Sacramento Public Library

Job Seekers

Get one-on-one Job Coaching

Are you looking for a job? Feeling a bit rusty on your interview skills or bewildered by all the new technology a successful job search demands? We can help.
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We offer one-on-one job coaching at many of our libraries. Our skilled and experienced volunteer coaches can help you:

  • Write a better resume.
  • Ace your interview.
  • Search online job listings.
  • Create a free email address.
  • Answer your questions about the job search process.

How to enroll:
  • Sessions last a half hour to one hour.
  • Appointments are encouraged and can be made at the service desk of the library branch, or by calling the Sacramento Public Library telephone reference line at 916-264-2920.
  • Some branches allow appointments to be made online by going to our Events page and searching “job coach” for the branch nearest you.
  • Please bring a current resume if you have one, either a paper copy or on a cloud based storage site (google docs, onedrive, dropbox, etc.).

Here is a full list of the job coach locations and times we currently offer:

Belle Cooledge Library
First and third Saturdays of the month at 12 p.m.
Second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 6:30 p.m.

Central Library

Sundays, 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. Walk in appointments - no advanced reservations required.

Colonial Heights
Saturdays, 12 p.m. - 2 p.m., by appointment.

Elk Grove

Tuesdays, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Wednesdays, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Fair Oaks Library

Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Galt Library
Fridays, 1 - 3 p.m.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Email for a personal appointment.

North Sacramento-Hagginwood Library
Second and fourth Wednesdays of the month, 2 - 4 p.m. by appointment. Please speak with a staff member at the branch or call 916-264-2700 for a personal appointment.

Orangevale Library
Fridays, 1 - 3 p.m.

Rancho Cordova Library
Speak with a staff member at the branch or email for a personal appointment.

Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven
Second and fourth Wednesdays, 1 - 3 pm. by appointment

Sylvan Oaks Library
Saturdays, 2 - 4 p.m.

Online resume review

Write a winning resume. Online writing experts will help you craft a winning resume and cover letter. Login to the Adult Learning Center with your library card.

Online job & career resources

Coaching is one of several job search resources we offer. Others include:

  • Online Job & Career services, including computer courses and career assessments.
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