Summer Jobs Assistance for Youth
The Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services is ready to help area youth find summer jobs through the Summer Youth Employment Program. The Department will assist youth between the ages of 14 and 20 who meet eligibility requirements with job interview skills, professional conduct and in finding work.
Last year Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services staff assisted 149 area youth from communities across Cattaraugus County.
Outreach dates are as follows:
May 12 Cattaraugus Fireman's Club, Cattaraugus - 2:30-4pm
May 14 King Memorial Library, Machias – 2:30-4pm
May 16 Salamanca Public Library, 2:30-4pm
May 19 DSS, Olean County Building, 2:30-4pm
May 22 Little Valley Public Library, 2:30-4pm
May 27 Blount Library, Franklinville – 2:30-4pm
May 29 Department of Social Services, Olean County Building -2:30-4pm
May 30 Salamanca Public Library, 2:30-4pm
June 3 Blount Library, Franklinville -2:30-4pm
June 4 Department of Social Services, Olean County Building -2:30-4pm
June 12 Department of Social Services, Olean County Building -2:30-4pm
The following documentation will be needed:
- Birth Certificate
- Social Security Card
- School Record
- Proof of ALL household income
- Proof of residence
- Photo ID
- Work Permit **If under 18
- Parent or guardian signature on forms **if under 18
For over 10 years, the Department of Social Services dedicated staff has administered this federally funded program to recruit, train and place youth with participating employers.
For more information on the Department of Social Services Summer Youth Employment Program, contact Chief Examiner Michele Hoffman at 716-701-3585.