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DOES Career Opportunities

Welcome and thank you for considering DOES!

Do you strive to make a real impact on the lives of others? Are you driven, innovative, and willing to go above and beyond to deliver results for customers? Are you passionate about enhancing the quality of services for District residents? If yes, then the DC Department of Employment Services (DOES) wants you! We are currently seeking to expand our talent base in the below areas.

Available Positions:

Unemployment Compensation 

Call Center Representative



If you have any questions or concerns, please email [email protected] or call (202) 724-4998.