Job Help Resources

Helps patrons to achieve their educational and career goals; job help, resume help, college skills can all be found here.
Whether you’re new to the city or a native of Greater Des Moines (DSM), finding the right place to work is essential for building a happy life. That’s why the Greater Des Moines Partnership has assembled an extensive list of Des Moines’ employment resources to help your search. You’ll find major employers, as well as internship and job opportunities that are updated regularly. For more information on the Greater Des Moines Partnership’s – Working Here webpage click HERE.
Home Base Iowa (HBI) is a one-of-a-kind program connecting veterans and transitioning service members with HBI partners and resources. Currently, Iowa’s unemployment rate is low and businesses are looking to hire skilled workers and this program helps connect these businesses with qualified veterans looking for career opportunities.  Countless resources are available to help veterans and their families with education and in transitioning to a new community with focused support and individuals who want to help. Home Base Iowa’s private-public partnership provides a high level of commitment for our veterans, transitioning service members and their families.  More information can be found at Home Base Iowa’s website.
IowaWORKS Centers located throughout the state provide services for individuals and businesses such as career exploration, labor market information, and job fairs. More information can be found here.