October 20, 2015
By Tara Jessup
Albany, NY – More than 132,000 available jobs, a new record high, are now listed on New York State's Jobs Express website. “Businesses need skilled and qualified workers to fill the new jobs that are being created all across the state and Jobs Express has been outstanding resource for connecting these employers with prospective employees," said Governor Cuomo."
I encourage all businesses that are hiring to post their jobs in the system and I urge all job seekers to start their search with Jobs Express.”As of September 2015, New York's private sector jobs count stood at 7,821,700 and the unemployment rate dipped to 5.1 percent.
Significant job creation under Governor Cuomo has led to an expanded need for qualified workers and employers are, more than ever, utilizing Jobs Express to help fill those vacancies.Jobs Express sorts thousands of jobs by region and occupation, and allows users to search jobs based on zip code and travel distance. There is also a one-stop-shop website that provides information about and resources for Jobs Express.