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A.C. Casino Applications, Jobs & Careers: Jobs

Get all the information you need to choose a career, find a job, write a resume or cover letter and so much more! This guide provides a sampling of the materials available on this subject. To view more visit the library or browse the catalog.

Jobs

Casino Job Applications

Job Search--Start Here

Are you NEW to the JOB SEARCH process? Take a look at these guides that provide comprehensive listings of job search and career information resources and services on the Web.

Best Job Search Sites

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Job & Career Accelerator will help you get your job search into high gear.

Getting an eMail Address and Uploading Resumes to eMail

Government Job Resources

Casino Job Loss

Are you out of work or need help refreshing your job searching skills?
 
The Walk-In Job Skills Lab This lab provides assistance to Atlantic City Library members who need help with job
related tasks, such as job searches on the web, updating a resume, creating an email address, and completing an online employment application. Staff members will guide you through these tasks, but we are unable to enterpersonal information.
 
WHEN: Fridays from 2 to 4 p.m. in the 2nd floor Meeting Room, March 13 and 20, and Monday, March 30, from 2 to 4 pm;
 Friday April  10; Wednesdays, April 15, 22, and 29, from 2 to 4 pm.
Atlantic City Re-employment Services for Laid-off Workers
The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development is currently scheduling Atlantic City Re-employment (ACRE) sessions for individuals who qualify for training or job placement services. If you were laid off from the affected businesses and are collecting unemployment insurance benefits, you will receive a mailed notice with a date and time you are required to report to an ACRE session in the coming weeks. Open sessions are available on a first-come, first-served basis, limited to 30 people a session. All ACRE sessions will be held at the Atlantic-Cape Community College campus in Atlantic City. For more information about services offered through the Atlantic City Re-employment initiative, please call 1-855-748-8125; or E-mail E-mail: acreemployment@dol.state.nj.us, including your name, phone number, and home address.

Catholic Charities Casino Closings Hotline
In an effort to assist the many people impacted by the casino closings, Catholic Charities has formed a response team that can be reached by calling 856.342.4145. Case managers will assist those eligible for help and will direct others to agencies that may be of assistance. Catholic Charities has also created an Atlantic City Casino Closing Resources page on their website that provides information about local resources.   

Facing Job Loss

Are you facing UNEMPLOYMENT? Get information and instructions from the NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development on filing a new or reopening an existing NJ Unemployment Insurance Claim.  OR File for Unemployment by Phone.  To file continued claim by phone for Atlantic City, call 609-441-7581, or file online.

I Lost My Job.com is an e-resource for people coping with and recovering from job loss, and provides both articles and links to job loss recovery resources. There are articles about coping with job loss, getting started with a job search, starting a resume or updating your current resume, and more.

Books Not to Miss

Choosing/ Changing Careers

Websites

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Career Possibilities

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Email Us: reflib@acfpl.org

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Resumes & Cover Letters

Resume Help Online

Susan Ireland's Job Lounge

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Use these resources in the library as a guest or from any internet connection with your library card.

Job & Career Accelerator will help you create a great resume or cover letter. 

 


Tutor.com's Adult Center Career Help will give you access to a live tutor who can help you with your resume.  Also take advantage of the Resume & Cover Letter Templates and Guidelines available.

Books Not to Miss

This is just a selection of some ot the great books the library offers.  To locate more books and other great resources, please check with one of your friendly librarians at the Help desk.

Simple Resume Template

Click on the link below to open the template.  Just replace the existing text with your personal information.  Don't forget to save your document to a flash drive or your personal computer as you go, or you can email it to yourself.  Let's get started!

 

DVDs and Audiobooks

Interviews

Interview Help Online

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Job & Career Accelerator can be used for interviewing advice and assistance.

Books and Videos Not to Miss

DVDs & Audio Books for Interview Success

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By Phone: (609) 345-2269

Email Us: reflib@acfpl.org

Visit the Main Library:
1 N Tennessee Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

 

 

Job Training, Exams & Certification

Local Resources

Online Resources

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Learning Express Library offers practice test, courses and ebooks in the following categories: Air Traffic Controller, Civil Service, Commercial Driver's License (CDL), Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Electrical, Emergency Medical Services, Firefighter, Green Careers, Law Enforcement, Military, Nursing and Allied Health, Legal, Plumbing, Real Estate,Teaching, Test-Taking Skills Improvement.


Tutor.com:
Tutoring is available for adults too!  Live tutors are onine from 3 to 10 p.m. every day.  Study guides are available at all times.  Look in Test Prep Resources for guides to the: GED, ASVAB, Civil Service Exams, TOEFL, Nurse Entrance Test and more.

Books Not to Miss

Computer Training for Job Seekers

Free Classes include: Basic Internet & Typing Skills, Email Setup & Practice, Job Skills Workshop, and Smart Phone Basics

All Computer Training sessions are free and will be held in the meeting room of the Main Library. No registration required, first come, first served,   A valid ACFPL library card is required for Computer Training Sessions. View our Become a Member page to find out more about applying for a library card.

Free Computer Training at Library

Free Classes include: Basic Internet & Typing Skills, Email Setup & Practice, Job Search Skills, and Smart Phone Basics

All Computer Training sessions are free and will be held in the meeting room of the Main Library. No registration required, first come, first served,   A valid ACFPL library card is required for Computer Training Sessions. View our Become a Member page to find out more about applying for a library card.

New Walk-InJobSkills Lab

 Wed, Dec 17, and Dec 31 from 2:00-4:00pm; Wed Jan 7, 2015, Jan 14, Jan 21, and Jan 28, from 2:00-4:00 pm; Wed, Feb 4, Feb 11, and Feb 23 from 2:00-4:00pm.

Basic Internet and Typing Skills 

Monday, Dec 29, from 1-3:30pm; Tuesday, Jan 20, 5-7:30pm; Monday, Feb 9, 1:00-3:30pm

Email Setup and Practice
Tuesday, Dec 23, from 5:00-7:30pm;  Monday, Jan 12 1:00-3:30pm; Monday, Feb 2, 1 1:00-3:30pm, Tuesday, Feb 17, 5:00-7:30pm.
 

Microsoft Word Basics

Tuesday, Jan 6, from 5:00-7:30pm, and Monday, Jan 26 1:00-3:30pm; Tuesday, Feb 24, .5-7:30pm

Employment & Job Skills Resources

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