The West Des Moines Library has numerous resources to assist you in job searching, career changes, skill improvement and more.
Job Searching Databases
Job Searching Web Resources
Explore careers, do a job search, or brush up on resume and interview strategies.
One simple job search shows many open positions within a particular area. You can also create a profile or track salaries of specific careers.
Job Assistance Community Resources
In partnership with the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines, The Directors Council, and DMACC, the Evelyn K. Davis Center provides workforce and financial training, employment opportunities, and grocery and retail services.
Phone: (515) 697-7700
The State of Iowa's website for unemployment benefits, coronavirus relief, and disaster unemployment assistance.
Des Moines Office:
Phone: (515) 281-9619
Raccoon Forks Microbusinesses, owned and operated by Optimae LifeServices, create jobs in central Iowa for individuals with disabilities, mental illnesses and other barriers to employment.