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Cass-Clay Creamery, Fargo

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Categories: Fargo

Cass-Clay Creamery will be hosting a recruitment event on Wednesday, December 1 from 2 to 5 PM at the Fargo Job Service Office. Stop in to speak to their representative.

Onsite interviews


ABM Job Fair, Fargo

Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 12:00 pm - 02:00 pm

Categories: Fargo

ABM is hiring Warehouse Cleaners, Floor Techs and Leads!

Full time and part time positions available!  Both Day and Night Shifts!
 

ABM


HireQuest Direct Hiring Event at Grand Forks Job Service

Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 12:30 pm - 02:30 pm

Categories: Grand Forks

HireQuest Direct staff will be in our office every Thursday from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

1501 28th Ave S in Grand Forks

 


Tractor & Equipment Job Fair, Williston

Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Categories: Williston

Tractor & Equipment Job Fair on Dec. 2nd from 4 to 7 pm at Hampton Inn


OK Tire Commercial Center, Fargo

Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Categories: Fargo

OK Tire Commercial Center will be hosting an Open House hiring event at 1002 38th St N, #2945, Fargo, from 4 PM to 7PM. Join them to apply, interview and own your career!

Onsite interviews


Baker Boy Job Fair, Dickinson

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 10:00 am - 02:00 pm

Categories: Dickinson

Baker Boy will be at Job Service Dickinson on Wednesday, December 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to answer any questions you may have.

Both FULL and PART TIME positions are available. Starting at $20/hour with full benefits package. Apply at https://bakerboy.com/About/Careers and stop in to see them on the 8th!


December 8th North Dakota Military and Veteran Virtual Job Fair - Business Registration Information

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm

Categories: Bismarck, Devils Lake, Dickinson, Fargo, Grand Forks, Jamestown, Minot, Wahpeton, Williston

 

 

Job Service North Dakota is hosting a statewide virtual job fair for current Military members, Veterans and their families on Wednesday, December 8th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Hiring a veteran is a smart choice! Veterans have leadership readiness, a mission-focused approach to work, a strong work ethic and are adaptable and immediate contributors. This is the perfect place to recruit your next great employee.

 

Click HERE for more information and to register free of charge.

 

 


Job Seekers - North Dakota Military and Veteran Virtual Job Fair

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm

Categories: Bismarck, Devils Lake, Dickinson, Fargo, Grand Forks, Jamestown, Minot, Wahpeton, Williston

Job Service North Dakota is hosting a statewide virtual job fair for Military members, Veterans and their families

 

Businesses from across the entire state will participate

 

Job Seekers pre-register, view participating businesses and attend the job fair virtually at https://bit.ly/2YBcois

 

 


Job Service North Dakota Outreach to the Grand Forks Public Library

Monday, December 13, 2021 at 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm

Categories: Grand Forks

We are here to help.

Our staff will be at the Grand Forks Public Library the 2nd Monday of each month between 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm.

While at the library, we can assist you with your job search, veteran services, migrant and seasonal farm worker services, information on training programs, resume building assistance and limited unemployment insurance assistance.

Please stop by to visit.

(7) Job Service North Dakota Outreach to the Grand Forks Public Library | Facebook


Job Service North Dakota Outreach to the Grafton Carnegie Regional Library

Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Categories: Grand Forks

We are here to help.

Our staff will be at the Grafton Carnegie Library the 2nd Monday of each month between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm.

While at the library, we can assist you with your job search, veteran services, migrant and seasonal farm worker services, information on training programs, resume building assistance and limited unemployment insurance assistance.

Please stop by to visit.

(7) Job Service North Dakota Outreach to the Grafton Carnegie Regional Library | Facebook


Sanford Health Hiring Fair, Fargo

Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm

Categories: Fargo

Sanford Health has lots of GREAT Opportunities for YOU!

Come and meet with a rep on Tuesday, Dec. 14 between 1pm and 3pm at the Fargo Job Service Office!

