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Free Job-Seeker Resources

Basic Computer Skills

  • Create a shortcut from your desktop to this course from Wisconsin Technical College Systems. This is for those who need the basics or specific help like an introduction to social media. This covers using a mouse and keyboard all the way to protecting your information online and using social media and email.
  • Microsoft Office Training Center: Get going quickly and easily with Office 365 video training for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneDrive, SharePoint, Microsoft Teams and more.
  • Goodwill Industries has a comprehensive, free online resource for learning software, typing and mouse skills.
  • Northstar Digital Literacy Project has basic computer digital literacy standards and self-guided modules and assessments in six main areas:  Basic Computer Use, Internet, Windows, Mac, Email and Word Processing.

Job Search Engines online

  • Job Center of Wisconsin: Create a free account with the Job Center of Wisconsin website to build and revise your resume and electronically submit it to employers.
  • CareerBuilder.com: Officially, we’re a global, end-to-end human capital solutions company. But, that just means that we combine the best in advertising, software and services to help companies find, hire and manage great talent.
  • Indeed.com: Indeed helps companies of all sizes hire the best talent and offers the best opportunity for job seekers to get hired.
  • Monster.com: Monster is a global online employment solution for people seeking jobs and the employers who need great people.USAJobs: USAJOBS connects job seekers with federal employment opportunities across the United States and around the world.

Wisconsin Job Center Locations

An asterisk indicates a *Comprehensive Job Center, which provides a full array of employment and training related services, and includes more partners (Veterans, Vocational Rehabilitation, etc.) on-site.

Barron County

Barron County Job Center*
331 S. Main Street, Suite 6, Rice Lake

Chippewa County

Chippewa County Job Center
770 Scheidler Road, Suite 2, Chippewa Falls

Dunn County

Dunn County Job Center
401 Technology Drive East, Menomonie

Eau Claire County

Eau Claire County Job Center*
221 W Madison Street, Eau Claire

Pepin County

Pepin County Job Center
403 W Third Avenue, Durand

Pierce County

St. Croix Valley Job Center
704B North Main Street, River Falls

Polk County

Polk County Job Center
317 Main Street, Balsam Lake

Price County

Park Falls Job Center
City Hall—400 S. 4th Avenue, Park Falls

Phillips Job Center*
1408 Pin Ridge Road, Phillips

Rusk County

Ladysmith Outreach (Tuesday and Thursday only)
WITC Ladysmith, 1104 West Lake Ave., Suite 1, Ladysmith

St. Croix County

St. Croix Valley Job Center
704B North Main Street, River Falls

Job Readiness and Search Resources

Job Center of Wisconsin locations offer in-person workshops:

Online Job Center of Wisconsin Resources

Skill Explorer
Connect to employment opportunities based on your skills rather than on job titles.

Search for Wisconsin Jobs
Use the Job Center of Wisconsin website search tool.

Job Seeker Resources
Choose from one of the five topic headings: look for jobs, plan a career, wages and occupations, training and education, other assistance.

Workforce Events
Find job fairs, career expos, recruitment sessions, and other events to help job seekers make connections with employers.

Labor Market Information
Read reports, projections, and trends in Wisconsin’s job market.

Training and Education
Find information about apprenticeships, training programs, Wisconsin colleges and universities, financial aid, and more.

Featured Industries
Research Wisconsin’s diverse industries, and find information on wages, trends, and other subjects.