The Career Training Center (CTC) has moved to the new Schenectady Works Workforce Development Center at

816 Union Street on February 1, 2019. 

The hours of operation are (Tuesdays through Thursdays: 9am-12pm and 1-3pm) as well as the primary contact number (518-557-7976).  Michelle Kraines, the Career Training Center Program Coordinator, can still be reached at 518-346-2275 ext 342 or to schedule a coaching appointment or for any questions or concerns.  

Sites will be available for events, community groups and trainings.  If you are interested in reserving space at one of the locations, please see the contact information below:  

  • To reserve a space or schedule an event at 313 Clinton St:
    please email Bryan Monty at  


Our new location at 816 Union Street is short walk from the CDTA bus stops for 370 and 351/354. Please visit for more information.

What is the Career Training Center?

The Career Training Center is a hands on employment assistance location!  We assist job seekers with finding employment opportunities and nailing down that job.  In addition to one on one coaching the Career Training Center also has a computer lab available to the public during our open hours.  Thanks to our team of coaches we are always ready to help you in any way we can.

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Over 1,200 people have received employment coaching through the CTC

In 2017, Schenectady Works helped nearly 100 people find jobs

"It feels great to learn these new skills.  It has helped me to be more confident - I want to learn all I can!"

CTC Client

"The practice interviews were very helpful, as they did in fact ask some of the same questions you and my employment coach posed... I am glad I had a chance to ponder them ahead of time."

CTC Client