Weekly Job Byte

Why These 10 Soft Skills Could Catapult Your Career
It’s what employers CAN’T teach you that makes you more valuable.
A recent LinkedIn survey of hiring managers revealed 59 percent believe soft skills are tough to find in employees today. Which soft skills are the most sought-after among employers? They are…

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3 Tips For Finding A Purpose-Driven Job
If you’ve had your ear to the ground lately, then you may have heard about this rapidly growing movement. It’s made up of a group of people who are tired of working boring, meaningless jobs, and ready to do whatever it takes to live life on their terms.

No more Office Space style workplaces.

No more quarter-life crisis’, and spending the majority of your work day finding ways to look busy as you suppress your anger at wasting your life away… Read More.

​In order to apply, you will need to complete the form and upload your cover letter & resume. If you have any questions, the program coordinator’s email is listed in the form. In order to be eligible for these positions, you must be qualified & enrolled in the Ready to Work NJ Program.

Click HERE to view our listings. Please note that you will have to zoom in on the document to read the position information. Please note we keep job listings for 1 month. ​

WorkFORCE® Program for Career Development
​To succeed in the workforce, you need more than academic knowledge and technical skills—you also need strong interpersonal, professional, and self-management skills. RTWNJ is happy to offer the ETS WorkFORCE® Program for Career Development to all participants to help develop these key work readiness skills.

The WorkFORCE® Program for Career Development begins with a computer-based assessment that will provide a detailed report on your strengths and areas for improvement six areas related to workforce success. After you complete the assessment you will have access to an interactive online Training Program, which uses videos, scenarios, and mock jobinterviews to help you practice these skills. You can work through the Training Program at your own pace, and will receive a Certificate of Achievement when you complete the Training Program.

Click here to request access to the program. Once verified you will receive a link with log-in information directly from ETS.

​2 Day Job Readiness Workshops Filling Up FAST!

​​Improve your chances of getting a new job by taking advantage of the Ready To Work NJ 2 Day Workshop! These 2 day workshops help with resume & cover letter writing, interviewing techniques, networking & social media tips.

Upcoming workshops are scheduled at:​​​​​

  • Raritan CC – March 21 & 28 – Contact Jaci Teune
  • Union CC – March 21 & 22 – Contact John Radvany
  • Brookdale CC – March 24 & 25 – Contact John Radvany
  • Camden CC – March 27 & 30 – Contact Dan Lim
  • Middlesex CC – March 29 & 30 – Contact John Radvany

Candidates may also receive a phone call from the participating Colleges. Note: if email link doesn’t work, please use the first initial last name @ njworkforce.org to send an email.