Workforce Development & Youth Bureau

Adult Services

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Programs

The Seneca County Department of Workforce Development & Youth Bureau is a cooperative effort with partners in the Finger Lakes Works System in the four-county Finger Lakes region. We serve both job seekers and employers in programs supported by WIOA.

Social Services Employment Programs

This program provides employment related activities and services to Human Services recipients with the goal of gaining employment.



Services for Adults and Job Seekers:

We offer the following career services…

  • Basic Services
  • Individualized Services
  • Training Services

Basic Services are available to all job seekers and include:

  • Job leads, available self-service or through assisted listings, for
    • the local area
    • New York State
    • nationwide
  • Orientation to services
  • Workshops on resume writing, interviewing and job search topics
  • Job Club
  • Labor market/labor law information
  • Resource room with computers, Internet access, fax and copy service for job-related activities and printed materials
  • Apprenticeship programs
  • Follow-up services after employment
  • Basic screening for skills and abilities
  • Information on partner agencies

 Individualized Services designed to help individuals obtain employment:

  • Comprehensive skills assessment
  • Development of individual employment plan
  • Career counseling and planning
  • Case management
  • Short-term pre-vocational training
  • Job development including employer connection

Training Services for dislocated workers and other eligible job seekers:

  • Occupational skills training
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Skills upgrading
  • Job readiness training
  • Adult education and literacy activities

Visit our Resource Room:

Miscellaneous Departmental Links:

Additional Links that may be helpful to your job search and career planning: