Online Job Sites
The official job listing for Washington State -
Job Seeker Services
The Olympic WorkSource offers the following services for job
WorkSource offices offer computers, printers and fax machines
for the use of job seekers. Computers allow access online job sites,
resume-making software, career exploration and information programs, and job
Job Counseling and Assessment
WorkSource staff help guide job seekers through job assessments,
develop career plans, setup training, and line up employers to apply to.
- Classroom Training - occupational training at local schools
like Olympic and Peninsula colleges, that is funded partly or fully by
- On-the-Job Training - training at an employer's worksite that
is partially reimbursed by WorkSource where an eligible employee learns enough
to transition into regular employment.
- Internships - paid and unpaid work at a private or public
employer for a relatively short period in order to get some experience at a
- Work Experience Jobs - paid work that helps a job seeker
build some history and
WorkSource has a limited amount of funds to help Eligible
customers obtain help with transportation, child care, work clothing, tools,
emergency housing and food, and medical expenses.
Note: Some services require that customers be eligible
for Workforce Investment Act (WIA) programs. Eligibility for Workforce
Investment Act (WIA) services:
1) U.S. Citizen or have a legal right to work.
2) If a male, between the ages of 18 and 26, must register with
3) If between the ages of 16 and 21, to qualify for Youth
program, must meet income guidelines. For example, a family of four for years
2007-08 cannot exceed $26,470 in annual income.
Plus you must fit one of the following description:
1) deficient in basic literacy skills;
2) a school dropout;
4) a runaway;
5) a foster child;
6) pregnant or a parent;
7) an offender;
8) requires additional assistance to complete education or
secure and hold employment.