Welcome to the CTHires Training and Information Site
CTHires is in the final testing phases and scheduled for a December
Keep checking this site for upcoming training and information regarding
the upcoming rollout!!!!
a powerful online job seeker/workforce services system, accessed as a
website on the Internet or an Intranet at a OneStop Center. It was
specifically designed for job seekers, students, case managers,
employers, training providers, workforce professionals, and others
seeking benefits and services. The system provides fast access to a
complete set of employment tools in one web site. Surveys have proven
that users find it convenient and very useful.
Use your mouse to point and click your way through the online services.
This system is designed to be comfortable for everyone, even the person
who has little computer experience.
Features to help job seekers and students within the system
Use a professional format to create and send resumes and cover letters
Assess your job skills, set goals, and research training providers
Review available jobs and apply online
Set up a Virtual Recruiter search agent to automatically review job
postings and notify you of jobs that match your skills
Track your job search efforts and resumes sent in a personal profile
Learn about services and benefits for which you may be eligible
Determine a budget and plan for training
Research regional labor market information, such as salaries
Use the email/message center to contact employers and your case manager
Employer users will find the following features helpful:
Define skills and post job orders to find potential candidates
Research labor market information on salaries and economic data
Set up a Virtual Recruiter search agent to automatically find candidates
within the system that match the job skills of
the job order.
Communicate with job seekers, case managers, training providers, and
others within the system email and message
In summary, the user-friendly system will assist you with your
job search and workforce service needs.
Training Videos: Follow these links for basic training videos which
highlight the new system!!!!
Overview of Staff Services
How to Use This Site
- (7:58) Learn how to identify and use valuable system resources.
This video will help you navigate the system with confidence and ease.
Creating an Individual Account
- (9:04) Learn how to create your individual account to complete
system registration. This will enable you to take full advantage of
system resources, such as building a resume and finding a job.
- (15:23) Learn how to record details of your education and
employment histories, as well as other profile criteria. Detailed
background information provides the foundation for most resumes, and
helps employers find your resume more easily.
Resume Builder Part 1: Overview
- (10:24) Learn the basics to create a professional resume to
advertise your skills and experience to employers. This tutorial
examines the four basic components of the Resume Builder Wizard.
Resume Builder Part 2: Creation Methods
- (12:26) Learn the similarities and differences among each
resume build process (manual, automated entry, copy and paste, or copy
existing). This tutorial offers practical suggestions to help you choose
the best resume creation method.
Finding a Job
- (9:07) Learn how to conduct a job search to find employment
opportunities. The video will demonstrate the various search options
available and how to apply for desired job openings.
The Virtual Recruiter for Individuals
- (3:15) Learn how the system automatically searches for jobs
based on your desired criteria. When it finds a match, the system will
create a notification alert using your preferred method(s) of contact.
My Workspace Overview
- (5:12) This interface provides individuals with quick access to
workforce development information and common labor exchange tasks. The
Virtual OneStop dashboard is interactive, visually presenting
information in a way that is easy to read and interpret – through the
use of graphics and other standard means. Job Seekers may customize the
actual widgets in operation to more precisely display desired options.
See New Additional Videos