PA CareerLink® Columbia/Montour Counties Will Welcome Job Seekers and Business to New Bloomsburg Location

PA CareerLink® services in Bloomsburg will relocate the current location on Tenny Street to a new location at 415 Central Road (next to M&T Bank). The new PA CareerLink® Columbia/Montour Counties will open its doors on Monday, April 1st, 2013. Before and after the transition, the PA CareerLink® site can be reached by calling 570.387.6288.

Services will continue to be available at the Tenny Street location through Wednesday, March 27th. During a brief transition period, the site will be closed on Thursday, March 28th and Friday, March 29th but job seekers can continue to access job search services online at www.jobgateway.state.pa.us. Those visiting their local libraries are reminded that a driver’s license or library card may be required for Internet access.

Sue Snyder, PA CareerLink® Administrator, commented that the hours of operation for the new location will be Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. During these hours, job seekers will be able to use the computer lab for job search, complete applications for local employment opportunities, and learn about PA CareerLink® services. From 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the site will continue provide unemployment compensation (UC) phone and computer access.

According to Snyder, “the hours of operation will allow us to support the needs of the general public while remaining flexible with our staff and space to customize responses to specific needs identified by employers and job seekers by appointment only during the afternoon hours.” For customer convenience, services will continue to be offered to the general public until 4:30 p.m. daily at the PA CareerLink® Northumberland/Snyder/Union Counties in Sunbury.

PA CareerLink® staff provides personalized assistance for individuals preparing for and locating employment opportunities and employment-related services to help any employers locate, recruit, screen and hire qualified candidates.

Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Equal Opportunity Employer.
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