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

The Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation has operated the on-site Employment Center for nearly 20 years with a strong focus on placing workers with any of its 330 tenants. BNYDC is proud of having placed more than 2,500 people in quality jobs since 1999.

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.

Learn more about internship opportunities for young adults in or entering college. Click here. 

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.


Free Business Counseling at BLDG 92

Meet with Pascual Castano, business advisor with the NYS Small Business Development Center (SBDC)! The SBDC provides "no-cost" assistance to businesses in a variety of areas, including but not limited to:

  • revising/establishing a business plan
  • discovering innovative sources of funding
  • identifying overseas markets and avenues for exporting goods & services
  • developing/revising a marketing plan
  • applying/reapplying for disaster assistance 

Pascual is on-site on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM at the Employment Center at BLDG 92, located on the 3rd Floor.  To make an appointment, contact Pascual at 718-797-0187 or by email at