Career Express Visits Terryville Library,
High Schools and Job Corps in January
For immediate release
January 6, 2009
Connecticut Department of Labor employees on board the agency’s Career
Express will provide tips on career exploration process for students and
conduct job search assistance workshops in several communities during the month
of January. Stops will include the following events:
Career Express staff will detail use of the Connecticut Department of
Labor’s Job and Career Connection for job search and career exploration
purposes during a 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. visit to Emmett O’Brien Technical High
School, 141 Prindle Ave., Ansonia.
Employees on board the Career Express will conduct a 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
résumé workshop at East Haven Town Hall for applicants who pre-registered as
part of a library program. They will then offer a job search assistance session
to the general public from 12:30 to 3 p.m. East Haven Town Hall is located at
250 Main St.
Career Express staff will be providing visitors who stop by Ansonia
Community Action, Inc. with job search assistance during a 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
visit. The organization is located at 4 Fourth Street in Ansonia.
Career Express staff will discuss job search strategies, interviewing
techniques and provide information about the Connecticut Department of Labor’s
services to students during a 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. visit to the Porter & Chester
Institute, 221 West Main St., Branford.
Employees on board the Career Express will conduct job search and
interviewing techniques workshops during a 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. visit to
Southington’s Alta-Alternative Education Program, 242 Main St.
Career Express staff will provide visitors stopping by the Terryville
Public Library with job search assistance during a noon to 3:30 p.m. visit. The
library is located at 238 Main St.
Jan. 28 and 30:
Connecticut Department of Labor employees will present a Job Search
Strategies workshop and offer tips about performing an Internet job search
and filling out job applications. From 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. during two
Career Express visits to Coventry High School. The school is located on
Ripley Hill Road.
Labor Department employees on board the Career Express will present
Introduction to One-Stop Services and Job Search Strategies workshops
during an 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. stop at the Hartford Job Corps Academy. The
Hartford Job Corps Academy, William Shorty Campbell Drive in Hartford.
can be found at job fairs, career development events, schools, and
workshops, seminars and events across the state. Businesses or individuals
having the Career Express visit their company, organization or school can
contact Karen at (860) 263-6018 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Information
on the Career Express also can be found on the agency’s Web site at
Media Contact: Nancy Steffens (860) 263-6535