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Job and Career Guide: Home

Get help finding a job or new career using the Newburgh Free Library

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

There is also a print guide to library resources for job searching here: Newburgh Free Library Job and Career Guide 


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 StateOrange CountyDutchess County, the City of Newburgh and other local municipalities, as well as miscellaneous job postings as received from employers.

Community Resources

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Orange Works Career Center

The Maple Building 3 Washington Center 4th Floor  Newburgh, New York 12550 845-568-5090

The Orange County Employment and Training Administration provides support to individuals seeking employment and employers looking to hire staff.

Important information for individuals and businesses affected by COVID-19 (PDF)


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SUNY Orange- Office of Career & Internship Services

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.


Free Online Classes from SUNY Orange

Regional Economic Community Action Program or RECAP

201 Broadway, Newburgh, NY 12550   (845) 568-3445

Employment Support & Training – Resume writing, job readiness and training, post-employment services, job development. Bilingual services are available.