Weekly Job Byte

Your source for career exploration, training & jobs.

We have been asked more times that we can count what kind of training do I need for XX job. What are in demand jobs? Does this job have a living wage?

CareerOneStop is the flagship career, training, and job search website for the U.S. Department of Labor. The website serves job seekers, businesses, students, and career advisors with a variety of free online tools, information and resources. There are areas for career exploration, occupation profiles, training necessary and resources for almost every life situation. You can even sign up for their quarterly newsletter.  Visit the CareerOneStop.

New Jersey Demand Occupation List
The State of New Jersey offers a website that provides local job information. Find occupations “in demand” across the state.

​The Demand Occupations List brings together information about current job openings, trends, and projections in employment and labor supply, and other current indicators of the labor market.  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. ​

US Department of Labor
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Jobseeker/Worker Resources

This websites offers a variety of resources for jobseekers including: Occupational Outlook Handbook; Career Information; Career Outlook and more.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy. Its mission is to collect, analyze, and disseminate essential economic information to support public and private decision-making. As an independent statistical agency, BLS serves its diverse user communities by providing products and services that are objective, timely, accurate, and relevant. A good overall resource.  Read More.

​Step 1 in the Ready To Work NJ Program – Job Readiness Workshops!

​​Improve your chances of getting a new job and complete the first step after registering (and being accepted) 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:​​​​​​​​​​

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.