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HRA Human Resources Administration

Business Link

Source talent for your company with credentialed jobseekers and receive wage reimbursement.

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Overview

Business Link connects you, the employer, with the talent you need, when you need it. We offer free recruitment, job matching, and job referral services. Employers are never under any obligation to hire a Business Link referral.

What incentives are there for my company to hire through this service?

Business Link offers wage reimbursement of qualified hires up to $1,800 over 13 weeks. Our talent pool spans a wide range of ages, education, experience, and interests.

How soon can this service connect me to talent?

Including recruitment and prescreening, we can match your company with qualified jobseekers within 5-14 calendar days.

What skills and credentials will talent have?

Many Business Link’s candidates already have the following credentials:

  • New York State Security Guard License
  • Home Health Aide (HHA)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Personal Care Assistant (PCA)
  • Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC)
  • Food Protection Certificate

What occupations does this service provide for?

Business Link helps employers fill many different roles including the following:

  • Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance
  • Community and Social Service
  • Construction and Extraction
  • Food Preparation and Service
  • Healthcare Practitioner and Technical
  • Healthcare Support
  • Office and Administrative Support
  • Personal Care and Service
  • Protective Service
  • Sales and Related Occupations

We do not sponsor or pay for trainings.

How can this service meet my company's needs?

Business Link can benefit employers who are interested in the following:

  • Hiring for 1-10 positions
  • Hiring for 11-100 positions
  • Hiring full-time
  • Hiring part-time
  • Hiring temporarily
  • Hosting interns
  • Hosting or participating in job fairs
  • Hosting workplace tours
  • Participating in industry-specific events
  • Partnering to build a talent pipeline

Is my company eligible for this service?

Business Link engages with both private and non-for-profit enterprises. Most commonly, we work with community-based organizations.

How do I connect to hire?

Employers should contact Business Link through [email protected] and a representative will contact you.

Business Link is provided by NYC Human Resources Administration.

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