Recruiting Assistance

At SC Works Centers, we understand how costly and time-consuming it can be to locate, screen, interview, and hire employees.  That’s why we offer a full array of services specifically designed to help you through these processes.

SC Works Online Services (SCWOS) – is an Internet-based, virtual recruiting tool designed to assist businesses in searching for the right candidate to fill job openings.  With a few mouse clicks, you can post positions, search and prescreen candidates, and review job market trends.  Automated updates of candidates meeting minimum job qualifications are available via email, text, or phone.  Registration and job posting services are free and can be completed at www.scworks.org. If you need assistance in registering for SC Works Online Services, please contact your local SC Works Center.

Candidate Screening/Matching Services – Helps identify qualified candidates for the job through SC Works Center staff screening and skills matching.  Staff can provide services for mass hirings, new business openings, and immediate job needs. 

Assessments – are conducted of potential job applicants to help ensure they possess the needed skills to do the job.  Assessments such as WorkKeys measure basic skills as well as a candidate’s communication, problem solving, and interpersonal skills.

WorkKeys job profiling is a job analysis tool that helps businesses understand the skills required for specific positions.  When used together, there is a better match of applicant skill to the job.  Job applicant and/or employer fees may apply.

Interviewing facilities – provide you with a private, convenient location to interview applicants that have been pre-matched to your specific employment needs.

Business Center – gives you “an office away from your office”, complete with all of the tools and equipment you need to conduct business: phone, fax, email, Internet access, copier, etc. – all free of charge.

Veterans Recruitment Assistance – is provided by dedicated stall to help meet your job needs through screening and identifying work-ready veterans*.

For customized or specialized recruiting needs, please contact a Business Services Representative in your local workforce area.

*See Business Tax Credits for more information