Over 500 documentary and how-to videos covering career exploration, career fields, job search skills, and job success skills.
Job and Career Information
Job and Career Information
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Information on sources for financial aid.
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Agencies That Can Help
Washington's one-stop source for education and career planning.
Washington's one-stop source for education and career planning. (En Español)
Job leads, job search workshops, retraining, self-employment help, and direct access to employers for job seekers.
Apprenticeship and Training Programs
Free public job-training and education programs, support services, and job search assistance.
Industry-approved training in basic computer skills, customer service skills, forklift operation, and warehouse/distribution logistics.
Short-term training programs including automotive, office occupations, welding, construction, health unit coordinator, forklift operator, and electronics assembly worker.
Earn-while-you-learn apprenticeship programs from the Department of Labor & Industries.
Help for individuals with disabilities finding employment and support for employers hiring and retaining workers with disabilities.
Free consulting services for individuals with physical or intellectual limitations that affect employment.
Exploring a New Career
Career information from the U.S. Department of Labor.
Discover which occupations are growing in your area, their salaries, and the training required.
Profiles of over 800 occupations including required training and education, earnings, job prospects, and working conditions, from the U.S. Department of Labor.
Job training programs and career centers.
Job Search Basics
Tips to help you find a job, presented in narrated videos in 中文/Chinese, English, Soomaali/Somali, Español/Spanish, and Tiếng Việt/Vietnamese.
Strategies to help you ace your next interview, presented in narrated videos in 中文/Chinese, English, Soomaali/Somali, Español/Spanish, and Tiếng Việt/Vietnamese.
Narrated videos highlighting key job skills in 中文/Chinese, English, Soomaali/Somali, Español/Spanish, and Tiếng Việt/Vietnamese.
Local Washington State government jobs.
Official job site of the United States Federal Government.
Services and employment resources for formerly incarcerated individuals, from the Employment Security Department.
Matches service members' military experience to civilian occupations.
Online and in-person resources to use to find out if you qualify for assistance from the Employment Security Department.
Career and employment resources for America's veterans and separating service members from the US Department of Labor.