Hamden Job Center

Hamden American Job Center

37 Marne Street, Hamden, CT

(203) 859-3200


The following take place at 37 Marne Street, Hamden. Walk-ins Welcome, or call ahead to reserve space (203) 859-3200. You must create a CTHires account to attend. Click below for link. DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS for creating a CTHires account.

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PUBLIC WORKSHOPS

Fundamentals of Resume Writing

Mon., June 4, 9 AM - 12 PM

Thurs., June 21, 1 - 4 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

Mon., June 11 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., June 25, 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

Mon., June 18, 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., June 6, 1 - 2 PM

Tues., June 12, 1 -2 PM

Wed., June 20, 1 - 2 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.