Jobseeker Resources

If you’re looking for work or want to take the next step in your career, the Department of Labor and Training is here to help. There are numerous free resources available to help you land your next opportunity.

Meet with a job coach

Job coaches can assist with interview prep, resume writing, and accessing jobseeker resources. You can schedule a one-on-one virtual meeting with a job coach by creating a free account at backtoworkri.com.

Search open jobs

EmployRI.org is the state’s job board that lists thousands of opportunities from across the state. You can narrow down your search by industry, location, employer, and more.

Attend a job fair

Meet directly with employers at an upcoming hiring event. Many job fairs are now being held virtually on backtoworkri.com.

Find training programs

Looking to hone your skills or start on a new career path? You can sign up for a free job training program offered by one of DLT’s partner organizations.

Work in state government

Rhode Island is always looking for talented individuals to serve our state. You can find employment opportunities at state agencies, municipalities, or other government entities here.

Access supportive services

Explore various services that are available to support you as you take the next step in your career at rinavigator.org.

Resources for veterans

If you are a veteran, you can meet with a veteran-specific job coach who can help with resources for you and your family. Please click here to learn more.

Resources for workers 50+

Platform to Employment provides career resources to Rhode Islanders who are 50 or older. If you are 55 or older, click here to learn more about the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) program.