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Job Seeker Services

Baltimore County assists residents seeking jobs with training and services.

Career and Development Resources

Career Placement Resources

Career Training Resources

RG Steel

Everything you need to look for a job, choose or change a career, develop new skills, or search for just the right school is at your fingertips when you visit a Workforce Development Center. Whether you need information, career consultation, training, computer access or other services, our professional and knowledgeable staff will work with you to help you achieve your goals and succeed in today's ever changing job market.

Workforce Development Centers are conveniently located in:

Each Center offers the following services:

Career and Development Resources

  • Computer Resource Labs
    Computers are available for preparing résumés, cover letters, practicing computer skills and obtaining access to the Internet and hot job search web sites.
  • Computerized Job Bank
    Search The Maryland Workforce Exchange which is a comprehensive job search and career development tool, and other job databases which contain thousands of local and national jobs.
  • Fax and Copy Machines
    Equipment is available to make your job search a breeze.
  • Individual Work Space with Telephones
    Work space is available to encourage a successful job search.
  • Labor Market and Career Information
    Information on current labor market trends and growing occupations is easily accessible.
  • Reference / Resource Library
    Includes newspapers, business journals, magazines, videos and books that will aide your career development and job search activities.
  • Training & Education Resource Library
    Information regarding Maryland Higher Education Commission approved training providers and courses are readily available.
  • Veterans Services
    Veteran Representatives are available to assist qualified service men and women and their spouses with additional services and resources at each Center.
  • Professional Development Seminars
    Developed in conjunction with CCBC, seminars provide assistance and guidance on various topics such as:
    • Computer Essentials for the Job Search Process
    • Mathematics Skills Survey and Review - three Days
    • Writing a Winning Résumé: Building the Foundation - Part I
    • Writing a Winning Résumé: The Finished Product - Part II
    • Job Search, Interviewing and Social Media Fundamentals
    • Federal Job Search Guidelines

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Career Placement Resources

  • Career Consultation
    Through a comprehensive employability assessment, our professional consultants can help you identify your skills, interests and aptitudes in order to pursue the career that is just right for you. You will also receive assistance in the development of a productive job search strategy or training agenda that will help you land the career of your choice.
  • Job Placement Assistance
    All of the tools that you need to locate your desired job are available at the Centers, including referrals to job openings.
  • Resume Development
    Receive tips and guidance from professional resume writers on how to create or update an effective resume.
  • Support Services
    Consultants can help identify support services that are available to you while you are unemployed.

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Career Training Resources

Skills Enhancement

Accelerate your job search by obtaining introductory computer skills in:

  • Keyboarding
  • Access
  • Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • Word

Increase job opportunities through:

  • Earning a GED
  • English for Speakers of Other Languages Classes
  • Literacy Courses
  • Sales and Marketing Seminars

Pursue job specific occupational training that can prepare you for opportunities in line with Baltimore County's labor market demand. Have you considered:

  • Allied Health
  • Skilled Trades
  • Technology
  • Transportation

Funds are available to support the training of individuals who meet qualification criteria.

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RG Steel

A large amount of information was presented during the RG Steel Resource Fair sessions. That information is being made available here. The following documents are PDFs and open in a new window.

USW 9477 Resource and Information Fair Presentation

Trade Petition Presentation

COBRA Presentation

Maryland Health Insurance Presentation

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If you have questions about any of our services, please contact the Workforce Development Center nearest you.

Revised September 21, 2012

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