Sanford Health Hiring Fair


Job Service North Dakota Outreach to the Cavalier Public Library

Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 01:30 pm - 03:30 pm

Categories: Grand Forks

We are here to help.

Our staff will be at the Cavalier Public Library the 2nd Tuesday of each month between 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm.

While at the library, we can assist you with your job search, veteran services, migrant and seasonal farm worker services, information on training programs, resume building assistance and limited unemployment insurance assistance.

Please stop by to visit.

(7) Job Service North Dakota Outreach to the Cavalier Public Library | Facebook


Job Service North Dakota Outreach to the Lakota City Library

Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at 09:30 am - 11:30 am

Categories: Grand Forks

We are here to help.

Our staff will be at the Lakota City Library the 4th Tuesday of each month between 9:30 am and 11:30 am.

While at the library, we can assist you with your job search, veteran services, migrant and seasonal farm worker services, information on training programs, resume building assistance and limited unemployment insurance assistance.

Please stop by to visit.

(7) Job Service North Dakota Outreach to the Lakota City Library | Facebook


HIRED Employer Registration, Fargo

Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm

Categories: Fargo

Job Service North Dakota, Servpro and Radio FM Media are hosting a multi-industry job fair on January 11 from 1 to 4 PM at the Delta Hotels by Marriott. Register to be part of this event. 

Multi-industry job fair employer registration


Spring 2022 NWND Semi-Annual Job Fair

Thursday, March 24, 2022 at 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm

Categories: Williston

Spring NWND Semi-Annual Job Fair 2022 on March on Thursday March 24th


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Job Service to host Military and Veteran Virtual Job Fair on Dec. 8

Job Service North Dakota will host a Military and Veteran Virtual Job fair on Wednesday, December 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The virtual job fair is for all current military members, veterans, and their families. There is no cost to attend.


Website Maintenance Scheduled for Saturday, November 20

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting scheduled maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) on Saturday, November 20, 2021 beginning at 6:00 AM and ending no later than 9 AM CT.  Expect intermittent outages. Our website will be available during this time. 

Customers may be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Employers may be unable to access their UI EASY accounts. Job Service North Dakota encourages customers to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation. 


Retroactive update to Federal pandemic unemployment program may make more people eligible to receive assistance

BISMARCK, N.D. – The U.S. Department of Labor has issued a retroactive update to the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program to add additional reasons for eligibility to receive PUA assistance. As a result of this change, Job Service North Dakota is providing claimants an opportunity to self-certify under the updated list of 15 COVID-19 reasons to determine if they are now eligible for the PUA program. Claimants who are determined eligible for the program will have an opportunity to complete weekly certifications for the weeks they were unemployed, partially unemployed, or unable or unavailable for work.

Click to read more.


Website Maintenance Scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 23

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting scheduled maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) on Saturday, October 23, 2021 beginning at 6:00 AM and ending no later than 9 AM CT.  Expect intermittent outages. Our website will be available during this time. 

Customers may be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Employers may be unable to access their UI EASY accounts. Job Service North Dakota encourages customers to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation. 


FBI issues alert about faked Unemployment Insurance benefits websites

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is issuing this announcement to alert and help the public recognize and avoid spoofed, or fake, unemployment benefit websites.


Executive Director Bryan Klipfel to retire from Job Service North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D. (OCT. 15, 2021) – Gov. Doug Burgum announced today the state will launch a search for a new executive director for Job Service North Dakota (JSND). The governor expressed his gratitude to North Dakota Workforce Safety & Insurance (WSI) Director Bryan Klipfel, who has served as interim executive director of JSND since 2019 and will return to leading WSI full time.


