitled to ACCESS funding.

Nontraditional Employment for Women (NEW) trains women and places them in careers in the skilled construction, utility, and maintenance trades. It helps women achieve economic independence and a secure future. For information call 212-627-6252 or register online.

Grace Institute provides tuition-free, practical job training in a supportive learning community for underserved New York area women of all ages and from many different backgrounds. For information call 212-832-7605.

Please note this page will be revised when more recruitment events for the week of October 11 become available.


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