The Augusta CareerCenter is part of the statewide CareerCenter network that provides a variety of employment and training services at no charge for Maine workers and businesses.
Maine Veterans receive priority of service in all CareerCenter programs.
Area Job Fairs
- VETERANS' JOB FAIR - HIRING MAINE'S HEROES (Open to the general public) - April 24, 2014
- **JOB FAIR *** JOB FAIR *** JOB FAIR *** Augusta CareerCenter - April 28, 2014
- Flaggers Needed! Maine Staffing/Project Flagging at the careercenter Friday April 11th, 9-12 p.m.
- NorthEast Safety will be at the Augusta CareerCenter on Wednesday April 9th to recruit and hire FLAGGERS. Visit with Reps. between 8:00 and 11:00 a.m.
- SKILLS, INC will be recruiting at the Augusta CareerCenter on Tuesday April 8th from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
- Competitive Skills Scholarship Program (CSSP) ** CLOSED** No applications being accepted.
- The INFORMATION CENTER at the Augusta CareerCenter is STAFF ASSISTED by a CareerCenter Consultant from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for Jobseekers and Employers needing guidance and assistance.
- Wireless internet access available
Workshops and Events
- Recurring Workshop: Resume Writing - April 30, 2014
- Recurring Workshop: Essentials of College Planning & Financial Aid - April 18, 2014
- Meeting: Veterans' Networking Group - ALL Veterans are welcome - May 19, 2014
- Recurring Workshop: Gateways to Employment - Get a Jump Start! - April 24, 2014
- Workshop: Want to work for the FEDERAL GOVERNMENT? Apply on USA JOBS.GOV
- Meeting: Meet with a CareerCenter Consultant at the Waterville Library
- Meeting: Women Unlimited - EXPLORE BETTER PAYING JOBS
- ** Hiring Maine's Heros - Job Fair for Maine's Veterans - Jobseekers and Employers- coming April 24th - Contact Doug Hudson if you are an employer looking hire an experienced deserving Veteran 207-624-5156 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org ** - April 24, 2014
- Recurring Workshop: Basic Computer Skills and Maine Job Bank Registration - May 5, 2014
- Recurring Workshop: Career Planning - Starting in JUNE
- Recurring Workshop: Interview Skills Monthly Workshop - May 5, 2014
- Recurring Workshop: Resume Writing Work Group - April 16, 2014
- Recurring Workshop: Job Search Tips for People with a Criminal History - April 23, 2014
- **JOB FAIR ** Augusta CareerCenter** - April 28, 2014
- Recurring Workshop: Introduction to Starting a Business - April 23, 2014
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- Central/Western Maine Workforce Board
- Consumers for Affordable Healthcare
Guide to health care resource directory.
- Disability Program Navigators
A collaboration between the Department of Labor and the Social Security Administration, The Disability Navigator program is a service of the CareerCenter for people with disabilities to help them "navigate" through the many work-related programs and services available at Maine CareerCenters.
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- Free Computer Tutorials
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- Kennebec Valley Chamber of Commerce
Augusta area chamber news and events.
- Local Resources
A list of some programs in Maine that may be able to help with your utility and fuel costs. Also lists other programs that may help in certain circumstances.
- Microsoft Office Tutorials
Official Site offering tutorials in both 2003 and 2007 versions of the software
- Mid Maine Chamber of Commerce
Waterville area chamber news and events.
- Office of Disability Employment Policy-DOL
US Dept. of Labor web site for disability employment policy,which is profiling individuals and businesses who have been served by workforce programs for people with disabilities. The feature is intended to dispel misconceptions about workers with disabilities by showcasing real faces and success stories.
- SCORE's Web Site for Baby Boomers
"Counselors to America's Small Business" unveiled a new section of its Web site specifically geared for baby boomer and retirement age entrepreneurs over 50. This page offers articles on transitioning to start a business while evaluating retirement options.
- Seasoned Worker Web Site
- State Library's Free Classes
- Women, Work & Community--Augusta
They offer many services including workshops on Career Exploration: Paying the Bills and Feeding the Soul,Introduction to Starting a Business,and a Self-Esteem Workshop.
- Women, Work & Community--Waterville
Workshops such as: Building Self-Esteem, Assertive Communication, Career Exploration: Paying the Bills and Feeding the Soul, and Financing Your Future: Managing Your Money to Reach Your Goals