Job Search & Resume Development


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

800 Bank StreetCincinnati, OH 45214


About

Job Search & Resume Building Support team volunteers help clients with job search and the electronic application process. You may assist with computer skills, help find leads, and overall give support. This team also directly supports CityLink clients and our workforce development partners at Cincinnati Works. Volunteers work on building resumes that often change the course of their lives by helping them obtain employment. Your expertise and experience can help our clients craft a professional resume that will build their hope and confidence as they are re-entering the workforce.

Volunteer opportunities M-TH: 11-1pm, Mon: (every other week) 9am - 1pm

Responsibilities

Assist clients with job search process:

  • One-on-one (1:1) meeting with CW members to make changes to resume drafts
  • Ensure resumes reflect Member’s skills and work history
  • Fill in information accordingly & appropriately in template
  • When completed save files in a shared drive
  • Submitting electronic resumes and cover letters
  • Provide assistance in minor resume editing and development as needed
  • Navigate clients through Career Builder and electronic applications
  • Check for misspellings, grammar errors, filled spaces etc.

*Templates are already created; Job descriptions readily available

Provide light Administrative Support duties:

  1. Make copies/get materials ready for Workshop/Tidy up
  2. Clean desktop by deleting saved files and emptying the Recycling Bin

Sign up for an upcoming Volunteer Orientation at:

https://docs.google.com/a/citylinkcenter.org/forms/d/1qzasaFl4AVQ WsUbuOcLFEV1Ed4gAHiYFU9LQPaUDgEI/viewform

Skills

  • Internet Research
  • Customer Service
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Professional Development
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • M-TH: 11am-1pm, Every Other Mon 9am-1pm
  • Ongoing Commitment (Monthly service preferred)

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