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Business Services

Whether you need to hire a few key people, or staff multiple locations, the Bedford CareerLink has the staffing services to meet your needs. We can help you find and hire your workforce.

Hiring and Recruiting

The Bedford County CareerLink offers solutions to address your organization's recruitment needs. Use the online Commonwealth Workforce Development System (CWDS) (opens in a new window), phone, fax, or e-mail your job listing to our office to list your job on the CWDS system.

Labor Market Information

We can provide local, state, and national labor market information to help you make key business decisions including:

  • current unemployment rates
  • prevailing wage rates by occupation
  • industry/economic trends and forecasts

Layoff & Re-employment Assistance

Our Rapid Response Team provides assistance to minimize the negative impact of business downsizing and closure by providing the following services:

  • guidance in accessing Rapid Response and other services
  • outplacement and career transition services for laid off employees

Use of Facilities for Recruiting or Meetings

Reserve a space in our office to conduct interviews or job fairs (Room availability may be limited and some charges may apply.)


We offer valuable workshops and other educational opportunities featuring topics of interest to employers. View our calendar to see a list of current offerings.

Employer Resources

We offer a resource library for businesses including some of the most popular books on management, human resources, project management, and more.

Most of the CareerLink services and resources are free; however, some services are offered on a fee basis.

Did you know that CareerLink serves professional and technical job seekers?

Contact us to learn more.