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Julia Mattick, Executive Director
401 E. State Street/E. MLK Jr. Street
Ithaca, NY  14850
(607) 274-7526
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Jackie Mouillesseaux, Interim Director
Center Ithaca, Suite 241
Ithaca, NY 14850
607) 272-7570 ext. 129
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Tompkins Workforce New York provides a convenient, one-stop shopping approach for accessing employment-related services for businesses, workers, and jobseekers in Tompkins County.  Our full-service Workforce New York Career Center is located in downtown Ithaca in Center Ithaca on The Commons. Our Center provides an open, friendly, and professional atmosphere with trained staff ready to assist jobseekers and employers


SkillUp Tompkins Initiative  -


The Tompkins County Workforce Development Board is requesting proposals from qualified sources to operate a Summer Youth Employment Program for 14-20 year old youth that are 200% or below of poverty. Proposals will be due by 11:30 a.m., on Friday, April 3, 2020. Additional information may be obtained by clicking on the Open Solicitations link at 



Public Notice: Opportunity for Public Comment

Opportunity for Public Comment:  Southern Tier Regional Workforce Plan Update for the period of July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2021.
Background:  In accordance with 20 CFR 679 of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, the Southern Tier Region Workforce Development Boards are providing the opportunity for public comment on the Southern Tier Regional Workforce Plan update for the period of July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2021. 
Location:  The regional plan revisions are available at the link located below or Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Tompkins County Workforce Development Board, 401 E. State St./E. MLK Jr. Street, Suite 402B, Ithaca, NY 14850
Timeframe:  Public comments will be accepted through February 27, 2020.
Comments:  Submit comments via email to or to the address noted above.

Southern Tier Regional Workforce Plan Update



Veterans Come First! Tompkins Workforce New York offers Priority of Service to veterans and their eligible spouses.

What does this mean? If you served in the military, you will be:

  • Served first by the next available staff member.
  • Given first priority for jobs and training referrals for which you are eligible and qualified.

Additional information is available at:


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