Job Seeker Programs

We offer a variety of job seeker programs for adult or youth, including work-based learning programs, workshops, and more! Veterans have priority status.

Adult Programs

Adult Programs

Dislocated Worker Program

Are you a Dislocated Worker?  Were you laid off from your job? Are you eligible for or collecting unemployment benefits? Get back to work quickly!

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

Are you 18 or older and unemployed or under-employed? Career Solutions career planners can help you find meaningful work that will sustain you. Learn new in-demand skills at no cost to you.

Youth Programs

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

Good jobs with good pay are available in your area! Career Solutions career planners can help you qualify for these jobs. Learn new-in demand skills at no cost to you.


The purpose of Career Solution’s Minnesota Youthbuild program is to provide at-risk youth ages 16-24 with an opportunity to learn construction trades while contributing to their community. Specialized training in the building trades develops participants’ construction skills while helping communities expand or improve housing for economically disadvantaged populations and the homeless.

Youth At Work

Do you want to get a jumpstart on your future? Explore careers and gain experience? Earn money? Start a resume? Earn High School graduation credit? You’re invited to join Youth At Work!

Work-Based Learning

On-the-Job Training

A contract between Career Solutions and the business that documents the training they will provide for a new employee. Hands-on training designed to address the gap between the new employee’s existing skills and job skill requirements.

Work Experience

Work Experience is a short-term, structured employment experience (up to 28 hours/ week) that takes place at a private, public, or nonprofit business.

Registered Apprenticeship

Employer–driven model that combines on-the-job learning with related classroom instruction that increases an apprentice’s skill level and wages. It is a proven solution for businesses to recruit, train, and retain highly skilled workers.