Employment Resources

Employment Resources

Name/Description/Contact Info

Name/Description/Contact Info

WorkFirst Washington

WorkFirst is Washington State's welfare reform program that helps financially struggling families find jobs, keep their jobs, get better jobs and build a better life for their children. https://workfirst.wa.gov/

Work Source – Pierce County

Helps job seekers in Pierce County access resources and receive assistance in finding jobs.


2121 S State St, #300, Tacoma, WA 98405 https://worksource-pierce.org/

Vocational Rehabilitation – DSHS Tacoma

Services for persons with functional, psychological, development, cognitive & emotional or health disabilities including rehabilitation counseling, assessments, individualized plans for employment, independent living services, assistive technology services, training and education services, job-related services.


1949 S State St, Tacoma, WA 98405 https://www.dshs.wa.gov/location/dshs-dvr-tacoma

Manpower (Staffing Agency)

Short-term training & temporary job placement.


4002 Tacoma Mall Blvd, #103A, Tacoma, WA 98409 https://www.manpowergroupusa.com/manpower/locati ons/tacoma?utm_source=google&utm_medium=lpm& utm_campaign=manpowerlpm

Pierce County Human Services

List of employment assistance agencies and organizations.       https://www.piercecountywa.gov/431/Employment

Young Adult Employment Program

Korean Women’s Association (KWA) & Workforce Pierce, provides services for 16 – 24 year old low-income individuals living in Pierce Co. including counseling & mentoring to explore careers and find a job, free employment training, supportive services to assist in completing education & work goals, assistance with accessing child care, food, housing, behavioral health, and other services to help meet goals.


3625 Perkins Ln SW Lakewood WA 98499 Email: [email protected]