Who We Are:
As a proud partner in the American Job Center network, Southern Maryland JobSource links businesses in need of qualified employees with individuals seeking employment opportunities.
What We Do:
For job seekers, we provide comprehensive career management services, including: career assessment and vocational counseling, computer and job search seminars, assistance with resume and interview preparation, career training scholarships, and access to hundreds of current job listings through the Maryland Workforce Exchange.
For businesses, we utilize innovative strategies to help identify and achieve recruitment, retention and training goals. Services for businesses include: placement assistance, job listing opportunities, customized employee training, access to funding for training, outplacement services, use of onsite facilities, and on-the-job training programs for new hires.
To be the leader in workforce development for Southern Maryland and contribute to the economic prosperity of the community.
Every employer has the talent they need to grow now and in the future. Current and future members of the workforce have universal access to high quality employment and training programs that support career mobility.
Why It Matters:
Southern Maryland JobSource supports the revenue base by helping unemployed workers to re-enter the local workforce and become contributing tax payers again. We also utilize grant funding to provide occupational training in high-demand industries to help alleviate critical skills shortages in the current and future labor market.