Red Hook on the Road: Free Job Training and Job Placement

Want an excellent job as a professional commercial driver?

We are a FREE CDL training program that helps NYC residents take advantage of the many growing career opportunities in the field of commercial driving.

We will prepare you for a career as a professional bus or truck driver. In 4 weeks, you will receive all the instruction needed to pass the written and road test for a “Class B/BPS” commercial driver’s license issued by the NYS DMV. After you pass the road test, we will assist you with job placement in order to put your new skills to use.

To be eligible, you must meet the following minimum criteria:

  • 21 years of age – Able to speak, read, and write in English
  • valid NY State driver’s license for a minimum of 2 years
  • No more than 4 points, no more than 2 convictions and/or 1 suspension is allowed on your DMV abstract
  • Live in a low-income household
  • Able to attend 4 weeks of UNPAID training from Monday-Friday 8AM to 4:30PM
  • Be drug-free and pass a drug test
  • Legally eligible to work in the United States


For more information, please call (718) 237-4846 TODAY


7/18 Event: The Jewish Board Job Fair

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The Jewish Board of Families & Children’s Services is the largest human services provider in New York State. With more than 175 programs in 75 locations city-wide, we provide mental health counseling and social services for more than 43,000 adults and children a year.

We have a number of positions open, but are primarily looking for social workers, nurses, and direct care professionals (especially for DSPs with a background of working with those who are developmentally disabled).

Please feel free to reach out to me with any resumes that may be pertinent. Those who attend the Jobs Fair would have to show ID to enter Borough Hall.

All of our job postings can be found here.

Job Training: Commercial Driver’s License

Red Hook On The Road which is a Free Job Training program that helps unemployed New Yorkers living with in the Five Boroughs obtain a B or BPS Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). We also assist with Job Placement in our program. Our passing rate for each month is above 85-90%, and we have a placement rate of 90% for each cycle. All of our graduates usually begin making around $15/New RHOR Flyer 2016.jpghr for what they choose to drive.

Career, Employment, and Internship Opportunities


CAMBA is one of New York City’s largest and most respected human services nonprofits. We have programs in all boroughs of the City, with a range of careers from entry-level to highly experienced, from part-time and per diem to full-time.

CAMBA offers competitive salaries, excellent benefits and an opportunity to work in a friendly and diverse environment – all while helping to provide life-changing services to 45,000 New Yorkers in need. Below is a PDF of  all of CAMBA’s career opportunities:

CAMBA Career Opportunities 3.16.16

Barclays Center Employment Positions

If you are interested in working at Barclays Center, please review the current job openings below.

Please note: All interviews will be held at either our corporate office at 15 Metrotech or at Barclays Center. Please do not accept an interview with anyone wishing to meet you at an alternative location. If you have any questions please contact us.

Barclays Center Positions

Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment Positions

                                                                       NYIC IS HIRING!!!

Development Manager

Education Advocacy Coordinator

For details about the positions and how to apply, click here.

Seasonal Positions: NYC Parks

NYC Parks is currently looking for enthusiastic job seekers who have a passion for helping New Yorkers get fit, learn about the natural world, play sports, and have fun through our free public programming citywide. They are looking to fill positions including: Swim Instructors; Summer Camp Counselors; Seasonal Urban Park Rangers; “Kids in Motion” Playground Associates; Mobile Recreation Unit Playground Associates and Supervisors; “Summer Sports Experience” Playground Associates; Piping Plover Monitors; and Adventure Course Facilitators.

The length of employment for these positions ranges from two – eight months with pay rates up to $19.51/hour. Apply online.

TJ MAXX ~ $13.50/Hour

TJ Maxx is now HIRING with some positions starting at $13.50/Hour. Head to the following page in order to choose the position you want to fill… Good luck!

Join the TJ MAXX Team!