System Maintenance scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 6 beginning at 9 pm

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Wednesday, October 6th at 9:00 PM and ending no later than Thursday, October 7th at 2 AM CT.  All systems will be unavailable. Claimants will be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


Emerging Digital Academy addresses workforce shortage in North Dakota's technical industry

Emerging Digital Academy is North Dakota’s only immersive coding bootcamp. The next 20-week session begins November 8, and its leaders are seeking business partners to participate and support the program as well as students. Click to read more.


System Maintenance scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 25

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting scheduled maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) on Saturday, September 25th beginning at 6:00 AM and ending no later than 9 AM CT.  Expect intermittent outages. Our website will be available during this time. 

Customers may be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Employers may be unable to access their UI EASY accounts. Job Service North Dakota encourages customers to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation. 


Fraudulent text messages are being sent to North Dakotans

If you receive a text message from an unknown number alerting you that someone is trying to sign in to your Unemployment Insurance account, DO NOT OPEN. It is a scam.

Reminder: Never click links that come to you via email or text message. Always open a browser and navigate to jobsnd.com on your own to log in to UI ICE. Please stay safe. #JobUpND


System Maintenance scheduled for Saturday, August 21

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting scheduled maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) on Saturday, August 21, 2021 beginning at 6:00 AM and ending no later than 9 AM CT.  Expect intermittent outages. Our website will be available during this time.

Customers may be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Employers may be unable to access their UI EASY accounts. Job Service North Dakota encourages customers to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.
 


Notice of Apprenticeship Opportunities - UA Sprinkler Fitters Local 669

UA Sprinkler Fitters Local 669 announces opportunities for apprenticeships.


Notice of Apprenticeship Opportunities

Ironworkers Local No. 512 is reminding all interested individuals that applications for Regions A, B & C will be accepted until February 15, 2022 for the May 2022 class.


System Maintenance scheduled for Friday, July 30

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Friday, July 30th at 8:00 PM and ending no later than Saturday, July 31st at 1 AM CT.

 All systems will be unavailable. Claimants will be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


Fargo Workforce Center to host 11 employers at Manufacturing Job Fair July 29

FARGO, N.D. – Job Service North Dakota Workforce Centers in Fargo and Grand Forks have been hosting weekly job fairs this summer, each focused on a specific industry. This week’s focus is manufacturing, and 11 employers from the manufacturing sector will be present to meet Fargo-area job seekers face-to-face.

The Manufacturing Job Fair will happen Thursday, July 29 at the Fargo Workforce Center, 1350 32nd St. S., from 1:30 to 3:30 pm. 


System Maintenance scheduled for Tuesday, July 27

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Tuesday, July 27th at 10:00 PM and ending no later than Wednesday, July 28th at 9:00 AM CT.  All systems will be unavailable. 

Customers will be unable to file unemployment insurance claims, certify eligibility or file quarterly reports while maintenance is performed. Employers will be unable to access their UI EASY accounts. Job Service North Dakota encourages customers to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation. 


Website Maintenance scheduled for Saturday, July 24

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting scheduled maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) on Saturday, July 24, 2021 beginning at 6:00 AM and ending no later than 9:00 AM CT.  Expect intermittent outages. Our website (jobsnd.com) will be available during this time.


Customers may be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Employers may be unable to access their UI EASY accounts. Job Service North Dakota encourages customers to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


Notice of Apprenticeship Opportunities

Bergstrom Electric, Inc., announces apprenticeship opportunities


Text Message Scam Alert

Job Service has been made aware of a scam to gather personal information from individuals or infect the recipient’s device with malicious software.  The scammers are sending text messages with a message saying “An error in your unemployment claim has occurred, click <a URL is included that is not associated with Job Service> to review your claim, North Dakota Department of Labor.”

Individuals receiving this message should not click on or navigate to the URL or provide any information.


System Maintenance scheduled for Tuesday, June 1

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Tuesday, June 1st at 10:00 PM and ending no later than Wednesday, June 2nd at 4 AM CDT.  

