Gerry Tarapacki

Workforce Buffalo Employee

Trade Adjustment Act (TAA) Counselor

Buffalo Employment and Training Center


Serving the needs of Trade Adjustment Act clients since 2005.


Gerry has an extensive history of working with and assisting clients seeking both employment and training opportunities. While he has been working with Trade Adjustment Act clients since 2005, he has over 25 years of experience in the workforce development field. Gerry helps clients assess their current marketability in the job market and works with them to develop and implement a career plan that leads them to gainful employment.

Gerry prides himself on doing what it takes to get the job done for his clients. Some of the services provided through Gerry and BETC include: career counseling, skills assessment, resume writing & interview skills workshops, job referrals, supportive services and information on training opportunities and educational providers. Gerry is noted for going the “extra mile” to ensure his clients know and understand the benefits for which they are eligible under the Trade Adjustment Assistance Act and how to access them.

Trade Act eligible client are encouraged to contact Gerry if you have any questions, issues, or concerns. He’s here to help!


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