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Please put these dates on your calendar and apply to My Learning Plan for approval through your   district or BOCES (if needed). Certificates of completion for PD will be available at end of meetings.

December 7, 2017 

CDOS Brush Up and Guest speaker Rosalie Drago, Workforce Development on LI   Members should invite their CDOS coordinator to this meeting.

Room 105 at Molloy’s Suffolk Center is 7180 Republic Airport, East  Farmingdale

January 11, 2018  

Magic CareersGuest Speaker: Tim McHeffy Room 105 at Molloy’s Suffolk Center is 7180 Republic Airport, East Farmingdale

February 8, 2018  

·       Careers in Healthcare and how your advisory board can connect with Long Island’s largest employer.  Speaker: Cheryl Davidson

Venue change: Northwell Health Headquarters, 2000 Marcus Ave. Lake Success in Conference Room 1 & 2 

March 22 & 23, 2018 – NYS WECA Annual Conference – Albany, NY

April 12, 2018

Labor Laws and how they impact your WBL Program.  Guest Speaker: Pamela Bedford from the department of labor  Venue change: Department of Labor, Hicksville  1 - 3 P.M.

May 10, 2018 

Topic TBA End of year luncheon The Bonwit Inn

All meetings are scheduled to be held 1-3 PM  


The Long Island Ducks will be hosting their annual job fair at Bethpage Ballpark (CENTRAL Islip, NY) on Saturday, March 3. The club will be accepting applications and interviewing candidates starting at 10:00 a.m. for game day, concessions and promotional staff positions during the 2018 season. 

The Ducks will be interviewing for several game day staff positions, including ushers, security, ticket takers, merchandise, parking lot attendants, box office assistants, clean team, bat boys and grounds crew. Interviews will also be conducted for concessions staff positions with Centerplate, the official food service provider of the Ducks, including stand managers, servers, cashiers, warehouse workers, cooks, dishwashers, vendors and seasonal interns. 

Opportunities to join the Ducks’ promotional staff are also available. Applications will be accepted for positions such as camera operators, music coordinator, on-field host, public address announcer, team mascot and video board operators.

All applicants must be 16 years of age or older. Applications will be accepted until 1:00 p.m. on March 3, and those in attendance will receive first consideration for employment during the 2018 season. Candidates wishing to print and fill out an application form to bring with them to the Job Fair may do so by CLICKING HERE.


Mr. Sandy R Smith  
Business Services Representative

New York State Department of Labor

Business Services - Long Island Region

160 South Ocean Ave

Patchogue, NY 11772

P: (631) 687-4826 | F: (631) 687-4898 |


Operating engineer apprenticeships

The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for Local 138 of the Operating Engineers union is taking applications for two operating engineer apprenticeships for heavy equipment, officials said.

Applications can be obtained at the Local 138 training center, 575 Horseblock Rd. in Yaphank, on weekdays between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. through Sept. 1. Forms must be completed and returned on the same day that they are picked up.  

Applicants should be age 18 or older, live on Long Island, have a high school diploma or its equivalent, be able to legally work in the United States and have reliable transportation.  For more information, call 631-286-8677.

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