Department of Labor and Training Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (VETS)

Program Description

Rhode Island's One-Stop Career Center System is a proud partner of American Job Center network. The netWORKri centers are conveniently located throughout the state where jobseekers and employers are matched through quality employment programs and services. Whether you are a jobseeker looking for just the right job or an employer looking for qualified employees we have all the resources to make it easy for you… all at no cost!

Services

Services are available through our virtual one-stop, EmployRI, can be accessed from the comfort of your own home, on your own computer. EmployRI is a free, online database available from any computer with internet access. It contains links to thousands of job opportunities and enables users to post résumés and apply to jobs as well as research careers and find training.

For Job Seekers:

  • Job search assistance and access to online job listings
  • Career counseling
  • Coaching on job search skills
  • Workshops on a variety of job search strategies
  • Access to resources including PCs, reference materials, resume building software, and economic data
  • Networking groups
  • Specialized services for veterans, dislocated workers, disabled workers, and other special groups
  • Attend a Career Centers Workshops at a career center to learn more

For Employers:

  • Access to qualified applicants
  • Applicant pre-screening
  • Posting of jobs
  • Assistance with small and large-scale recruitment activities
  • Help planning job fairs
  • Testing and assessment of job candidates
  • Targeted mailings
  • Labor market information
  • Information on training grants and tax credits

netWORKri Training:

netWORKri offers a vast array of training, as well as partners with numerous providers to offer assistance to job seekers who may need to add training prior to finding new employment. Training include:

  • WIOA Approved Training Programs
  • Unemployment Tuition Waivers
  • Pell Grant Information
  • Licensed Occupations
  • Apprenticeship
  • Journeyman/Lineman
  • Construction Craft Laborer
  • Real Jobs Training Opportunities
  • Online Learning Resources in EmployRI

How To Apply



Contact Info

Timothy McGorty - Veterans Service Coordinator

401-462-8815
1511 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston
Rhode Island
02920

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