Hancock County Career Center

Hancock County, kentucky

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A regional workforce development partnership offering a wide array of services for employers and job seekers

The Hancock County Career Center is located in Labor Market Area 6 in Hancock County, Kentucky. It is a workforce development partnership whose purpose is to provide individuals with the information, assistance, education and training needed to find jobs and to assist employers in finding qualified employees. The Hancock County Career Center is located within the community in accessible, easy to reach facilities.

Career Center Hours:  Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm


  • Employer Services - assist area businesses and industries in finding qualified applicants.  Office and meeting rooms are available for training, testing, interviewing, etc.

  • Education and Training - through partnerships with Adult Education and Community Education, job seekers have the resources available to enhance their employability skills.  GED, TABE and WorkKeys preparation classes are offered through the Adult Education program. 

    If interested in taking the WorkKeys Test, call our Adult Ed Dept. at (270) 927-8066.
    The WorkKeys Test is FREE to KY residents.

    Computer classes and Continuing Education classes are available spring and fall through the Community Education program.

  • Assessment of Skills and Aptitudes

  • Work Readiness Training - computer software for typing skills, interviewing skills and life skills

  • Customized Training Programs, in partnership with employers

  • Classroom or Self-paced Computer Programs

  • Resume Writing - WinWay Resume Deluxe software for writing a professional resume and cover letter.

  • Career Library - with learning videos, job search books, sample resumes and other informational tools

  • Job Applications

  • Job Search Resources
        Job listings
        Career resource libraries
        Computers and printers
        Fax machines

  • Job Referrals - through a partnership with The Kentucky Department for Employment Services, qualified applicants are referred to employers for job openings. 

  • Filing Unemployment Claims - The Career Center staff will assist you with filing unemployment claims via the internet.

  • Training/Conference rooms

  • Referrals to the Department of the Blind, Department of Vocational Rehabilitation, and Department for Veterans Affairs -
    referrals are made to the various partners listed and their representatives are available for on-site visits with clients.