For Job Seekers

If you are looking for a job in the industrial or manufacturing sector, here in Southwest Brooklyn, we can help!  SBIDC works with many industrial, transportation, and other companies based in Sunset Park, Red Hook, and Gowanus, as well as other neighborhoods across Brooklyn, who are always looking to fill a wide range of positions, in fields as diverse as:

Warehouse – Maintenance – Mechanic – Electrician – Administrative Assistant – Custodian – Bookkeeper – Carpenter – Laborer – Data Entry – Shipping/Receiving – Dispatcher

And many, many more….

We can help you find full-time, long-term work, with the potential for career growth!

Our Process

To apply for a job through our Workforce 1 Center, please know the following:

  • We host sessions daily, Monday through Friday, from 8:30-9am and 12:30-1pm
  • Please come prepared with a resume and valid photo ID.
  • Please note, you must be legally eligible to work in the United States.
  • Veterans are eligible for Priority 1 Services, and have access to veteran’s services specialists, available throughout the Workforce 1 system.
  • All of our open jobs are in the industrial, manufacturing or transportation sector.  If you are looking for another type of job, we are happy to refer you to one of our partner Workforce 1 centers, located across all five boroughs.

At intake sessions, you will complete our Customer Information Form and meet with a career advisor, who will conduct an in-depth interview and help you with your various job search needs.  Our account managers will then screen you for some of our open positions, if they are a fit for your skill set.

Employers, generally in the industrial, manufacturing, and transportation fields contact us on a regularly.  This gives us a wide range of job openings at any given moment.

We also host workshops for jobseekers on a regular basis.

Find Us!

SBIDC’s Workforce 1 Center is located at:

Brooklyn Army Terminal, Building B – 1st Floor

140 58th Street

Brooklyn, NY 11220

Phone: (347) 987-3834

For additional Workforce 1 services as well as a list of centers around New York City, please visit:

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