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- - myBenefits
- - Finger Lakes Works
- - Seneca County Transp Initiative Program
- - Summer Youth Application
- - VITA(Free Tax Service)
- - WorkKeys
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VITA - FREE Tax Preparation
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) is a free, IRS sponsored program that prepares federal and state income taxes. IRS-certified volunteers provide basic return preparation and e-filing to Seneca County residents with an individual or family income under $52,000 in 2013. We have two convenient locations: Seneca County Office Building and the Interlaken Public Library. A user-friendly self-service income tax preparation program option, MyFreeTaxes is available for individuals or families with a combined annual income under $58,000. For additional information call (315) 539-1905 or visit www.co.seneca.ny.us/workforceyouthbureau.php.
Food Service Technician Training for Veterans & Spouses
Start a career in the food industry by becoming a professionally trained food service technician. Orientations will be held for Veterans & spouses at Finger Lakes Works/Ontario County, Workforce Development Conference Room 8, 3010 County Complex Drive, Canandaigua, NY 14424. See attached flyer for more details and how to register for orientation.
March Calendar of Events - Seneca County
Please view the attached file for upcoming workshops at Seneca County Workforce Development & Youth Bureau. To register for any of these workshops or for more information please contact (315) 539-1905. This article has a file attachment. Click here to view the file.
March Calendar of Events - Wayne County
Please view the attached file for upcoming workshops at the Wayne County Finger Lakes Works. To register for any of these workshops or for more information please contact (315) 946-7270.
Building Bridges Award
In February 2014, the United Way of Seneca County presented the Building Bridges Award to Seneca County Workforce Development & Youth Bureau. This award is for the leadership and support that has been provided and the commitment shown which has proven to be invaluable to the community. Please see the attached for a photo of the presentation.
CNA Training Program at Finger Lakes Health
The next CNA Training Program at Geneva General Hospital will start on May 21st and will run through June 18th. This is a paid training program, $8.00 per hour during training and upon certification the base rate will increase to $9.52 plus shift differential for working the off shifts and weekends. Anyone who has interest can apply directly through the website at www.flhealth.org.
Today’s job search involves more than the traditional regimen of resume writing and interviewing skills. Career Navigator is an intensive training program designed to help job seekers: Redefine their skills to better fit emerging industries/occupations; Design a job search strategy that fits your values, skills, and goals; Learn marketing techniques that will help you stand out among other job seekers; Learn the new rules of job searching; Navigate the obstacles of a changing economy. Sessions will be held March 24 - 28, 2014 from 9am to 4pm. Limited seating. Please call immediately to reserve your slot. This course has a $200 value but is being offered to qualified applicants for free! Read the attached flyer for more information.
March Calendar of Events - Geneva
Please view the attached file for upcoming workshops at the Geneva Finger Lakes Works-NYS Department of Labor. To register for any of these workshops or for more information please contact (315) 789-1771. This article has a file attachment. Click here to view the file.
Ontario County Job Leads - Week of 3/3/14
For more information regarding these job leads please contact Ontario County Finger Lakes Works at 585-396-4020.
Wayne County Job Leads - Week of 3/3/14
For more information regarding these job leads please contact Wayne County Finger Lakes Works at 315-946-7270.
Seneca County Job Leads - Week of 3/3/14
The attached are the job leads prepared by Seneca County Workforce Development & Youth Bureau. Visit the office located on the 2nd floor of 1 DiPronio Drive, Waterloo to take advantage of our services, which include resume preparation, a fully equipped Resource Room, a variety of workshops based on job search topics (including interviewing, job searching, and several others), individual counseling and assessment, information on training opportunities and MUCH, MUCH MORE!
Remedy Staffing Open Recruit
Remedy Staffing will be holding an open recruit at Seneca County Workforce Development & Youth Bureau on Friday, March 14th from 1:00 - 3:00pm. Please see the attached flyer for more details.
Stafkings Open Recruit
Stafkings will be holding an open recruit on Thursday, March 13 from 9-11am. at Finger Lakes Works - Geneva, 70 Elizabeth Blackwell St., Geneva. After that event, they will be coming to our office in Waterloo from 1:00-3:00pm at Seneca County Workforce Development & Youth Bureau, 1 DiPronio Drive. Please see the attached flyer for more details. Visit Finger Lakes Works - Seneca County and take advantage of our services, which include a fully equipped Resource Room, a variety of workshops, individual counseling and assessment, information on training opportunities and MUCH, MUCH MORE! Please visit us on the web at www.co.seneca.ny.us/workforceyouthbureau.php or "Like" us on our Facebook page, Seneca County Workforce Development & Youth Bureau, to get the newest updates for news and announcements about upcoming career fairs, recruitments, workshops, and much more.
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Advanced Manufacturing Pathways Project
High paying jobs are going unfilled in Advanced Manufacturing!
Think robotics, not wrenches
Jobs in advanced manufacturing have evolved since your parents worked in the industry. Today's manufacturing workforce is highly skilled and operating machinery using computer technology. The Advanced Manufacturing Pathway Project is designed to cover all costs associated with a degree is specific advanced manufacturing fields offered at Monroe, Genesee, or Finger Lakes Community College. There is also additional funding that can be used for living expenses. High paying jobs exist in this industry and this grant is a great way to get started in the new advanced manufacturing industry.
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