Work

Job Postings

Business and Real Estate

Central DE Economic Development
Delaware Economic Development
Kent County Association of Realtors
Delaware Association of Realtors

Government/Public Service

State of Delaware
Delaware Tourism
Kent County
City of Dover Police
Bayhealth Medical Center
U.S. Census Bureau
Workplace Safety Program

Employment Assistance

Central Delaware offers diversified occupations for individuals with skills and many programs designed to train employees to meet certain job requirements. also, courses are offered at vocational school districts and colleges featured elsewhere in this publication.

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, DIVISION OF EMPLOYMENT & TRAINING

The Division provides the following services to job seekers:

  • Computerized Job Search System: For conducting job searches both locally in Delaware and nationally; as well as to input directly into the Internet. This helps employers find qualified applicants and applicants find jobs for which they qualify. The job hot line, (302) 739-4434, provides a recording which lists current job openings in Kent County anytime day or night.
  • Resource Room with computers, printers, fax machines and copiers to develop, write, print, copy and fax resumes and cover letters. Also included are newspapers, videos, computer tutorial and other aids to assist in the job search process.
  • Job Seeking Skills Workshops to teach job searching strategies, resume development, cover letter writing and interviewing techniques.
  • Job Training Program which offer free class related training to individuals who are not job ready or who need additional assistance to obtain a better job.
  • Veteran Services: Specialized veterans representative available to assist veterans with their employment needs.
  • Apprenticeship & Training which offers free, related-classroom instruction in appreciable occupations resulting in Journey Worker Certification.

The Department of Labor is located at Carroll’s Corner Shopping Center, 1114 South DuPont Highway, Dover.
Visit joblink.delaware.gov for more information.

SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM

The SCSEP is a Training to Work program for seniors age 55 and over who meet certain income requirements and live in Kent County. It provides work experience and training in useful part-time employment at non-profit or public organizations in Kent County. For information, call The Modern Maturity Center at (302) 734-1200, ext. 145.

PERSONNEL OFFICE

To inquire about positions available with the State of Delaware, call 1-800-345-178 (in-state) or (302) 739-7750 (outside of Delaware) or visit the State Personnel Office at the Townsend Building, 401 Federal Street, Suite 5, Dover, for current job listings.

KENT COUNTY

To contact Kent County’s Personnel Office, call (302) 744-2310.

CITY OF DOVER

To contact City of Dover’s Human Resources Office, call (302) 736-7073.

UNEMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Unemployment compensation is available if you qualify. Contact the Department of Labor Division of Unemployment Insurance at (302) 739-5461.