Gaston County Job Connection
412 S. Broad Street
Gastonia, NC 28054
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri.
Services For Job Seekers
– Job leads
– Computers & internet access
– Phones, copiers & fax
– Career counseling
– Training for new careers
– Finding the right job for you!
Services For Employers
– Prescreening of applicants
– Space for on-site interviews
– Job fair opportunities
– Training for current employees
– Finding the right employee for you!
Basic PC Skills Training: A four-week training program that includes the basic essentials of computer operations; Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint; and the basic typing skills required in today’s job market. Class also includes resume building, interview techniques, customer service skills, problem solving and use of the internet in a job search.
Customer Service Call Center Training: A four-week training program that assists individuals in developing the basic knowledge and skills necessary to obtain an entry level position or better in the customer service / call center industry. The class provides interactive training in the dynamics of customer satisfaction and methods for enhancing customer relationships. Program also includes resume building, interview techniques, problem solving and use of the internet in a job search.
WIN for WorkKeys: Assists consumers in building the skills necessary for a Career Readiness Certificate.
Harriett, Kathy and Patricia are just three examples of the many Goodwill success stories in the workplace. All three came through the Gaston County Job Connection and found employment with Goodwill’s help.
Download a Work Readiness Computer Lab flyer.
Download a Powerhouse Job Success Lab flyer.