Welcome to CSS Workforce New York

CSS-WFNY is a workforce development organization dedicated to assisting individuals with greater employment opportunities, and therefore providing businesses with an adequate labor pool. We are committed to assisting individuals within our community as they search for career opportunities, continue their education or begin vocational training. Our services are available to businesses and job seekers of all ages. We offer a variety of programs including workshops, resume building and training opportunities. The counselors in our youth services program are committed to serving the workforce needs of youths between the ages of 16-21.

Veteran Services

CSS Workforce New York One-Stop Career Centers offer Priority of Service to veterans and their eligible spouses.  If you served in the military, you will be given first priority for jobs referrals and training for which you are eligible and qualified.

Other services available through our One Stop Centers include:

  • Career Counseling
  • Skills Assessment
  • Job Search Assistance
  • Resume Preparation Assistance
  • Information for Civil Service Postings
  • Referrals to other agencies that provide services to veterans.


For your convenience, we have a Veteran Representative available located in the Elmira Center, you may contact:

Gary Hogate, DVOP

318 Madison Avenue

Elmira, NY  14901

(607) 733-7131 ext. 2113




2014 Regional Job Fair
Tuesday, April 22
11:30 – 3:30
Elmira College Murray Athletic Center
For a list of participanting employers as of 4/10/14, please click here.  For an updated list of employers as of 4/18/14, please click here.  Employers if you would like a "Save the Date" flyer with information regarding employer registration, please click here.  There are no fees for attendance to the event. 
Traffic can always be an issue, have you considered taking advantage of public transportation?

C TRAN has provided additional routes to provide transportation to the Regional Job Fair. Departing Elmira Route #6 (Lake Road) at 11 a.m. deviating from Bethany Village to arrive at the Domes at 11:30 a.m.

C TRAN has provided additional routes to provide transportation to the Regional Job Fair. Departing Elmira Route #6 (Lake Road) at 2 p.m. deviating from Bethany Village to arrive at the Domes at 2:30 p.m. arriving at Grand Central Plaza at 2:40 p.m. and arriving at Elmira at 3 p.m. Call 734-5211 to inquire.





CSS WFNY Offers FREE On-Line Learning

Are you unemployed and tired of hearing you lack the skill sets needed for the position you applied for?  Maybe you are frustrated because you don't have anything to "prove" you do have the specific skills required to compete for a job?  Perhaps, you are under-employed and need additional training to career ladder or just want continued education in a tight economy?  Whether you are an individual customer or a business seeking opportunities for staff development, Metrix On-line Learning is available through CSS Workforce NY.  Residents of Chemung, Schuyler & Steuben may apply by visiting any of our 5 local Career Centers.  For your convenience the forms are below so you may complete them in advance of your appointment with a counselor.  Businesses in the tri-county may contact Lori Haner, Business Services Manager at hanerl@csswfny.com for additional information and assistance.     

Metrix Learning Program & Forms

  • Basic Individual Intake Package click here and attach one form of I.D. (driver's license, passport or birth cert most common)
  • To review a brief overview of the Metrix SkillsSoft Course Catalog click here
  • To review a brief overview of the Medcom Course Catalog click here


CSS WF NY is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

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