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We serve Iowans and help them connect with programs and resources to reach their employment goals. There are a variety of ways our staff assist Iowans across the state. Iowa Workforce Development is a critical agency delivering a variety of services related to Health, Safety and Workforce Development.
About Iowa WorkForce Development
Iowa Workforce Development (IWD) is a state agency committed to providing employment services for individual job seekers and to connecting employers to available workers through our IowaWORKS partnership. IWD continually strives to improve processes and align the organization to provide effective, demand-driven products and services. IWD staff in Des Moines consists of administrative, labor services, workers’ compensation, labor market information, and unemployment insurance services. The agency also maintains a statewide delivery system of IowaWORKS Centers and satellite and expansion offices where both employers and job seeking Iowans can receive workforce assistance.
Career Planners are available to assist job seekers with application process, creating a resume and interviewing skills. Visit us at any of our IowaWORKS Centers or meet with us virtually. Visit IowaWORKS.gov for additional information.
Information about working for the State of Iowa
What makes Iowa workforce a great place to work
Amazing Health Insurance
Iowa Workforce Development offers one of the most comprehensive and generous health policies in the State of Iowa. We provide full medical, dental and vision for you and your family.
Excellent Retirement Benefits
The State of Iowa offers a generous pension plan and retirement benefits that few other organizations offer. You can find out more via Benefits at a Glance.
Start your career here, grow your career here. Iowa Workforce Development offers many opportunities which allow you to work alongside talented people and grow professionally, all while maintaining a healthy work-life balance.
Contact Human Resources
Curious about learning more about State of Iowa jobs, contact our friendly Human Resource staff to learn more.
Phone: (515) 281-5889
Department of Administrative Services, Division of Human Resources
Hoover State Office Building
1305 E. Walnut St
Des Moines, IA 50319-0150