PA CareerLink® Lycoming County Moving to New Location

June 17, 2011

Lycoming County job seekers and businesses will soon access PA CareerLink® services in a new downtown Williamsport location at 329 Pine Street (formerly Susquehanna Bank). The new PA CareerLink® Lycoming County will open its doors on June 27, at 9 a.m.

According to Linda Van Der Pool, site administrator, “The current location will remain open on June 20 and 21. To ensure service availability throughout the transition, we are pleased to announce that essential services will be offered at the Pennsylvania College of Technology. PA CareerLink® staff will be available in Room 102 of the Madigan Library on the Penn College campus from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 20 through June 24. Job seekers will be able to use the computer lab to update resumes, access on-line job search engines or prepare for the WorkKeys® assessments.”

President Davie Jane Gilmour said “Penn College is pleased to be able to provide temporary assistance to PA CareerLink in order to ensure that area job seekers have access to the services they need during the relocation.”

Job seekers can also access job search services online at www.pacareerlink.state.pa.us from any Internet connection. Those visiting local libraries are reminded that a drivers’ license or library card may be required for Internet access.

When the new location opens on June 27, job seekers will have access to the Natural Gas Employment Resource Area. This new resource will provide information on Marcellus Shale related occupations, employers and tools to help job seekers decide if and how they may enter this emerging industry. The PA CareerLink® Lycoming County will continue to provide a full range of assistance to job seekers and employers.

Contact information for the PA CareerLink® Lycoming County before, during and after the transition is 570.601.5465.

PA CareerLink® staff provides personalized assistance for individuals preparing for and locating employment opportunities through job search resources, interactive job preparation workshops and career assessments including the ability to earn a national WorkKeys® Career Readiness Certificate. A wide range of employment-related services to help any employers locate, recruit, screen and hire qualified candidates are available, including labor market information, staff assistance to market job openings, job matching to identify qualified, skilled workers and job seeker screening.
 
Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.  Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

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