Jobs and Unemployment


Experience Works

Experience Works is a national, charitable, community-based organization that helps older adults get the training they need to find good jobs in their communities. For more than 40 years we have devoted ourselves to helping people break out of poverty and reclaim their lives and dignity through work.


Find a federal government job

This page explains the federal hiring process for different kinds of positions, including jobs in federal agencies, apprenticeships, and internships. A companion page,'s general find a job page, covers ways to plan a job search, write resumes and cover letters, interview strategies, and more.


Federal Unemployment Information

If you've become unemployed through no fault of your own, or under certain eligibility requirements as outlined by state law, you qualify for unemployment benefits. This site covers those benefits and how to apply for them.


Brainfuse JobNow/VetNow

Online job training and resources for job seekers. Online training and resources for veterans.


Iowa Workforce Development

Iowa Workforce Development contributes to the economic security of Iowa’s workers, businesses and communities through a comprehensive statewide system of employment services, education and regulation of health, safety and employment laws.


Iowa Workforce Development Job Listings



Information on the Iowa public employees' retirment system.


Monster Career Center

Select your area of interest, and see which career might be for you. This site includes information about the skills and education required for different jobs, gives the employment outlook, and links to information on related careers.



Find a job in your local area.


Social Security Administration


Social Security Express