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Welcome to the Job Help Center at the Library

The Job Help Center is ready to assist you in your job search. We offer extended computer sessions (timed for three hours), staff available to assist with resume and job search assistance, books, print and electronic resources on job search topics, computer classes, scanners and Fax service, regular programs of interest to job seekers, and a job board that is updated daily.  Job Help Centers are available at Main Library, Sugar Creek Library and Steele Creek Library. All Job Help Centers are members of the SNAP network, a group of over 30 agencies who support the efforts of job seekers. View some of our success stories.


Locations/Hours

Services

Document Scanning / Fax Service
$1.75 first page, $1.00 each page after
Debit/Credit card only
There is no charge for scanning.

Available for Purchase:
Earbuds $2
Flash Drives $7
Manila Envelopes $.25

Reserve a Job Help Center PC

Computer usage is for 3 hour internet sessions and are to be used for job search activities. It is recommended that you prepare for filling out applications using our general application information worksheet in advance to maximize your job search time online.

Online Tools

NC Job Portal
NC Job Portal


Job and Career Accelerator (Learning Express Library)

Job & Career Accelerator gives you information and access to job and career information, including over 5 million job listings. Users can easily create professional targeted resumes, master interviewing techniques, improve work related skills and prepare for occupation-related exams.
Tutor.com
Tutor.com


Free Resume Builder

More Library Job Help Resources

Quick Links

Charlotte/Mecklenburg Job Search

Enter job title, keywords, company, location

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Local Job Listings on the JHC Blog!

Job Help Center Programs



Job Search Planning & Preparation
Planning and organizing are critical to job search success. You may not consider yourself an organized person but you can learn this skill. Find out how at this informative session provided by Reginald Johnson.    Learn More


CharlotteSaves: Build Wealth, Not Debt
Learn strategies for effective budgeting, raising income, lowering expenses, obtaining & understanding a free credit report, and improving your credit score.     Learn More


Inside the Interviewer’s Mind: Ace the Most Common Questions
Learn from a veteran HR professional how interviewers want you to answer five of the most common interview questions. Participants will walk away from this interactive session knowing what to say and what not to say when asked these five questions.    Learn More


Building your Personal Brand to Market Yourself
This seminar will help you understand, build, and communicate the unique Brand that is YOU. Learn to differentiate yourself from the competition and increase your visibility when looking for a job.     Learn More


How to Win the Heart and Mind of a Recruiter
Abby, a seasoned recruiter, will take you behind the scenes and provide you with secret insights into the HR and recruiting process. Learn how to think like a recruiter; where, when & how recruiters look for you; how you can attract them; and more!    Learn More


Computer Basics Part I
Get a basic overview of computer terms and concepts in this class for adults with little or no previous computer experience.    Learn More


Computer Basics Part II
Get hands-on practice using a computer, keyboard and mouse in this class for beginners.     Learn More


Job Seeking: Networking with LinkedIn Basics
Learn about using LinkedIn to market yourself, network, and improve your odds of getting the job you really want. Bring a resume saved on a removable flash drive or in an e-mail if you would like to create a LinkedIn account.    Learn More


The Wachovia Wells Fargo Foundation
Funding for the Job Help Center at Main Library has been provided by The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Mecklenburg County ABC Board, Phillip L. Van Every Foundation, and The Wachovia Wells Fargo Foundation

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