IowaWORKS Expansion Office to Open in Ames Sept. 26

Iowa Workforce Development Communications
For Immediate Release
Date: September 18, 2018
Contact: Cory Kelly

AMES, IOWA – A new IowaWORKS Expansion Office co-located with the Iowa Department of Transportation Conference Center at 903 Lincoln Way in Ames is opening on Wednesday, Sept. 26.

“I am thrilled to expand IowaWORKS services to Ames, a location we have long wanted to provide services to. We appreciate our partnership with the Iowa Department of Transportation who made this location possible,” said Beth Townsend, Director of Iowa Workforce Development. “Co-locating our team with the conference center serves to make the best use of our state’s resources and makes it easier for Iowan’s to connect with the services we and partner agencies provide.”

The IowaWORKS Expansion Office in Ames will be open Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

IowaWORKS, a proud partner of the American Job Center network, provides job seeker services such as employment searches, resume and cover letter assistance, mock interviews and workforce training. Businesses can receive worker recruitment services.

The addition of the Ames office brings the total number of IowaWORKS Expansion Offices to seven. The IowaWORKS system is also comprised of 15 one-stop IowaWORKS Centers and four Satellite Offices.

For more information on IowaWORKS Center in Ames, call 515-725-5495 or visit