Comprehensive Job Assistance Centers

NCWorks Career Centers help individuals find jobs, strengthen skills, prepare for interviews, and more. There are more than 80 career centers across the state.

What services are offered? 

  • Career guidance
  • Training and education programs
  • Job fairs and workshops
  • Information on the job market
  • Assistance with searching for jobs
  • Résumé and cover letter preparation
  • Practice interviewing for jobs
  • Free computer and Internet access
  • Help registering with and using NCWorks Online

Do the career centers charge for their services? 

No, all services are offered at no charge. 

How can I find a career center near me? 

You can use the NCWorks website to find a center in your zip code, county, or region. 

NCWorks Online

Job-seekers can use NCWorks online to do the following: 

  • Search job postings pulled from thousands of job-search websites.
  • Find training programs in the area.
  • Learn how to transition to another career by studying the skills required in that industry and hearing from people who have already made that transition.
  • Track the status of an application after it’s been submitted to an employer.
  • Import professional information directly from a LinkedIn profile.
  • Study real-time information on the labor market, including wage and labor projections.
  • Share a job post through social media.

I lost my job due to COVID-19. Does NCWorks offer any help? 

Yes. NCWorks offers COVID-19 Jobs Information Hub.   

Need more information? 

Call 2-1-1 or 1-888-892-1162 to speak with an NC 211 call specialist.

SOURCES: NC Department of Commerce and NCWorks

Last updated 12/10/2021

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