Minneapolis Job Seeker Bulletin

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 - July 2019

Now Hiring

City of Minneapolis: TeamMinneapolis View all jobs and apply online

CareerForce Workshop and Events Calendar

Find workshops such as Creative Job Search and Career Exploration, Resume Writing, Interview Skills and more. Come in for a visit and let us help you with your job search. 

$1,000 Hiring Bonus - Become a Metro Transit Driver!

Now is a great time to kickstart your career with Metro Transit. Right now, new bus drivers who start between May 20 and July 29 will receive a $1,000 hiring bonus! If you like working with people and want to make a difference in your community, come help us run our growing transit system!


Get more info here.

Job Search Events

Job Development Career Fair

Monday, July 8th, 2019

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Hennepin County

South Minneapolis Human Service Center

2215 East Lake Street # 122

Minneapolis, MN 55407

See more here


Hennepin County Employment Information Session - Learn more information about the hiring process, application best practices &screening process.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

1315 Lowry Avenue North

Minneapolis, MN  55411

See more here


Employer of the Day

Delaware North

Monday, July 15th, 2019

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Hennepin County

South Minneapolis Human Service Center

2215 East Lake Street # 122

Minneapolis, MN 55407

See more here


Employer of the Day – Assessable Space, Inc

Monday, July 22, 2019

10 a.m. – noon

Hennepin County Library – Brookdale

6125 Shingle Creek Parkway Room AB,

Brooklyn Center, 55430

View the July 22 event flyer (PDF)

See more here


Minneapolis Career Fair

Thursday, August 1, 2019

11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Embassy Suites Minneapolis - Airport

7901 34th Avenue South

Bloomington, MN  55425

See more here


Job Development Career Fair

Monday, August 5th, 2019

9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Hennepin County Library – Minneapolis Central

300 Nicollet Mall, 2nd Floor

Minneapolis, MN 55401

See more here


Training Options

Avivo Career Training

Minneapolis Adult Education (formerly ABE)

Eastside Neighborhood Services


Goodwill Easter Seals

HIRED Career Training

Lutheran Social Services (LSS)

  • Employment Empowerment - starts July 8
  • Four Cornerstones of Financial Literacy - starts July 10
  • Register or send an email with name, email and phone number to tec@lssmn.org

PPL Career Training

Takoda Institute Training

Tasks Unlimited

Twin Cities Rise

Resource Alert - Cooling Sites 

As Summer Heats Up, Hennepin County Cooling Sites Provide Relief



To assist in escaping the heat, view the map that shows cooling options throughout Hennepin County including locations to Salvation Army buildings, libraries, recreation centers, movie theaters, and shopping malls.

Some community or recreation centers may require a fee, or have restricted use and/or limited hours. Always call in advance to inquire. 


Job Search Websites

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.

Clean Energy Job Board Apply for jobs in the energy efficiency and renewable energy fields.

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 Job 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).

If you have any questions, please contact  Linda DeHaven

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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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