Who's it for?
Job seekers in need of resources pursuing a new or better career in and around Gaston County, NC.
What problem does it solve?
Whether it's your first job or you're a seasoned professional, there is a lot to think about when you are looking for work. It can be difficult and overwhelming to know where to begin your search and finding the tools you'll need to succeed.
How does it help?
Our Career Centers provide a variety of FREE resources! Our core competency is preparing you to succeed in your job search. Our staff is here to help you through workshops, one-on-one counseling, career planning, training, and job referrals.
Our NCWorks Career Centers can provide: • Career Assessment & Counseling • Career Counseling/Coaching • On-site & Virtual Workshops • Labor Market Information • Training & Education Information • Computer, Internet, Phone, Fax & Copier Access • Career Fairs & Hiring Event Information • Community Resource & Partner Program Referrals • Scholarship Opportunities At each Career Center, you have free access to computers to search for job opportunities, along with access to job fairs and workshops that will help you connect with employers. You can find out how to earn your Career Readiness Certificate, a recognizable skills credential that facilitates job placement, retention, and advancement. You also have labor market information available to you to learn more about industries that interest you, what they pay, and how you can move up in those careers.