Name:Greater New Bedford Career Center
Address:618 Acushnet Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone:(508) 990-4000
Fax:508-990-4080
Hours:Monday - Thursday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
 
Website:http://www.newbedfordcareercenter.org
Directions:From Route 195
take Exit 15 (Downtown) to Route 18. Take the Purchase Street Exit. At the end of the ramp is a traffic light. Take a left at the light. Stay straight and proceed to the next traffic light. Take a left over the highway and proceed to stop sign. Take a left and proceed to the first building you see on the right hand side of the street.

From Dartmouth
Take Route 6 east. Stay on Route 6 until you come to the Downtown area (straight past Kentucky Fried Chicken). Continue to set of lights at Purchase Street intersection (Walgreen's is slightly to the left.). Take a left. Go past Walgreen's and at lights, take a right over the highway and proceed to stop sign. Take a left and proceed to the first building you see on the right hand side of the street.

From Fairhaven
Take Route 6. west over the Fairhaven Bridge. Do not take first right onto Route 18. Stay straight and get into right hand lane. At lights take a right onto Purchase Street. Go past Walgreen's and at lights, take a right over the highway and proceed to stop sign. Take a left and proceed to the first building you see on the right hand side of the street.
Services:Services Offered to Job Seekers:
Job Search Assistance, Internet Employment Opportunities, Resource Library for Job Search, Job Matching, Job Fairs, On-Site Employer Recruitment, Labor Market Information, Community Resource Information, Job Placement Assistance, Career Counseling/Planning, Veteran's Employment Counseling, Job Application Completion, Resume Development Assistance, Job Clubs/Networking, Educational Assessment, Skills and Interest Assessment, Continuing Education Information, Financial Aid Assistance, Interviewing Guidance, Re-Employment Opportunities, Various Job Search Workshops, On-The-Job Training Opportunities, Occupational Skills Training, GED, ABE and Educational Remediation Programs

Services Offered to Business:
Employer Account Representation, Job Listings - Confidential, Statewide or on America's Job Bank, Job Fairs, Recruitment Assistance, Pre-screening Services of Job Seekers, Pre-employment Testing & Assessment, Qualified Job Referrals/Job Matching, Internships, Employer Focus Groups, Industry Consortiums, Industry Briefings, Labor Market Information, Salary Surveys, Community Resource Information, Community Outreach, Employment Law Information and Referrals, Unemployment Insurance Information and Referrals, Workforce Training Fund Assistance, Tax Credit Information, ADA Technical Consultation, Disability Information, Higher Education Consultation, Workforce Reduction Consultation, Customized Training, Incumbent Worker Training, On-The-Job Training Program, Conference/Interview Rooms, Use of Computer Lab, Classrooms, Access to Resource Library, State Talent Bank Access, Internet Access, Use of Copiers, Personal Computers, Printers, Facsimiles, and Telephones
Languages:English, Portuguese, and Spanish
Partners:New Directions, Massachusetts Department of Career Services, Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance, Bristol Community College, Coastline Elderly, Commonwealth Corporation, Department of Transitional Assistance, Educational Opportunity Center, Job Corps, Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission, New Bedford Housing Authority, New Bedford Public Schools, People Acting in Community Endeavors, University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth Workers' Education Program
Director:Brenda Francis
Email:bfrancis@detma.org