Middletown American Job Center

Middletown American Job Center

Self-Service Career Center for resume preparation, job search, internet access, online job applications, and support service information. Fax and copy machines available free of charge for job-search related needs. No appointment necessary, open Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM. Operated in conjunction with the United Labor Agency.

Jobs First Employment Services employment specialists and job developers provide one-on-one counseling to help South Central CT residents be active in the workforce.

Available by Appointment:

Youth Services: Youth and Young Adults ages 16-24 have programs tailored to them through a network of providers and services that lead to training, employment and higher education. Contact Aurora Grant at (203) 624-1493 x 246 or agrant@workforcealliance.biz.

Next Steps Re-Entry Program, a robust program that helps ex-offenders become job seekers. Contact Glenn Young at (203) 624-1493 x 212 or gyoung@workforcealliance.biz.

Business Services staff are here to help with screening and recruitment or programs to serve your company based on industry sector. Contact Karen Brown at (203) 624-1493 x 274 or Chris Reardon at (203) 867-4030 x 224.

The following take place at 272 South Main Street, Middletown, CT.

Walk-Ins Welcome or Call Ahead to Reserve Space

One Stop Services Orientation

Thurs,. March. 3, 23, 9:00 AM -12:00 PM

Thurs., April 13, 27, 9:00 AM -12:00 PM

For those new to the American Job Center and seeking to access one-on-one employment and training services. Covers program options and eligibility. Attend if you are unemployed, working less than full time or earning less than a livable wage. Veterans and veteran spouses receive priority service.

Health Career Information Session

Provides an overview of occupations in the healthcare field and related career ladders for advancement. Learn which healthcare occupations are in demand, get average wage information, and find out what type of education or training is needed for each occupation. Open to the public. Attendees may follow this session with One Stop Services Orientation to access full employment and training services.

Fridays, 10:00 - 11:00 AM

*New Public Workshops*

Identifying Job Leads On-Line & Application Session

Thurs., March 2, 10:00 - 11:30 AM

Thurs., March 30, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Thurs., April 6, 10:00 - 11:30 AM

Increasingly, recruiters are tweeting or posting job postings to find candidates. Create a networking profile by using the Internet to search for and identify job opportunities. Find and follow companies you'd like to work for with a Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn presence.

21st Century Resume

Thurs., March 16, 11:30 Am - 12:30 PM

Thurs., April 27, 10:00 - 11:30 AM

Re-branding for the Over 50 Crowd

Thurs., March 16, 10:00 - 11:00 AM

Thurs., April 20, 10:00 - 11:00 AM

Marketing My Cover Letter

Thurs., March 30, 10:00 - 11:30 AM

Thurs., April 20, 11:00 - 12:30 PM

Surviving a Job Loss

Thurs., March 9, 10:00- 11:00 AM

Thurs., April 13, 10:00- 11:00 AM

Learn how to handle this emotional roller coaster! Stress is a part of living, however unchecked stress can be negative and impact your job search.

My Next Move

Fridays, 2:00-3:00 PM