Posts Categorized: News

Jobs near me

Posted

How many people start looking for a job by typing those words into their search bar?   Maybe you’ve tried this and scrolled through endless pages of local jobs that aren’t a fit for you.  It can be so frustrating!   Wouldn’t it be great if there was one website, one location in your town… Read more »

I Love My Job

Posted

I LOVE MY JOB How many people can say this? As the old adage states, “If you love your job, you will never work a day in your life.” If you can truly say that you love your job, Congratulations!   If you can’t say that, then it’s time for a change.  The good news… Read more »

Marino’s Restaurant

Posted

We are shocked and saddened to hear of the loss of the beautiful Marino’s Restaurant.  It has always been an institution in Torrington area dining.  Our sincere condolences go out to the Marino family.   Wishing you strength for today and hope for tomorrow.   Your friends and neighbors at Alternative Employment

Minimum Wage Update

Posted

Minimum Wage   On May 28,2019 a new law was signed to increase minimum wage.  The following are the increases that will take affect over the next few years.  $11.00 on October 1, 2019 $12.00 on September 1, 2020 $13.00 on August 1, 2021 $14.00 on July 1, 2022 $15.00 on June 1, 2023  … Read more »

Solve your staffing challenges

Posted

WHY CHOOSE US?            HERE’S WHY!   Since 1994, AEI has worked with employers providing temporary and temporary to permanent employees. The skills we have placed range from janitorial and maintenance, to technical and management positions. Our success is a direct result of our ability to make effective matches. So how do we make our… Read more »

Quality Associates

Posted

Have you ever seen a job listing advertised in the manufacturing field designated “Quality” and wonder just what that means?  There are many different categories and levels of Quality.  Here is a brief summary of a few Quality positions:   Quality Assurance –  Responsible for maintaining and reporting on performance standards for the quality of… Read more »

Temp, Temp-to-Hire and Direct Hire Employment

Posted

There are many categories within the conditions of employment. Most people are familiar with the terms full-time, part-time and contract employment but there are other specifications as well.   ~Temp or temporary employment is as it sounds. It is a temporary assignment that only last for the duration of the companys need. ~Temp-to-hire or contract-to-hire… Read more »

What type of job should you apply for?

Posted

There are many jobs available out there from minimum wage jobs to six-figure and up executive positions.  Even though you may feel you are a good fit for a job, it doesn’t necessarily mean you are. A perfect example would be the Administrative Assistant.  This job sounds like it would be a fit for anyone… Read more »

The job search

Posted

There are so many different ways to search for a job.  Considering the job you are searching for will affect how you actually go about it.  Just as there are a wide variety of jobs, there are a wide variety of ways to search for jobs.   Starting with the old fashioned “pound the pavement”,… Read more »

Learn about a job interview from the interviewers prospective.

Posted

First things first, it is important to understand there is no right or wrong standard job interview.  Every interviewer has their own style.  The interviewer is asking questions to better learn who you are and about your background.  The more information they gather about you, the better decision they can make as to whether you… Read more »