Job Seekers 


Attention Job Seekers! - Use APEX!

Why wait for the call?  Franklin Hampshire Career Center’s Applicant Profile Exchange (APEX) Program lets you market yourself directly to employers.  Just write a one paragraph “profile” which includes your desired position, skills, training, and preferred method of contact.  Our Business Services Team will go to work for you, sharing your profile with hundreds of local businesses via email and by posting it on FHCC’s website. See profiles and get more details on our APEX page.

Western Massachusetts Green Careers Tools and Resources

Green jobs span many economy sectors. Most of us have interests and skills that with exploration and support can be applied to create the innovative careers that this new economy depends on. Use the tools and information on the Green Careers Tools and Resources website to explore these green industry sectors. You'll find career pathways, job descriptions and resources to start you on your journey.

Online Job Search Tools

Massachusetts JobQuest is your online resource to find job openings from the Franklin Hampshire area to jobs available nationwide. Below is a current listing of job search websites to begin your journey toward a more enriching career:

Mass JobQuest
Monster.com
Careerbuilder.com
Hire Culture

Regional Newspaper Help Wanted Classifieds

Athol Daily News — www.atholdailynews.com
Berkshire Eagle — www.berkshireeagle.com
Boston Globe — www.boston.com
Brattleboro Reformer — www.reformer.com
Daily Hampshire Gazette — www.gazettenet.com
Greenfield Recorder — www.recorder.com
Hartford Courant — www.courant.com
Keene Sentinel — www.sentinelsource.com
Springfield Republican — www.masslive.com

For more job search websites, click here.

News & Calendar of Events lists free and on-going workshops, Job Fairs, On-site Recruitments and seminars for Career Center customers seeking jobs or skills to compete in today’s job market. Through individual assistance, group workshops, or support networks, our staff is passionate in its mission to deliver quality services to job seekers. Whether you’re looking for your first job, stuck in a dead end job, or needing a second job, our staff is ready to assist.

Area Employers

A list of the 200 Largest Employers in Franklin and Hampshire Counties

Other Area Employers


Abt SRBI
Amherst College
Amherst, Town of
Athol Memorial Hospital
Bank of America
Baystate Health
Berry Plastics Corporation
Big Y
Brattleboro Memorial Hospital
C & S Wholesale Grocers
Channing Bete Company
Coca-Cola Enterprises
Comcast Careers
Community Action!
Community Health Center of Franklin County
Cooley Dickinson Hospital
Cowls Building Supply
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Deerfield Academy
Eaglebrook School
Elms College
Entergy
Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
Five Colleges, Incorporated
Food Bank of Western Mass
Forbes Library
Franklin County Home Care Corporation
Franklin County Sheriff's Office
Franklin County Technical School
Franklin Pierce College
Frontier Regional School District
Gentiva Health Services
Gill Montague Regional School District
Greenfield Center School
Greenfield Community College
Greenfield Public Schools
Hampshire College
Hartsbrook School
Heywood Hospital
Holyoke, City of
Home Depot
J.H. Smith Company
Keene State College
Kennametal Products
Kollmorgen
L.S. Starrett Company
Mohawk School District
Mount Holyoke College
Mount Wachusett Community College
Northeast Utilities
Northfield Mount Hermon School
Pelican
People's United Bank
Sandri Oil
School for International Training
ServiceNet
Sisters of Providence Health System
Smith College
Southworth Paper
Stoneleigh-Burnham School
Stop and Shop Supermarkets
UMass Amherst
UMass Memorial Health Care
Valley Medical Group
WFCR Radio
Williston Northampton School
Yankee Candle

Job Search Websites

America's Career Info Net
Athol - Indeed.com
Berkshire Jobs
Big Employment.com
Boston Works
Brattleboro Area Jobs
The Career Center
CareerPoint Holyoke Job List
CDMA Network
Chronicle of Higher Education
Craigslist (Western Mass)
Employment News (Jobs Close to Home)
Greenfield - Indeed.com
Healthcare Source
IT Jobs
Jobs in the Valley

Mass CISMass.gov
Mass Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Massachusetts Job Bank
MSN Careers
New Hampshire Employment
Newslink Newspapers
Newspapers US & Worldwide
Northampton, City of
North Central Career Centers
Retirement Jobs - Jobs for People over 50
SchoolSpring Employment Source for Educators
Simply Hired
Snagajob.com
State Jobs in Health and Human Services
U. S. Technical Services
Yahoo Hot Jobs

Careers/Education/Financial Aid

Princeton Review (Colleges-Careers)
Free Scholarship Search
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
Financial Aid Information Page

Youth Job Opportunities

Franklin Hampshire Youth

Resource Room

Franklin Hampshire Career Center’s resource rooms in Northampton and Greenfield are equipped with: personal computer workstations with internet access, Microsoft Office Suite software, TTY phone, a standard telephone, copier, fax machine, local and regional telephone directories, job posting books, resume, cover letter, and related reference books, newspapers, training catalogs from various schools, community resource bulletin board, brochure station and various employment related handouts. All of these resources are available to job seekers free of charge for employment and training search activities.

Computer Lab

Each office location also has a computer lab. Our labs are equipped with the full suite of Microsoft Office applications and typing tutorials.  A variety of basic computer workshops are available at no cost to registered job seekers throughout the academic calendar year. Please click on our News & Calendar page for a complete listing of events at each Career Center.

Self-Assessment Tools

For information on Self-Assessment tools contact one of the Franklin Hampshire Career Center offices listed below.

 Greenfield             Northampton         Orange
(800) 457-2603     (800) 457-2604     (978) 544-3506

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