All systems will be unavailable. Claimants will be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


System maintenance scheduled for Friday, May 14 will affect job postings/searches

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (job postings) and the job seekers website beginning Friday, May 14th at 5:00 PM and ending no later than Monday, May 17th, at 8 AM CT.  Employers will be unable to upload job openings and job seekers will be unable to look for job openings. while maintenance is performed. Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.

Unemployment Insurance services will not be impacted by this maintenance.


North Dakota to restore pre-pandemic unemployment programs to address statewide workforce shortage

BISMARCK, N.D. (MAY 10, 2021) North Dakota will terminate its participation in the federal government’s pandemic-related unemployment assistance programs, effective June 19, to help address the ongoing workforce shortage across the state, Gov. Doug Burgum announced today.


System Maintenance scheduled for Wednesday, April 28 at 10 pm

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Wednesday, April 28th at 10:00 PM and ending no later than Thursday, April 29th at 2 AM CDT.  All systems will be unavailable. Claimants will be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.
 


System Maintenance scheduled for Thursday, April 22

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Thursday, April 22nd at 8:00 PM and ending no later than Friday, April 23rd at 1 AM CDT.  All systems will be unavailable. Claimants will be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


Unemployment Insurance Fraud Consumer Protection Guide

This guide provides information and resources for individuals on how to protect themselves from unemployment insurance fraud and steps they can take if they suspect they have had their identity exploited by criminals. 

Click Here to read


Notification of Apprenticeship Opportunities - Sheet Metal Workers

The Sheet Metal Workers' JATC of North & South Dakota announces apprenticeship opportunities 


System Maintenance scheduled for Tuesday, March 30

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Tuesday, March 30th at 8:00 PM and ending no later than Wednesday, March 31st at 1 AM CDT.


Common 1099-G Questions and Answers

All individuals who received unemployment insurance (UI) benefits in 2020 will receive a 1099-G tax form. In North Dakota, UI payments are taxable at both the Federal and State level.  If unemployment insurance benefits were paid to you in calendar year 2020, you will need the 1099-G form to complete your federal and state tax returns. Click to read more.


Fraud Alert: Office of Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Labor

The Department of Justice's National Unemployment Insurance Fraud Task Force is issuing this alert to warn people of a new phishing scheme. Full information


Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) is now active

The Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program is now active. Coding was completed overnight.  Individuals with existing PUA claims may now certify their weekly eligibility for payment.

Please note that due to federal changes, some of the questions that must be answered weekly are slightly different. Please read the questions and answers closely. The federal eligibility requirements have changed in some cases and this could result in individuals not being eligible for payments under this new extension of PUA benefits.

Individuals with existing PUA claims will receive a new Amended Notice of Monetary Entitlement in the mail with further eligibility information.

 


Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) update

Job Service staff deployed the updated computer coding necessary to process PUA claims under the new federal requirements last night, Tuesday, January 26th.   Although the majority of the deployment went as planned, some unexpected issues occurred that will require additional changes.  These changes will be done tonight, Wednesday, January 27th.  As a result, UIICE and the IVR phone system will be unavailable beginning at 8:00 PM Wednesday, January 27th until the early morning of Thursday, January 28th.  It is expected that the system will be available for certifying PUA weeks of unemployment on Thursday, January 28th after the system changes have been made.


System Maintenance scheduled for Wednesday, January 27

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 8:00 PM and ending no later than Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 2 AM CDT.  All systems will be unavailable. Claimants will be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


System Maintenance scheduled for Tuesday, January 26

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 8:00 PM and ending no later than Wednesday,  January 27, 2021 at 2 AM CDT.  All systems will be unavailable. Claimants will be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


PUA expected to be active on Wednesday, Jan. 27

The changes and additional benefits provided for within the amended Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program will be completed and implemented the evening of Tuesday, January 26, and will be active on Wednesday, January 27.  Please continue to watch our website for further information that will be posted over the next few days.  Implementation will result in UI ICE and the phone system being unavailable while the new computer coding is processed on Tuesday evening.


