Wednesday, June 21, 2017

HPL July 2017 Career Program

A New Job or Career After 50
Wed., July 19th 6:30-8:30 PM
Main Meeting Room
Registration Required; 
Open to ALL
Whether you are looking for a job or considering a career change, those over 50 have a special set of circumstances. Career coach Stan Broitman will help you market yourself and get the job you want. Topics will include assessing your skills, creating your "brand" and writing an accomplishment-based résumé. Registration begins Monday, July 3rd.

Technology, Security Clearance & Cyber Security Career Fair July 12th

Targeted Job Fairs, a DHI Group, Inc. Service, is the premier producer of career fairs catering to technology, engineering and security-cleared professionals in the United States. With more than 90 events held every year, they target the top national markets to help match businesses and recruiters with the best candidates.  There will be a Technology, Security & Cyber Security Career Fair on Wednesday, July 12th from 11-3 PM at the Radisson Martinique on Broadway.  Admission is FREE.  Click here to register.

Suffolk County One-Stop July 2017 Job Fair

Looking for work? Want to explore opportunities? The Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center will be hosting a Job Fair in July. Meet HR recruiters & receive employment information from organizations representing various industries. Bring your resume and dress for success! If you are in need of proper interviewing attire, please contact Career Couture at (631) 853-6769.


*Tuesday, July 11th 10-1 pm
For more information please call (631) 924-6400

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Job Seeker's Club June 22nd

Join Career Couch Bob Simmons at the Sachem Public Library on Thursday, June 22nd at 6:30 PM as he discusses proven job-hunting techniques at Sachem's monthly job seekers club.  The topic will be "7 Steps to Creating the Best LinkedIn Profile." The series will also provide a forum for job seekers of all ages to share their experiences, sharpen their skills & network with others. For more information and to register please call (631) 588-5024.

Huntington Opportunity Resource Center June Programs

You Can Go Too
Wednesday, June 14th 6-8 PM
Huntington Opportunity Resource Center
Ever think you can't go to college because of your financial situation, traditional schooling isn't for you or you don't know how or where to apply?  Then this event is for you!  Come meet with an advisor from some of Long Island's Colleges, Vocational Training Centers & Entrepreneur Training Schools to find out about financial aid, grants, scholarships including the NEW Excelsior Scholarship.  For more information please contact Neri Arevalo at (631) 385-2305 or Narevalo@HuntingtonNY.gov.

Hospitality Career Fair
Thursday, June 15th 9:30-12:30 PM
Huntington Opportunity Resource Center
The Huntington Opportunity Resource Center in partnership with St. Joseph's College presents the Hospitality Career Fair.  St. Joseph's College, Discover Long Island NY, Hilton, Holiday Inn, Marriott & the Long Island Hospitality & Leisure Association will be in attendance.  For more information please call (631) 385-2305 or email HUNTINGTONORC@HUNTINGTONNY.GOV.

Social Media for your Business or Skill: Facebook
Wednesday, June 21st 6-8 PM
Huntington Opportunity Resource Center
This seminar aims to provide attendees with practical uses and tools that help utilize Facebook to best serve them. Registration is FREE with RSVP to Michele Foulke at (631) 385-2305 or email to mfoulke@HuntingtonNY.gov.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Career>Connect June Workshops

Career>Connect offers a wide array of career services which seek to address your unique needs, regardless of where you may be within your employment journey. Whether you are looking to change career paths, or have been impacted by the recession and its aftermath, they provide a continuum of career support for the greater community. The following career workshops will be held in June.


Taking Your LINKEDIN Account to the Next Level
Thursday, June 8th, 11:00-12:30 PM
All workshops are held at Sid Jacobson JCC (300 Forest Drive, East Hills)
Learn how to take your LinkedIn account to the next level in your job search. Maximize your connections and networking strategies by implementing these new tips and tricks. We will
cover profile must haves and how to increase your visibility. Advance registration is required.
To register, www.sjjcc.org/careers. For more information please contact Linda Samet, M.E.D., Career Services Specialist at (516) 484-1515 ext. 112 or  LSAMET@SJJCC.ORG.

Landing Your First Job – New College Graduate Workshop
Wednesday, June 14, 2:00-3:30pm
All workshops are held at Sid Jacobson JCC (300 Forest Drive, East Hills)
The prospects for jobs as a recent college graduate are daunting. Or is it? This workshop will focus on a number of actions you can take to greatly enhance your chances for landing your first job. Participants will be entered into a raffle to receive a one month free pass to Sid Jacobson JCC. Advance registration is required. To register, www.sjjcc.org/careers.  For more information please contact Linda Samet, M.E.D., Career Services Specialist at (516) 484-1515 ext. 112 or  LSAMET@SJJCC.ORG.

Just Ask the Career Services Expert
Wednesday, June 21, 6:00-7:30pm
All workshops are held at Sid Jacobson JCC (300 Forest Drive, East Hills)
Ask Heather Rottmund, MHA, Career Services Specialist any job search related questions you have! Heather’s background as a recruiter will help to answer questions specific to your current job search. Areas of expertise include online applications, résumés, cover letters, interview tips, networking, LinkedIn and more! Advance registration is required. To register, www.sjjcc.org/careers. For more information please contact Linda Samet, M.E.D., Career Services Specialist at (516) 484-1515 ext. 112 or  LSAMET@SJJCC.ORG.

Friday, May 26, 2017

June 2017 Career Quest Programs


Suffolk County Department of Labor's Career Quest will be presenting 2 programs at the Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center in Hauppauge.

Franchising: Making the Right Choice
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 9:30 AM
Is franchising for you? Kensington Company representative Stuart Levenberg will present franchising opportunity and successful franchise career development information. Reservations Required. See a One-Stop counselor or phone (631) 853-6600 to reserve your spot! Space is Limited. Must be pre-registered. Late arrivals not permitted.


Careers in Civil Service
Friday, June 9, 2017 9:30AM
Join us for an in depth discussion about Civil Service employment.  A representative from the Department of Civil Service will discuss:  the variety of careers in Civil Service, how to navigate the Civil Service website & information about applying for Civil Service examinations.  See any one-stop counselor or phone (631) 853-6600 today to reserve your spot!  Space is Limited… Must be pre-registered...


Starting Your Own Business
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 9:30AM
Why not explore your dream of owning a small business? A representative from the New York State Small Business Development Center will discuss how to start your own business and become a small business owner. Plan to arrive early. Space is Limited. Must be pre-registered. Late arrivals not permitted. See a One-Stop counselor, or phone (631) 853-6600 to reserve your spot!