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American Job Centers - Activity Calendar and Locations

The Department of Employment Services provides job seekers with a number of employment opportunities. Each center provides career counseling, resume assistance, job placement, vocational training, access to online services, information about local and national labor markets, unemployment insurance, and much more. 

Dislocated workers may file for unemployment insurance at the American Job Center Northeast, American Job Center Northwest, or American Job Center Southeast. Customers may also apply for unemployment insurance online. Customers interested in additional services should go to one of the full-service American Job Centers listed below. For additional information, call (202) 724-7000.

Please be advised that a valid Photo ID is required to enter all American Job Center and DOES facilities. Security checks will be administered for all persons entering the premises.  

Activity Calendars

The American Job Centers are accessible to individuals with mobility impairments. 

American Job Centers Listed by Location

Career Centers Location Hours of Operation Contact Information
American Job Center - Headquarters 4058 Minnesota Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20019
Monday - Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm
Friday 9:30am-4:30pm 
Main: (202) 724-2337
TTY: (202) 546-8879
Fax: (202) 543-6794
American Job Center - Northeast CCDC - Bertie Backus Campus
5171 South Dakota Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20017
Monday - Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm
Friday 9:30am-4:30pm 
Main: (202) 576-3092
TTY: (202) 576-3102
Fax: (202) 576-3100
American Job Center - Northwest Frank D. Reeves Municipal Center
2000 14th Street, NW 3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20009
Monday - Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm
Friday 9:30am-4:30pm 
Main: (202) 442-4577
TTY: (202) 481-3451
Fax: (202) 481 - 3452
American Job Center - Southeast 3720 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue SE,
Washington, DC 20032
Monday - Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm
Friday 9:30am-4:30pm 
Phone: (202) 741-7747
TTY: (202) 481-3920
Fax: (202) 481-3923


Service Contact: 
American Job Center
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
(202) 727-9675
Contact Fax: 
(202) 673-6993
Contact TTY: 
Office Hours: 
Monday to Thursday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm | Friday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm