About Us

Rockland Works is Rockland’s one-stop employment and training resource, supporting both the employment and training needs of job seekers and the staffing needs of local employers. It is located at the BOCES Educational Resource Center (BERC) in Nyack. All services are provided free of charge.

Rockland Works provides career advising and counseling in both individual and class settings. Our staff members are passionate, trained, and committed to providing quality assistance to Rockland County residents engaging in career planning and decision-making.

Rockland Works customers will acquire job search skills for employment, create a cover letter and resume, and develop interviewing techniques. Customers also learn to locate resources, navigate, organize, and plan for their educational and career goals.

Our programs and career services include the following training:

  • Computer Skills: Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

  • Customer Service

  • Presentation Skills

  • Verbal Communication Strategies

  • Teamwork

  • Decision Making and Problem Solving

  • Negotiation Skills

  • Organization and Planning

  • Essential Skills

  • Digital Literacy

Rockland Works customers can also receive tuition assistance for up to $10,000 for job training programs in fields such as Bio Medical, Advanced Manufacturing, Data Management, Education, Hospitality and Tourism.

Rockland Works Career Center was established July 1st, 2020. Rockland BOCES Youth Connections program has been in operations since 2015, and is now offered under the Rockland Works Career Center.

Rockland Works is grant-funded by the The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). WIOA was signed into law on July 22, 2014. WIOA is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training, and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy.

Rockland BOCES was awarded the WIOA grant funds by the Rockland County Workforce Development Board to run the One-Stop-Operating System (Rockland Works)

Meet the Team

The entire Rockland Works team is focused on and dedicated to supporting candidates and employers in Rockland County.

Leadership Team

Rebecca
Moshier

Director of Rockland Works

Richard
Gore

Coordinator for Business and Employer Services

Jessily
Gonzalez

Coordinator for Adult and Dislocated Workers

Laura
Lima Cisneros

Youth Program Coordinator

Nicole
Turner

Data
Coordinator

Daniel
Moldovan

Disability Resource
Coordinator (Jawonio)

Elaine
Gulifield

Administrative
Assistant

Evelyn
Almanzar

Job
Developer

Gail
George

Adult/Dislocated Worker Career Counselor

Monique
Southwell

Adult/Dislocated Worker Career Counselor

Peter
Duffy

Youth Career
Counselor

Robert
Keith

Intake
Specialist

Tara
Munson

Adult/Dislocated Worker
Career Counselor

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For faster service, call us on (845) 770-2900.  You can also send an email to RocklandWorks@rboces.org

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