The workforce is changing and we are here to help!

The Bergen County Job Center offers a variety of employment and job training services, at no charge, for workers, job seekers, and employers – including a full suite of virtual services and workshops.

Our services suite includes employer services, employment counseling, an assortment of no-cost upskilling, and pre-employment training opportunities to help individuals obtain the in-demand skills needed to improve their employment prospects.

WANT TO BE AN UP-SKILLER?

Check out our latest offering from the Coursera Workforce Recovery Initiative.

For a limited time, you can request access to the Bergen County Job Center Coursera Learner program which will provide you FREE access to over 3,800 online courses and certificates from top universities and industries.

WHAT IS UPSKILLING, AND WHY SHOULD YOU CARE?

Upskilling is a focus on continuous learning that helps workers minimize skill gaps and develop new skills needed today and in the future. The workforce is changing, and upskilling is a great way to invest in yourself. We can unlock opportunities that will help you to take ownership of your professional growth and increase your employability.

EMPLOYMENT & TRAINING

EMPLOYER SERVICES

We are ready to work hand-in-hand with businesses to bring together the resources needed to meet the talent development needs of employers – all at no cost.

JOB SEEKER SERVICES

We are helping individuals at all levels obtain the knowledge and skills needed to succeed. Employment Counselors can get you on the shortest path to sustainable employment through a multitude of free job seeker services, supports, and training programs.

Call (201) 329-9600 to speak with an Employment & Training or Business Representative.

Unemployment Insurance

Unemployment claims support is ONLY available online or by phone through the Department of Labor Division of Unemployment Insurance. In-person services are no longer available and Job Center staff are not allowed to provide unemployment support.

ONLINE: Individuals can visit myunemployment.nj.gov to file an unemployment claim | check claim status | certify for weekly benefits | reset your PIN or password | submit questions via chat and email | and access other unemployment support.

PHONE: Individuals may also call the appropriate regional phone number below for further assistance:  North NJ: 201-601-4100 | Central NJ: 732-761-2020 | South NJ: 856-507-2340 | Out-of-state claims: 888-795-6672 | New Jersey Relay: 7-1-1

COVID-19 Resources & Information

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