FPUC Programming is Complete

At this time, Job Service has completed programming the federal changes to the FPUC program and the PEUC program.  Programming on the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) is continuing.  Job Service mailed guidance letters to individuals with PUA claims this week.  When the PUA changes are implemented Job Service will notify all program participants by sending an updated Notice of Monetary Entitlement.

Click to read more.


System Maintenance scheduled for Wednesday, January 20

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Wednesday January 20, 2021 at 8:00 PM and ending no later than Thursday January 21, 2021 at 12:30 AM CT.  

All systems will be unavailable. Claimants will be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


Coronavirus Stimulus & Relief Unemployment Insurance Provisions

BISMARCK, N.D. – On Sunday, December 27, President Trump signed into law H.R. 133, Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, which included portions related to Coronavirus Stimulus & Relief.  Included within the Coronavirus Stimulus & Relief portion are items relating to the Unemployment Insurance program. 

Although further guidance is required from the United States Department of Labor in order to implement some aspects of the Unemployment Insurance provisions, Job Service is actively re-programming our systems to account for the changes we believe we can safely make while awaiting official guidance.  A high-level overview of the primary changes relating to Unemployment Insurance follows.
 


Be vigilant about bad actors online

We know it can be a long wait to get in touch with ID.me customer service. DO NOT follow advice or click links from other commenters on social media. Any contact you initiate with ID.me should be through their portal at help.id.me

ID.me representatives DO NOT contact you using email addresses that end in '.com'. Please be vigilant.

The address "verified @ your-id-me.com"  IS NOT LEGITIMATE. The website "losswagesassistance @ unemployment-govsupport.com" is also NOT LEGITIMATE.

If you have had correspondence with someone using an email address ending with 'id-me.com' please report it to law enforcement and to ID.me's official Twitter account.


Looking for help with ID.me?

Job Service ND cannot provide customer assistance for ID.me. Click for user guides and ID.me contact information


System Maintenance scheduled for Wednesday, December 16

Unemployment services (UI ICE, UI EASY, Secure FTP and the interactive phone system) will be temporarily unavailable between 9 PM (CT) Wednesday, December 16th and 2 AM (CT) Thursday, December 17th for scheduled maintenance. Our website will be available during this time.

Customers will be unable to file unemployment insurance claims, certify eligibility or file quarterly reports while maintenance is performed. Employers will be unable to access their UI EASY accounts. Job Service North Dakota encourages customers to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


Job Service partners with ID.me to strengthen personal data security

Job Service North Dakota has partnered with ID.me to provide simple and secure online identity proofing. ID.me will be integrated on UI ICE on Thursday, Dec. 17.


System Maintenance scheduled for Tuesday, December 15

Unemployment services (UI ICE, UI EASY, Secure FTP and the interactive phone system) will be temporarily unavailable between 10 PM (CT) Tuesday, December 15 and 6 AM (CT) Wednesday, December 16 for scheduled maintenance. Our website will be available during this time.

Customers will be unable to file unemployment insurance claims, certify eligibility or file quarterly reports while maintenance is performed. Employers will be unable to access their UI EASY accounts. Job Service North Dakota encourages customers to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation. 


System Maintenance scheduled for Sunday, December 13

North Dakota Information Technology will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Sunday, December 13, 2020 at 4:00 AM and ending no later than Sunday, December 13, 2020 at NOON CST.

All systems will experience intermittent outages during that time. Claimants may be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities during any intermittent outages. Employers may be unable to access their UI EASY accounts.

Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


System Maintenance scheduled for Sunday, November 15

North Dakota Information Technology will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 4:00 AM and ending no later than Sunday, November 15, 2020 at NOON CDT.

Click for more.


Employer’s Contribution and Wage Report (2020-3) assessed interest is being addressed

With the crossing of months, the unemployment tax system erroneously calculated interest for any filings that were performed November 1 & 2. 

