Because of COVID-19, the State has ask us to close all MassHire Career Centers throughout the state and to service all clients remotely. After a few days of resolving some new procedures, the MassHire North Shore Career Center Office has been able to adapt to the new situation.

Homelyn Augustin and I can service all Veterans requiring assistance  remotely. Our primary means of communication is through our work e-mails and video conferencing. Any phone calls to our work numbers are forwarded to our home locations. We will check our voice mails daily and will return your calls as soon as possible.

If you are working, please let us know, The information helps the Federal and State governments keep track of Veterans' employment information and lets them know where to allocate resources.

Current Job postings:

North Shore: JobQuest_05/09/21

Other: Job Postings_05/03/21 to 05/09/21

If you are applying for any position, especially from the list that we post on this website each week then let us know because we may have a contact with the company recruiter. Also when applying for a position online then send me the actual job description and the copy of the resume you are going to use  - your resume must fit the Job posting. YOU CANNOT USE THE SAME RESUME FOR ALL JOBS.

American Rescue Plan Act CARES Act unemployment extension provisions:
The Senate passed President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion and stimulus checks have begun rollin out. Starting Monday,March 14. you can check the status of your payment using the IRS Get My Payment tool online - Get MY Payment

If you have been laid off then apply for Unemployment:

Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC)
• As of January 6, 2021, DUA has implemented FPUC for UI claimants. The additional $300 was added to weekly benefit payments for the week ending January 2, 2021.
• PUA claimants will receive their FPUC payments beginning Monday, Jan. 11, 2021.
• These additional benefits will continue until the week ending on September 4, 2021.
Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA)
• DUA has implemented the extended PUA program and benefits are available until the week ending September 4, 2021.
• PUA claimants may now receive up to 79 weeks of benefits.
Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC)
• The extended PEUC program (PEUC 1.1) has now been implemented in UI Online. Claimants may now receive up to 53 weeks of PEUC in total.
• Claimants need to request PEUC benefit weeks through UI Online.
• The PEUC program will conclude the week ending September 4, 2021. 
Extended Benefits (EB)
• Extended Benefits (EB) will remain active due to continued federal funding until conditions for the 13-week entitlement “trigger off.” Eligible claimants are receiving their weekly benefits.
• Claimants who exhaust EB need just continue cert

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WARNING - Unemployment claims are now taking around 10 weeks to process up from. 3-4 weeks due to the large amount of fraudulent claims. As result, all claimants may be asked to prove their identities. Also if you should receive a text message that says there is a problem with your unemployment claim Do not respond - it is fraudulent!

 If you need any other assistance then please call your local veteran Service Office:

The United Way has set up an Economic Relief Fund to help with food, rent and bills.  Call 1-866-211-9966 and provide your zip code for a list of agencies that can assist. In the meantime, stay away from groups, wash your hands frequently and stay safe

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