Job Support Services
RESOURCES FOR JOB SEEKERS
In response to the global economic downtown, we’re offering a series of networking events specifically for unemployed professionals. This is more than just job hunting tips, this is a way to stay on track and in the know during your job search. Check the online calendar and search the category of "workforce events" for the next Net2Work. Net2Work is held every other Monday at the Partnership, 700 Locust St. Ste. 100, Des Moines. Visit the Location page for directions.
Greater Des Moines employers want to meet you. Visit the job fairs page for a list of upcoming fairs.
Click here for a list of our local companies that employ 500+ people. You’ll also find a wealth of labor information and statistics.
Iowa Workforce Development
Find help in your job search and skill development for your next career move.
Are you looking to get connected in Greater Des Moines? Click here to find your future network!
You can “Do More in the City” with this summer series of networking events designed to introduce you to business and community leaders, YPs and other interns while enjoying local attractions or learning about future career opportunities
Young Professional Connection (YPC)
YPC is a fast-growing group of dynamic and talented young people committed to making Des Moines a better place to live, work and thrive.. Learn more about YPC at www.ypcdsm.com.
Carpe DM (Seize Des Moines!)
Join this Linked-In group online for an instant connection to a local professional network. Current residents, former Iowans and alumni, and professionals considering relocating to the Des Moines metro are all encouraged to participate.
Start by browsing the jobs in our Career Center, a regional database of available jobs in Central Iowa. Look for local jobs at The Des Moines Register or check the listing and e-mail job notification service at the State of Iowa's www.smartcareermove.com.
RESOURCES FOR EMPLOYERS
Sell your top candidate on Greater Des Moines with a beautiful, free relocation packet with information on everything from area neighborhoods, schools, and churches to shopping, parks and local attractions.
Tours are available for senior level candidates who wish to see specific amenities in Greater Des Moines.
Trailing Spouse/Partner Assistance
You’ve landed your dream candidate, but to seal the deal you’ve got to help the spouse relocate. We’re happy to help!
Welcome to Des Moines Receptions
We’d like to welcome your new recruits, introduce them to the community and other newcomers, and help them begin to feel at home here. Invite them to the next get-together!
Hiring Our Heroes
Understanding Military vs. Civilian Language in the Recruiting Process. Click here to watch the Hiring Our Heroes Video.