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Career Corner: Local Jobs, Apprenticeships, & Career-Related Events

Looking for a job or a change in career? Here is a list of local jobs, apprenticeships, and career-related events:

Upcoming Career-Related Events

Career Exploration: Civil Service (Suffolk County Department of Labor)
Date: Thursday, September 15, 2022
Time: 10am
Location: One Stop Employment Center, 725 Veterans Memorial Highway, Smithtown
For more information and to register, click HERE.

BJ’s Wholesale Club Retail Operations Hiring Event
Dates: September 16th & 17th
Time: 10am – 6pm
Location: 2 Veterans Memorial Highway, Commack
For more information and to RSVP, click HERE.

Resume & Interview Workshop (presented by Suffolk County Department of Labor)
Date: Monday, September 19, 2022
Time: 10am – 12pm
Location: Deer Park Library, 44 Lake Ave, Deer Park
For more information, click for English or Spanish.

Career Exploration: Starting Your Own Business (Suffolk County Department of Labor)
Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Time: 10am
Location: Virtual
For more information and to register, click HERE.

Deer Park Library Job Fair (sponsored by Suffolk County Department of Labor)
Date: Thursday, September 29, 2022
Time: 10am – 12pm
Location: Deer Park Public Library, 44 Lake Avenue, Deer Park
For more information and to register, click HERE.

Wyandanch Library Job Fair (sponsored by Suffolk County Department of Labor)
Date: Friday, September 30, 2022
Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Wyandanch Library, 1434 Straight Path, Wyandanch
For more information and to register, click HERE.

Smithtown Library Job Fair (sponsored by Suffolk County Department of Labor)
Date: Thursday, October 6, 2022
Time: 10am – 12pm
Location: Smithtown Library – Nesconset Building, 148 Smithtown Boulevard, Nesconset
For more information and to register, click HERE.

Career Advising and Resume Assistance
Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Time: Appointments between 1pm and 4pm
Location: Sayville Library, 88 Greene Ave, Sayville
For more information and to register, click HERE.

Virtual Workshops with the NYS Department of Labor

Sep 19 @ 11 AM Self-Motivation

Sep 19 @ 1 PM Civil Service

Sep 19 @ 1 PM Using Age to Your Advantage

Sep 19 @ 3 PM Learn How to Navigate a Virtual Career Fair

Sep 20 @ 11 AM Exploring JobZone

Sep 20 @ 11 AM Learn New Skills with Coursera

Sep 20 @ 1 PM Job Search Strategies

Sep 21 @ 11 AM Going to School to Get Back to Work

Sep 21 @ 1 PM An Overview of ACCES-VR Services

Sep 21 @ 1 PM Interviewing Techniques

Sep 22 @ 11 AM Career Assessment and Exploration

Sep 22 @ 1 PM Public Speaking

Sep 22 @ 1 PM Worker Retention Services for Job Seekers with Disabilities

Sep 22 @ 1:30 PM Social Media

Sep 23 @ 11 AM Learning about Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) Overview

Sep 23 @ 1 PM Chat with an Employment Counselor

Sep 23 @ 1 PM SUNY for All Online Training Center

To see more upcoming events with the NYS Department of Labor, click HERE.

Apprenticeship Opportunities

Title: Skilled Construction Craft Laborer Apprentices
Recruiter: General Building Laborers, Local Union #66
Recruitment Period: July 6, 2022 through July 3, 2023
Location: Long Island
Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Title: Boilermaker (Construction) Apprentices
Recruiter: Boilermakers Northeastern Area, Local Union #5, Zone #5
Recruitment Period: June 20, 2022 through May 15, 2023
Location: Long Island
Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent

For more local apprenticeship opportunities, visit NYS Apprenticeships or Apprenticeship.gov.

Job Opportunities

Job Title: Commercial Loan Closer
Employer: Dime Community Bank
Location: Hauppauge
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Not specified

Job Title: Biller
Employer: Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
Location: Commack
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Job Title: Case Manager
Employer: Outreach Development Corporation
Location: Brentwood
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: CASAC-T, CASAC, LMFT, LMHC, LMSW, MFT, MHC, MSW preferred.

Job Title: Lead Medical Assistant
Employer: SB Clinical Practice Management Plan
Location: Commack
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: High school diploma/GED; graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program.

Job Title: Accounts Payable Specialist
Employer: SightMD
Location: Hauppauge
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Associate’s degree preferred.

Job Title: Hospitality Manager
Employer: Compass Group
Location: Commack
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: College or graduate degree in business, marketing, communications or related field preferred.

