Business Services

Director Kathleen Rivers can be contacted at 853-6763 or Kathleen.rivers@suffolkcountyny.gov

Your One-Stop Recruitment Source offering a diversified pool of job seekers along with the following No-Cost Services to help your business succeed:

On The Job Training Program

Funding is available for reimbursement of up to 90% of training wages paid a new hire during an agreed upon training plan.   A qualified Business Services representative will come to your place of business to discuss the parameters of this program and answer any questions you may have. 

Job Fairs and On-Site Recruitment 

Participate in our Job Fairs held throughout Suffolk County.  Utilize our facility to hold your own on-site recruitment. Events are marketed to thousands of registered One-Stop Center job seekers as well as our extensive database of community organizations.

Post Job Openings 

There are two options to post your job opening on the New York State Job Bank.  Option #1 - Complete a Business Services Job Order Form and return it to us via email marcus.duffin@suffolkcountyny.gov or fax it to 631-853-6585 and we will post your job opening for you. Option #2 –Post it directly on the New York State Job Bank. Send us an email and we will make sure it has been posted properly.

Industry-Specific Seminars

We’ll host your company at one of our seminars called Career Quests.  You’ll have the opportunity to discuss career opportunities in your industry with our job seekers and with our career counselors.  Attract qualified candidates that may not have considered your industry.

Free Short-Term Computer workshops

Introduce and increase staff knowledge of computer software applications in our state-of-the-art computer labs at our One-Stop Center.

Labor Market Information and Tax Credit Incentive Information

Labor Mediation

Monitor labor disputes within Suffolk County and, as a neutral party, maintain open lines of communication between labor and management when problems arise.