Job Seeker Services
Workforce Solutions offers many services to the citizens of Tarrant County.
Online job search activites have just been made easier for Texans with the State’s comprehensive job search resource. Visit workintexas.com to start your job search now!
Career Consultants specifically trained to assist veterans with job search and career services. You may also be eligible to participate in training opportunities.
Each year, Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County funds training for job seekers who need to fully develop existing skills or create new skills.
Disability Employment Navigators provide WIA intensive services including job search assistance and readiness training within any of our One Stop Centers.
The Texas Workforce Commission handles all Unemployment Insurance (UI) claims. Apply for benefits online or Tarrant County residents can call 817-420-1600.
Job Search Assistance for the General Public:
- No cost job search options
- Free job search resources offered at our six locations in Tarrant County (click here for a list of locations)
- Weekly professional workshops with tips on resume writing, interviewing and more (click here for the latest workforce calendar)
- Weekly networking opportunities and job search tips and strategies
- We have tools and resources available for people with disabilities
Specialized Programs for Eligible Individuals:
- Job search assistance and skills training for laid-off workers, low-income adults and youth
- Job search assistance and support services for Temporary Aid for Needy Families (TANF) recipients
- Job search assistance and skills training for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (food stamps) recipients
- Job search assistance for veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces
- Job search assistance and skills training for at-risk job seekers (including ex-offenders and HHS service recipients)
- Skills validation and assessment tool designed to help job seekers “verify” work readiness skills
- Network of community partners to provide education and workforce services