Job Title: Patient Access Representative – Call Center
Employer: Stony Brook Medicine (Stony Brook University Hospital)
Location: Commack
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Associate’s degree or comparable experience.

Job Title: Pharmacy Technician / Pharm Tech Apprenticeship
Employer: Walgreens
Location: Brentwood
Job Type: Flexible
Minimum Education: Not specified

Job Title: Shipping and Receiving Warehouse Worker
Employer: Whitsons Culinary Group
Location: Islandia
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Job Title: Travel Advisor
Employer: AAA Northeast
Location: Smithtown
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Job Title: Cashier Associate
Employer: Burlington
Location: Commack
Job Type: Part-time
Minimum Education: Not specified

Job Title: Veterinary Technician
Employer: Banfield Pet Hospital
Location: Commack
Job Type: Full-time and Part-time available
Minimum Education: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT).

Job Title: Teacher Assistant (Leave Replacement)
Employer: Commack School District
Location: Commack
Job Type: Full-time, Temporary
Minimum Education: NYS Certification Required

Job Title: Internal Investigator 1
Employer: NYS Office for People With Developmental Disabilities
Location: Commack
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: See job posting

Job Title: Staff Geologist
Employer: Roux Environmental Engineering And Geology
Location: Islandia
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s required, Master’s preferred in Geology, Hydrogeology, Earth Science or related field.

Job Title: Pest Control Technician
Employer: Suburban Exterminating
Location: Smithtown
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Job Title: Counter Sales Representative
Employer: Cooper Electric (Sonepar Group)
Location: Hauppauge
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Not specified

Job Title: Behavior Intervention Specialist-Ma (Adult Services)
Employer: Developmental Disabilities Institute
Location: Smithtown
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Masters Degree or current enrollment in a Psychology or Spec Ed Graduate Program.

Job Title: Cycle Counter (Finance Position)
Employer: Sysco
Location: Central Islip
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Job Title: Senior Telecommunications Analyst
Employer: General Dynamics Information Technology
Location: Ronkonkoma
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.

Job Title: Janitor/Custodian
Employer: Childtime Learning Center
Location: Hauppauge
Job Type: Not specified
Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Job Title: Key Holder
Employer: MAC (Estee Lauder)
Location: Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove
Job Type: Part-time
Minimum Education: Not specified

Job Title: Sales District Leader Designate
Employer: PepsiCo
Location: Wyandanch
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred

Job Title: Logistics Manager
Employer: BAE Systems
Location: Greenlawn
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Not specified

Job Title: Test Technician
Employer: General Electric
Location: Bohemia
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: 2-year degree in Electronics or related field OR Certified Electronics Program (18 mos.) OR 4 year degree in Electronics Engineering Technology (EET) or related field.

TIAA Bank – Various Locations

Job Title: Risk and Controls Manager
Location: Islandia
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: College degree preferred

Job Title: Banking Ops Specialist II
Location: Islandia
Job Type: Not specified
Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Job Title: Client Relationship Consultant
Location: Melville
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: College degree preferred

For more job opportunities with TIAA Bank, click HERE.

Microchip Technology – Hauppauge

Job Title: Principal Engineer-Validation
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline.

Job Title: Technical Staff Engineer-Applications
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering/Science.

Job Title: Senior Business System Analyst II (Finance or Procurement)
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in related field

For more job opportunities with Microchip Technology, click HERE.

For help with career decisions, resume writing, skill development, and more, check out these resources available through Hauppauge Public Library:

Brainfuse Adult Learning Center

Career Cruising

Data Axle Reference Solutions – U.S. Jobs/Internships Database

Infobase Learning Cloud

Niche Academy: LinkedIn Basics

Long Island 2-1-1 – Employment

For more information about career development and employment in our area, visit the following government sites:

Suffolk County*
*Note: Many Suffolk County websites are temporarily offline due to suspicious activity. You can access email information for Suffolk County departments and agencies HERE or call the offices directly with the phone numbers provided below.

Suffolk County Department of Labor
(631) 853-3820

Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center (Hauppauge)
(631) 853-6600

Suffolk County NY Forward (this website is currently functional)

Career-Related Resources for Veterans
Local Veteran’s Employment Representative, Alicia Evangelist: (631) 687-4810

Suffolk County Civil Service
(631) 853-5500

New York State

New York State Department of Labor

New York State Job Bank

New York State JobZone

New York State Apprenticeships

Federal

U.S. Department of Labor CareerOneStop

Apprenticeship.gov

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