Employment Services

​​​Workforce WV
Workforce​ West Virginia is a one-stop center for work force resources, including job opportunities, unemployment compensation, training, tax incentives and labor market information. All of their services are available at 13 comprehensive career centers throughout the state. In addition, Workforce West Virginia has the largest online database of job seekers and job openings in the state and information on locating local community job fairs
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Includes referrals to job opportunities, career counseling, resume services, training/education resources and funding

Locate a local regional career center​​​​

​Regional Workforce Development Boards
Workforce Development Boards (WDB’s) are part of the Public Workforce System, a network of federal, state, and local offices that support economic expansion and develop the talent of the nation’s workforce.  Workforce Development Boards benefits both employers and job seekers.  They are committed to assisting individuals​​ and businesses achieve their goals, whether that's earning degrees or certifications, planning careers, finding or training employees, or overcoming barriers.  Below is a list of Regional Workforce Development Boards and the region they serve. 

Serving: Fayette, Monroe, Summers, Webster, Raleigh, Greenbrier, McDowell, Mercer, Nicholas and Pocahontas Counties
Serving: Boone, Cabell, Lincoln, Logan, Mingo, Putnam and Wayne Counties
Serving: Kanawha County
Serving: Clay, Mason, Calhoun, Jackson, Pleasant, Ritchie, Roane, Wirt and Wood Counties
Serving: Hancock Brooke, Ohio, Marshall, Wetzel and Tyler Counties
Serving: Barbour, Braxton, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Lewis, Marion, Monongalia, Preston, Randolph, Taylor, Tucker, and Upshur Counties
Serving: Berkeley, Grant, Hardy, Hampshire, Jefferson, Mineral, Morgan and Pendleton Counties

Enroll in the MACC to start finding positions available for your skill level

State-coordinated resources and services for West Virginia’s re-entry population

Workforce services for Veterans and military incentives

Resources for West Virginians in recovery to obtain career training and secure employment

Rapid Response Services for Dislocated Workers
On-site assistance to workers & employers who experience mass dislocations through rapid response services
Trade Adjustment Assistance Program
Assistance for workers who become unemployed due to layoffs as a result of foreign imports or a shift of production out of the United States

Reemployment and retraining services for dislocated workers

Benefits information to claimants and employer contributions to the program















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