Click to read more


System Maintenance scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 28 beginning at 9 pm

Beginning Wednesday October 28, 2020 at 9:00 PM and ending no later than Thursday October 29, 2020 at 2 AM CDT. All systems will be unavailable. Click to read more.


Announcement for PUA Claimants

Claimants are urged to use as many of the self-serve tools available to them to enable the claims center to better respond to the high volume of calls about issues claimants are not able to address though self-service.


Help is available for the upcoming Heating Season

Households concerned about upcoming winter heating costs can apply for the state’s regular heating assistance program beginning October 2020 at their local human service zone office (formerly known as county social service office).


Statement to reimbursable employers

Job Service North Dakota has issued the following notice in regard to refund checks to reimbursable employers. Click to read full statement.


System maintenance scheduled for Thursday, September 24

All systems will be unavailable during these times. Please click to open the story for further details.


UA Sprinkler Fitters Local 669 Apprenticeship Opportunities

Local 669 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) is recruiting qualified applicants for Sprinkler Fitters who are piping mechanics specializing in fire protection. 


System Maintenance scheduled Tuesday and Wednesday overnights

All systems will be unavailable during these times. Please click to open the story for further details.


FEMA approves North Dakota’s participation in Lost Wages Assistance program to aid unemployed workers

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Doug Burgum today expressed his gratitude after the Federal Emergency Management Agency approved North Dakota’s participation in the Lost Wages Assistance program created by President Donald Trump to ease the economic burden for those who have lost their employment because of the coronavirus pandemic.


System Maintenance scheduled for Thursday, September 3

Job Service North Dakota will be conducting maintenance which will affect the employer internet website (UI EASY), the secure file transfer portal (Secure FTP), the claimant internet website (UI ICE) and the claims center interactive voice response phone systems (701-328-4995) beginning Thursday September 3, 2020 at 8:00 PM and ending no later than Friday September 4, 2020 at 1 AM CDT.  

All systems will be unavailable. Claimants will be unable to file an unemployment insurance claim, certify eligibility or complete required UI activities while maintenance is performed. Please make plans to complete these activities prior to the downtime or once the system returns to normal operation.


Burgum: North Dakota will participate in Lost Wages Assistance program created by President Trump

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Doug Burgum today announced that North Dakota has applied to participate in the Lost Wages Assistance program created by President Donald Trump to ease the economic burden for those who have lost their employment because of the coronavirus pandemic.

 


We are reviewing the President's Executive Order

Job Service North Dakota is currently assessing the Executive Orders issued on August 8 regarding a “Lost Wages Assistance Program.”

When we have additional information, we will update claimants on our website, social media platforms, and directly via claimant communications.


North Dakota Emergency Commission approves nearly $320M in third round of COVID-19 relief

Package includes $59M for cities and counties, $97M for health programs, $100M to keep Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund solvent


Apprenticeship Notification: Bergstrom Electric

This announcement is for the purpose of establishing a list of qualified apprenticeship applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or sex. Apprentices will be selected according to qualifications alone.


Job Service reminds claimants of upcoming changes to Unemployment Insurance program

Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation is scheduled to end the week of July 25, 2020


Burgum signs order restoring work registration, search requirements for those seeking unemployment

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Doug Burgum today signed an executive order restoring the work registration and search requirements for individuals seeking unemployment benefits, effective July 26.

 


Systems change and holiday will affect Unemployment Insurance payments

Due to the 4th of July holiday, benefit payments which would have been processed on Friday July 3rd, will not be processed until Monday July 6th.


Fraud Alert: Office of Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Labor

This is a Fraud Alert from the Office of Inspector General at the U.S. Department of Labor.


North Dakota’s Unemployment Rate 9.2% for April

BISMARCK, N.D. – Job Service North Dakota reported that labor statistics released today show North Dakota’s April not seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 9.2 percent. The unemployment rate increased 6.5 percent between March and April. April 2019’s rate was 6.7 percent lower than the current rate.


