Job Seeker Services

We have free online resources as well as the friendly, helpful staff at the Smart Centers in Shasta and Trinity counties to assist you in your job search.

Typing Tests

Smart provides a one-minute practice and a five-minute typing test. Tester are given the opportunity to test twice daily. The best of the two scores obtained will be reflected on a certified certificate. On our certificates, we list your name, the Gross Words Per Minute, the # of errors, the Net Words Per Minute, and the date the test was administered. Our certified certificates are recognized by both the City of Redding and Anderson, as well as, the County of Shasta’s Personnel Office. Available in Redding and Weaverville! For more information call 530-245-1509.

Free Online Services

  1. Community Resources
  2. Job Seeker Services
  3. Searchable Job Listings

Free Services at  The Smart Center

Technology Come in and use one of our public computers for your job search. Fax machine, telephone, copier and printer are also available for use in your job search – at no cost.
CalJOBS Register into CalJOBS, EDD’s computerized job system. Create a CalJOBS resume that can be viewed by employers and used for Job Match. Search CalJOBS for job opportunities in Shasta County and all over California.
Resumes Create a professional looking resume using our WinWay Resume Software.
Job Postings We have job listings and applications for employment with the City, County, State and Federal government, and many other local employers.
Newspaper Classifieds View the classified listings for our local newspaper, as well as many large city papers, from our easy-to-use computers.
Brochures & Flyers Vocational training, employment opportunities, child care services, transportation, housing, local programs, self-employment, and more… Help yourself to the brochures and flyers in our lobby.
Typing Tests Do you need a certificate to verify your typing speed? We will set up and administer a typing test. No fee.
10 Key Tests Do you need a 10 Key certificate? We will set up and administer the test. No fee.
Labor Market Information We have local, statewide and national labor market information. Find out what jobs are growing and the usual salary ranges.
 

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Upcoming Events

  • Intro to Microsoft Excel - Morning

    Learn how to use Microsoft's electronic spreadsheet program in this beginning workshop.  We will ...

  • Intro to Microsoft Excel - Morning

    Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Learn how to use Microsoft's electronic spreadsheet program in this beginning workshop.  We will go over basic terminology, the ribbon, spreadsheet tools, navigating the spreadsheet, selecting cells and ranges, basic formulas, and entering data to create a simple spreadsheet. 

    Designed for those who have basic computer skills, but little to no experience with the Microsoft Excel and Word.
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    Location


    Smart Business Resource Center
    1201 Placer Street
    Redding, CA 96001

    Event Fees:


    $ 0.00 Seat

    Intro to Microsoft Word- Afternoon

    Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 -

    Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

    Expand your knowledge of the MS Word program in this basic skills workshop. Get a better understanding of how to use this common word processor, including:  understanding the ribbon, creating and editing documents, formatting and printing documents, and more. 

    Designed for those who have basic computer skills, but little to no experience with the Microsoft Word program.

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    Location


    Smart Business Resource Center
    1201 Placer Street
    Redding, CA 96001

    Event Fees:


    $ 0.00 Seat

  • Intro to Microsoft Word- Afternoon

    Expand your knowledge of the MS Word program in this basic skills ...

  • Intro to Microsoft Excel - Morning

    Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Learn how to use Microsoft's electronic spreadsheet program in this beginning workshop.  We will go over basic terminology, the ribbon, spreadsheet tools, navigating the spreadsheet, selecting cells and ranges, basic formulas, and entering data to create a simple spreadsheet. 

    Designed for those who have basic computer skills, but little to no experience with the Microsoft Excel and Word.
    Thumbnail Image

    Location


    Smart Business Resource Center
    1201 Placer Street
    Redding, CA 96001

    Event Fees:


    $ 0.00 Seat

    Intro to Microsoft Word- Afternoon

    Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 -

    Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

    Expand your knowledge of the MS Word program in this basic skills workshop. Get a better understanding of how to use this common word processor, including:  understanding the ribbon, creating and editing documents, formatting and printing documents, and more. 

    Designed for those who have basic computer skills, but little to no experience with the Microsoft Word program.

    Thumbnail Image

    Location


    Smart Business Resource Center
    1201 Placer Street
    Redding, CA 96001

    Event Fees:


    $ 0.00 Seat

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