Minneapolis Career Seeker Bulletin

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CareerForce - It's your state of success

Welcome to CareerForce!

Throughout the state, Minnesota’s WorkForce Centers are changing their name to CareerForce. Over the coming months, each CareerForce location is changing its signs, business cards and flyers. But far more than that is changing. CareerForce is rolling out changes to enhance the services we provide to career seekers, employers and our communities. CareerForce is bringing the state’s entire workforce system under one name. This makes CareerForce Minnesota’s only unified talent development and matchmaking resource. We have an extensive network of partners throughout the state and together, we’re dedicated to delivering prosperous outcomes for career seekers, employers, communities and for Minnesota. Anyone is welcome to access our many innovative programs and services at CareerForce locations located throughout the state or on CareerForceMN.com.

Minneapolis Career Seeker Bulletin - December 2018

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Career Search Events

CareerForce Job Search and Career Planning Events

Minneapolis Career Fair

Thursday, December 6
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Embassy Suites Minneapolis - Airport
7901-34th Avenue South
Bloomington, MN  55425


Employer Panel and Job Development Career Fair

Monday, December 10
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Hennepin County Library - Minneapolis Central
300 Nicollet Mall, 2nd floor
Minneapolis, 55401


American Indian OIC Career Fair

Meet with over 23 employers. Free and open to the public.

Friday, December 14
12:00 - 3:00 p.m.

The American Indian OIC
1845 East Franklin Avenue
Minneapolis, 55404


Employer of the Day - Transamerica

Tuesday, January 8, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Hennepin County South Minneapolis Human Service Center
2215 East Lake Street, #122
Minneapolis, MN 55407


Training Opportunities

Bus Driver Applicant Preparation Classes

Upcoming sessions to learn more about driving with Metro Transit

Wednesday, December 12
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Thursday, December 13
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Questions? Contact Workforce Department at 612-751-6430 or email busdriver@metrotransit.org.

Avivo Career Training

Minneapolis Adult Education (formerly ABE)

Anoka County

Eastside Neighborhood Services


Manufacturing Foundations (key skills: forklift operation & OSHA 10)  Class A CDL drivers’ license -ongoing start dates

Goodwill Easter Seals

HIRED Career Training

Lutheran Social Services (LSS)

Employment Empowerment
December 3 - December 21

Four Cornerstones of Financial Literacy
December 5, 12 and 19


PPL Career Training

Takoda Institute Training

Job Listings

View thousands of job listings from private employers statewide.

Job Connect
Connecting Workforce Professionals, Career Seekers and Employers.

Minnesota Council of Non-Profits Job Board
A tool that career seekers 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
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Use the right resources, tools and services to help get the job you want.

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

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 Minneapolis Workforce Development Board. Our programs:

  • 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.


There are two CareerForce locations in Minneapolis. Each offers 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

CareerForce Minneapolis North
800 West Broadway
Minneapolis, MN 55411

CareerForce Minneapolis South
777 East Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN 55407

About this Newsletter

The Career Seeker Bulletin is a monthly e-newsletter by the City of Minneapolis in partnership with CareerForce and the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Equal Opportunity Employer and Program Provider. If you have any questions, please contact  Linda DeHaven.

For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats please contact Linda DeHaven at 612.673.5294. People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 agents at 612-673-3000. TTY users can call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626. 

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