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Workforce Services

Lori Adams, Division Administrator

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The Division of Workforce Services is responsible for the delivery of various state and federally funded employment and training services. Services are delivered through 15 regional one-stop centers and satellite offices. Contact our IowaWORKS Centers for the office nearest you.

The regional one-stop centers and offices provide a variety of services to meet the workforce and workplace needs of job seekers, dislocated workers, unemployed persons and Iowa businesses through partnerships of state and local service providers. They provide job counseling, job training, job placement and assistance to special needs populations.

Visit the Regional Web site of your region to find IowaWORKS Center locations, hours of service, and services offered. Most services are provided free of charge!

 
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Online Employment Registration Service

IowaWORKS Virtual Access Points
 


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Review Iowa Integrated Workforce Plan 2012-2017

WIA Annual Report (PDF)

Iowa NEG Monitoring Guide (PDF)

Iowa NEG Monitoring Guide - Non-Identified Company (PDF)

Generic Application For Employment (PDF)

Customer Information Form (PDF)

 

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Federal Bonding Program:
A unique tool to help a job seeker obtain and keep a job. The program issues fidelity bonds, and is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. It is a business insurance policy that protects the employer in case of any loss of money or property due to employee dishonesty. It is like a "guarantee" to the employer that the person hired will be an honest worker. Click Here for details on the program. For further information contact Shan Seivert:
Shanlyn.Seivert@iwd.iowa.gov
150 Des Moines Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
Phone: (515) 242-0496
Fax: (515) 281-9321

Workforce Services Division:
- Manages a network of Workforce offices throughout Iowa
- Serves one-stop locations on workforce issues
- Provides job counseling, job training and assistance and special services to special needs populations
- Provides labor market statistics such as occupational wages and future labor market issues
- Provides support for the IWD Board
 
Administrative Rules:
Our Administrative Rules are found in Chapter 877 of the Iowa Administrative Code. Visit the Iowa General Assembly site for more information. 

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