Local Jobseeking Resources

Jobseeker Resource Guide

Local Jobseeking Resources:

BOCES Adult Education & Career Programs:

Provides job training programs, continuing education, adult academic programs, career services, business and industry training, and assistance in earning a high school diploma.

Broome-Tioga BOCES
Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES
Greater Southern Tier BOCES (Tioga, Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, and Allegany Counties)
Onondaga-Cortland-Madison BOCES
Tompkins-Seneca-Tioga BOCES
Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES (Ontario, Seneca, Yates, Cayuga, and Wayne Counties)

Or check out this map with all BOCES facilities in New York State.

Cayuga County:

Cayuga Works Career Center -An official Department of Labor “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address
: 199 Franklin St., Suite 204, Auburn, NY 13021
Phone:
 (315) 253-1590 Email: employed@cayugacounty.us

Cortland County:

Cortland Works Career Center -An official Department of Labor “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address: 99 Main Street, Cortland, NY 13045
Phone: 607-756-7585 Email: employed@cortland-co.org

Catholic Charities Job Quest Program– Our Job Quest program provides paid work and opportunities for those in recovery from mental health issues and who want to develop new job skills and refresh work habits as they transition to permanent employment.
Address: 33-35 Central Avenue, Cortland NY 13045
Phone: (607) 756-5992

Seneca County:

Finger Lakes Works – An official Department of Labor “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address: 1 DiPronio Drive, Waterloo, NY 13165
Phone: 315-539-1905 Email: workforcedev@co.seneca.ny.us

Tioga County:

Broome-Tioga Workforce New York – An official Department of Labor “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address: 1062 State Route 38, Owego, NY 13827
Phone: 607-687-8500, or 1-877-882-8313, ext. 8500

Tompkins County:

Tompkins Workforce New York– An official Department of Labor “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address: Center Ithaca, Suite 241, 171 E. State Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-272-7570 ext 129, Email: dbradac@tompkins-co.org

Challenge Workforce Solutions– A nonprofit, vocational services organization which provides employment and placement opportunities to individuals with disabilities and other barriers to employment.
Address: 950 Danby Road, Ste. 179, Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone:607-272-8990 Email: info@aboutchallenge.org

Tompkins County Workers’ Center – Unemployed and Underemployed Support Group meetings held Thursdays at 4:30pm.
Address: 115 East Martin Luther King Street (The Commons), 2nd Floor, Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-269-0409

Women’s Opportunity Center -This nonprofit provides offers many resources to help both men and women find employment, including job search assistance, computer training and access, educational counseling, a “dressing room” with outfits suitable for job interviews, and more.
Address: 315 North Tioga St, Ithaca NY, 14850
Phone: 607-272-1520 Email: info@womensopportunity.org

Catholic Charities – Employment counseling and assistance.
Address: 324 West Buffalo Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-272-5062