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Career Center Day at the State House

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Massachusetts Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development, Ronald L. Walker II (center), poses with ETR staff: Vet Rep Nick Charbonneau, Director Ellie Rose, Manager Angie Grant, and BSR Dave Rice.     Massachusetts Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development, Ronald L. Walker II visits with ETRC Vet Rep Nick Charbonneau at Career Center Day.
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Employment Opportunity at ETR

Would you like to work here at Employment & Training Resources?
Do you have strong recruiting skills and business contacts?
A state position is currently available for a job developer / resource room staff person in Norwood
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General Dynamics Job Fair

Recruiting for Systems Engineers, Embedded Software Engineers, Java Software Developers, Cybersecurity System Engineers, Network Engineers, Information Assurance Engineers, Network Operations/Management/Architecture
Wednesday, August 5, 2015, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Johnson Compounding is Hiring!

Hiring for Customer Service and Pharmacy Technician positions.
On-the-Job Training will be considered for the right candidate
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New Advanced Excel 2013 Class at ETR

This hands-on class will help you to harness the power of Excel for extracting, analyzing and comparing data.
Thursday, July 30, 2015, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm - ETR Framingham
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ETR Customers Returning to Work

Last week 42 ETR customers reported to us that they had found employment, at an average pay of $24.70 per hour ($49,196 per year). During the month of June, 320 ETR customers reported that they had found employment, at an average wage of $30.93 per hour ($64,334 per year). From July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015, 2,882 ETR customers have reported employment, at an average wage of $28.75 per hour ($58,396 per year).

Special Services and Assistance For Unemployed Individuals

Long-Term Unemployed
Assists individuals who have been unemployed for more than 26 weeks
Healthcare, Science, and Technology
Assists workers laid off from AdLife Healthcare LLC; Fidelity Investments (Includes Veritude at Fidelity); FIS Global; Hanscom Air Force Base; (Includes contractor companies: Odyssey Systems Consulting Group Oasis Systems; Gemini Industries; Jacobs Technology; P31 Inc.; PE Systems; Sumeria Systems); IAP Worldwide Services; Quantech Services; National Grid USA Services Co.; Sun Life Financial (includes Adecco contractors who worked at Sun Life Financial)
Intel, Lonza, Avery Dennison, Staples, New England Primate Center, Organogenesis, Olympus Biotech
Assists workers laid off from Intel, Lonza, Avery Dennison, Staples, New England Primate Center, Organogenesis, and Olympus Biotech
If you think you might qualify for any of these services, please talk with ETR staff.

NEW Massachusetts Business One-Stop

Are you doing business in Massachusetts or just getting started? Check out the NEW Massachusetts Business One-Stop for information, tools, and more - all intended to help business succeed in the Commonwealth. Check it out: Mass.gov/business.

Free Wi-Fi at ETR!

ETR has free Wi-Fi for customers in both our Framingham and Norwood career centers. Enjoy.

New Services for Jobseekers

ETR is considering some valuable new services to offer to job seekers. Please take a few minutes to let us know which services you might be interested in. YOUR OPINION COUNTS!
(Please note that there might be a small fee attached to these new services)
Click here for the SurveyMonkey link

Career Connections for Youth

A program for youth and young adults, ages 14 - 24.  Assistance with GED/HiSET preparation, job search, and education
Call 508.251.1120 for more information



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Connecting People With Jobs

Additional videos from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development

State to Focus on 'Middle Skills' Jobs

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Record Number of Bay State Job Searchers Turn to Local Career Centers for Assistance

A record number of Bay State residents looking for their next employment opportunity were served by local One Stop Career Centers in the last year. Read more...

ETR in the News

Read about the breakfast for area legislators at Employment & Training Resources in Framingham.

View a video of our June 2013 MetroWest Job Fair.

Additional ETR videos