Western Arkansas Workforce Center - Resource Room

 

Come visit our Resource Room & let us help you find the perfect job!

616 Garrison Ave in Fort Smith
(479) 783-0231

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The following services are available at no cost in our Resource Library:

ONLINE JOB SEARCHES
- Register for job search assistance through America's Job Listings
- Find internet job listings

COMPUTER SOFTWARE & TUTORIALS
- Resume writing tutorial through Winway Resumé
- Typing tutorial
- Labor Market Information and Career Exploration Software

Users must have basic computer skills and be able to work within Windows XP. All software is provided. For your protection, no outside software is allowed. Certain policies and procedures apply to internet access. Utilization of computer resources must be job search related.

OTHER RESOURCES
- Classified newspaper ads from the local and surrounding area
- Copy, Fax, Phone, and E-Mail service (limits do apply)
- Catalogues on area schools as well as information on scholarships and career training
- Videos and books on job search, resume writing, interviewing techniques, careers, etc.
- Copier, Fax Machine, Phones, Internet Access, Resumé Writers (Limits do apply)

NETWORKING & WORKSHOPS
Networking and small group orientations may be the key to uncovering job openings and career development opportunities or if you qualify for other special services, our staff is available to meet with you.
- Job Search and Employment Success Workshops
- Assessment of skills, interest and aptitude
- Veteran's Representatives
- Over 55 program (Experience Works-eligibility requirements apply)
- Classroom training (Eligibility requirements apply)

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER PROGRAM
Auxiliary aids are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.