Unemployment Insurance and job openings

The State of New York has announced a waiver to the 7-day waiting period for unemployment insurance for people who have been laid off due to the virus.

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Due to the substantial number of people filing for unemployment, the state has structured the days of the week you are eligible to apply based upon your last name, and you may need to schedule a date to apply.

Apply for Unemployment Insurance

Job Opportunities

In NY State and Tompkins County there is immediate job openings in health and essential business sectors.  Review the following job boards for opportunities.

Job Board for Tompkins County
Job Openings in NY State

Rosie is actively hiring for 30+ positions

COVID-19 has increased the demand for online shopping to an all time high as consumers seek safe food access and security. In response, Retailers are rushing to implement new health protocols to protect their shoppers and their store associates. This crisis has proven that online grocery shopping is tailor made to weather the current pandemic environment. Each online order that comes in provides a shopper with health concerns a way to obtain safe access to fresh foods without having to come into the store. This in turn keeps other shoppers and store associates safe. With local tech company Rosie's  latest technology, local retailers without e-commerce can now come online in 5-10 business days, offer No-Contact Delivery, and efficiently manage inventory/labor supply while confidently navigating through this crisis.
The Rosie team is rapidly scaling up to roll out new e-commerce and delivery operations for stores nationwide that are looking to launch e-commerce to ensure food access/security for their communities throughout this crisis.
Job Openings at Rosie