The Hudson County One-Stop Career Center / HCST-Career Development Center (HC-OSCC/HCST-CDC) located in Union City; with satellite offices in Bayonne & East Newark, provides education, job skills training, career planning, and job search assistance to all members of the community. Our mission is to provide Hudson County with a skilled labor force that is prepared to meet the rapidly changing business demands of the 21st century's global economy. The HC-OSCC/HCST-CDC addresses the human resource needs of employers and job seekers, while providing individuals with the opportunity to obtain job skills that lead to higher levels of productivity and earning power.
Services include job search and placement assistance, counseling, comprehensive assessments, individual employment plans.
“The vision of the Hudson County ONE-STOP Career Development Center is to provide a comfortable, user friendly environment with a dedicated staff utilizing the latest technology in a business and industry partnership which can easily demonstrate success.”
The One Stop is funded by several federal and state grants including the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA), which is overseen by Hudson County Schools of Technology (HCST) and the New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development (LWD). In addition to WIOA, additional grants at the One Stop include Smart Steps, which provides clients who are eligible for welfare the option of receiving benefits while going to school full-time, and Workforce Learning Link, which offers adult learners the ability to learn soft skills or upgrade basis skills.
Partner agencies also include the following local LWD divisions: the Business Resource Center, Employment Services, Department of Family Services and Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Hudson County One-Stop / HCST CDC is an equal opportunity employer with equal opportunity programs. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.