Career Services

Hot Jobs

View some of our current hot jobs below. Thousands more are available at https://www.pacareerlink.pa.gov.
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Meet Our Team

The Career Services Team is here to help you meet your training and employment goals! 

Genny Stone

GStone@montcopa.org

G. StoneGenny has seven years of experience in workforce development and enjoys building helping relationships with career seekers to support them in reaching their goals. Genny enjoys working with individuals to assist them in exploring their interests and qualifications that will align them with successful career and educational pathways. She incorporates a solution-focused approach to enhance workforce development activities and service strategies for jobseekers and her team members. She is passionate about serving her community and empowering individuals to become the best version of themselves. Genny enjoys cooking and spending time outdoors with her family and friends, including her two dogs.

Janet Lord

JLord@montcopa.org

jlord picJanet, “Jan”, is the Career Services Coordinator and has been with the organization for over ten years. Jan’s mission is to make a positive impact every day as she communicates directly with customers to educate them on available job readiness and employment opportunities through PA CareerLink®. Additionally, she presents other relevant workshops and industry-specific boot camps and maintains case files. As a go-to problem-solver, Jan supports and contributes to two teams, giving her colleagues more flexibility to meet customer and office needs.  Outside of work, Jan is a busy family member who enjoys cooking, hiking, knitting, reading, writing, gardening, and making things.

Wendy Garris

V-WGarris@montcopa.org

Wendy GarrisWendy Garris has worked in Case Management for over 15 years; she joined the PA CareerLink® Montgomery County in 2020. She is passionate, patient, empathetic, and truly loves helping people. She feels a sense of great satisfaction when she sees her participants achieve the goals that they set when they first walked through the doors. For Wendy, there is nothing more rewarding than being a blessing to someone else.

Kelli Symes

V-KSymes@montcopa.org

Kelli

Kelli has been working in workforce development and career guidance for since 2014; she started working in Montgomery County in November 2020. Kelli started her career working with returning citizens as a classroom facilitator reviewing job search soft skills and resume preparation. Kelli excels in developing connections with her customers by helping them take steps towards their employment goals. Outside of work, Kelli is passionate about her family, reading and being able to help people achieve their goals.

PA CAREERLINK® ONLINE

PA CareerLink® online is designed to make job searching easier. The site pulls in job feeds from various websites to assist with job searches in a central location. Job seekers using PA CareerLink® online have a larger database to research opportunities. Referrals, applications, and job search activities are stored and can be easily accessed for compliance with the unemployment work-search mandate. To visit PA CareerLink® online, go to www.pacareerlink.pa.gov.

O*NET

The O*NET database identifies, defines, and describes the comprehensive elements of job performance in the world of work. It replaces the Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT).

O*NET is widely used in enrollment for participants who cannot articulate current skills. 

PASMART

PAsmart is a workforce development initiative that helps connect Pennsylvanians with resources for working and training in Pennsylvania.Whether you are a student, an educator, a first-time job seeker, a parent or a person considering a career change, you will find that the Pennsylvania Career Guide is a valuable resource as you make those all-important career decisions.

Learning Express Library

The Learning Express Library is a free resource, available in partnership with the Montgomery County Public Library network, and offers test-preparation, career exploration, personal skill development, computer skills training and much more. LearningExpress also offers resources in Spanish.

Pennsylvania Career Guide

Whether you are a student, an educator, a first-time job seeker, a parent or a person considering a career change, you will find that the Pennsylvania Career Guide is a valuable resource as you make those all-important career decisions. Information in this publication can be used by all individuals who are preparing for continuing education and/or entrance into the workforce. Examples of the useful information that are found in this guide include career outlook highlights, an interest assessment tool, tips for marketing yourself, sources of financial aid, and contact information for many Commonwealth services, including PA CareerLink® locations and select state agencies.


PA CareerLink® Montgomery County is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.