For Job Seekers


Starting a Job Search? Make it Pay.

View thousands of job listings from private employers statewide. Upload your resume and apply for jobs online. Manage and track your job search efforts.

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Go Ahead, Ask Us Anything.

Our Creative Job Search Guide provides the advice you need to plan and launch a successful job search, even in the most challenging times.

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Lost Your Job? We Can Help.

If you've been laid off or had your work hours greatly reduced, you may qualify for Unemployment Insurance benefits.

UI benefits provide a temporary partial wage replacement to workers who become unemployed through no fault of their own.

Apply for UI benefits. 


The Center of Attention.

All you, all the time. At WorkForce Centers that's our only focus.

With nearly 50 centers located throughout the state, it's easy to get the job-search and career guidance you need.

Find the WorkForce Center nearest you.

We've Got You Covered

Lost your job and wondering what's next? Don't know how to begin a job search? Need help with your resume? Looking for job leads? At any stage in your job search, we've got the resources and expertise to help.

Recently Unemployed

Apply for unemployment insurance benefits. Get help if you're facing a layoff. Find additional community resources.

Find a Job

Search thousands of online job listings. Check out special employment programs for targeted groups.

WorkForce Centers

Get expert job-search and career-planning advice. Sign-up for workshops. Join networking groups and job clubs. 

Blind or Visually Impaired

Employment and career services to help people who are blind and visually impaired live and work independently. 

People with Disabilities

Counseling, training and job skills. Services to help people with disabilities prepare for, find and keep a job.

Veterans Employment

Transition assistance. Employer advocacy. Career guidance and planning. Services to help Minnesota veterans return to work. 

Job Search Guide

Learn about the job-search process. Write a winning resume. Perfect your interview skills. Master the art of follow-up.

Job Outlook

Use these web tools to check out all kinds of jobs by wages, skills and training requirements.

MinnesotaWorks Blog

Disclosing a Disability During a Job Search

When is the best time to tell a prospective employer you have a disability? There's no single answer.

Causing a Stink at Work with Fragrances

Overpower job interviewers and coworkers with your professional sensibilities, not your overbearing scents.


Upcoming Events

Office Professionals Hiring Event

February 23, Brooklyn Park
Network and apply for open positions with attending employers.

Healthy Careers, Healthy Lives On-site Hiring Event

February 24, St Paul
Attend the upcoming Healthy Careers, Healthy Lives On-site Hiring Event

Northland Job Fair

April 5, Duluth
Meet with employers about open job opportunities in the Northland area.

More Events