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Connecticut Department of Labor

Have an unemployment claim question? Ask Tina! She is located on the Ask DOL button @ the bottom of the screen here --> CTDOL photo

CT unemployment rate is slowly dropping, our economist estimate it is about 12-13%, BLS has us at 7.8%" CTDOL photo

Employers can find support in recruiting, hiring, retaining, and advancing qualified individuals with disabilities at #NDEAM75 CTDOL photo

Economic downturns don't have to mean layoffs, Shared Work helps keep employer costs down & employees job-attached. For more information visit: CTDOL photo

A reminder to register for National Business & Disability Council’s Virtual Disability Inclusion Summit on October 21st and learn about best practices in the field of disability equity and inclusion at #NDEAM75 CTDOL photo

Protect your health and your finances with health insurance through Access Health CT. Get free help from . @AccessHealthCT to stay covered! CTDOL photo

Capital Workforce Development Board

I just uploaded “HRA Summer Program Highlights” to #Vimeo:


Visit Capital Workforce Partners to view Career Opportunities!

Eastern Connecticut Workforce Investment Board

Thank you to @WorkforceInvest for recognizing EWIB's MPI with the Chairman's Award for Outstanding Partnership. US @RepJoeCourtney (CT 2nd Dist), and EWIB Chairman Chris Jewell accepted the award on our behalf during a virtual ceremony on 6/29.

Virtual Hiring Event with American Job Centers of Eastern CT on Wednesday Sept. 30, 10am-2pm!
To register call 860-848-5240 or email aroy
Here are links to great tips to best present yourself during a virtual interview:
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We would like to thank the @PeoplesUnited, @ChelseaGroton, @cfectnews, @ChamberECT, @dimebankct, @CharterOakFCU, Eastern CT Savings Bank & @pfizer Foundations for helping to fund the Summer Youth Employment Program through their grants this year! ect_ewib photo

EB's Quonset Point Facility is hiring Welders & Shipfitters! There will be a recruiting event at the New England Institute of Technology's East Greenwich Campus in RI. If you've applied to the MPI and have passed the assessment, this would be a great addition to your resume.
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GD Electric Boat @GDElectricBoat
Interested in a career in welding or shipfitting? We will train you!

Electric Boat is holding a recruiting job fair for welders and shipfitters on 9/12 at the New England Institute of Technology in East Greenwich, RI. Hope to see you there!

Questions? Call 401-268-2400.

Interested in free and flexible access to online manufacturing training? 180 Skills offers industry-aligned courses focused on advanced manufacturing skills and general employability concepts. Go to & click on the 180 Skills button at the top of our page! ect_ewib photo

The American Job Centers of Eastern CT will be running a Virtual Hiring Event next Wednesday, Sept. 9. Check out the flyer below for more information: ect_ewib photo

Northwest Regional Workforce Investment Board

Alternative Employment in Torrington has a number of positions open! Search JOB ID on NRWIB photo

180 Skills provides training in various industries, including Manufacturing! If you've lost your job to COVID-19, consider upskilling or changing career paths. Get more information and enroll here NRWIB photo

Marshalls in Watertown is hiring! Apply on by searching location. Temp to permanent positions available.

Alliance Healthcare in Danbury is hiring a Ultrasound Tech! The ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGIST performs ultrasound imaging procedures on all patients to provide interpreting Radiologist an accurate clinical history of patient signs and symptoms. Apply here

Alliance Healthcare in Danbury is hiring a Patient Coordinator. The PC would support the Northeast Radiology sites in Brewster, NY and Danbury. The position is 30-35 hours a week (Mon-Sat). To apply

#WhatsWorking: How To Build A More Just And Equitable Economy, The Ideas Are Flowing via @forbes

South Central Workforce Investment Board (Workforce Alliance)

What's new in job interviews? How can you make the best first impression? View our video and take the scare out of job interviews! WorkforceAllCT photo

Watch all of CPTV's "A Path Forward" short features including our own Project CEO graduate Singquel Short on @Connecticut Public
Project CEO provides job skills to ages 16-24 living in South Central CT.
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Essential businesses are hiring. Recently added: Vanessa Research & Kitchen Brains manufacturing. See opportunities here: WorkforceAllCT photo

If you are not working or not working enough due to the economic impact of COVID-19, sign up for on-the-job training or paid work experience by visiting: WorkforceAllCT photo

Help us to shape employment & training programs for the next 5 years! A draft of our proposed plan for South Central CT is now posted on our website at:
You have until 3 PM Sept. 25 to send comments to creardon
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The Workplace Inc.

While COVID presents fresh challenges for prisoners re-entering society, it also presents new opportunities. We have also pivoted, our WorkPlace initiative moved to an online platform and job placements have continued during the pandemic.

Job Tip of the Day - Finding a new job can be a challenging and frustrating experience. You can make the job search a bit easier on yourself if you use proactive strategies for finding a new job. #jobsearch #JobTip #jobsearchtips #findajob

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. supports the community. We are proud to announce our COO, Adrienne Parkmond & Theta Epsilon Omega Chapter Covid Task Force Co-Chair Diane Turner coordinated this initiative. Food gift cards & lotion were donated to seniors. TheWorkPlace_CT photo

Hire a person with a disability today
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CT Dept. of Labor @CTDOL
Employers can find support in recruiting, hiring, retaining, and advancing qualified individuals with disabilities at #NDEAM75

Job Tip of the Day - Preparing for work is an investment in your long-term health. So how do you effectively prepare yourself and your family for the workweek? Follow these 10 tips #jobsearch #JobTip #jobsearchtips #findajob

P2E celebrated another virtual graduation! Thank you to the legislators who joined us today @Alex4CT, @SenCarloLeone, @DavidMichel007, Representative Gresko, and Representative Baker. Out of work for 6+ months? Apply today for #P2E and get back to #work. TheWorkPlace_CT photo