Minneapolis Job 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 Job Seeker Bulletin - February 2019

Now Hiring

City of Minneapolis: TeamMinneapolis View all jobs and apply online

Job Search Events

CareerForce Job Search and Career Planning Events


Employer of the Day – Villa Healthcare Tuesday,

  • Tuesday, February 12, 2019
  • 10 a.m. to Noon
  • Hennepin County South Minneapolis Human Service Center 2215 East Lake Street, #122, Minneapolis, 55407
  • View the Villa event flyer (PDF)


Minneapolis career fair Sponsored by National Career Fairs


Union jobs fair Sponsored by Working Partnerships

  • Wednesday, February 13, 2019
  • 9:30 a.m. (employer panel); 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (job fair)
  • Minneapolis Pipefitters JATC 6200 Lakeland Avenue North, Brooklyn Park, 55428
  • View the union jobs fair flyer (PDF)


Minneapolis job fair Sponsored by JobFairX  -Free and open to everyone. Meet directly with hiring managers.

  • Wednesday, February 20, 2019
  • 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Hilton Minneapolis/Bloomington 3900 American Boulevard, Bloomington, 55437
  • Visit the job fair website.


Employer of the Day – Transamerica Life Insurance Company



Minnesota State Patrol - Application and Training Opportunity

State Patrol

Work for the Minnesota State Patrol

The Minnesota State Patrol is taking applications through 2/15/19 for the Trooper Trainee 1 training program. If you have a 2 or 4 year degree of any kind , you may be eligible to enter the Law Enforcement Training Opportunity (LETO) Program and become a State Trooper. No law enforcement experience is necessary. For more information about becoming a State Trooper, visit the state patrol job information page.

Training Options

Science Museum Computer Classes

Job Hunting Online class Thursday March 14 >> Register.


Avivo Career Training

Minneapolis Adult Education (formerly ABE)

Eastside Neighborhood Services


Goodwill Easter Seals

HIRED Career Training

Lutheran Social Services (LSS)

  • Employment Empowerment  - Feb 4-22
  • Four Cornerstones of Financial Literacy - Feb 6-20
  • Register

PPL Career Training

Takoda Institute Training

Job Listings

CareerForceMN 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 Apply for current employment opportunities open to the public.

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

CareerOneStop Manage your career and your pathway to career success.

USAJOBS Search for federal government jobs throughout the country.

CAREERwise 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 612-299-7200 Contact

CareerForce Minneapolis South 777 East Lake Street Minneapolis, MN 55407 612-821-4000 Contact


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. 

Para asistencia 612-673-2700 •  Rau kev pab 612-673-2800 • Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500

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