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Getting Virginia Back to Work

The Virginia Employment Commission is teaming with State Agencies and companies across the entire State of Virginia to have a Statewide Virtual Hiring Event on the 28th of July 2020 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM. The event will feature over 150 employers with jobs posted and available.
Learn more about this event


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Virginia Workforce Connection

The VEC's Virginia Workforce Connection (VAWC) is your online source to connect with potential employers, search for jobs, find training opportunities, and research wage data along with industry and occupational trends.


You can also visit a VEC office near you for assistance.
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Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims

The Unemployment Insurance Claims press release, published every Thursday, reports unemployment claims data for the most current reporting week. This includes maps showing the week-over-week changes and claims by locality. Additional data is posted in a downloadable spreadsheet at the bottom of the page including initial and continued claims by locality and Workforce Area.

To see demographic data of those who are claiming unemployment insurance in Virginia, visit the U.I. Claims Data Dashboard.

View the UI Weekly Claims Press Release


Forecasted Employment and Wages by State and Local Workforce Development Area

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