Our Business Services Team can help you reduce your recruitment, hiring and training costs. CareerLink®'s services for employers include access to the PA CareerLink® Website, applicant Prescreening, and Job Fairs. Employers can also inquire about funding available to support on-the-job training for new hires and internship programs.

PA CareerLink® can help you connect with job candidates

PA CareerLink® (Online)

Register your company today on PA CareerLink®…the website that allows employers to post their job openings and connect with job seekers at no charge! Employers who register will gain access to thousands of candidates’ resumes. Our Business Services Team can also screen and refer qualified candidates directly to you job openings.

To register: https://www.pacareerlink.pa.gov/jponline/


Pre-employment Assessments

Save time and get connected with qualified candidates! We offer a variety of pre-employment assessments to help our employers narrow down employers’ candidate pools. Our assessments include:

ACT WorkKeys Assessments

Ready2Work Program

IBM Kenexa Prove-It Employee Assessments

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Employer Information Sessions & Webinars

Whether you’re new to PA CareerLink® Lancaster County or need a refresher, don’t miss out on learning ways to connect with and build your future workforce. Our team schedules multiple information sessions and webinars throughout the year that highlight new programs and services available to employers though PA CareerLink® Lancaster County and our partners. Topics included:

  • Overview of PA CareerLink® Business Services
  • Overview of On-the-Job Training
  • Tapping Into an Alternative Candidate Pool
  • Assessments to Assist With Getting Qualified Candidates
  • And More!

Check out the Events Calendar on http://www.pacareerlink.pa.gov to view upcoming information sessions and webinars.


On-the-Job Training with PA CareerLink® of Lancaster County

Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)

Tax Credits for Accessibility Barrier Removal

Federal Bonding Program

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Recruitment Events & Job Fairs

Recruitment Events:

PA CareerLink® Lancaster County provides employers with the opportunity to connect with job seekers at our location. Reserve a room for either a half day or full day and share information about your current job openings with job seekers stopping in. In addition, employers can have job seekers complete applications  and even conduct interviews! Our recruitment events are advertised on our website, social media pages, and shared with our job seeking customers and partners.


Half days (4 hours):$100

Full days (8 hours): $150


Check room availability and schedule today by emailing bst@jobs4lancaster.com.

Online Recruitment Events-Call for details.


Job Fairs:

Our team offers a variety of job fairs for employers to participate. Job fairs vary in size, and some may target a specific job seeker audience. Job fairs include:

  • Annual Spring and Fall Job Fairs
  • Industry Job Fairs
  • Columbia Job Fair
  • And more!

Check out the Events Calendar on http://www.pacareerlink.pa.gov to learn more about upcoming career fair events AND email bst@jobs4lancaster.com to be added to our email list.




Funding Opportunities

On-the-Job Training (OJT):

On-the-Job Training (OJT) offsets employer training costs and allows new hires to earn while they learn.

  • Provides up to 75% wage reimbursement for eligible new hires
  • Maximum training period cannot go over 6 months or exceed $10k
  • Both the employer and job seeker must qualify to participate in this program


Paid Work Experience (PWE):

Paid Work Experience (PWE) provides an employer with an intern for 360 hours at no cost to the employer.

  • Internship candidates must be between the age of 16-24

PA CareerLink®


We offer a variety of services to assist businesses with all your recruitment needs, including:

  • Web-based recruitment through PA CareerLink®
  • Recruitment events (at our office or your site)
  • Interviewing rooms
  • Candidate matching, screening and referral of qualified applicants
  • Outreach / advertisement coordination
  • Paper application services
  • Labor Market Information
  • Regional training provider information
  • Available tax credits and training fund information
  • Referrals to other available business supports and community service