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One-Stop Career Centers in Framingham and Norwood
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Assists individuals who have been unemployed for more than 26 weeks
Intel, Lonza, Avery Dennison, New England Primate Center, Organogenesis, Olympus Biotech
Assists workers laid off from Intel, Lonza, Avery Dennison, New England Primate Center, Organogenesis, and Olympus Biotech
Operation ABLE Senior Community Service Employment Program
Part-time placement in government agencies or non-profits. Customers are provided intensive job search assistance and training, with a goal of unsubsidized employment.
2nd Chance for Success Employment Program
Assists mid-career aged individuals (55 or older) with preference given to immigrants and/or minority candidates
If you think you might qualify for any of these services, please talk with ETR staff.
Last week 50 ETR customers reported to us that they had found employment, at an average pay of $26.09 per hour ($51,608 per year). During the month of October, 209 ETR customers reported that they had found employment, at an average wage of $30.00 per hour ($62,400 per year). Between July 1st (the beginning of our fiscal year) and October 31st, 889 ETR customers reported employment, at an average wage of $28.64 per hour ($59,571 per year).
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ETR has free Wi-Fi for customers in both our Framingham and Norwood career centers. Enjoy.
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
A program for youth and young adults, ages 17 - 24. Assistance with GED/HiSET preparation, job search, and education
Call 508.251.1120 for more information
Find us on the roads
We have full-service career centers in Framingham and Norwood, and a limited-service satellite office in Newton, for all your employment needs.
Find us on the web
Connecting People With Jobs
Career Center Day at the State House
Wednesday, March 11, 2014
ETR Helps Veterans Face Challenges in Finding Employment
ETR Veterans Representative Nick Charbonneau. Daily News Staff Photo/ John Thornton MWDN
Read the complete article in the MetroWest Daily News (Sunday, August 2, 2015)
State to Focus on 'Middle Skills' Jobs
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.