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Job Seeker

MPIC, Inc. has been providing job seekers with the tools they need to find employment since 1992. We have an average of 1300 job seekers a month utilizing the Mendocino Works One-Stops.

The job search tools we have available include computers with internet connection that allows the user to access online job listings, complete your resume, research careers, educational programs, labor market and much more.

The online employment and career resource is the Virtual One-Stop. Use this site to look for work, complete up to 10 online resumes, and set up a Virtual Recruiter that will email you new jobs daily.

Attend our no cost Workshops/Seminars on the following topics:
Job Search Strategies
Resume Development
Interviewing Skills Development
Cover letter and Thank You letter writing

To view dates and times of events, register on the Virtual One-Stop.

The Mendocino Works One-Stop is your office away from home. We have the office equipment you need to complete your job search including a printer, a copier and a fax machine. No need to pay for faxing, just register on line at Virtual One-Stop.

Not sure where to start? We have friendly, knowledgeable staff to guide you through the process of looking for work. Find the office location nearest you!


Events & Workshops

MPIC, Inc. hosts a variety of workshops designed to train job seekers on how to look for work.

MPIC, Inc. works with the employers in Mendocino County to assist them with finding qualified employees. Donít miss out on an employment opportunity! View the events calendar for hiring events, job fairs and career fairs.


Resumes

Building your resume is just one part of the application process. MPIC, Inc.and the Mendocino Works partnership offers various resume labs to assist our customers with developing their resumes. It is important to target your resume to your audience. There are several types of resumes: developing an electronic resume, a key word searchable resume and a printed resume to hand employers. All are equally important.

Visit your nearest location to schedule a Resume Lab and get more assistance with developing a professional resume.


Assessment Process

Explore your career possibilities!

MPIC, Inc. assessment process can help you discover the skills, aptitudes, interests, and strengths you have which may support a variety of occupational options. Its purpose is to assist in determining areas for skills advancement that, once improved, can help you achieve your best possible career goal.

ITíS ALL ABOUT HELPING YOU:
1) Identify your interests, aptitudes, and skills.
2) Use Labor Market Information to discover current wages and projected demand for employment.
3) Determine your best options for a lasting/full time career goal.
4) Create a plan to help attain your goals.

Your assessment can consist of a variety of activities including: computerized evaluations, hands-on exercises, and questionnaires regarding work history, interest areas, skills, aptitudes, and more. All customized to fit your personal needs. Through this interactive process, we can assist you in identifying your best options for a rewarding career future. MPIC, Inc.Assessment Center offers a variety of different tools.

CONDUCT YOUR CAREER EXPLORATION VIA:
Computerized career interest and aptitude assessments
Review of your results and their meaning
Use of various career resource materials
Local employment and training information
Informational Interviews
One-on-one exploration of potential long term career goals

These services are offered toMPIC, Inc. enrolled customers, as well as through Employer Services, and enable you to participate in an information gathering process that will assist in accurately defining your employment goals. We strive to provide a setting that will allow you to gain the best possible results from your assessment, and make an informed decision about your career future.

SOME OF THE ASSESSMENT TOOLS AVAILABLE ARE:
Career Cruising - interest inventory and career research tool
CareerScope-career assessment & reporting software
SAGE -hands on aptitude assessments
TABE-Test of Adult Basic Education
PreValuates-Evaluations for M.S. Office Suite skills
Certified Typing Tests
and much more

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