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The Official Career Development Source for Employment, Training and Recruitment issues for Business and Individuals in Chenango, Delaware and Otsego Counties of New York State.

Delaware County Summer Youth Employment Program


Do you know a youth between the ages of 14-20 that lives in Delaware County and needs a summer job? We can help! 

With the increase in minimum wage it is harder than ever for young people to compete with adults for summer employment opportunities. Delaware County CDO Workforce offers a Summer Employment Program for Delaware County youth ages of 14-20 who are interested in a summer jobs in their own communities.

A summer job can help youth to earn money for college or that first car, explore fields of interest, and learn valuable life skills to help them build a bright future.

This program enables youth to participate in valuable paid work experiences and educational workshops.

Complete applications must be received by June 8th. There are income eligible and non-income eligible slots available. Apply today as opportunities are limited.

To download the application, click here. (Applications are also available in your local high school Guidance office and both the Delhi and Sidney CDO Workforce offices.)

Please DO NOT return the applications to the school. Return completed applications to the Sidney or Delhi CDO Workforce Office:

Sidney CDO Workforce, 21 Liberty St., SIdney, NY - Phn: 607-832-5776 - Fax: 607-832-6075

Delhi CDO Workforce, 1 Gallant Ave., Delhi, NY - Phn: 607-832-5777 - Fax: 607-832-6078

If you have any questions, please contact:

 April Feyh
CDO Workforce
21 Liberty Street
Sidney, NY 13838
Phone: 607-832-5776 Fax: 607-832-6075

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Adecco is recruiting for openings at ACCO Brands in Sidney


Adecco is recruiting for openings at ACCO Brands in Sidney. They will be at the Norwich CDO Workforce Center on Monday, April 9, 2018 9am-12pm. Scheduled appointments required by signing-up at the Front Desk at the Norwich CDO Workforce Center. If you are not located at the Norwich Center, please call the Front Desk, 334-2201, ext. 127 to schedule an appointment.

Job description:
Handpick items from pallets on shelves using order sheets, boxing items and preparing cartons for shipping, placing items on conveyor and routing to proper area, palletizing packed cartons for shipping, weighing packages, entering data and labeling items appropriately, operating mechanical jacks, possibly operating fork trucks and lifts to transport product, performing necessary paperwork for filing as well as data entry.
Must be able to stand and walk for up to 8 hours. Occasional climbing, balancing, squatting and bending. Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs., have basic reading, writing and math skills. Utilize visual and auditory skills constantly. Willing to accept a trainee. Will accept related experience in Assembly, Production, Manufacturing, Machine Operator, Forklift driver. Work days are Monday through Friday, work hours to be determined.
Hiring requirements: Employment Test, reference/security test. Benefits: Medical and Dental insurance.

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Manpower Recruitment Rescheduled - CDO Workforce Norwich


There will be a Manpower Recruitment on Tuesday, March 6th ((Originally scheduled for Friday, 3/2/2018 - but rescheduled to due a possible winter storm)), From 9am – 12pm at the Norwich CDO Workforce Center.

We will be scheduling interviews for Manpower during the time period of 9am – 11am. Manpower is willing to see walk-ins during the time period of 11am-12pm.

The sign-up sheet for the interviews is at the Front Desk. If you are not located at the Norwich Center, please call 334-2201, ext. 127 to schedule an interview.

To view current openings, click here.

To view/download the flyer, click here

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Catholic Charities of Chenango is Recruiting a Direct Support Professional


Catholic Charities will be having a job recruitment at the Norwich CDO Workforce Center on Tuesday, February 20th, 2018, from 9am – 12pm for a Direct Care Professional position (NY1241482).

The sign-up sheet for scheduled interviews is at the Front Desk.

If you are not located at the Norwich Center, please call the front desk at 334-2201, ext. 127 to schedule for an interview. Walk-ins will be accepted.

To learn more about the position or to download the flyer, click here

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AAI Position Opening: Outreach & Case Management for American Apprenticeship Initiative grant


AAI Outreach & Case Management Position  

Skills Needed:  
Ability to work independently and meet goals/ deadlines  
Well Organized  
Excellent communication skills with co-workers and customers  
Computer Skills  

· This person will build and cultivate working relationships with local schools, community agencies, parents, teacher and employers.
· Must be able to maintain meticulous records.
· This person will monitor curriculum and meet monthly with all participants in the program.
· Responsible for working closely with employers to create paid/unpaid internships over the summer and with the county summer youth programmers to ensure eligibility for youth.
· Will need to work with the Working Solutions Center (an American Job Center) to identify adult participants for the program and meet with those participants regularly.

This is a two year grant opportunity, full time with benefits.

Salary is $30,000 annually.

Send resumes and references to [email protected]. No phone calls please.

To view or print the job notice, click here

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ACCO Brands in Sidney is hiring!

  • Stock chaser – 3rd shift
  • Large Sheet Collator – 3rd shift
  • Tabbing Assistant – 2nd and 3rd shifts
  • Maintenance A – 2nd & 3rd shifts
  • Bindery B Operators – 2nd & 3rd shifts
  • Laminator Operator – 2nd shift
  • Shipper Picker Packer – 1st & 2nd shifts

To apply, click here.

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GE Aviation is Hiring for the Norwich Plant!!

GE Aviation in Norwich, NY is hiring!!

GE Aviation is in need of 8 entry-level positions and needs to hire quickly!

The positions available are 2nd Shift Assemblers and 2nd Shift Inspector.

To apply, you must visit the GE Careers page and complete the online application.

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Fly Creek Cider Mill is Hiring for the 2016 Season!!

Positions Available:

  • Team Member for Snack Barn and Bakery
  • Sales Associate and Customer Service Team Member
  • Farm Winery Sales Associate
  • Payroll and Personnel Compliance Coordinator (Part Time)
  • Cider Maker
  • Assistance Retail Experience Manager
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ATT is Hiring in Norwich!!

Premier Technologies, who run the AT&T Store in Norwich (Price Chopper Plaza), is looking for retail sales consultants!!


Premier Technologies requires their retail sales consultants to have at least 1 year of retail experience. They also require a high school diploma or equivalent.

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Directive in Oneonta, NY is Hiring!!

Directive in Oneonta, NY is hiring a full-time Website and Hosting Support Engineer.

The position will entail maintenance and optimization of the core infrastructure that drives web business. The candidate would be responsible for managing the infrastructure of shared, reseller, cloud and web hosting customers.

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Connecting Job Seekers with Businesses - All at No Cost to You

Businesses - Save money and time by outsourcing your recruitment needs to CDO Workforce. Our Career Center staff provides employers with convenient, no-cost recruitment services by connecting job seekers and employers. What We Can Do for You: Match job seekers with job openings. Coordinate communication between you, our partner agencies, and the pool of local, qualified workers. Provide interview space at the Career Center if you wish to recruit on-site. Provide targeted or general job fair recruitment opportunities.

Post your company's job openings at no charge with CDO Workforce and get exposure to many job seekers. Your job will be posted to America's Job Exchange, .

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Veterans Come First

Veterans Come First! CDO Workforce New York Career System is proud to offer Priority of Service to veterans and their eligible spouses.
What does this mean? If you served in the military, you will be:

  • Served first by the next available staff member.
  • Given first priority for jobs and training referrals for which you are eligible and qualified.

Please visit the veterans' portal of the NYSDOL website for more information and the NYS Division of Veterans Affairs

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