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Suffolk County Executive Bellone Announces Upcoming Job Hiring Events In August

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Suffolk Job Fair to Be Held on September 14 in Smithtown.

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Suffolk County, NY - August 13, 2018 - Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone today announced that the Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center will host a range of employment events in mid-to-late August to assist residents in their job searches. Beginning on August 13 through August 17, the Employment Center will provide career counseling, resume preparation, and job search assistance outreach services at multiple locations throughout Suffolk County.  A number of hiring events will also be held throughout August, and on September 14 at the Smithtown Library a Job Fair will be held to allow job seekers to meet with prospective employers.
 
“We have an obligation to ensure our unemployment continues to remain low by connecting our residents with employment opportunities,” said Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone. “I urge all residents to take advantage of these resources and encourage them to bring their resumes to our upcoming Job Fair in September.”
 
CAREER COUNSELING/JOB SEARCH SERVICES
 
Monday, August 13
Adelante/FREE, 10 AM – 3 PM
83 Carleton Avenue, Central Islip, 11722
(631) 434-3481
 
Tuesday, August 14
Huntington Opportunity Resource Center, 10 AM – 3 PM
1264 New York Avenue, Huntington Station, 11746
(631) 385-2163
 
Bellport Hageman East Patchogue (BHEP), By Appointment
1492 Montauk Highway, Bellport, 11713
(631) 286- 9264
 
Wednesday, August 15
Wyandanch Community Resource Center, 10 AM – 3 PM
1585 Straight Path Wyandanch, 11798
(631) 643-1971
 
Thursday, August 16
Huntington Opportunity Resource Center, 10 AM – 3 PM
1264 New York Avenue, Huntington Station, 11746
(631) 385-2163
 
Friday, August 17
Wyandanch Community Resource Center, 10 AM – 3 PM
1585 Straight Path Wyandanch, 11798
(631) 643-1971
 
HIRING EVENTS
 
Tuesday, August 14, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Riverhead Employment Center
 
Suffolk County Department of Social Services -- HEAP Program is recruiting for Temporary Clerk Typists at $13.14/hour, Community Service Workers at $11.00/hour, and Fuel Assistance Workers at $11.00/hour.
 
Clerk Typists
Perform clerical functions, including input and retrieval of documents in computer programs; Perform reception functions including in person and on the telephone. Completes forms, organizes and maintains files, and completes data entry. Assist Suffolk residents with emergency requests for fuel during evening weekend and holiday hours, and perform related duties as required.
 
Community Service Workers
Assist Suffolk residents in applying for Energy related Social Service programs. Conduct in person and telephone interviews, Conduct home visits as needed for homebound individuals with emergency needs, to determine eligibility for Energy related benefits (applicant must use their own vehicle with mileage reimbursement available).
 
Fuel Assistance Workers
Assist Suffolk residents in applying for Energy related Social Service programs. Conduct in person and telephone interviews; determine eligibility for Energy related benefits; Complete forms, organize files, input and retrieve data from computer programs; perform related duties as required. Applicant must have six (6) months of experience in a position that involves substantial public contact. Applicant must have graduated from a standard senior high school or possess a high school equivalency.
 
Thursday, August 16, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
One-Stop Employment Center
725 Veterans Memorial Highway, Hauppauge, NY 11788
 
SAS Retail Services is recruiting for Retail Merchandisers to work on a team maintaining planograms (product shelf assignment) point-of-purchase materials, merchandising, stocking and building displays, and participating in store events according to the service plan for each store visit.  Responsible for maintaining client and retailer standards to increase sales volume of the products represented. $12.00/ hour
 
CAREER EXPLORATION
 
Wednesday, August 15, 9:30 AM
Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center
725 Veterans Memorial Highway, Hauppauge, NY 11788
 
Staring Your Own Business: A representative from the New York State Small Business Development Center will discuss how to start your own business and become a small business owner. See a counselor or phone (631) 853-6600 to reserve a spot. Space is limited and must be pre-registered.
 
Wednesday, August 22, 9:30 AM
One-Stop Employment Center
725 Veterans Memorial Highway, Hauppauge, NY  11788
 
US Customs & Border Protection Opportunities: A Representative from US Customs and Border Protection will present an informational session to discuss how to apply for a position and navigate through their website, the diversity of positions and occupation career advancement, financial & job security, and health, retirement & insurance benefits. Must be a United States Citizen with residency in the US for the past three years, referred for selection prior to 40th birthday (waiver for US Veterans), meet job-related medical, fitness and drug testing standards, possess valid driver’s license, successfully participate in a Structured Interview, pass a polygraph examination and background investigation. Space is limited and must be pre-registered. (631) 853-6600
 
JOB FAIR
 
Friday, September 14, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Presented by the One-Stop Employment Center at Smithtown Library
1 North Country Rd Smithtown, NY  11787, (631) 360-2480
 
Scheduled to Attend: Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Attentive Care, Bachrach Group, Combined Insurance, DDI, DiCarlo Distributors, East/West Industries, Express Employment Pros, Family First Home Companions, First in Service Staffing, Hellen Keller Services For the Blind, Home Care Solutions, Home Depot, Home Instead Senior Care, Lloyd Staffing, Nature’s Bounty, Northwell Health, Options for Community Living, Prudential, Right At Home, SCOPE, Shoprite, Spellman High Voltage, Suffolk Transportation Services, TRI/American Maintenance, UCP of Suffolk, US Nonwovens, US Postal Service, and Well Life Network. All are welcome and no registration is required.
 
Job candidates in need of proper attire for an interview should contact Career Couture at (631) 853-6769. Career Couture is a boutique at the Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center that offers individuals proper business attire for upcoming interviews without a charge.