Careers for People, People for Careers. Your North Central Connecticut Workforce Source.

Career Planning Center

Each year, millions of Americans receive career guidance, job placement and business services from our nation's "One-Stop Career Centers" known as the American Job Center Network.

At these job centers, teams of career agents, job developers and business services consultants have joined together, in partnership with the CT Department of Labor to help you reach your goals.  Visit an American Job Center today!

Career Tools and Info Session

American Job Center Locations & Workshops

Also: Career Center Locations Nationwide.

Job Search Tools

Job Search Engines

Useful Tips & Social Media

Hope you have your answers ready for the top ten questions you may be asked.

A video sharing insights on how to dress for job interviews.

Career Exploration Tools

ONet OnLine Skills Assessment Test

Descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, and more

GCF LearnFree

Quality, innovative online learning opportunities to improve technology, literacy, and math skills.

Career OneStop

Your All-Around Career Resource. A proud partner of the American Job Center Network.

My Next Move

A great career exploration tool from the U.S. Department of Labor specializing in re-employment.

Occupational Insights

An overview of occupational growth and online job postings in Hartford County.

Our Linked In Network

CTWorks Hartford Regional Professionals and Employer Network

Specialty Programs

Here are some special programs that may meet your particular needs:

  • Could you benefit from some training?
  • Might you quality for a job that provides subsidized wages?
  • Do you own a home, and are you having trouble making your mortgage payments?
  • Are you an aspiring entrepreneur looking for some coaching?
  • Are you interested in the Construction trades?

If you answered yes to ANY of these questions, these specialty programs may be right for you: WIA Scholarships, Mortgage Crisis Job Training, Jobs Funnel, STEP UP, and STEP UP for Veterans, Entrepreneurial Training and Development.

Meet The Team

The Hartford American Job Center Team - October 2016

The Manchester American Job Center Team - November 2016

Our Partners


American Job Center Partners

KRA Corporation and Career Team were selected to provide services through a competitive bidding process, as most equipped to help the job seekers and businesses in our region with service excellence.


The Connecticut Department of Labor is our state agency partner in Workforce Development.

Here are just a few of our other partners:

Customer Survey

INDIVIDUAL JOB SEEKERS: Tell us how we did! Please complete this survey, regarding your satisfaction with the service you receive at the American Job Center One-Stop Career Center. Then, just click on the "done" button to submit.