COVID 19 UPDATE: Our SUNY Erie South Campus Career Center currently has limited in-person services. Please email us at email@example.com for an appointment. Full services are available at our North Campus Career Center located in Gleasner Hall, Williamsville, NY with social distancing guidelines in place. Please call us at 716-270-4444 for more information.
Southtown constituents may access new customer orientations, interview skills, career coaching, networking meetings, Trade Act, resume and cover letter assistance, as well as other free job search services and resources virtually from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays to Thursdays and on Fridays 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please contact us at 716-270-4444 or firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment for individualized assistance. Please leave a message and allow for a short response time (we will respond during the same business day in most circumstances). We look forward to connecting with you!
Free workshops, networking meetings, and other events to help you feel confident and productive.
Virtual workshops such as Getting Better Results with Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS), LinkedIn Basic for Jobseekers, Developing Your Personal Brand, Showing Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion on Your Resume, and Resumes and Cover Letters teach you what you need to know to succeed in today's job market. Our free virtual workshops are synchronous (live) which allow you to interact with our Career Coaches, ask questions, and receive lots of individual attention.
You must be registered with New York State's Career Center system to access Erie County Career Centers' cost-free resources. If you are not registered yet, please attend one of our virtual orientation workshops. Other workshops include:
Afternoon Networking Job Club
Effective Strategies for Virtual Job Searching
Goal Setting Strategies for Career Success - What do you want to achieve for yourself over the next year? If you’re having trouble following through on activities to get you on track, join us for some goal setting strategies.
How to Make Your Resume Applicant Tracking System (ATS) Friendly
Orientation for Career Center Jobseekers - Receive information about the cost-free resources/services available to Erie County/WNY jobseekers at our certified career centers. This virtual workshop includes a brief presentation, opportunities to ask questions, job search tips, and one-on-one time with a Career Coach. Please provide your phone number and email address when registering for this workshop. You will be asked to provide information to help us assist you with your job search and career goals. Facilitated by one of our friendly and fantastic Career Coaches (please note: the Orientation is required if you are applying for an Individual Training Account grant for job training through our career center. - SUNY Erie Orientation Presentation click [HERE]
Practical Steps for a Career Change
How to Write a Great Resume in 2021
Tips for Video-Based Interviews
Trade Act Information Session
Workshop and networking attendance guidelines:
- Please mute your microphone until it is your turn to speak to reduce background noise.
- As a member of our workshop, we ask that you respect each other’s privacy, and treat class discussion as confidential.
- We cannot guarantee that everything shared within a group setting will stay in our virtual classrooms, so please share only what you are comfortable discussing.
- Respect everyone’s voice.
New York State’s Career Centers are proud to offer Priority of Service to Veterans and Eligible Spouses. If you served on Active Duty in the United States Armed Forces, we will serve you first by the next available staff member; and give you first priority to any jobs or training for which you are eligible and qualified.
Funded under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). An equal opportunity employer/program. All One Stop Career Centers are handicapped accessible. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. A proud partner of the American Job Center Network.