Duluth Career Services

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Duluth Career Services provides Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Adult Career Employment Services.

If you are eligible and are selected to receive services, then we offer assistance with:

  • Career Planning
  • Training Scholarships
  • Job Search
  • Job Retention

What is Career Planning?

With the help and guidance of your job Counselor you can:

  • Receive comprehensive and specialized vocational assessment.
  • Have the opportunity to explore various careers, including short and long range career planning.
  • Learn how to find and understand Labor Market Information about what careers are growing or not, what kind of wages people in a career earn, what they do, and how to get into a career.
  • Develop a career plan that shows the steps you need to take to accomplish your career goals.
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Job Search Assistance Includes -

  • One on One job search skills, counseling and training.
  • Assistance and guidance in developing your Resume and Interviewing Skills.
  • Assistance in identifying and describing the skills you already have.
  • Help developing job leads & more . . . .

Career Training Services

  • Occupational skills training including Skill upgrading and retraining.
  • Grants of up to $2000 a year to help with training costs.
  • On-the-job training.

While in Training Services your Job Counselor can work with you on a broad range of issues that might have an effect on your training or future employment.

Follow-up Career Services

Once you have found the job, your Job Counselor will meet with you to summarize the services you have received and explain the follow-up services that are available to you during your first year of employment in your new career.

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Site Last Updated on Thursday, May 12, 2011

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Video Credit:  Duluth Career Services video produced and photographed by Jerry Bielicki.