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Job Hunt Preparation

Resume & Cover Letter Assistance

Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you create a strong resume and cover letter so you can land that all important interview. In addition to regular printing at 25˘ per page, the department has white and ivory resume paper and matching envelopes available for 35˘ per page. Space is limited, so please call 412-622-3133 to schedule a half-hour appointment. Appointments are available at no cost.

 

Mock Interviews

Do you need help preparing for an important interview? Schedule an appointment for a mock interview and with constructive feedback. Video-recorded and phone interviews are also available by request. Registration is required.

 

Special Speaker Events

The Job & Career Education Center often hosts special speaking events featuring local career consultants, such as Karen Litzinger and Carol Silvis. Past speaking events have included talks on topics such as Job Hunting After 50, Choosing the Best Career for Your Personality Type, and Tips for Women Returning to the Work Force. Please visit our monthly class calendar to find out what is being offered! Special speaker events are offered at no cost.

 

WORKshops: Developing Your Career

Looking for your next big career? Meet Human Resources representatives from the area's top employers who will talk to you about their application and hiring process. Bring your résumé with you to receive advice that will help it stand out and get noticed. Visit our official WORKshops page to find out which employer is visiting next!

 

Contact Information

Job & Career Education Center: jcec@carnegielibrary.org
412-622-3133