Employers should be on the lookout for fraudulent Unemployment Insurance claims

Unprecedented claim volumes are driving a dramatic increase in fraudulent unemployment claims across the country – North Dakota included.

Job Service North Dakota uses multiple types of fraud identification and prevention tools, but the most effective fraud prevention tool available is North Dakota’s employers. 


Unemployment Insurance and COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs updated as quickly as possible. 


Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) press release

Beginning Thursday, May 14, letters are being sent to applicants who have submitted claims for PEUC aid since April 4, when Job Service North Dakota began accepting PEUC applications. The letter can also be found by logging into UI ICE and checking the "Correspondence" tab.


Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) is now open for certifications

Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) is now accepting certifications from qualified applicants

 


JSND is now accepting Pandemic-related unemployment claim types

Job Service North Dakota has successfully implemented programming to accept two new Pandemic-related claim types provided by the recently passed federal CARES Act. Click to read more.


Burgum waives waiting period for unemployment benefits, extends business closures by two weeks

Gov. Doug Burgum today signed an executive order waiving the mandatory one-week waiting period for unemployment benefits as claims continue to increase in North Dakota during the COVID-19 pandemic.

 


UI interactive dashboard is live

Job Service North Dakota’s Labor Information Market (LMI) Center has launched an interactive dashboard to display information about initial unemployment claims.

You will find it with the LMI center’s other dashboards at ndlmi.com.


We remain ready to assist you

Effective Friday, March 20, 2020, all Job Service North Dakota Workforce Center locations will be closed temporarily to limit public contact and access to our facilities. While we encourage you to use our online services at jobsnd.com, we also remain ready to assist you over the phone with your workforce and unemployment needs:


Help stop the spread

We're here to help online and via phone.


Job Service North Dakota postpones upcoming job fair events

Large-scale job fair events scheduled in March and some in April are being postponed until a later date due to recommendations to limit the spread of COVID-19. Specific event information is below. For more information on all hiring events, visit our website at jobsnd.com/events .


Dealing with COVID-19

Resources for dealing with the novel coronavirus in the workplace.

 


Benefit Payments Delayed due to President's Day Holiday

Job Service offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 17, and benefit payments will be a day late due to the President's Day holiday.


Apprenticeship Notification: Heat and Frost Insulators

Application period is June 20 - July 20, 2020


Apply to the HIRE Vets Medallion Award Program

Only two North Dakota companies have earned this prestigious honor. Your business could be next!


Bergstrom Electric accepting apprenticeship applications

Apply weekdays 8o-5 at Bergstrom Electric offices in Grand Forks, Fargo, Devils Lake, Bismarck and Thief River Falls, MN.


Electrical apprenticeships announce open enrollment

Dakotas JATC announces open enrollment for Inside Wireman (Electrician) apprenticeships. Everyone interested is encouraged to apply.


Ironworkers Apprenticeship & Training Opportunity

To apply at the sub-ofice in Bismarck, ND of the Ironworkers Local No. 512 -- Region C call 701-751-3609 for an appointment. Click to learn more.


Boilermakers Apprenticeship Program accepts applications

Click to learn dates and times applications will be accepted.


Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Opportunity

Sheet Metal Workers' JATC announces year-round opportunities for apprenticeships.


Two ND companies earn prestigious HIRE Vets Medallion

Fargo, ND – Midwest AgEnergy in Underwood, ND and Sysco North Dakota in Fargo were awarded today with 2019 Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Veterans (HIRE Vets) Gold Medallions by the US Department of Labor. They are the first North Dakota businesses to earn the honor.

 


Notification of Apprenticeship Opportunities Carpenters Millwrights Local 1091

Notification of equal employment opportunity apprenticeship applications.


Notification of Apprenticeship Opportunities Inside Wiremen Electrician

Announcement: Equal Employment Opportunity in Electrical Apprenticeship


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