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Veterans' Resources: Jobs

This guide is a select list of reference and research resources covering Veterans' Resources.

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

Ready to Work New Jersey

Ready to Work New Jersey
Job Seekers--Are you…unemployed or underemployed for 6 or more months and ready to work? You may be eligible to participate in Ready to Work New Jersey. This program can provide you with free coaching and on-the-job skills training leading to a permanent, full-time job with a participating employer. You will be paid while in training.  Please register at http://rtwnj.org.

Workforce Training

Library offering new workforce training program

workforce trainingThe Atlantic City Free Public Library, in partnership with Atlantic Cape Community College, will look to present greater employability opportunities for local residents by offering a new training program: Communications for the 21st Century Workforce (CS21). The CS21 program will provide qualified disadvantaged, displaced and employed workers an additional opportunity to obtain workplace literacy services and career pathway training. The training is free for all participants.

Computer Literacy Skills training – This 10-week program will provide the basic computer skills needed for those searching for employment, writing a resume, submitting applications online, utilizing email and performing tasks at the workplace.
Guest Services certification – Participants can earn a professional certification that is recognized by the hotel and hospitality industry in this two-week class. The class will center on the communications skills those in the industry need to provide memorable guest services.

Contact Adrianna Martinez at (609)345-2269 extension 3044 or amartinez@acfpl.org for more information.

Government Job Search Resources

New Jersey Career Connections and Other

Government Job Search Resources

 

Career Connections

Unemployment Assistance

File for Unemployment

Are you facing UNEMPLOYMENT? Click here to file for unemployment with the NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development. (Note: Anyone who has a previous unemployment user ID which was created prior to 1/9/18 will need to create a NEW user profile. Click here for more information.)  To file continued claim by phone for Atlantic City, call 609-441-7581.

Simple Resume Template

Make a Resume Using the Resume Template.

1. Open the "Resume Template," (a Microsoft Word document), by clicking the computer mouse on the blue link above.

2. Replace the existing text with your own personal information. 

3. Save your completed resume to a flash drive or email it to yourself as an attachment.

 

A library staff member will be happy to help you with saving, printing, and emailing your resume.

Staff will also show you how to upload your resume to an online job application!

 

How to Create a Password

How to Create a Password

Click on the Blue "Sample Passwords" link above to open the guide to creating passwords.

Creating a password for an employment application or for an email account can often be confusing and difficult. Our "Sample Passwords" guide can help you create a password that will work for most online profiles. Type and print your own password using this guide or save this document and email it to yourself for future use. Note: library staff can help you with this process, but cannot type for you.

Create an E-Mail Account and Upload a Resume to E-Mail

  • Create a Gmail account or Yahoo mail account. These email accounts, the most popular, require a cell phone to establish. If you do not have a cell phone, use the service below.

Computer Training for Job Seekers

Job Skills Lab at the Library Learning Center Every Wednesday 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Employment Training

 

WorkAC Helps Connect Residents with Jobs

WorkAC helps connect Atlantic County residents with jobs.

WorkAC office is located at the college’s Worthington Atlantic City Campus at 1535 Bacharach Blvd., Room W105, in the Caesars Entertainment Hospitality and Gaming Studies Wing. Office hours are Monday to Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon and 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., with extra hours until 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. Contact (609) 343-4800 ext. 4624 for more information.

Visit their website: http://www.atlantic.edu/workac/

Employment Assistance for Ex-Offenders in Atlantic City