Employment

Corvallis Parks and Recreation Department

1310 SW Avery Park Dr. ………………………………......................... 766-6918

Ages 14-16 are eligible for Youth Park Corps or Youth Recreation Corps.

Community Services Consortium (CSC)

250 Broadalin SW, Suite 2A, Albany………………………………....… 928-6335

545 SW 2 nd St., Suite A, Corvallis………………………………........… 752-1010

Lebanon

44 Industrial Way (adults)………...………………………................ 259-5830 380 Market St. (youth)……………………………........................... 451-1071

120 Avery St., Newport……………………………….......................…. 265-8505 Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Mon. - Fri.) Website: www.csc.gen.or.us

Workforce Services : Range from self-service to individualized assistance and may include Assessment/Career Planning, Job Search Assistance, Occupational Skills Recruitment, Employee Assistance, Job Placement Assistance, Job Retention Service, Employer Designed Customized Training, Work Experience/On-the-Job Training. Services are tailored to individual plans. Eligibility requirements based on income and/or dislocated worker status.

YouthBuild Program : YouthBuild CSC is a comprehensive training program that serves low income and undereducated people ages 16-24. The training period averages 10-12 months. Trainees earn a modest living stipend while they work toward their GED or high school diploma. They learn construction skills by building affordable housing for homeless or low-income people. Emphasis placed on leadership development, community service, and life success skills, such as living drug free and budgeting time and money. Eligibility requirements apply.

Department of Human Services Self Sufficiency Program

118 2 nd Ave. SE, Albany………………………………......................…. 967-2078

Hours: 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Mon. - Fri.)

545 SW 2 nd , Suite B, Corvallis.…………………………….................... 757-4201

Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Mon.), 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Tue. - Fri.)

44 Industrial Way, Suite E, Lebanon………………………………....… 259-5860

Hours: 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Mon.- Fri.)

Job Opportunities and Basic Skills (JOBS) provides a wide range of education and employment training for TANF and Food Stamp clients.

Goodwill Vocational Services

1605 Pacific Blvd., Albany………………………………....................... 928-3382

Job Corps ………………………………........................................ 1-800-733-JOBS

Hands-on youth job education and training; development for young people 16-24.

Linn-Benton Community College: Turning Point Transitions

6500 Pacific Blvd. SE, Albany………………………………................. 917-4876

Career counseling, life skills development, personal counseling, support groups for displaced homemakers, dislocated workers, disabled individuals, single pregnant women, single parents, the elderly, teen parents, welfare recipients.

Oregon State Employment Department

139 4 th Ave. SE, Albany………………………………........................... 967-2171
545 SW 2 nd St., Suite C, Corvallis………………………………........... 757-4261
44 Industrial Way, Lebanon…….………………………....................... 259-5790
Website: www.emp.state.or.us Provides placement services for job seekers and businesses.

Unemployment Benefits ………………………………................... 1-877-728-7970

Website: www.WorkingInOregon.org/ocs

Veterans Employment Services ………………………………... 967-2171 ext. 302

Vocational Rehabilitation

1400 Queen Ave. SE, Suite 107, Albany..…………………………..… 967-2022

545 SW 2 nd , Suite G, Corvallis……………………………….............… 757-4131

Provides employment services to eligible people who have disabilities.

Workforce Development Centers

Community agencies work in partnership to provide a variety of services to both job seekers and employers. Computers with internet access, phones, fax and copying machines are available for individuals looking for work. Free employment skills assistance classes.

Benton Workforce Development Center

454 SW 2 nd , Ash Building, Suite C, Corvallis

Community Services Consortium………………………………............. 758-2638

Oregon Employment Department………………………………............ 757-4261

Oregon Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. ……………..………………... 757-4131

East Linn Workforce Development Center

44 Industrial Way, Lebanon………………………………................ 259-5850

Community Services Consortium………………………………............. 259-5830

Oregon Employment Department………………………………............ 259-5790

Oregon Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. ……………………………..… 967-2022

Linn Workforce Development Center

139 4 th Ave. SE, Albany

Community Services Consortium………………………….…. 967-2171 ext. 243

Linn Benton Community College………………………...…… 967-2171 ext. 265

Oregon Employment Department……………………………….........… 967-2171