Jobs


 

The City of Newark is rich with employment and job opportunity. The City seeks to further its own industry and development by building a motivated workforce composed of its residents. The goal is bring as many jobs as possible back to Newark.

This website can help to connect those in search of work with employers seeking to hire.

Newark Jobs Connect

Looking for Work?

Newark Jobs Connect offers free services specifically designed to help city residents find employment through strong relationships with local employers who are looking to hire the best people..

Your job search starts here:

Newark One-Stop Career Center

Provides employment assistance and a single point of access to services that can help individuals successfully enter or re-enter the workforce.

990 Broad St.
Newark, NJ 07102
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am–4:30pm
Call (973) 648-7719

Core Services

  • Internet Navigation for the Job Search: Tuesdays @ 1:00 pm
  • Resume Writing Workshop: Wednesdays @ 1:00 pm
  • Resume Hard Copy: Wednesdays @ 1:00 pm
  • Interviewing Techniques: Tuesdays @ 1:00 pm
  • Job Search Workshop: Tuesdays @ 1:00 pm

Placement Services

  • Placement assistance and referrals to job openings

Veterans Services

  • Career counseling and job referrals tailored to veterans
  • Access to information regarding veteran benefits

Public Access Area for Job Search Activities

  • Computers with Internet access, printers, copiers and fax capabilities

Intensive Services

  • Training grants (NJ Training Systems)
  • Tuition Waiver Program
  • Employability development plans and vocational counseling

Additional Services

  • Assistance with unemployment insurance and filing disability claims
  • Adult basic education and GED preparation
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Workforce readiness credential
  • Self-employment assistance program
  • Re-entry programs (for ex-offenders)
  • Driver’s license reinstatement (Essex County Only)
  • Forklift certification (monthly)
  • Monthly Positive Recruitments (job fairs)
  • ReLeSe legal program (expungement, child support)
  • Referrals to partnering agencies

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Find Local Jobs

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Information on how to file Unemployment Insurance:

Unemployment Insurance

Job Training and Employment Resources

Newark has many local job training facilities and employment resources throughout the city. Find the one that is right for you to get your career on the right track.

Newark One-Stop Career Center should be your first stop for jobs, training, and financial help.

Platform to Employment – Online Site
Click here

ASPIRA
390 Broad Street
973-484-7554

Council for Airport Opportunity
17 Academy Street, Suite 501
973-622-4537

FIRST OCCUPATIONAL CENTER
391 Lakewood Road, Orange, NJ
973-672-5800

FOCUS
441- 443 Broad Street
973-624-2528

Greater Clinton Counseling
30 Clinton Street
973-623-7878

JOB CORPS
500 Plainfield Avenue, Edison, NJ
732-985-4800

LA CASA DE DON PEDRO INC.
75 Park Avenue
973-485-0850

NEWARK WORKS (CITY ONE-STOP)
990 Broad Street
973-733-5995

YOUTH One-Stop Career Center
500 Broad Street, 3rd Floor
973-733-273-6064

NEWARK TRAINING INSTITUTE (NBTI)
341 Roosevelt Avenue
973-268-8900

NCC Resource CENTER
131 Bergen Street
973-565-9500

NCC WORKFORCE DC
201 Bergen Street
973-824-6434

NJ VOCATIONAL SERVICES
124 Halsey Street
973-648-3493

YMCA
600 Broad Street
973-624-8900

TECHNICAL TRAINING PROJECT, INC.
303 University Avenue
973-624-1400

THE NORTH WARD CENTER
346 Mt. Prospect Avenue
973-481-0415

UNITED LABOR AGENCY
8-10 Park Place
973-623-7878


Temporary Employment Agencies

LABOR READY
186-208 W Market Street
973-824-1690

UNITED STAFFING
One Gateway Center
973-624-1200

PARK TO WER PERM & TEMP
50 Park Place
973-623-3002

UPDATE LEGAL
400 Connell Boulevard, Berkeley Heights
908-464-4660

Office of Reentry

The office is devoted to helping those who were incarcerated to become, successful, productive members of Newark.  There are many programs to help these individuals find jobs, family, and support services.  The office also is a referral source to community based organizations.

Contact us today at 973-733-3747

Click for full Office of Reentry page.

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