Workforce Bound

Work
Be prepared to enter the workforce. Beyond the technical skills you obtain at Assabet, employers expect you to have the soft skills in order to successfully navigate the work environment. 


Resources

Assabet Cooperative Placement Program
There is nothing more employers enjoying seeing on a resume than experience. Take advantage of Assabet's Coop Program. Learn all about the requirements and opportunities!

Assabet Job Board
Looking for a job? Check out our own job board containing part-, seasonal or full-time opportunities posted by local employers looking for skilled, dedicated employees. 

JobCorps
A federally-funded comprehensive program that provides essential academic and career skills training and prepares students for success in every aspect of their lives. 

Massachusetts One-Stop Career Centers
Career Centers offer employment and training services for job seekers and employers. 

Naviance
Log into your Naviance account to explore a variety of careers, take assessments to match your interests with careers and build a resume. 

Occupational Outlook Handbook
The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay and outlook for hundreds of occupations. 

Online Job Application Support

Many employers require you to complete an online application. Check out this website with step by step guidance for online applications. 

Youth Working Forward
Various resources provided by Partnerships for a Skilled Workforce, Inc., geared to prepare you to enter the workforce. 

Apprenticeship Programs

ApprenticeshipBuild a Life Campaign
The Northeast Center for Tradeswomen's Equity (NCTE) is a Massachusetts-based, not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping women find careers in the union building trades. 

Division of Apprentice Standards
The Division of Apprentice Standards is responsible for promoting, developing, and servicing registered apprenticeship programs in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Massachusetts Building Trades Council
Contains local union directory, directory of apprenticeships, legislative updates, events and blog. 

Registered Apprenticeship-College Consortium
A network of Colleges and Registered Apprenticeship Programs working together to provide college-to-career opportunities. 

The Ultimate Guide to Becoming a Union Building Trade Apprentice - Massachusetts
Overview of apprenticeship programs, frequently asked questions and directory of apprenticeship programs.