Friday, April 29, 2011

New and Emerging Occupations from O*NET

O*NET, Occupational Information Network from the US Department of Labor has issued a list of “New and Emerging Occupations in high growth industries” that is available through the following link
. By clicking on the occupation you get a description of the occupation including tasks, wages and employment trends. There is also an accompanying list of “Bright Outlook Occupations” which includes the new occupations and other occupations with high employment numbers.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Employment Resource Fair, Tuesday May 17, 2011

Attention Job Seekers. There will be an Employment Resource Fair at the Monmouth County Library at 10am on Tuesday, May 17, 2011. The fair will be at the Library Headquarters at 125 Symmes Drive in Manalapan, NJ. For information call 732-431-7220 or 866-941-8188. Explore local, county, and state employment services available through the Monmouth County Library Career Information Center, The Monmouth County Division of Employment and Training, the NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Brookdale Community College and Bio 1, the NJ Bioscience Talent Network.

Friday, April 1, 2011 Resources for Job Seekers

The Monmouth County Library Career Information Center will highlight the Riley Guide at a presentation at the Eastern Branch Library on Wednesday, April 27 from 10am to noon. The Library is located at 1001 Rt 35 (Broad St.), Shrewsbury, NJ. For information call 866-941-8188. The Riley Guide is an online directory of career and employment information. The Riley Guide is online at Part 1 of the guide highlights articles on job hunting and career choice. Part 2, the A-Z Index helps the user find job information in special occupations and industries.

The Monmouth County Library Career Information Center is online at