Minneapolis Job Seeker Bulletin


December, 2017



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Energy Assistance Services

The Minnesota Energy Assistance Program (EAP) helps eligible households (home owners and renters) pay home heating costs. Eligibility is based on income.

Flyer in English & Spanish

EAP Info Sheet

Minneapolis WorkForce Center Events

WorkForce Centers help job seekers find employment, help businesses find workers, and help anyone at any stage explore and plan careers.   

Minneapolis North WorkForce Center Events

Minneapolis South WorkForce Center Events

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Job Connect

  • Connecting Workforce Professionals, Job Seekers and Employers.

Minnesota Council of Non-Profits Job Board

  • A tool that jobseekers can use to view hundreds of nonprofit jobs that match their qualifications and employers can post their latest nonprofit openings.

Hennepin County

  • Search for job openings in Hennepin County.

City of Saint Paul  

  • Apply for current employment opportunities open to the public.


  • Use the right resources, tools and services to help get the job you want.


  • View thousands of job listings from private employers statewide.


  • Manage your career and your pathway to career success.


  • Search for federal government jobs throughout the country.


  • Discover tools and resources for a successful job hunt.

State of Minnesota  

  • Explore career opportunities and potential for career advancement in Minnesota.

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City of Minneapolis: TeamMinneapolis
View all jobs and apply online here.

Upcoming Job Search Events

Employer of the Day: MCE
Tuesday, December 19, 10 AM – 1 PM
East Side Neighborhood Services
1700 Second St. NE, Minneapolis, MN

DNR Veterans Employment Seminar 
Wednesday, January 3, 2018, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
DNR Central Office
500 Lafayette Road, St. Paul, MN

North Minneapolis Manufacturing Career &Training Expo
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
800 West Broadway, 2nd Level, Minneapolis, MN

Job Development Career Fair
Monday, February 12, 2018, 9 AM – 2 PM
Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis 

Minneapolis Career Fair
Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 11 AM – 2 PM
Embassy Suites Minneapolis Airport
7901 34th Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 

Minneapolis Professional & Technology Diversity Career Fair
Thursday, February 22, 2018, 11 AM – 2 PM
U.S. Bank Stadium Station
401 Chicago Ave, West Plaza Lobby

Training Opportunities

YouthBuild Training Starting in January
The training is for:
*   Youth 16-24 years old;
*   Who are working towards a GED or high school completion, but not currently enrolled in high school,
*   Interested in construction skills development
*   Motivated towards self-development and learning life skills

A new class starts January 16, 2018.

Attend an Open House December 20 from 3-6 pm or January 6 from 1-3 pm, both in St. Paul.YouthBuild Flyer

Takoda Institute Upcoming 2018 Training
*   Administrative Professional begins January 8, 2018 (six months)*   Digital Office Professional begins January 8, 2018 (nine months)Link

HIRED Upcoming 2018 Training
Office Administration begins January 22, 2018, Link

Project for Pride in Living (PPL) Upcoming Training
*   Building Operations Technician Pathway begins January 4, 2018 (7-months) Flyer

*   Office Specialist for the Department of Revenue begins January 8, 2018 (3 weeks) Flyer

*   Banking begins January 16, 2018 (3-weeks) Flyer

*   Hennepin County Office Specialist begins February 5, 2018 (6-weeks) Flyer


Free Workshops at PPL  in Minneapolis and St. Paul
Improve your computer and professional development skills.

Sign-up for a free workshop and learn how you can earn a $10 bus or gas card. Call 612-455-5300 to reserve a spot.


Minneapolis Saint Paul TechHire Initiative IT Programs
TechHire aims to close the workforce skills gap in the high tech economy by building a path for diverse workers to access training, support and tech jobs across the Greater Minneapolis Region.

Prime Digital Academy Full Stack Engineering
Apply By – January 26, 2018
Class starts – April 9, 2018
Graduation – July13, 2018

Prime Digital Academy User Experience Design
Apply By – March 2, 2018
Class starts – May 7, 2018
Graduation – July 27, 2018

Software Guild JAVA Bootcamp
Apply By – January 19, 2018
Class starts – February 5, 2018

Software Guild .NET/C# Bootcamp
Apply By – February 16, 2018
Class starts – March 5, 2018

Apply By – January 12, 2018
Class starts – February 5, 2018

Employment and Training Programs

City of Minneapolis Employment and Training

City of Minneapolis Employment and Training administers a variety of employment and training programs under the direction of the Mayor, City Council, and the Minneapolis Workforce Development Board. To learn more about specific programs click on the following links:

  • Minneapolis Works 
    Assistance finding a job for low-income, Minneapolis residents ages 18 and older.
  • WIOA Adult
    Employment and training services to eligible adults 18 and over who are looking to gain skills and employment in: Healthcare, IT, Manufacturing, Construction, or Administrative Services.
  • Minneapolis Youth Works
    Assistance with high school completion, work preparation or employment goals for Minneapolis Youth ages 14-21.
  • Dislocated Worker Program
    Comprehensive services for those who have lost their job through no fault of their own for adult ages 18 and older.

Minneapolis Workforce Centers

There are two WorkForce Centers located in Minneapolis. Each offers a knowledgeable staff to guide you, essential tools for job search success, and free services including: 

  • Computer Labs
  • Skills Assessment
  • Information on Career Transition
  • Career Counseling and Planning
  • Access to Free Training and Certifications
  • Resume Writing and Interview Assistance
  • Veterans Programs

North Minneapolis
800 West Broadway, Minneapolis, MN 55411
612-299-7200 or email us. 

South Minneapolis
777 East Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55407
612-821-4000 or email us.