Contact

Sheri McCall
Tioga Employment Center Manager

McCallS@co.tioga.ny.us

Telephone:
607-687-8504

Location & Phone

1062 State Route 38
Owego, NY 13827

Main Phone:
607-687-8500
Fax:
607-687-7759

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Hours

Monday - Friday
8:30 AM -4:30 PM

 

 

                                             

The Tioga Employment Center provides customer-driven employment services to both businesses and people in the Tioga County area.

 

  Employment News

11/28- Mini Career Fair @ Owego Presbyterian Church 4pm-6pm

  Upcoming Events

No events currently scheduled.

 Services

The Tioga Employment Center provides a variety of seamless customer-driven employment services to both businesses, and people seeking jobs in the greater Tioga County area.

Services Offered Through:

  • Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act- a federal grant program
  • NYS Department of Labor

Services Offered With:

  • NYS Department of Labor Veteran Services
  • ACCES-VR (formerly VESID)
  • Tioga Opportunities- Senior Employment Program 55+
  • Family Enrichment Network
  • T.A.L.L.- Tioga Adult Learning Lab
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT SYSTEM: Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) and NYS Department of Labor

  • ORIENTATION: to services available through the Workforce Development System.
  • RESOURCE ROOM: for job search purposes- computers with internet access, printers, fax, copier, telephone
  • RESUME: preparation assistance and critique 
  • UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE ASSISTANCE:  in filing and contacting UI for assistance, mandatory appointments held here
  • HOT JOBS BOARD:  current list of jobs in Tioga and surrounding area posted on board
  • WIOA YOUTH PROGRAM:  provided through Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • TITLE V:  employment opportunities for workers 55+ 
  • Assistance in assessing skill levels, aptitudes and abilities
  • List of local eligible training providers
  • Retraining opportunities through Classroom or On the Job Training (OJT)- dependent upon available funding
  • Job search assistance
  • Labor market information
  • Information related to local occupations in demand
  • Referrals to community services- including child care assistance, transportation, social services, etc
  • Assistance in determining eligibility for various programs
  • TIOGA ADULT LEARNING LAB (T.A.L.L.): open computer lab instruction- learn at your own pace
    • THURSDAYS   2pm-4pm
  • HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY CLASSES (TASC): 3 locations in Tioga County:
    •    OWEGO at the Tioga Employment Center       Health and Human Services Building Rt 38
    •                   Mon & Wed  1pm-4pm               Provider:  Family Enrichment Network
    •    WAVERLY at the Valley Presbyterian Church   459 Park Ave
    •                    Tues & Thurs  9am-12pm          Provider:  GST (Greater Southern Tier)  BOCES
    •     CANDOR at the Candor High School               80 Main Street
    •                     Tues & Wed  5pm-8pm            Provider:   TST (Tompkins Seneca Tioga) BOCES
  • Employee Recruitment and Retention Assistance
  • Application Assistance- Taking & Screening
  • Job Orders- Assistance with creation and posting
  • Pre-Assessments of Applicants
  • Skill Upgrading of Current Workforce
  • On-the-Job Training of New Workers
  • Veteran’s Services
  • Closure/Layoff Assistance
NEW TO BUSINESSES!

The Tioga County Chamber of Commerce has been

awarded On-The-Job (OJT) Training Funds for 2017!

   Tioga County employers wishing to expand and offset training

        costs of new and existing employees should seek information now!

Please contact Gwen Kania at the Tioga County Chamber of Commerce:

(607) 687-2020 or business@tiogachamber.com