Hamden Job Center

Hamden American Job Center

ON-GOING OFFERINGS:

Veteran's Services Dedicated representatives are located in Hamden to provide veterans and covered persons with job search, vocational

assistance, labor market information and training.

Recruitments! Several companies a month come to the Hamden American Job Center to interview for open positions. See listing on the right for

upcoming dates. Click HERE for all South Central CT events..

Unemployment Insurance information and Dislocated Worker certification. No appointment necessary.

Fact Sheet of all Hamden CT Department of Labor services.


PUBLIC WORKSHOPS

Advance registration recommended by calling (203) 859-3200 or Walk-Ins Welcome at 37 Marne Street, Hamden.

Fundamentals of Resume Writing

Fri., Oct. 30, 9 AM - 12 PM

Mon., Nov. 6, 9 AM - 12 PM

Thurs., Nov. 16. 13, 1 - 4 PM

Mon., Nov. 27, 9 AM - 12 PM

Learn how to write a focused résumé needed to secure job interviews and employment offers. Topics include thinking like an employer, strategies

for developing essential parts of the résumé, keywords, relevant vs. irrelevant information, formatting and cover letters.


Interviewing Strategies and Techniques

Thurs., Nov. 2, 1 - 4 PM

Mon., Nov. 13, 9 AM - 12 PM

Learn how to strategically prepare for critical job interview questions. Topics include company research, developing a candidate message,

questions to ask the employer, closing the interview and following up.


Over 40 & Looking for Work

Mon., Oct. 23, 1 PM - 4 PM

Tues., Nov. 7, 1 - 4 PM

Mon., Nov. 20, 9 AM - 12 PM

Designed to address the specific needs and challenges of job seekers over 40. Learn strategies to overcome age bias and successful techniques to

land your next job.


Successful Job Search Strategies

Thurs., Oct. 26, 9 AM - 12 PM

Fri., Nov. 3, 9 AM - 12 PM

Learn job search strategies that will help you successfully secure your next position. Topics include employer research, importance of preparation

and organization in the job search, networking and using social media to establish a digital presence.


Veteran's Workshop

Every Wednesday, 1 - 4 PM

Designed to inform Veterans of the services provided by the Department of Labor. Veterans will be given the opportunity to discuss other job

readiness subjects such as: resume writing, job search strategies and interviewing techniques.


My Next Move

Wed., Nov. 8, 1- 3 PM

Wed., Nov. 22, 1 - 3 PM

My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options. This workshop will teach you how to find

the tasks, skills, salary information, and more for over 900 different careers. Users can find careers through keyword search; by browsing

industries that employ different types of workers; or through the O*NET Interest Profiler, a tool that offers personalized career suggestions based

on a person's interests and level of work experience.



For More Hamden Workshop Information
http://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/hamden/hamdcal.htm