Offered by the Richfield Springs Public Library & Maple Lane Consultants
The GED prep classes will be offered starting in January 2020 and will be based on the schedule of participants. Class enrollment will be on a rolling basis.
Participants must be over 16 years of age. An application must be completed online or in person prior to classes beginning. You can sign up at the Richfield Springs Public Library or at https://forms.gle/ZMAa9nvhsCZvH5Jr6
This class includes a GED prep book, access to a computer (during class time) and all the accessories you may need, including: Pens/Pencils, Notebook, Calculator, Headphones.
The Utica Recruitment Day Mini Job Fair is happening on Wednesday, November 20th from 10:00 am-12:00 pm at the Utica Career Center, 207 Genesee St. 2nd floor. Multiple businesses with over 200 positions will be hiring for careers in banking/finance, human services, gaming, healthcare, transportation, hospitality, corrections and more!
The following businesses will be attendance hiring for these positions:
Resource Center for Independent Living (RCIL)
Data Entry Specialist, NY Connects Coordinator, Direct Support Professional, Peer Support Specialist, Staff Development Trainer
The Arc Oneida-Lewis
Day Habilitation, Employment Specialist, Senior Payroll Clerk, House Manager, School to Work Coordinator
First Choice Staffing
Landscaper, Production Worker, Stock Clerk, CNC Programmer, Bank Teller, Welder, Data Entry
MasTec Network Solutions will be at the Madison County Career Center on November 21 from 10am-12pm. MasTec is seeking full time Tower Technicians to work at their facility. These positions pay $17-18/hr and offer a full benefits package. The selected candidate would climb and work on communications towers for the purpose of installing, replacing, and repairing antenna systems equipment. The candidate would be responsible for performing tower maintenance as needed under close supervision.
Minimum requirements: Must understand the hazards associated with tower climbing and utilizing construction equipment while working on or near energized lines and equipment. Must possess the ability to climb tall structures (100 feet or more) while carrying a 50 lb. load. Must be able to recognize safety hazards and perform duties in a safe manner. Must be able to utilize hand tools and mechanical equipment. Must be able to analyze situations accurately and adopt an appropriate course of action. Must possess effective verbal and written communication skills, be able to follow instructions accurately and complete an assigned course of action. Must be able to travel as required for this position.
The New York Association of Training & Employment professionals (NYATEP) has released the State of the Workforce 2019 Labor Market Snapshot of New York brief.
The State of the Workforce Brief is an annual snapshot, of publicly available data, to inform communities about the dynamics of their regional economy and the workforce impact. For the third year, the New York Association of Training & Employment Professionals used readily available data to understand who is working and who isn’t, what sectors and occupations are growing across the State, and the number of potential workers produced by New York’s education and training systems.
The New York Association of Training & Employment Professionals (NYATEP) is a 501(c)(3) membership organization serving the workforce development community throughout New York State. We provide the leadership, vision, and advocacy for a thriving workforce in New York State. Our focus is ensuring that every worker and employer in New York has access to the skills they need to work in and support a robust statewide economy. NYATEP’s membership serves over a million New Yorkers each year through education, job training and employment services.
The Arc Herkimer will be hosting a FREE event called Sensory Processing Disorder: A Big Piece of the Autism Puzzle on Monday, December 9th at Herkimer College from 9am to 5pm. Pre-register online at www.archerkimer.org or at 315-574-7000!
Job Fair/ Open Interviews for Winter Employment Opportunities.
Full and Part-time positions available.
There will be a Job Fair at Woods Valley Ski Area, Route 46, Westernville, NY, Friday, November 8th from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM and Saturday, November 9th from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
They are seeking Lift Attendants, Ticket Checkers, Tubing Park Attendants, Rental Shop personnel, Food/Beverage Workers and a Cleaner. YOU MUST BE 18 OR OLDER FOR LIFT OR RENTAL POSITIONS. Please bring current working papers if you are a minor.
Woods Valley Ski Area is located at 9100 NY-46, Westernville, NY 13486.
Madison County Career Center will be holding a Job Fair on Thursday, November 21st from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm at their location at 133 N. Court St. in Wampsville. The businesses that will be hiring are: Kelberman Center, Vernon Downs, Celebration Children’s Center, and Manpower. For more information contact the Madison County Career Center at 315-363-2400.
The Utica Recruitment Day Mini Job Fair will take place on Wednesday, October 30th from 10:00 am-12:00 pm at the Utica Career Center, 207 Genesee St. 2nd floor. Multiple businesses with over 200 positions will be hiring for careers in banking/finance, human services, gaming, healthcare, transportation, hospitality, corrections and more!