Job and Career Guide: Home
Newburgh Library- Job Information Center
The Newburgh Free Library’s Job & Continuing Education Information resources at the library and on the web are available to help with your information needs. Hunting for a job or finding a new career is easier when you have the right tools. Through our on-hand materials, useful websites and online databases you’ll be able to jump-start your job hunt and explore careers. The library offers continuing education classes on computer skills and how to use our electronic resources for job searching and writing your resume. Check the Library Calendar for a full schedule. To subscribe to e-newsletter, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
There is also a print guide to library resources for job searching here: Newburgh Free Library Job and Career Guide
Job Information Center
Books and materials about creating resumes and cover letters can be found in the library's non-fiction collection under Dewey Decimal number 650.14, as well as in our specialized Job Information Center Collection. The collection also includes binders of Civil Service job postings from New York State, Orange County, Dutchess County, the City of Newburgh and other local municipalities, as well as miscellaneous job postings as received from employers.
One-on-One Career Help at the Newburgh Free Library
Check the Newburgh Free Library Calendar for appointment times
Sign up for a one-on-one career coaching session and get help writing resumes and cover letters, exploring career options, applying for jobs online, preparing for interviews, or learning how to use LinkedIn. Each session lasts one hour, and is conducted by Gregg Knowles, Career Consultant/Resume Writer. Call 845-325-9240 for an appointment.
Community Resources & Local Job Fairs
The Maple Building 3 Washington Center 4th Floor
Newburgh, New York 12550
The Orange County Employment and Training Administration provides support to individuals seeking employment and employers looking to hire staff.
Kaplan Hall, Student Services Central, Room 110
One Washington Center
Newburgh, NY 12550
The Office of Career & Internship Services assists students, alumni and community members with all phases of the career development process. The office is staffed by professionals who can guide the students through a maze of career information and make valuable resources available for the students' career discovery.