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System Maintenance Scheduled for Saturday, January 8

Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 09:00 am

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 Saturday, January 8th at 8:00 AM and ending no later than Saturday, January 8th at 3:00 PM 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.


Website Maintenance Scheduled for Wednesday, January 5 at 9 pm

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at 11:00 am

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 5, 2022 at 9:00 PM and ending no later than Thursday, January 6th at 2:00 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.


System Maintenance Scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 28 at 8 PM

Monday, December 27, 2021 at 09:00 am

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, December 28th at 8:00 PM and ending no later than Wednesday, December 29th at 3:00 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.


Website Maintenance Scheduled for Monday, Dec. 27 at 4 AM

Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at 09:00 am

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 Monday, December 27th beginning at 4:00 AM and ending no later than 5:15 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. 


Website Maintenance Scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 21

Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 11:00 am

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, December 21st at 8:00 PM and ending no later than Wednesday, December 22nd at 2:30 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.


Website Maintenance Scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 7

Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 02:00 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 Tuesday, December 7th at 8:00 PM and ending no later than Wednesday, December 8th 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.


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

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 11:00 pm

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

Monday, November 15, 2021 at 11:20 am

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

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 12:00 pm

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.

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Website Maintenance Scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 23

Monday, October 18, 2021

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.