The Riverfront Library and Grinton I. Will Library job coach and career counselor sessions are temporarily cancelled. Check back here for updates.
Who’s hiring NOW in Westchester and nearby, and how to apply:
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There are positions available at several of WestCOP’s locations:
Contact tracer jobs are available now. Contact tracers reach out to those diagnosed with COVID-19 and figure out who they may have been in contact with recently. Then they contact those people.
Do you have a computer, a telephone, and internet access? Apply now to be a contact tracer.
Jobs are available now in NYC hospitals and other locations:
Check out Job Coach Roseanne’s presentation and learn everything you’ll need to know about finding a job, creating a resume, and applying online.
- Understanding Applicant Tracking Systems
- Resume guide
- Sharpen your resume
- Action verbs to use in your resume
- How to upload your resume video created by LISC Chicago (Local Initiatives Support Coalition)
- Get advice on how to be “Interview ready”
- Career One Stop – information from the U.S. Department of Labor about COVID-19
- NY State Coronavirus Hotline – 1.888.364.3065
- Westchester County COVID-19 updates
Please send your questions and comments to Phyllis Cole at email@example.com.
ONLINE JOB RESOURCES
Westchester-Putnam Career Center Network – Search for job postings, upload resume, register for free workshops.
Skill Up Yonkers – In early April 2020, Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano announced that the Yonkers Workforce Development Board is providing Westchester County residents free access to online career courses via Metrix E-Learning System through its “Skill Up Yonkers” initiative.
Learning Express – Students and adult learners can improve their skills required for academic and career success. Some practice tests include TASC, SAT, PSAT, ACT, AP, career certification tests such as NCLEX-RN, Praxis, and more. Plus, there are practice sets and tutorials to develop skills in math, reading, writing, and basic sciences.
Occupational Outlook Handbook – Describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
Jobs & Careers – Specialized online and in-person programs with trained professionals to guide you in your career path.
Look for a Job – Learn more about finding a job, interviewing techniques and training. Special sections on exploring different careers, opportunities for young people and unemployment support.