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The following American Job Centers now open for in-person services by appointment only (click on the location nearest you for an appointment):

AJC Headquarters 
AJC Bertie Backus
AJC Reeves Center

The use of face masks is required within the AJC. You may also reach the American Job Center by phone at (202) 724-7000. The call center cannot schedule in-person appointments.

We offer a wide variety of on-line services and workshops to help you manage your resources and repare to re-join the workforce:

Designed with DC Residents in Mind
Our expert Workforce Facilitators deliver virtual workshops to enhance your skills and keep you up-to-date with the latest information and technology.
 
Workshops will provide:
    •    Easy class participation using the ADOBE Connect software, a video conferencing platform.
    •    Important information about staying engaged during the COVID-19 crisis.
    •    Instructions for navigating DC Networks, the District’s employment platform, and a place where residents can search for jobs and access labor market information.

Choose A Workshop

Get to Know Your American Job Center (AJC Orientation)

  • Register HERE for this event. (Spanish)

  • An email address is required to register.

The Conversation that Gets the Job (Interviewing Skills)  

  • Register HERE for this event.

  • An email address is required to register.

 

How to Complete a Job Application Using Indeed.com

  • Register HERE for this event.

  • An email address is required to register.

How to Complete a Job Application Using DCNETWORKS.ORG

  • Register HERE for this event.

  • An email address is required to register.

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Resumes and Cover Letters

  • Register HERE for this event.

  • An email address is required to register.

Money Management Blueprint Workshop

  • Register HERE for this event.

  • An email address is required to register

Credit Workshop

  • Register HERE for this event.

  • An email address is required to register

Financial Foundation Workshop

  • Register HERE for this event.

  • An email address is required to register

You're Hired! How to Keep Your Job Workshop
  • Register HERE for this event.

  • An email address is required to register

Effective Job Search Methods Workshop

  • Register HERE for this event.

  • An email address is required to register

Instructions for attending American Job Center Workshops:

 

The District of Columbia's Reemployment Services and Eligibility Assessment (RESEA) program is funded by a $1,093,344.30 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor. 

The District of Columbia's Dislocated Worker (WIOA) program is funded by a $10,070,193.00 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor. 

The District of Columbia's Adult (WIOA) program is funded by a $4,211,055.00 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor. 

The District of Columbia's Youth (WIOA) program is funded by a $4,638,230.00 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor. 

The District of Columbia's Employment Service (Wagner-Peyser) program is funded by a $1,931,319.00 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor.

The District of Columbia's Jobs for Veterans State Grant (JVSC) program is funded by a $485,780.00 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor. 

The District of Columbia's Workforce Information Grants program is funded by a $291,923.00 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor. 

The District of Columbia’s Dislocated Worker (COVID) Grant program is funded by a $1,245,969.00 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor.

 

Service Contact: 
American Job Center
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
(202) 724-7000
Contact Fax: 
(202) 673-6993
Contact TTY: 
TTY
Office Hours: 
Monday to Thursday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm | Friday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm