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Workforce West Virginia

WorkForce West Virginia is a state agency funded through the U.S. Department of Labor that oversees the state unemployment insurance program, as well as a network of workforce development services to help West Virginia's citizens and employers compete in today’s economy. WorkForce West Virginia is a one-stop center for work force resources, including job opportunities, unemployment compensation, training, tax incentives and labor market information. (more…)

What services are offered?

The following services are offered to job seekers at no charge:

  • Career assessment and guidance
  • Access to training and education programs
  • Learn about job fairs and workshops
  • Information on the job market
  • Assistance with searching for jobs
  • Resume and cover letter preparation
  • Practice interviewing for jobs
  • Free computer and Internet access

WorkForce WV offers one-on-one assistance through their local offices and refers job seekers to employers, workshops, training and educational opportunities, community services, and other available resources, such as the Division of Rehabilitation Services. (more…)

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Who is eligible?

WWorkForce WV assists West Virginia residents and employers. Please contact your local office to find out if you are eligible for services.

How do I apply?

Call 1-800-252-JOBS (TTY: 304-558-1549) or stop by one of WorkForce WV’s local offices. To find a local office near you, see the locations map.