The Employment Center

The Brooklyn Navy Yard Employment Center identifies, pre-screens and places qualified job seekers in various types of employment.

The Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation has operated the on-site Employment Center for over 15 years with a strong focus on placing workers with any of its 330 tenants. BNYDC is proud of having placed more than 2,000 people in quality jobs since 1999, with a strong focus on finding employment opportuntiies for local residents.

Our team of workforce development professionals maintain relationships with employers who are offering full-time, part-time, permanent and/or temporary employment within the Brooklyn Navy Yard and surrounding communities. We specialize in employment and training opportunities and are committed to providing employers with a diverse workforce.

The Employment Center is open daily 9:00am-4:30pm. We welcome job seekers to come in at any time to complete the paperwork to enroll in our job seeker pool. Additionally, weekly Employment Center Orientations are held every Tuesday morning, and all job seekers are strongly encouraged to attend.

To attend orientation, please arrive at 9am to fill out the enrollment paperwork before the orientation begins promptly at 10am. Contact us at or 718-907-5996 for more information.