About Transportation

Workforce1 Industrial & Transportation Career Center

Begin or advance your career with the Workforce1 Industrial & Transportation Career Center. We work closely with leading businesses to recruit and train job candidates for positions in high growth sectors, such as transportation, manufacturing, construction, and wholesale trade.

Find Jobs in Industrial & Transportation
Land the Job 

Develop Your Skills
Get Started with Us
Center Location, Contact Information, and Hours of Operation 


Land the Job

Get a leg up on your job search in the industrial and transportation sectors. Our sector-specific workshops can increase your odds of getting the job that’s right for you.

Business Communications
Sharpen the one skill most highly valued by employers; the ability to communicate effectively. You will participate in discussions and role playing scenarios designed to enhance your communication skills in the workplace.

Location

Time

Days

Workforce1 Industrial & Transportation Career Center
Queens 
(168-46 91st Ave, 2nd Fl.)

12:30pm - 2:30pm

Third Thursday of every month

Resume Upgrade
Learn how to make a variety of professional resumes depending on your experience level and industry focus. In this intensive workshop, you will learn how to market yourself more successfully and give yourself a competitive edge by learning how to customize your resume for a particular industry, occupation, and/or employer. After the group session, you will have the opportunity to enhance your resume in our Resource Room. Finally, you will meet one-on-one with a Career Advisor to review your resume and structure your job search based on your specific background, employment needs and career goals.

Location

Time

Days

Workforce1 Industrial & Transportation Career Center
Queens 
(168-46 91st Ave, 2nd Fl.)

12:30pm - 2:30pm

First and third Tuesday of
every month

Interview Upgrade
Improve your chances of landing the job you want by learning how to ace the interview. In this intensive workshop, we’ll discuss how to prepare for your interview, how to speak to your past experience, and the importance of body language. After the group session, you will have the opportunity to participate in an industry-specific mock interview with a Career Advisor.

Location

Time

Days

Workforce1 Industrial & Transportation Career Center
Queens
(168-46 91st Ave, 2nd Fl.)

12:30pm - 2:30pm

Second and fourth Tuesday of every month

Industry Insider Workshop
Discover what it takes to succeed at our quarterly Industry Insider Workshop. You will have the opportunity to hear directly from employers about the ideal candidate, in-demand skills, career pathways, networking opportunities and industry culture. The schedule for this workshop may vary from quarter to quarter. If you are interested in attending, please call the center at (718) 577-2194 to register for our next session.

____________________________________________

Develop Your Skills to Advance Your Career

We offer several training programs to develop or enhance your occupational skills in the industrial and transportation industries. These trainings are offered at no cost to candidates who are registered for our services. To find out how to register, see the “Get Started with Us” Section below. Seats are limited and will be awarded on a competitive basis to individuals who meet standard qualifications.

Individual Training Grants (ITG) – Commercial Drivers (Class A, B, C)
If you are interested in becoming or advancing as a commercial driver, you can apply for a grant that will cover training and licensing with a school of your choice. Please review the ITG FAQs and contact your local Workforce1 Career Center for a consultation and to start the application process. All final interviews and follow up for job search and placement support will be conducted by Workforce1 Industrial and Transportation Career Center.


Get Started with Us

Learn how we can help you jumpstart your career in the transportation, manufacturing, construction, and wholesale trade sectors by registering for our services. On your first visit with us, you will learn about what we do during our Introduction to Services session, discuss job opportunities and career paths, and attend a one-on-one career session with a staff member. We offer customized orientation and professional development workshops based on your industry focus.

Please visit on a day that is tailored to the industry and occupation you are interested in pursuing. Remember to arrive promptly at 8:30am for check in.

Industry Orientation Dates and Times

Industry Focus

Location

Time

Days

Truck and Ground Transportation

Workforce1 Industrial &
Transportation
Career Center
Queens
(168-46 91st Ave, 2nd Fl.)

8:30am - 1:30pm

Monday and Thursday

Transportation Support, Professional Services, and Management

Workforce1 Industrial &
Transportation
Career Center
Queens
(168-46 91st Ave, 2nd Fl.)

8:30am – 1:30pm

Tuesday

Construction and Manufacturing

Workforce1 Industrial &
Transportation
Career Center
Queens
(168-46 91st Ave, 2nd Fl.)

8:30am-1:30pm

Wednesday 

Warehouse, Aviation, and Entry-Level Labor

Workforce1 Industrial &
Transportation
Career Center
Queens
(168-46 91st Ave, 2nd Fl.)

8:30am-1:30pm

Friday