February 2019 BHRA Monthly Luncheon

February 12, 2019
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
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Conley's Resort
740 Pittsburgh Road
Butler, PA
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Know Your Military and PA CareerLink® Services

Presented by: Norm Magliocca 

For employers to make the business decision to actively recruit, interview, and hopefully employ military veterans they need to know what veterans did before and during their military service that makes them a great candidates to consider for employment. Topics to be covered include:

  • The education, training, and skills, obtained by veterans before, during, and after their military service.
  • What is needed to create an implement a plan to recruit, hire, and retain veterans.
  • Tax incentives for employing veterans and other individuals through the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) and how to apply for them.
  • The On the Job Training Program (OJT) offered by the Butler County CareerLink®. The OJT program is designed to help employers offset the initial training costs of newly hired employees. Employers could receive up to $10,000.
  • Federal Bonding Program available to employers who decide to hire applicants with questionable backgrounds.
  • Services that are offered to employers by the Butler County CareerLink® at no cost. Services include access to the PA CareerLink® website which allows employers to create job postings, search for talent, report new hires, and the ability to research labor market information.
  • How to access CareerLink’s Veteran Services Office, the Career T.R.A.C.K. office, and the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation which are all collocated at the Butler County CareerLink®

 

 

BIO

Norm Magliocca was born and raised in New Castle, PA where he currently lives with Regina his spouse of 31 years. They have three children and one grandchild.

Norm served in the Army as a Military Police Officer. During his time in the military he served in numerous positions and was stationed at Fort Drum, NY; Heidelberg, Germany; Fort Lee, VA; Darmstadt, Germany; and Seoul, South Korea.

Norm has also deployed to Panama three times, Haiti, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and Afghanistan. While in the Army he obtained a degree in Criminal Justice.

Since leaving the military Norm has been employed with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He has served as a Youth Development Aid and as an Income Maintenance Caseworker.

He currently serves as the Local Veterans Employment Representative with the Butler County CareerLink®. 

Norm loves to travel with his family every chance he gets and he loves to listen to music.