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One-Stop Career Centers offer Help

*COVID-19 Announcement: Effective March 16, 2020, all in-person unemployment insurance services at One-Stop Career Centers are temporarily suspended. Customers needing to file for unemployment insurance are urged to apply online at If you are unable to access the internet, please call:  North Jersey:  201-601-4100; Central Jersey:  732-761-2020; Southern Jersey:  856-507-2340.

While receiving unemployment benefits, you are expected to be actively looking for new employment. You will also be asked to attend workshops that have been designed to assist you. Your presence at an orientation meeting is mandatory. Here you will learn about available services and training opportunities to help you become reemployed. 

Some of the available services include career and vocational counseling, job-related training in-demand occupations, veterans' benefits, and a self-help center, called a One-Stop Career Center, where you can use phones, fax machines, photocopiers, and personal computers to conduct your job search. All available services are free.

New Jersey's One-Stop Career Centers are staffed with qualified professionals who can assist with obtaining employment or the training you need to meet the demands of our present workforce. These centers also offer educational training programs in vocational and trade schools or on-site at the One-Stop, on-the-job training with local employers and apprenticeships in many fields. In addition, Job Search Readiness Workshops provide information on how to successfully look for a job, conduct yourself in an interview, write a resume or learn about the local labor market. Access a county-by-county listing of local One-Stop Career Centers listed below.

New Jersey Career Connections Connects Employers with Job Seekers

Through New Jersey's One-Stop Career Center website, job seekers can find information about Jersey Job Clubs, job fairs and targeted recruitmentsoccupational training and programs offered by businesses and labor, opportunities for veterans, mature workers or 55+ communities, displaced homemaker, youth employment for those ages 16 to 24, ex-offender services, and assistance for those who are considering starting a new business, and professional networking details. The site also offers potential employers information about financial aid and grant programs and various hiring and training incentives opportunities. 

One-Stop Career Center Locations

One-Stop Career Centers by County - All Centers are open Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.



Phone Number


2 South Main Street, 1st Floor, Ste 1
Pleasantville, New Jersey 08232

(609) 813-3900


60 State St, 1st Floor 
Hackensack, NJ 07601 

(201) 329-9600  ext. 5640


795 Woodlane Rd., Floor 2
Westampton, NJ 08060 

(609) 518-3908


101 Woodcrest Roadt, Suite 127,
Cherry Hills, NJ 08803


Cape May

3810 New Jersey Ave. 
Wildwood, NJ 08260

(609) 729-0997


3322 College Drive  
Vineland, NJ 08360

(856) 696-6600

Essex - East Orange 

50 S. Clinton St, 2nd  Floor
East Orange, NJ 07018 

(973) 395-3220

Essex - Newark 

990 Broad St.
Newark, NJ 07102 

(973) 648-3370


215 Crown Point Rd., Suite 200
Thorofare, NJ 08086

(856) 251-6810

Hudson - Union City

530 48th St., 6th Floor 
Union City, NJ 07087 

(201) 369-5205 ext. 3745

Hudson - Jersey City 

438 Summit Ave. 1 st Floor 
Jersey City, NJ 07306



6 Gauntt Place, Bldg. #2, Lower Level 
Flemington, NJ 08822

(908) 782-2371


26 Yard Ave., Bldg. 4, 1st Floor
Trenton,  NJ 08625 

(609) 633-2410

Middlesex - New Brunswick 

550 Jersey Ave.
New Brunswick, NJ 08901 

(732) 937-6206

Middlesex - Perth Amboy  

161 New Brunswick Ave. Suite 300
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861 

(732) 293-5016

Monmouth - Neptune 

60 Taylor Ave. North
Neptune, NJ 07753 

(732) 775-1566

Monmouth - Eatontown

17 Christopher Way 
Eatontown, NJ 07724

(732) 683-8850 ext. 2011

Morris - Randolph

13 Emory Ave.,
Randolph, NJ 07869

(862) 397-5600

Morris - Moriss Plains

1 Medical Drive, Suite 100
Morris Plains, NJ 09500

(862) 397-5604

Ocean - Hooper Ave. 

1027 Hooper Ave. Bldg. 6
Toms River, NJ 08753 

(732) 286-5616

Ocean - Rt. 9 

1959 Rt. 9
Toms River, NJ 08755 

(732) 240-5995

Passaic - Paterson

200 Memorial Drive, 1st Floor 
Paterson, NJ 07505 

(973) 742-9226 ext.7319

Passaic - Passaic 

25 Howe Ave.
Passaic, NJ 07055 

(973) 742-7226 ext.7319

Salem - Salem 

174 E. Broadway 
Salem, NJ 08079 

(856) 935-7007

Salem - Penns Grove 

174 S. Virginia Ave. 
Penns Grove, NJ 08069

(856) 299-7200


75 Veterans Memorial Drive E. 
Somerville, NJ 08876 

(908) 704-3000


Sussex County Mall Route 206 N. 
Newton, NJ 07860 

(973) 383-2775

Union - Elizabeth 

921 Elizabeth Ave., Floor 5,
Elizabeth, NJ 07201 

(908) 965-3929

Union - Plainfield 

200 West Second St.
Plainfield, NJ 07060 

(908) 412-7980


445 Marshall St.
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865

(908) 329-9190


Last Updated on 2.17.2020

Online Services

Online services are also available through New Jersey's virtual One-Stop. Whether you walk in or log on, One-Stop Career Centers can help you develop your career; perform a skills assessment; choose a college or technical institute, or search for Financial Aid. Learn more.

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